Received: by alpheratz.cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk id EAA18188 (8.6.9/5.3[ref email@example.com] for cpm.aca.mmu.ac.uk from firstname.lastname@example.org); Wed, 23 Jan 2002 04:30:22 GMT Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2002 20:26:01 -0800 Message-Id: <200201230426.g0N4Q1822823@mail15.bigmailbox.com> Content-Type: text/plain Content-Disposition: inline Content-Transfer-Encoding: binary X-Mailer: MIME-tools 4.104 (Entity 4.116) X-Originating-Ip: [126.96.36.199] From: "Joe Dees" <email@example.com> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Re: sex and the single meme Sender: email@example.com Precedence: bulk Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org('binary' encoding is not supported, stored as-is)
> Re: sex and the single memeDate: Tue, 22 Jan 2002 18:46:52 -0500
> "Wade T. Smith" <email@example.com> "Memetics Discussion List" <firstname.lastname@example.org>Reply-To: email@example.com
>Hi Francesca S. Alcorn -
>>Sexual reproduction in bacteria may involve taking up DNA from
>>the environment, from viruses, from plasmids, or from conjugation.
>>The addition of genetic variability is random and depends on the
>>correct binding receptors on the surface of the bacterium.
>I like it.
>[Sexual] reproduction in memes may involve taking up meme-stuff from the
>environment, from viruses, from designs, or from active mingling. The
>addition of memetic variability is random and depends on the correct
>binding receptors in the host.
Mutation is mightily influenced by context.
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