Re: virus: MAIDS

Wade T.Smith (
Thu, 18 Sep 97 23:28:52 -0400

>(3) We are capable of selecting memes we let control what we do.
>Assuming (3) is true, the more we learn the wiser we can control memes in
>our minds (would it be another axiom, or can we prove it?)

Allowing 1 and 2, 3 becomes, for all intents and purposes, the very Level
3 of which we are also speaking.

I would suggest 3 is a big step, and the one where 'memetics' (whatever
that is) holds sway. It may also be culturally a useless enterprise to
explore. A mirror up to the mirror....

Wade T. Smith | "There ain't nothin' you | shouldn't do to a god." |
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