Re: virus: Re: Rationality

David McFadzean (
Thu, 06 Mar 1997 18:22:56 -0700

At 03:09 PM 06/03/97 -0500, Alexander Williams wrote:

>What I'm trying to convey, clumsily, is that `free will' is a misnomer;
>there /is/ no `free will,' there is no `will' even. There /is/
>interaction between your myriad memetic components, but its
>unpredictible and, for all intents and purposes, has `free will' via
>being too complex to predict.

Rather than denying the existence of free will, how would you change
the definition such that it could exist? I think it can be done, and
further, other people's statements about free will started making sense.

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus