Re: virus: MS Flip Software Price

David McFadzean (
Tue, 14 Oct 1997 09:32:29 -0600

At 11:23 AM 10/14/97 -0400, Reed Konsler wrote:

>An interesting question, but I'd like to know first: Do you really think
>logic will provide an answer to questions like "why are we here" and
>"what is my purpose"? You made the assertion that the reason one
>refrained from adultery was logical. I disagree.

I said it can be logical (consciously rational) and that it is logical
(insofar as emotions are parational). Do you still disagree?

>Logic would dictate that there is some limit to any relationship, some
>maximum investment you are willing to make or maximum opportunity
>you are willing to forego. Is this true? Do you love people within

Yes, for instance I probably wouldn't allow millions of people to
die horribly (say in a nuclear holocaust) just to save my S.O. I hope
she would understand :-) What would you do?

>conditional limits? Do you hand them score cards to tell them where
>they stand?

No, why would I do that?

>What is really important to people?

I have never suggested that logic is an end unto itself.

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus