RE: virus: MEME UPDATE: To Censor Or Not?

Richard Brodie (
Thu, 12 Dec 1996 12:35:23 -0800

Dave Pape wrote:

>Is anyone else into the concept of having a soul, some level of
>more abstract than memes and ideas, which DOESN'T persist after death?
>think it's quite an appealing concept. People are networks of subatomic
>units which by their interactions give rise to atoms, which in THEIR
>interactions, give rise to molecules, which in THEIR interactions give
>to cells, which in THEIR interactions give rise to bodies, which by
>interactions give rise to memes, so... maybe ideas interacting give
>rise to
>yet higher levels of interacting units. Just thought I'd run tha up the
>flagpole, see if anyone saluted.

Interacting memes give rise to consciousness, which if you're clever you
can feed back into the process and start reengineering your memes.
>Richard Brodie +1.206.688.8600
>CEO, Brodie Technology Group, Inc., Bellevue, WA, USA
>Do you know what a "meme" is?