Re: virus: education and the state

Sodom (
Fri, 17 Oct 1997 22:14:32 -0400

David McFadzean wrote:
> At 02:11 PM 10/17/97 CST+6CDT, chardin wrote:
> >I'm sorry if I seemed short--I was. I had just been taken to the woodshed
> >for my long quotes. I felt huffy and defensive. I was trying to
> >make a joke--you know, Sagan's forever talking about billions and
> >billions and billions of stars...I guess you had to be there.
> It is interesting from a memetic point of view that Sagan never
> said "billions and billions". That was a Johnny Carson parody
> of Sagan.
> --
> David McFadzean
> Memetic Engineer
> Church of Virus

No, he definately did say it, a lot. Did you see the mini-series Cosmos
about 15 years ago?