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Albert Ross Eckler Jr. (August 29, 1927 – December 9, 2016) was a logologist, statistician, and author, the son of statistician A. Ross Eckler.
Absolutes is the second album by Christian rock band Stavesacre.
Area code 760 is a California telephone area code that was split from area code 619 on March 22, 1997.
The Automobile Club of Southern California is the Southern California affiliate of the American Automobile Association (AAA) federation of motor clubs.
Baker is a census-designated place located in San Bernardino County, California, US.
Beyond Language: Adventures in Word and Thought is a 1967 book written by Dmitri Borgmann.
The Bitter Spring Expedition of 1860 was a U. S. Army expedition from Fort Tejon, by Company K, First Regiment of Dragoons, led by Major James Henry Carleton, to punish suspected Southern Paiute raiders that had attacked travelers at Bitter Spring along the Los Angeles - Salt Lake Road, the winter trade route and wagon road between Utah and California.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is an agency within the United States Department of the Interior that administers more than of public lands in the United States which constitutes one-eighth of the landmass of the country.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
California State University (Cal State or CSU) is a public university system in California.
A collector road or distributor road is a low-to-moderate-capacity road which serves to move traffic from local streets to arterial roads.
Come What(ever) May is the second studio album by American Rock band Stone Sour.
Curtis Howe Springer (December 2, 1896 – August 19, 1985) was an American radio evangelist, self-proclaimed medical doctor and Methodist minister best known for founding the Zzyzx Mineral Springs resort located within Southern California's Mojave Desert.
The Desert Studies Center (DSC) is a field station of the California State University located in Zzyzx, California, United States in the Mojave Desert.
Dmitri A. Borgmann (October 22, 1927 – December 7, 1985) was a German-American author best known for his work in recreational linguistics.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
The General Mining Act of 1872 is a United States federal law that authorizes and governs prospecting and mining for economic minerals, such as gold, platinum, and silver, on federal public lands.
The Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) is a database that contains name and locative information about more than two million physical and cultural features located throughout the United States of America and its territories.
Interstate 15 (I-15) is a major Interstate Highway in the western United States.
Route 15, consisting of the contiguous segments of State Route 15 (SR 15) joined by Interstate 15 (I-15), is a major north–south state highway in the U.S. state of California, connecting San Bernardino, Riverside, and San Diego Counties.
Kyle XY is an American science fiction television series produced by ABC Family.
Lake Tuendae is an artificial pond at the Desert Studies Center in Zzyzx, California.
Las Vegas (Spanish for "The Meadows"), officially the City of Las Vegas and often known simply as Vegas, is the 28th-most populated city in the United States, the most populated city in the state of Nevada, and the county seat of Clark County.
The Latin alphabet or the Roman alphabet is a writing system originally used by the ancient Romans to write the Latin language.
The U.S. state of California is divided into 58 counties.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
Michael Connelly (born July 21, 1956) is an American author of detective novels and other crime fiction, notably those featuring LAPD Detective Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch and criminal defense attorney Mickey Haller.
The Mohave tui chub (Siphateles bicolor mohavensis) is an endangered chub originally found only in the Mojave River.
The Mojave Desert is an arid rain-shadow desert and the driest desert in North America.
Mojave National Preserve is a United States National Preserve located in the Mojave Desert of San Bernardino County, California, USA, between Interstate 15 and Interstate 40.
The Mojave Road, also known as Old Government Road formerly the Mohave Trail is a historic route and present day dirt road across what is now the Mojave National Preserve in the Mojave Desert in the United States.
Nevada (see pronunciations) is a state in the Western, Mountain West, and Southwestern regions of the United States of America.
The North American Numbering Plan (NANP) is a telephone numbering plan that encompasses 25 distinct regions in twenty countries primarily in North America, including the Caribbean and the U.S. territories.
The Pacific Time Zone (PT) is a time zone encompassing parts of western Canada, the western United States, and western Mexico.
Unusual place names are names for cities, towns, and other regions which are considered non-ordinary in some manner.
Human prehistory is the period between the use of the first stone tools 3.3 million years ago by hominins and the invention of writing systems.
San Bernardino County, officially the County of San Bernardino, is a county located in the southern portion of the U.S. state of California.
A spring is any natural situation where water flows from an aquifer to the Earth's surface.
Stavesacre are an American supergroup from Huntington Beach, California formed in 1995.
Stone Sour is an American rock band formed in Des Moines, Iowa, in 1992, performing for five years, before disbanding in 1997.
The Narrows is the 14th novel by American crime author Michael Connelly, and the tenth featuring the Los Angeles detective Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch.
The Tonopah and Tidewater Railroad was a former class II railroad that ran within the locale of eastern California and southwestern Nevada.
A state is a constituent political entity of the United States.
In law, an unincorporated area is a region of land that is not governed by a local municipal corporation; similarly an unincorporated community is a settlement that is not governed by its own local municipal corporation, but rather is administered as part of larger administrative divisions, such as a township, parish, borough, county, city, canton, state, province or country.
The United States Board on Geographic Names (BGN) is a federal body operating under the United States Secretary of the Interior.
Word Ways: The Journal of Recreational Linguistics is a quarterly magazine on recreational linguistics and logology.
Zeromancer is a Norwegian industrial rock band formed in 1999 by members of the band Seigmen.
ZIP Codes are a system of postal codes used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) since 1963.
Zzyzx is the third studio album of the Norwegian industrial rock band Zeromancer.
Zzyzx is a 2006 thriller set in the Mojave Desert and Las Vegas.
"Zzyzx Rd." is the fifth single from Stone Sour's second album Come What(ever) May.