RE: rear: virus: Levels

Richard Brodie (
Thu, 18 Feb 1999 00:49:37 -0800

Eric wrote:

<<It is, however, hard

to believe hypocrites; even if they do mean well.>>

So you call someone who gives someone advice that he doesn't follow himself a hypocrite. Interesting. Suppose a physician prescribed a drug for you but didn't take it himself. Is she a hypocrite?

<< I think we both

agree that distinguish and discard is quite useful. Why do you state otherwise in your book?>>

Whether or not a practice is useful depends upon one's purpose. The purpose of Virus of the Mind is to empower people by teaching them memetics in order to raise their level of consciousness.

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