Re: virus: Re: Rationality (meme make-up)

Kirt A. Dankmyer -- aka Loki (
Fri, 14 Mar 1997 14:44:54 -0500

>You could well be right, there, but I've got this image of memes that don't
>seem to bear any relation to anything, and it's not until a huge quantity
>of them have been amassed that they seem to make any kind of sense. It's
>certainly more complex, but I don't know if it's any different.

Certainly it would be more subtle than the method Plato assigns to
Socrates. The problem I've always had with Plato's dialog is that one can
often see where Socrates is leading the poor dupe from a mile away...

Kirt A. Dankmyer <> --- Academic Computing Specialist -- (910) 759-4202 -- PGP public key available.
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