Rule 3 - Theories must be about creative works TV shows, movies, video games, anime, comic books, novels and even songs are things we like to see, but events pertaining to real life are not.
Damogran[ edit ] A small, remote, uninteresting planet whose surface comprises a number of small, uninteresting islands surrounded by ocean. Chapter 11[ edit ] "Five to one against and falling In the critical condition, demand for shoes rises faster than the capacity to make good-quality footwear.
Low-scoring players in the multiplayer version of the game Perfect Dark and GoldenEye are awarded with the designation "mostly harmless". In the game Kerbal Space Programthere is an atomic rocket motor with the description "mostly harmless". The idea is that, if every atom of the universe is affected by every other atom of the universe, then it is theoretically possible to extrapolate a model of the entire universe using any single piece of matter as a starting point.
Islington[ edit ] At a party at a flat in Islington in north London phone numbera Croydon area number in south London in real life about six months before the destruction of the Earth, Arthur totally failed to hit it off with Tricia McMillan Trillianwho instead went off with "Phil", a space alien who turned out to be Zaphod Beeblebrox.
Many people have speculated that if we knew exactly why the bowl of petunias had thought that we would know a lot more about the nature of the Universe than we do now.
Marvin the Paranoid Android was invited to Sqornshellous Zeta to give a speech marking the opening of a giant new bridge intended to revive the economy of the Sqornshellous System, said bridge also costing the total sum of the economy of the entire planet to construct.
Its main spaceport, Port Brasta, has a massive duty-free shopping mall, the motto of which is, "be like the twenty-second elephant with heated value in space — bark!
Because 42 things would have been far too long. Clarke said Douglas Adams' use of "don't panic" was perhaps the best advice that could be given to humanity.
People from Golgafrincham are called Golgafrinchans. Footnote Chapter 5[ edit ] Oh dear you seem to have fallen down a thirty-foot well, are you alright?