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> <firstname.lastname@example.org> email@example.comDate: Wed, 23 Jan 2002 13:20:26 +0100
> Re: Recursive def. of the memeReply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
>On 22 Jan 2002, at 20:53, Joe Dees wrote:
>> Nope. Genes are obviously copiable; it happens every day.
>> They are also obviously not memes.
>Not so obvious i'd say. With genetic development at hand, genetic
>information becomes valuable, copyable by humans, and part of a
>small set of cultural environment.
Okay, a lot of genes (possessed by organisms we have yet to genetically manipulate, such as those belonging to the coelacanth) are not memes.
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