Re: virus: George Lakoff lecture

Kirt A. Dankmyer -- aka Loki (
Wed, 12 Mar 1997 09:50:33 -0500

>break it into more digestable chunks (mm, ideas-as-food).

Which, relating it to a point made in the lecture, is yet another example
of a metaphor based on the body... ;) Personally, as bodily metaphors for
ideas go, I prefer ideas-as-drugs. ("Woah, man, just mainlined some Ayn

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