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> Re: Knowledge, Memes and Sensory Perception "Wade T. Smith" <firstname.lastname@example.org> email@example.comReply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
>On Tuesday, January 15, 2002, at 01:09 , Keith Henson wrote:
>> As a result of it, phrenology is a relatively unpopular meme because it
>> was subjected to the scientific method and found wanting.
>Astrology is an extremely popular behavior, untrammeled, it seems, by
>any and all efforts of scientific methodology.
>As is acupuncture.
>Popularity is a memetic vector, not a scientific validity.
>As for why phrenology is not more popular in this day of feng shui, your
>guess is as good as mine.
>It should be popular, looking around....
There was a fellow who was attending a phrenology convention. On his way down to the hotel lobby, a bellhop offered him the services of a call girl.
He flipped a coin.
Get it? HEADS or TAILS! (snicker!)
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