virus: CoV memespotting

David McFadzean (
Thu, 22 Apr 1999 16:54:22 -0600

>Date: Thu, 22 Apr 1999 14:22:12 -0600
>From: "Andrew R. Bailey" <>
>Organization: Philosophy, University of Calgary
>Subject: church of virus meme
>we thought you might be interested in this:
>>From Time Magazine, Canadian Edition, April 19, 1999, pg. 46 "the
>Selfish Meme" by Richard Dawkins
>"There is even a new religion (tongue in cheek, I hope) called the
>"Church of Virus," complete with its own list of Sins and Virtues and
>its own patron saint (St. Charles Darwin). I was alarmed to discover a
>passing reference to "St. Dawkin."

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Church of Virus