Benford's law of controversy, as established by science fiction author Gregory Benford in 1980, is A controversy is a contentious dispute, a disagreement over which parties are actively arguing. ... Science fiction is a form of speculative fiction principally dealing with the impact of imagined science and technology, or both, upon society and persons as individuals. ... Gregory Benford (born January 30, 1941) is a science fiction author and physicist who is on the faculty of the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of California, Irvine. ... 1980 is a leap year starting on Tuesday. ...
Passion is inversely proportional to the amount of real information available.
In psychology and common terminology, emotion is the language of a persons internal state of being, normally based in or tied to their internal (physical) and external (social) sensory feeling. ...
Wilcox-McCandlish law of online discourse evolution
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Categories: Science fiction stubs | Adages Godwins law (also Godwins rule of Nazi analogies) is an adage in Internet culture that was originated by Mike Godwin in 1990. ... The Wilcox-McCandlish law of online discourse evolution, developed by Bryce Wilcox and Stanton McCandlish on USENET, is There are numerous corollaries: McCandlishs first corollary to the Wilcox-McCandlish law: The exception to McCandlishs first corollary: When a thread reaches the flame war stage, all changes in thread... Science fiction is a form of speculative fiction principally dealing with the impact of imagined science and technology, or both, upon society and persons as individuals. ...
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