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words denoting natural phenomena (without confinable boundaries), e.
With their intrinsic promise, a promise not confinable to any particularity, 'universal' human rights provide a present instantiation of Nietzsche's third response to the death of God.
Far less predictable and confinable, though, were those performances, such as the humorous lecture, that negotiated a different course and were energized by unexpected political and cultural forces.