RE: virus: All bark but no bite, unless trained: the human

Dave Pape (
Wed, 31 Mar 1999 10:10:45 +0100

At 13:31 30/03/99 -0500, you wrote:
>Just a note too, I know maybe half a dozen people who have killed others,
>all in the military, and all say they received no counseling and they feel
>pretty good about what they did, are downright proud. They all have war
>trophies - one has an entire Samuri outfit and sword taken from a man he
>shot. I am sure there are those that have a hard time - not because their
>genes, but because of their memes.

Presumably the people the military guy found hard to train to kill, had been socially trained from youth that violence was bad, so he was effectively undoing other training to some extent...