RE: virus: Scientists and Philosophers

Richard Brodie (
Wed, 10 Feb 1999 09:39:38 -0800

Bob Gordon wrote:

<<So who says caring about people is more valuable
than caring about ideas?>>


<<So I would think a skeptic would be your best friend...

...they can help you disinfect foreign memes.

And that might be the highest form of "care" he can give to you.>>

I love skeptics. But I am here to raise people's consciousness. Frankly the people with the highest consciousness already -- high Level 2ers like skeptics -- are the most interesting to me.

There's no such thing as a foreign meme, btw. There are only memes that point toward, and memes that point away from, your purpose.

Richard Brodie Author, "Virus of the Mind: The New Science of the Meme" Free newsletter! Visit Meme Central at