virus: Re: Anti-Virus Protection

Tadeusz Niwinski (
Tue, 04 Feb 1997 01:59:04 -0800

David Rosdeitcher wrote:

> Tad made a good point that on the internet, people of like minds can find
>each other. The Church of Virus is becoming divided into 2 different
camps. And
>in case you don't know it, this is WAR!!!

People do not want to get involved in a WAR. People on this list have been
brainwashed (or more politically correct "memetically programmed") with the
word "kill" for some time (just four examples from the same person):

(1) >I LIVE to kill people's beliefs! I want to get you out of Level 2!

(2) >>Richard, what do YOU call TT, if I may ask ?
>No matter what I call it, I kill it.

>Two airplanes collided yesterday and killed 350 people!

(4)>Let's first kill this word "discovery." Ayn Rand made an INVENTION

This may explain some anti-WAR first reactions.

The other explanation is Maslow's incredibly strong need for belonging. I
could not believe how strong and irrational the reactions were to David's
logical statements.

Richard wrote:
>But Dan, isn't "dominate" a subjective value judgment? Who dominates the
>earth? People? Cockroaches? Microbes? Many would say "people," but
>there's a lot fewer of us!

I do not mind being among fewer "people" on this list and let the Level-3

David, you did not answer my question about a difference between axiom 1 and
axiom 3. I am curious what you think. Do you mind -- in the worst case --
talking to one person only?

Regards, Tadeusz (Tad) Niwinski from planet TeTa (604) 985-4159