From: Philip Jonkers (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri 18 Oct 2002 - 07:54:24 GMT
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From: "Philip A.E. Jonkers" <email@example.com>
Sent: Thursday, October 03, 2002 10:42 PM
Subject: Re: Are memes ideas?
> > Howzabout forbearance? You ceretainly cannot claim that the
> > conscious decision not to engage in a behavior is itself a behavior, but
> > teetotalers, nonsmokers, straights and celibates, among others, "do" it
> > all the time. And they may communicate their convictions to others, but
> > they are "practicing" them even when such communication is not
> > occurring.
> But you can *practise* celibacy as well as you can practise safe sex for
> Both are examples of behavior I think, the only difference is that the
> former is
> indeed a behavior of forbearance while the other may be called a behavior
> thoughtful action for all I know.
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