Re: virus: Re: Manipulation 101 Lesson 10

David Rosdeitcher (
23 Feb 97 11:31:24 EST

Eva wrote:
>I do have a quibble with David R.'s usage of the term 'virus' here;
>someone else mentioned it earlier too. All memes act like viruses, and if
>one is to be a called a virus they all should, not just the ones we happen
>not to approve of.
Eva is saying that ALL memes, whether or not we approve of them, act like
viruses. So, there needs to be a distinctive term for memes we don't approve
of. Any suggestions? -David