RE: virus: MS Weapon

David McFadzean (
Sat, 04 Oct 1997 16:30:21 -0600

At 03:16 PM 10/4/97 -0700, Tim Rhodes wrote:

>> If you can think of another way, let's examine it. If you can't
>> think of one, how about aesthetics as a substitute for rationality?
>> Or would that be a straw man?
>Your way or no way, huh? Not even the possibility that there may be other
>ways, huh? And you were the one telling me you weren't a fundamentalist,

Maybe you should read what I said. I asked you for an example.

>If it was 500 BC and I couldn't offer you another explanation for the
>world, other than it being flat, would that make you right?

No, but so what? We are talking about belief systems. I can tell
you about the fabulous properties of all kinds of imaginary belief
systems. Maybe some of them are possible, but if I'm vague enough
on my descriptions you won't be able to tell. Does that mean you should
give up your own? If not, then what are you talking about?

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus