Re: Darwinizing Culture: The Status of Memetics as a Science

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    From: "Scott Chase" <>
    > Memetics sets a distinction into the mindbrains of adherents, leading to
    > interpretation of behavior through a meme-biased set of lenses.

    That being the case, I find it somewhat disingenuous to imply that memetics is
    a religion.

    --J. R.

    Useless hypotheses:
     consciousness, phlogiston, philosophy, vitalism, mind, free will, qualia,
    analog computing, cultural relativism

         Everything that can happen has already happened, not just once,
         but an infinite number of times, and will continue to do so forever.
         (Everything that can happen = more than anyone can imagine.)

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