Re: virus: God and Level-3

David McFadzean (
Sun, 30 Mar 1997 23:29:48 -0700

> From: Tim Rhodes <>
> Date: Sunday, March 30, 1997 9:52 PM
> I think Tony is trying to make the point here, that the maximum achievable
> is dependent upon the maximum /believed/ achievable. That what subjects
> A, B, C, & D think they can achieve is an element in the formula for
> computing how much they actually can achieve.

I understand that but he is wrong for the same reason that the maximum
possible human lifespan doesn't not depend on diet (even though what you
eat obviously affects your lifespan). The maximum possible velocity does
not depend on any vehicle (and, in fact is theoretically unreachable in any
given vehicle).

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus