782
reputation
1
5
23

Michel Ayres

What Stack Overflow is notWhat have you tried?


Stack Exchange is a fast-growing network of 85+ question and answer sites on diverse topics from software programming to cooking to photography and gaming. We build libraries of high-quality questions and answers, focused on the most important topics in each area of expertise. From our core of Q&A, to community blogs and real-time chat, we provide experts with the tools they need to make The Internet a better place. Learn more about us...


Wheaton's law

During his keynote speech at the 2007 PAX (Penny Arcade Expo), Wheaton made a note about sportsmanship when playing games online. It has since become known as Wheaton's rule or law, which states "Don't be a dick!"¹ This was intended to apply to life in general, not just online gaming.²

A revision of Wheaton's law is an expansion by comics artist and writer Bill Willingham, which states: "Don't be a dick, but it's okay to play one on TV."³

3
answers
10
questions
~48k
people reached
  • Member for 6 years, 10 months
  • 81 profile views
  • Last seen Oct 1 at 20:27

Top tags (10)

Score 24
Posts 1
Posts % 8
Score 4
Posts 4
Score 0
Posts 1
Score 0
Posts 1
Score 0
Posts 1
Score 0
Posts 1

Top posts (13) All Questions Answers | Votes Newest

View all questions and answers

Badges (29)

Gold

1

Rarest

Silver

5

Rarest

Bronze

23

Rarest