RE: virus: Logic

Robin Faichney (
Tue, 7 Oct 1997 16:06:25 +0100

> From: chardin[]
> I'm missing something. If the term "virus" doesn't have a value
> associated with it (as Dawkin's term obviously does) doesn't it
> become somewhat redundant? Why not just use the term "idea"...
The point is how it spreads. Memes and viruses (both/all/the
only sort, take your pick) spread by replication.