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  • n. a land imagined by Jonathan Swift where impractical projects were pursued and practical projects neglected

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Examples

  • Elizabell, an engineering genius, teams up with her new benefactor to build a laputa, an island in the sky.

    Ideas, segment 1

  • as for specific stuff: i'm thinking laputa: castle in the sky and nausica in the valley of the wind will be 'adult' enough, though kiki's delivery service and totoro are 100% win.

    Anime Bleg

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