RE: virus: Faith, Logic and Purpose

Robin Faichney (
Fri, 21 Nov 1997 09:57:59 -0000

> From: Wade T. Smith[]
> >Wade, what do you vision a life without memes to be like? (Not just
> for
> >you but for society as a whole.
> >
> >Marie
> Well, that's a good question.
> Do I actually have an answer?
> No, not really.
> And anyway, you're really _not_ going to like it....
> A live without memes would be a consciousness wherein intent equaled
> behavior, and form equaled function.
> I suppose it would be that ideal sci-fi state of pure energy
> consciousness,
> like on so many Star Treks and in so many pulp fictions, but I don't
> know.
Hey, Wade, now I know why you like it here --
just like the rest of us, you're a waffler!

> So what is it? Don't know. But like other phrases I seem to like, such
> as
> 'E=MC^2', and 'Theism is mental inbreeding', and 'Art is never power'-
> they
> are constructs of creative bon-motism....
How about: "debunking isn't bonking" or "exercising power is an art"
or "exorcising power is the ultimate art" or "materialism is
Any more?