From: Scott Chase (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Fri 22 Nov 2002 - 16:08:36 GMT
>From: Jeremy Bradley <email@example.com>
>Subject: RE: Why Europe is so Contrary
>Date: Fri, 22 Nov 2002 21:08:46 +1100
> >> ...the US has to be blamed for EVERYthing. I don't think you have
> >> considered the memetic nature of the threat to postmodern civilization
> >> by a violently cannibalistic medieval memeset.>
>Maybe that is what we have got Joe, a 'postmodern civilisation'; everyone
>defines their own; everyone doubts the Grand-narratives. But, at the same
>time, everyone is civilised too. To think that this blissful state of
>affairs could be jeopardised by 'a violently cannibalistic medieval
>memeset', it's tragic. Now is that a medieval memeset that violently
>devours other medieval memesets, or just other memesets in general?
>And Joe, have you considered the effect, on existing civilisations, of
>allowing a new violently cannibalistic memeset to have political and
>economic dictatorship of the planet?
The global caliphate?
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