Re: Critical thinking in memetics

Aaron Lynch (
Tue, 16 Jun 1998 10:21:05 -0500

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Date: Tue, 16 Jun 1998 10:21:05 -0500
From: Aaron Lynch <>
Subject: Re: Critical thinking in memetics
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>On Tue, 16 Jun 1998 07:06:15 -0500 Aaron Lynch <> wrote:
>> My comment was about a real problem, Derek. It was not about doubting the
>> existence of Liverpool JMU. Those who list real institutions generally know
>> that they have no need to say so, even when the subject of "research
>> institutions" that exist as web or paper pages only comes up.
>Well, let's have a list of these bogus memeitcs institutions, then.
>I'd like to know exactly what they are so I can be appropriately wary
>when I see them.


My comments have already had positive effects on some of those involved,
and I hope to have further positive effects on others. Therefore, I will
presently withhold a complete list of those "institutions" that I have seen.

However, if you can tell me the train stop for the "Institute for Memetics
Research," I would be impressed.

--Aaron Lynch

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