RE: virus: MS Weapon

Richard Brodie (
Tue, 7 Oct 1997 11:53:10 -0700

On Tuesday, October 7, 1997 2:12 AM, Robin Faichney [] wrote:
> That doesn't show that patterns exist only in the mind of
> the beholder. It shows merely that different people
> match different patterns. I content that these patterns
> people see, e.g. in clouds and Rorschach (sp.?) ink blots,
> are *all* there. To quote myself (for what that's worth):
> nothing comes from nothing. People don't invent, they
> select.

If they're ALL there, how is that different from NONE of them being there?

Richard Brodie
Author, VIRUS OF THE MIND: The New Science of the Meme
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