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  • n. The northernmost point on celestial bodies other than Earth.
  • n. The positive pole of a magnetic dipole that seeks geographic north.

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  • The place where Santa's workshop is located and the place that he and Mrs. Claus call home.

    February 19, 2008

  • "I am signaling you through the flames.
    The North Pole is not where it used to be.
    Manifest destiny is no longer manifest; civilization self-destructs.
    Nemesis is knocking at your door
    ... The state of the world calls out for poetry to save it."
    - 'Poetry as Insurgent Art', Lawrence Ferlinghetti.

    December 16, 2007