RE: Internal meme?

John C. 'Buck' Field (
Mon, 4 Oct 1999 10:14:42 -0500

From: "John C. 'Buck' Field" <>
To: <>
Subject: RE: Internal meme?
Date: Mon, 4 Oct 1999 10:14:42 -0500
In-Reply-To: <99100413540402.00322@faichney>

>-----Original Message-----
>From: []On Behalf
>Of Robin Faichney
>Not many people around here would refer to the meme that way.

Popularity is not the goal of my definition. Expanding my understanding is.

>It is a very
>loose usage which can work in some contexts, but not where memetics itself is
>the main topic of interest.

Do you have an example where this definitions fails within a context of interest in

>This has been discussed at great length quite recently. You should check the

Yes it has. Is there any portion of this great length that you feel is relevant, and
if so, where is it and why does it relate?

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what ships are for. Carpe Diem!
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