Re: virus: change in the church

David McFadzean (
Tue, 22 Jun 1999 22:17:33 -0600

From: psypher <>
Sent: Tuesday, June 22, 1999 7:39 PM

> ...what about tracing the lineage of the meme meme? It's relevant,
> interesting and starts with Dawkins - which includes him in the
> history without canonizing him

The meme meme can be traced back to at least Herbert Spencer, whose ideas of the evolution of culture predates Darwin's Origin of Species.