Re: virus: Faith, Logic and Purpose

David McFadzean (
Tue, 18 Nov 1997 09:47:51 -0700

At 12:00 AM 11/18/97 -0800, Tim Rhodes wrote:
>On Fri, 14 Nov 1997, David McFadzean wrote:
>> "Computers are useless. They only give you answers." - Picasso
>> It is a humorous quote, but it shows only that Picasso didn't have
>> a clue about computers.

Really. Somehow I doubt that Picasso has seen some of the incredible
art done with computers recently. Do you think computers are useless
or only give you answers?

>Imagine this: Each meme isn't a solid particle, but rather a wave. Some
>cause interference patterns with others. How do you apply "mutually
>exclusive" to a waveform?

When one wave counteracts the effect of another. This happens when
they are "out of phase" with each other.

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus