I see the correlation.
The last e-budo poster said "That is why direct concious manipulation of core kata in a system is so dangerous, as you start tampering with primary memetic constructs". Dangerous? Not if you know what you're doing. Look at how much various styles vary the same kata, but the MEME is the same. It's like your hair gene may say blond and curly, while mine says dark and wavy, but they both "work".