Re: virus: Re: Manipulation 101 Lesson 10

Corey A. Cook (
Sun, 23 Feb 1997 18:33:55 -0800

David Rosdeitcher wrote:
> 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? -DavidLow-profit memes.
Corey A. Cook

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