Thumbnail
Access Restriction
Subscribed

Author Dykstra-Erickson, Elizabeth ♦ Arnowitz, Jonathan
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Abstract drink the Kool-Aid, v. To become a firm believer in something; to accept an argument or philosophy wholeheartedly or blindly.Thisphrase stems from the 1978 "Jonestown massacre" in which members of the Peoples Temple cult committed suicide by drinking cyanide-laced Kool-Aid (although some say the drink of choice was actually Flav-R-Aid) [1].
Description Affiliation: Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY (Arnowitz, Jonathan; Dykstra-Erickson, Elizabeth)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1999-03-01
Publisher Place New York
Journal interactions (INTR)
Volume Number 12
Issue Number 2


Open content in new tab

   Open content in new tab
Source: ACM Digital Library