RE: virus: A memetic revelation

Eva-Lise Carlstrom (
Fri, 5 Sep 1997 13:30:42 -0700 (PDT)

On Fri, 5 Sep 1997, David McFadzean wrote:

> Well, yes, besides that :) My point is that I can believe in
> your "god" and remain an atheist while many (most?) self-proclaimed
> theists wouldn't consider their god to be yours any more than they
> would identify their god with TV or the internet. Why do you call
> the human memetic superorganism "God"?

Actually, this is a communications problem frequently overlooked.

"You ask me whether I believe in God. If I say yes, you think I believe
in your God."

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