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On Monday, January 14, 2002, at 08:29 , Ray Recchia wrote:
> I don't think this C-meme, I-meme distinction is a good one. Person
> Alpha learns how to ride a bicycle by watching someone else do it.
> I-meme. Person Beta learns how to ride a bicycle by having someone
> describe the motions necessary to accomplish the action. C-meme. They
> both know how to ride a bicycle
Neither one has any idea how to ride a bicycle.
They just know they might be able to because other people do it.
Until they actually get on one, however, that's all they know.
And, I think this is true no matter what one talks about knowing.
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