From: Keith Henson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Wed 30 Nov 2005 - 00:52:38 GMT
At 12:04 PM 11/28/2005 +0000, you wrote:
>Whets interesting about memes like these is that we give them more
>headspace, despite low probability of occurrence, than memes dealing with
>far more dangerous things like cars etc.
Our psychological traits and behavioral switches were evolved long before
the current world with cars in it.
The things that get out attention now tend to map into aspects of life
that were very important then.
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