Re: virus: Models

Eric Boyd (
Tue, 18 Jun 1996 00:33:34 -0500

Tim Rhodes wrote:

> > One of the things that I've always thought would make a certain kind of
> > sense at level three would be to respond to /your own/ posts. Looks
> > kind of self defeating at level two, but when you realize at level three
> > that the debate is not about winning (or infecting the others with your
> > meme's) but rather about striving to map reality in a useful way, it
> > becomes obvious that if you see something in your own post that is "not
> > good" then /by all means/ reply to yourself.
> This could be an interesting exercise. I wonder how it would play itself
> out?

For starters, everyone, start reading your own posts when they come back
to you. Really read them, don't just skim. And reply! I know that
I've been just sending them to the trash... no longer.