Re: virus: The One or the Many? (was: META)

Wade T.Smith (
Thu, 16 Oct 97 16:43:19 -0400

>In my first post I was trying
>to decide if it would be better to study some kind of behavior that
>*matters* as opposed to studying something so inconsequential.
>I HATE JUNK SCIENCE. I see too many people try to study complex things
>without controls or elimination of variables. It just seemed to me that
>how this fad developed and persists in our culture might be


1. Streaking _matters_? Or are you saying that studying the
inconsequential is OK?

2. A fad is not a meme.

3. People have been streaking, in one form or another, for thousands of

Wade T. Smith