virus: Special Delivery (was: TV is Good)

Tim Rhodes (
Wed, 30 Jul 1997 11:12:03 -0700 (PDT)

On Tue, 29 Jul 1997, Dave Stephens wrote:

> This is my first submission, so I hope I did this correctly.

Welcome, Dave.

> I think the initial implantation of a meme is as important for success as
> the meme content, yet I haven't seen it talked about much in the email I've
> been following (I've only been on the list for a few days though). For
> successful short-term implantation, I think meme _delivery_ crucial.

Yes, the most sophisticated virus in the world is useless if it can't
penetrate a cell wall. What are a few `effective' meme delivery modes?
(I know you'll have an answer or two on this one, Richard.)

-Prof. Tim