virus: Perspectives

Reed Konsler (
Tue, 22 Jul 1997 12:23:49 -0400 (EDT)

>Date: Mon, 21 Jul 1997 10:32:13 -0600
>From: David McFadzean <>
>At 10:56 AM 18/07/97 -0700, Ken Pantheists wrote:
>>Dave wrote:
>>>The world is a _________ that needs to be _____________.
>>Life is a joy to be lived, not a problem to be solved.
>>(Inspired by Richard and the Giant Peach)
>I thought Richard was saying that the world is a ripe fruit
>that needs to be consumed :)
>Why do you deny that the world is a problem that needs to
>be solved? In this Perspectives exercise I am not saying
>that there is only one valid perspective, or that anyone
>should have only one. Can you see the hypocrisy in using
>technology to send a message like yours?

If you believe that the universe, as far as you understand it,
is BY DEFINITION do you avoid hypocrisy?

It's the Aphorist's Dillema: what facet of "reality" do you wish
to see today? Fine, but don't expect it to be the same tomorrow.

The world is chaos, this needs to be accepted.


Reed Konsler