Received: by alpheratz.cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk id QAA14436 (8.6.9/5.3[ref firstname.lastname@example.org] for cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk from email@example.com); Thu, 19 Apr 2001 16:05:10 +0100 Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2001 15:19:33 +0100 To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: Is Suicide Contagious? A Case Study in Applied Memetics Message-ID: <20010419151933.B2463@ii01.org> References: <20010419140208.AAA5702@email@example.com> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Content-Disposition: inline User-Agent: Mutt/1.3.15i In-Reply-To: <20010419140208.AAA5702@firstname.lastname@example.org>; from email@example.com on Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 10:01:49AM -0400 From: Robin Faichney <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sender: email@example.com Precedence: bulk Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
On Thu, Apr 19, 2001 at 10:01:49AM -0400, Wade T.Smith wrote:
> On 04/19/01 09:13, Vincent Campbell said this-
> >My beef
> >is in relation to the mediation part of the issue- that mediated suicide
> >(e.g. press reports, or TV dramatisations) lead to suicides in previously
> >non-suicidal people.
> One wonders if non-suicidal people _ever_ commit suicide? It seems
> impossible- it is certainly unlogical semantically.
Ever heard of "the tipping point"? :-)
-- Robin Faichney Get your Meta-Information from http://www.ii01.org (CAUTION: contains philosophy, may cause heads to spin)
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