Re: virus: Consensual Bandersnatching

Thu, 13 May 1999 14:47:45 -0700

Dave Pape wrote:

> At 23:26 12/05/99 -0700, KMO wrote:

> > If it's not OUR dogma, we won't be as
> >righteous about enforcing conformity and we'll miss out on the really potent
> >buzz we could be getting if we were filled with the
> >atheistic/agnostic/pantheistic spiritualist motivational equivalent of the
> holy
> >spirit.
> In that case we should work the dogma into wonderful hymns and sing tehm
> for half an hour every morning. Soon we'd be lethally programmed killing
> machines. Of hate.

I still think we'd need to generate or find a dogma of which we can take ownership. Can you imagine the Hermit getting up each morning to sing "Onward Christian Soldiers?"