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

David McFadzean (
Tue, 28 Oct 1997 17:41:53 -0700

At 07:31 PM 10/28/97 -0500, Wade T.Smith wrote:

>granola gurus and newage crap artists.. This is kind of the scope of
>cognitive studies in neuroscience, and there are massive inroads being
>developed through the use of functional MRI (real-time viewing of mental
>activity.) It is a very exciting area, and one where truly the meme may
>be found.

Given that everyone has slightly different brains, shouldn't we expect
memes with the same semantics (i.e. different instances of the same meme)
to have different syntax (i.e. physical patterns) in different brains?

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus