Re: virus: pale religious lechery

Robin Faichney (
Tue, 9 Mar 1999 22:16:02 +0000

Could I suggest also: religious fundamentalists literally believe -- it takes a religious liberal to "believe" in metaphors, myths etc. as psychological tools.

In message <000e01be6a68$42434340$88293fce@uymfdlvk>, Richard Brodie <> writes
>If they are not consciously choosing their beliefs, then yes.
>Richard Brodie
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>Subject: RE: virus: pale religious lechery
>At 10:22 AM 3/9/99 -0800, Richard Brodie wrote:
>>That would be great. I use Level 2 for the first set of beliefs and Level 3
>>for the second.
>I thought you said both the infidels and the faithful are Level 2.
>David McFadzean
>Memetic Engineer
>Church of Virus