From: Richard Brodie (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu 31 Oct 2002 - 17:33:54 GMT
<<Beme1 is not beme2 but, yes, the similarities have a great deal to do
with the preparations made by the performers, and, yes, memory is a
prime agent in the preparatory process. (Joe's meme-ory storage.) One
would expect the memories of performers within the same culture to be
packed with much of the same information.
And thus, the bemes they each perform, to also have similarities.>>
A meme is a unit of information in the mind whose existence influences the
behavior of the host such that more copies of itself get created in other
A virus of the mind is a collection of memes, artifacts, and minds that by
its nature tends to replicate to other minds.
Behavior is the expression of a mind influenced by memes.
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