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> Re: AbstractismDate: Wed, 6 Feb 2002 07:54:54 -0500
> "Wade T.Smith" <email@example.com> "Memetics Discussion List" <firstname.lastname@example.org>Reply-To: email@example.com
>Hi Joe Dees -
>>>>Perhaps the medium
>>>>merely facilitates the formation of meaning in the mind of the reader.
>>And it does that because it was engineered to do that by the writer. Not
>>just any meaning. Specifically intended meanings.
>And, they can be misunderstood, too.
Perfect communication is an impossibly absolutist abstraction that requires perfectly attuned communicators using a perfect communicational tool.
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