Re: virus: Picture of Faith mind virus!

David McFadzean (
Fri, 24 Oct 1997 10:08:21 -0600

At 05:02 AM 10/24/97 -0500, Brett Lane Robertson wrote:

>This memetic complex (see) forms a "virus" between the memetic symbols for
>"medicine" and "object permanence". "Faith" is a virus in this respect
>because, as illustrated, it does not have a memetic shell (illustrated by
>the oval shapes and the traits which define them). Instead, faith is formed
>as the masculine and feminine poles of one or the other meme proper reverse
>polarity*--in this case, object permanence is reversed so that "government"
>and "religion" have taken on an opposite masculine/feminine bent. As the
>two memes bond masculine to feminine, an "internalization" occurs. "Love"
>and "hate" are the external manifestations of this internalization...the
>viral hooks which encourage infestation.

Brett, you are obviously insane. That's why I like you. :)

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus