Re: virus: Swollen Ranks

Tim Rhodes (
Mon, 8 Mar 1999 23:44:54 -0800

Dave wrote:

>Yeh, that makes sense- hence my use of "mythical" in the post. Hierarchies
>just emerge, don't they, in more or less /any/ grouping of people, virtual
>or otherwise. Tell you what, I'm SURE virtual hierarchy is one of the
>forces underlying the development of human culture... I can feel a poorly
>thought out, rambling post that generates a baffled lack of response coming

Okay, you've built up enough anticipation now, I think. Where's the rant? I really can't wait! (Someone told me the other day that hierarchies were passe' and that our little social group didn't have any. I laughed so hard I nearly pissed myself. I just wish I'd had a rant of yours to hand her to read while I was doubled over on the floor wiping away the tears.)

-Prof. Tim