Re: RE[2]: virus: Virian "tarot"

David Leeper (
Wed, 09 Oct 1996 12:31:37 -0500

:>> there ought to
:>> be a card or three relating to evolution.
:>The Tree of Life?
: Interesting: from a Qabbalistic-structure standpoint, we cound
:introduce both evolution and transhumanism: the neo-Platonic concept of
:Sephirtothic emanations (the flaming sword) could represent evolution,
:while the "path to enlightenment" (the snake that entwines the 22 paths on
:the Tree) could represent transhumanism.
: Of course, this would only seem applicable to a Tarot mimicry deck....

This seems rather "design by comitee" to me.

David Leeper
Homo Deus