Godwin's Law

Godwin's law (kent forby as Godwin's Rule o Nazi Analogies or Godwin's Law o Nazi Analogies [1] [2]) is a threap by Mike Godwin in 1990 [2] that haes become an Internet adage. It states: "As an online discussion grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving Nazis or Hitler approaches 1." [2] [3] In ither wirds, Godwin said that, gien eneuch time, in ony online collogue—maugre the topic or scowth—somebody will aye mak comparison tae Hitler or the Nazis.

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Fitmerks

  1. Tim Skirvin (1999–2009). "How to post about Nazis and get away with it—the Godwin's law FAQ". Skirv's Wiki. Retrieved 2006-05-07. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Meme, Counter-meme". Wired. Retrieved 2006-03-24.  Check date values in: |date= ( help)
  3. "Godwin's law of Nazi Analogies (and Corollaries)". EFF.org. Electronic Frontier Foundation. pp. "Net Culture – Humor" archive section. Retrieved 2012-06-19. 
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