Tim Rhodes (
Sun, 28 Sep 1997 22:10:36 -0700 (PDT)

On Sun, 28 Sep 1997, Brett Lane Robertson wrote:

> If you are pointing out that at some point an ancestor is a
> descendent...then The Ancestor--being his own descendent (father to himself,
> son to himself; therefore a trinity of father, son, holy spirit)--could
> *ascend*...this quality being (what?) self consciousness? Memetically
> speaking, would this quality allow for choosing one's own evolution...

Actually, that wasn't what I was saying. But strangely, choosing one's
own evolution is the basis of a rant on the history future of the <alien
abduction> meme I'll be reading at a performance next weekend.

(...and they say there are no coincidences!)

-Prof. Tim