Re: The low fat fad

Cynthia (
Mon, 07 Jun 1999 10:39:36 -0700

> I suspect that low fat is a meme. Like most or all meme's it triggers a
> antagonistic response if it is threatened. I observe similar results in the
> gun/no-gun, abortion/no abortion and several other issues....

Interesting. Do you think that the reason smoking became so popular, was that there was a very strong pro-smoking meme? And now it is being countered by an anti-smoking meme?