Can someone literally be in the middle of nowhere?

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  1. Toneseeker361

    Toneseeker361 Member

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    I just heard the term watching a show about Atlantis and the term came up.
    What say you?
    I say no, because nowhere does not really exist.
    Everywhere I go, I am somewhere, no?
     
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    A-Bone Montonero, MOY, Multitudes Gold Supporting Member

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  4. Rango

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    I'm there right now....

    actually - the far side. So not quite the middle ;)
     
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    Meatloaf was. It's near the end of the line, he says.
     
  6. Analog Delay

    Analog Delay I Judge Books By Covers Silver Supporting Member

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    Have you ever been to West Texas?

    If you can find the very center of West Texas, that's the middle of nowhere.
     
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    Suzanne Vega was once just left of center, off of the strip.
     
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  10. sundog964

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    Yes, between wendover and winemucca NV.
     
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    "Out here in the perimeter..........."
     
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    Now I'm Here ........Now I'm There.............
     
  13. Drawde

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    Yep, just climb on top of the h.
     
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    I think you can be nowhere, but not in the middle of it because if it's nowhere it doesn't have any boundaries, otherwise it would be somewhere, so a middle of it doesn't exist. Or Amarillo, that's pretty damn close
     
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    This ^

    I10 between Tucson and San Antone, is the middle of nowhere .
    El Paso is the Capital of nowhere
     
  16. 27sauce

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    Beat me to it, I'm in El Paso now, and it's vast nothingness really got me on my run this morning. Hopeless, intoxicating, empty...the best place in the US to truly hide out. The Lithium doesn't hurt...
     
  17. Rick Lee

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    Oh man, there are lots of areas in NV that make west TX look crowded and too modern.
     
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    Language would be so boring if it were only literal- devoid of any literary constructs.
     
  19. phoenix 7

    phoenix 7 Silver Supporting Member

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    No, nowhere is nowhere.
     
  20. JPF

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    It's easy to get to. Nowhere is flat. We know this. Simply fold nowhere in half, make a crease, then lay it out flat again. Travel across it until you reach the crease. VoilĂ !
     

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