Date: Wed, 11 Jan 1995 08:54:03 -0500 From: "Bethany Dumas, UTK" Subject: Re: Brick reality and language in cyberspace Your mention of "brick reality" is the first I've heard. It seems parallel to another usage I am familiar with: skin meeting. There are now electronic "meetings" of various 12-step groups (Alcoholics Anonymous, et.c) on the net, and members of those groups sometimes refer to flesh-and-blood meetinsgs as "skin meetings." Bethany Dumas = dumasb[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]