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The Dickwad Theory or John Gabriel's Greater Internet Fuckwad Theory  states that:
“”Normal Person + Anonymity + Audience = Total Fuckwad
Face it, this explains everything.
 Examples and applications
It seems to happen slower in more lefty circles, mostly because one of the values being clung to is 'try not to be an asshole.' But given enough time, cliques find a way.
When your group considers being an asshole a virtue, well, the process accelerates.
- 8chan — for the subgroup who found 4chan to be insufficiently nasty
- Encyclopædia Dramatica
- The Slymepit
- Yahoo! Answers