Re: virus: maxims and ground rules

Davorin Mestric (
Wed, 12 May 1999 00:21:43 +0200

From: KMO <>
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Subject: virus: maxims and ground rules

> According to the CoV website, one of the current projects on the Virus
> list is assembling a set of maxims that we can all agree upon. Of what
> does that set consist at this point?

> One neat thing about agreeing on a set of shared assumptions for guiding
> the project of creating a memetically engineered religion is that we
> could list them up front and say, "If you are interested in
> participating in an ongoing project based upon these basic ground rules,
> then we invite you to join the discussion."

another, more effective way is to state who is the enemy.

does CoV attack religions in general, or, any specific religion?

does it attack science?

> Are we all agreed that consciousness is better than/preferable to
> unconsciousness?

off course not. it goes against the theory of flow. it's sometimes fun to be unaware.