Re: DIPLOMACY: Memetic Morphing

Hara Ra (
Sun, 06 Dec 1998 23:55:03 -0800

Well, duh, Ken, when are you going to come and do some of this - session work? eh?

At 09:29 PM 11/11/98 +0800, my inner geek wrote:
>Does anyone know of any systematic deprogramming techniques that can
>be used to efficiently reprogram Regilious believe systems to
>rational belief systems?
>For example, if you were in charge of network programming for Baghdad
>metropolitan and suburban television, and had an unlimited supply of
>SONY Trinitron televisions to hand out, would it be possible to
>convert the citizens' attitudes to some that were more friendly to
>Western ideas?
>In the interest of "Open Systems", what if we were to suddenly
>eliminate National Borders and Customs? What would happen?
>How could we accelerate memetic propagation in such a way that there
>could evently be free and unrestricted global travel and goods

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