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This was the Black Rock City plan for 2003. We named the curving streets that form the arc of Black Rock City after concepts of belief, and the city's radial streets were labeled with adjectives that could be used to qualify belief. Our city plan ended up as an enormous phrase generator, with the intersections of the street grid yielding 172 combinations of paired words.

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