Re: virus: Tabacco mind virus.

Drakir (
Thu, 07 Aug 1997 10:51:29 +0100

Tony Hindle wrote:

> >> >How about pro-tobacco memes that are not spawned by the company, but
> >> >rather within society?
> Such as?

Smoking is cool.
Smoking is grown-up.

All those kind of memes that circulate in adolscence.

> >> Without the financial campagn to distort the culture people
> >> would quickly realise that they smoke cos they are addicted and if you
> >> start you are just a cunt.
> >
> >You're giving human kind an awfully large amount of credit for
> >intelligence. If the human race were really that clever, then we'd have
> >stopped killing ourselves off years ago.
> Im giving them very little credit for intelligence, I am
> considering them as entirely programmed from their culture.

And you still expect people to realise that they're leading themselves
rapidly to demise?

Like the Terminator said:

"It's in your very nature to destroy yourselves."

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