[rc5] OT: Platform Wars

bennett_t1 at popmail.firn.edu bennett_t1 at popmail.firn.edu
Fri Jun 27 18:21:23 EDT 1997


Thompson, Christopher wrote:

> >Sorry for wasting the bandwith... this is the last time, honest!
>
> You are all a bunch of Nazis.

Bite me.

> I hereby invoke Godwin's Law (see below) and declare that this
> thread is now over.  I don't care that I lost this argument (I didn't
> espouse a position).
>
> :-)
>
> Godwin's Law
>
> prov. [Usenet] "As a Usenet discussion grows longer, the probability
> of
> a
> comparison involving Nazis or Hitler approaches one." There is a
> tradition in many groups that, once this occurs, that thread is over,
> and
> whoever mentioned the Nazis has automatically lost whatever argument
> was in progress. Godwin's Law thus practically guarantees the
> existence
> of
> an upper bound on thread length in those groups."
>
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