Re: virus: Models

David McFadzean (
Fri, 13 Jun 1997 00:08:08 -0600

> From: Eric Boyd <>
> Date: Wednesday, June 12, 1996 11:44 PM

> The Church of SubGenius worships "Bob", so it isn't a counter example.

If "Bob" caught you worshipping Him, He would suck the slack
right out of you until you were nothing but a smoking husk.

> Anyway, given that all of these are "small" I'd say that the point still
> holds. "Church" is inherently about worship. And check this out: my
> Collins Concise dictionary has Church as first: misc inapplicable
> Christian meanings, including "building", "gathering of people",
> "particular Christain denomination" and then as "institutional religion
> as political or social force"... is this the kind of thing you want to
> associate the RoV with?

A building? That would be nice some day. Right after the money
starts rolling in. A gathering of people? Yes, it is already. An
institutional religion as political or social force? Definitely, I've
got high aspirations for this venture.

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus