Re: Heroism

Prof. Gomes (
Tue, 03 Feb 1998 22:15:07

At 14:40 03/02/98 -0800, you wrote:
>I might add though that a similar effect is involved in the spread of the
>memes for serial killing and for suicidal terrorism. The meme causes
>an act whose notoriety spreads the meme widely. It then only needs to
>take root in a few individuals to survive.
>Of course, heroes are praised, while serial killers are condemned. So
>there is more involved than just this simple memetic competition. But
>the cases do share some similarities in how the memes spread.

For example: Jesus' story..... nicht war ???