In Why America & China's Future Plans Are Totally Nuts, James Howard Kunstler refers to memes in his opening statements.


Societies periodically go insane. Fallacious memes sweep through a frightened and confused populace and bad things happen, bad choices get made. Two bad ideas in particular infect the American thought-o-sphere these days: 1) that non-cheap oil can keep all the rackets of consumerism going; 2) that we can offset all the quandaries of non-cheap oil with accounting fraud and debt creation. [emphasis mine]

Granted, he uses the made up "thought-o-sphere" instead of "memosphere", but otherwise it's a nice example of memetics used correctly instead of

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