Received: by alpheratz.cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk id OAA13171 (8.6.9/5.3[ref firstname.lastname@example.org] for cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk from email@example.com); Mon, 26 Nov 2001 14:36:36 GMT Message-ID: <A9242497E856D211807300805F19E92A06C64CF5@abzexch001.haleurope.halnet.com> From: Charles Brown <Charles.Brown@Halliburton.com> To: "'firstname.lastname@example.org'" <email@example.com> Subject: RE: Verbal memeticism Date: Mon, 26 Nov 2001 14:29:27 -0000 X-Mailer: Internet Mail Service (5.5.2653.19) Content-Type: text/plain Sender: firstname.lastname@example.org Precedence: bulk Reply-To: email@example.com
That's a lousy defintion to be blunt.
A better defintion would be,
"An idea or information pattern does not become a meme until the idea or
information pattern is replicated or redistributed by another indvidiual to
a third party."
It's slightly easier to follow at least I guess >=O)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Wade T.Smith [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: 26/November/2001 14:19
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> Subject: Re: Verbal memeticism
> >From the definition of meme at EMIT-
> "An idea or information pattern is not a meme until it causes someone to
> replicate it, to repeat it to someone else."
> Does not requiring the replication also require the thing that is
> Anyway, something is out there.
> What do you want to call it?
> - Wade
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