RE: FW: "Retarding the Progress" - A Call for Specifics

Gatherer, D. (
Mon, 08 Mar 1999 09:26:30 +0100

Date: Mon, 08 Mar 1999 09:26:30 +0100
From: "Gatherer, D. (Derek)" <>
Subject: RE: FW: "Retarding the Progress" - A Call for Specifics
To: "''" <>


> Your "summary" again misrepresents me on numerous points. But rather
> than
> pursuing an argument with someone who does not even agree on what I
> have
> said, I state for the record that I stand by what I said in my 1998
> paper
> (notwithstanding the possibility of extending its symbolic methods to
> cover
> things that I don't label as mnemons or memes).

Well I still maintain that I have not misrepresented you. I
have only attempted to deal with the things you actually do say, and the
things which are implicit in your arguments. You asked for this debate,
and now it seems you don't want to engage in it.

As you said yourself:

> I leave it to list subscribers form their own concusions.


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