History Main / TheCommandments

7th Jun '16 2:31:12 AM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


** We ought to note that the robots, after becoming totally sentient and [[RidiculouslyHumanRobots ridiculously human]], eventually develop a ''[[ZerothLawRebellion Zeroth]]'' law: A robot may not injure ''humanity'', or, through inaction, allow ''humanity'' to come to harm. This comes to light in the prequels and later sequels to ''{{Foundation}}'', in which it is a key part of Asimov's ArcWelding.

to:

** We ought to note that the robots, after becoming totally sentient and [[RidiculouslyHumanRobots ridiculously human]], eventually develop a ''[[ZerothLawRebellion Zeroth]]'' law: A robot may not injure ''humanity'', or, through inaction, allow ''humanity'' to come to harm. This comes to light in the prequels and later sequels to ''{{Foundation}}'', ''Literature/{{Foundation}}'', in which it is a key part of Asimov's ArcWelding.



* ''AnimalFarm'' has the principles of Animalism, which are written on the side of the barn for all to see. The first principle was "All animals are equal". As their system [[HeWhoFightsMonsters slipped into totalitarianism and tyranny]], the principles got altered and removed until only a subversion of the first rule remained: "All animals are equal, but some are more equal than others." The other six laws, in order of appearance:

to:

* ''AnimalFarm'' ''Literature/AnimalFarm'' has the principles of Animalism, which are written on the side of the barn for all to see. The first principle was "All animals are equal". As their system [[HeWhoFightsMonsters slipped into totalitarianism and tyranny]], the principles got altered and removed until only a subversion of the first rule remained: "All animals are equal, but some are more equal than others." The other six laws, in order of appearance:
2nd May '16 11:02:52 AM TheOneWhoTropes
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''UminekoNoNakuKoroNi'' uses a variation of [[FairPlayWhodunnit Knox's Decalogue]]:

to:

* ''UminekoNoNakuKoroNi'' ''VisualNovel/UminekoWhenTheyCry'' uses a variation of [[FairPlayWhodunnit Knox's Decalogue]]:
24th Feb '16 5:19:16 AM erforce
Is there an issue? Send a Message


--> '''Moses, ''HistoryOfTheWorldPartOne'''''

to:

--> '''Moses, ''HistoryOfTheWorldPartOne'''''
-->-- '''Moses''', ''Film/HistoryOfTheWorldPartI''



* ''IRobot'' centrally features [[ThreeLawsCompliant Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics]]

to:

* ''IRobot'' ''Film/IRobot'' centrally features [[ThreeLawsCompliant Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics]]



* Frank Martin's personal code from ''TheTransporter'' series:

to:

* Frank Martin's personal code from ''TheTransporter'' ''Film/TheTransporter'' series:
29th Jan '16 8:22:13 PM DRCEQ
Is there an issue? Send a Message



to:

[[caption-width-right:300:"Behold, the ''ONE'' COMMANDMENT!"]]
26th Jan '16 1:00:31 PM margdean56
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* ''Literature/ChristianNation'' has the Fifty Blessings, which President Steve Jordan had put into law that supercedes the American Constitution -- many of which are vague and unenforceable.

to:

* ''Literature/ChristianNation'' has the Fifty Blessings, which President Steve Jordan had put into law that supercedes supersedes the American Constitution -- many of which are vague and unenforceable.
26th Jan '16 12:56:32 PM margdean56
Is there an issue? Send a Message


When rules are played for annoyment, that's RuleNumberOne. When rules are played for alienation, that's ApeShallNeverKillApe.

to:

When rules are played for annoyment, annoyance, that's RuleNumberOne. When rules are played for alienation, that's ApeShallNeverKillApe.
17th Sep '15 6:33:57 PM eroock
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

[[quoteright:300:[[WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}} http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/futurama6.jpg]]]]
17th Sep '15 6:16:18 PM eroock
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In the ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'' episode "Godfellas," Bender, while drifting through space, is [[{{Panspermia}} hit by a meteorite that develops into tiny life forms]] that form a civilization on his body. They eventually come to view him as a god and ask for his guidance, resulting in...

to:

* In the ''WesternAnimation/{{Futurama}}'' episode "Godfellas," "[[Recap/FuturamaS3E20Godfellas Godfellas]]" Bender, while drifting through space, is [[{{Panspermia}} hit by a meteorite that develops into tiny life forms]] that form a civilization on his body. They eventually come to view him as a god and ask for his guidance, resulting in...
7th Sep '15 2:23:14 PM mkmckoy
Is there an issue? Send a Message


-->The first rule of Fight Club is: you do not talk about Fight Club. The second rule of Fight Club is: you '''do not talk about Fight Club.''' Third rule of Fight Club: someone yells stop, goes limp, taps out, the fight is over. Fourth rule: only two guys to a fight. Fifth rule: one fight at a time, fellas. Sixth rule: no shirts, no shoes. Seventh rule: fights will go on as long as they have to. And the eighth and final rule: if this is your first night at Fight Club, you '''have''' to fight.

to:

-->The first rule of Fight Club is: you ## You do not talk about Fight Club. The second rule of Fight Club is: you '''do Club.
## '''You do
not talk about Fight Club.''' Third rule of Fight Club: someone Club'''.
## Someone
yells stop, goes limp, taps out, the fight is over. Fourth rule: only over.
## Only
two guys to a fight. Fifth rule: one fight.
## One
fight at a time, fellas. Sixth rule: time.
## No belts,
no shirts, no shoes. Seventh rule: fights shoes.
## Fights
will go on as long as they have to. And the eighth and final rule: if to.
## If
this is your first night at Fight Club, you '''have''' to fight.fight.
* ''IRobot'' centrally features [[ThreeLawsCompliant Asimov's Three Laws of Robotics]]
## [[ThouShaltNotKill A robot may not injure a human being or]], [[AccompliceByInaction through inaction]], [[MurderByInaction allow a human being to come to harm.]]
## [[RobotMaid A robot must obey orders given to it by human beings]], except where such orders would conflict with the First Law.
## [[ICannotSelfTerminate A robot must protect its own existence]], as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Laws.
** This of course does not prevent a ZerothLawRebellion.
7th Sep '15 1:56:44 PM mkmckoy
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

->''"The Lord, the Lord Jehovah has given unto you these Fifteen--''<<drops one of the stone tablets>>--''Oy. ... Ten! Ten Commandments for all to obey!"''
--> '''Moses, ''HistoryOfTheWorldPartOne'''''
This list shows the last 10 events of 107. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Main.TheCommandments