Received: by alpheratz.cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk id WAA21553 (8.6.9/5.3[ref firstname.lastname@example.org] for cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk from email@example.com); Tue, 5 Mar 2002 22:27:03 GMT X-Originating-IP: [184.108.40.206] User-Agent: Microsoft-Outlook-Express-Macintosh-Edition/5.0.3 Date: Tue, 05 Mar 2002 22:18:19 +0000 Subject: Re: Example of an aggresive [sic] irrational meme From: Steve Drew <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Jom-emit <email@example.com> Message-ID: <B8AAF05F.2ADfirstname.lastname@example.org> Content-type: text/plain; charset="US-ASCII" Content-transfer-encoding: 7bit X-OriginalArrivalTime: 05 Mar 2002 22:21:12.0864 (UTC) FILETIME=[0EFB5200:01C1C494] Sender: email@example.com Precedence: bulk Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Date: Sat, 2 Mar 2002 15:08:41 -0500
> From: "Wade T.Smith" <email@example.com>
> Subject: Re: Example of an aggresive [sic] irrational meme
> On Saturday, March 2, 2002, at 11:25 , Steve Drew wrote:
>> Also IMO memes don't have traits such as aggressive or irrational any
>> than they have a colour, as the meme is the behaviour, rather than a
>> possessor of the behaviour.
> Ah, a fellow behaviorally oriented memeist.
>> I've seen Saving Private Ryan, but don't recall FUBAR
> There are, of course, a whole slew of rank and file based acronyms,
> SNAFU being the most well-known, perhaps, and the one which my father
> most euphemistically told me meant Situation Normal, All Fouled Up. And
> so, I suppose, it could mean....
> - - Wade
I'm in the wider camp rather than behaviour only, though it is a major part
I'll grant you.
The version i would think of suggests that your father is very polite:-)
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