Re: virus: Tabacco mind virus.

Drakir (
Mon, 21 Jul 1997 14:50:31 +0100

Eric Boyd wrote:

> Meme's actually spread better as soon as you link them with *danger*
> because danger is one of our primary buttons. Killing someone is a very
> good way to get into the news. And the news is definatly going to
> mention that he was a tabacco spokeperson, and possibly spread his
> "best" meme's (and he was most famous for his slogan "A taste you can
> call your own")

Also you run the risk of making a martyr of him, and giving the public
the impression that you're just trying to blame someone else for your
own problems (ie dying of cancer). I really don't think you'd get all
that much sympathy in the press.

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