Re: Sensory and sensibility

From: Jeremy Bradley (
Date: Sun Feb 03 2002 - 07:13:54 GMT

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    At 05:27 PM 2/02/02 -0500, you wrote:
    >If memes are the atomic units of culture, then, all memes can only be
    >conditionally true, since all cultures are only places where others are
    >doing the same.
    >Any coincidence between memes and facts is accidental.
    >- Wade

    Right on Wade (and sorry about the silence lately)
    This is what i was getting at in my critisism of the 'might-is-right' meme.
    In Australian culture it was thought that one could 'sort out' a dispute by
    physical combat. This, as i see it is biblicly derived and may be seen to
    be conditionally true; if you are the winner (but then history was always
    written by winners).

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