Re: A Question for Wade

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    Hi Scott Chase -

    >What's so special about the "meme" term? Why can't we just use "idea",
    >"belief", or "concept" to say the same thing? As Ernst Mayr says of the
    >(bq) "It seems to me that this word is nothing but an unnecessary synonym of
    >the term "concept"." (eq)

    All of which and thus forced me to reconstruct my own thinking and remove
    all farce. The meme is a cultural artifact. Any other usage is erroneous
    and multiplicative.

    - Wade

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