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> Re: Definition, PleaseDate: Tue, 27 Nov 2001 09:05:18 -0500
> "Wade T.Smith" <firstname.lastname@example.org> "memetics list" <email@example.com>Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
>On 11/26/01 23:09, Joe Dees said this-
>>My view is option #2; that memes possess a lifecycle that includes both
>>internal and external components (L-meme + G-meme); they mutate, or not
>>(are stored) mainly within people - and in things like books and
>>databases, which are external memory and copmmunication aids, are
>>propagated between people and are selected for or against within other
>Kind of like an insect's metamorphosis, then, lying in pupal stage in the
>mind after being deposited there by the adult, and, somehow, emerging
>into a behavior.
>Not viruses of the mind, but maggots.
Or tapeworms, or fleas.
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