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June 23, 2008


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Interesting. I had heard of unobta(i)nium before (on which see, e.g., http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unobtainium), but not its more readily available counterpart.

Reminds me a bit of M.F. Greene's _Praying for Sheetrock_ (1991), which featured both _obtainium_ and _unobtainium_.


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