Re: virus: RE: Smart Asses - a breakdown

David McFadzean (
Sun, 03 Nov 1996 15:17:28 -0700

At 09:06 AM 30/10/96 -0600, ken sartor wrote:
>BTW - what kind of person DOES join Mensa? For what purpose
>(put on their resume. status symbol with friends, self satisfaction,
>others)? Are there members of this list who have joined?

I joined about 10 years ago only to prove to myself that I could. I
quit a couple years later when I determined empirically that a
relatively high IQ is not positively correlated with interesting
conversationalists, though I did make a couple lasting friendships
which made the experience worthwhile.

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus