It was started at Avicenna’s blog A Million Gods.
He opened that post with this:
Am I the only one who wishes the SI unit for “bullshitting about science” to be measured in Deepak Chopras?
And no, he’s not.
Know what? If someone’s willing to work out the math on that, then I’m gonna start using it. We can make it a meme.
(Don’t ask me to do the math. I need a calculator to figure out Graham’s number times 0.)
(For the record… my calculator said the answer was 0… can someone confirm that for me? :p)
To which Avery Thompson responded:
If anything, the standard SI unit should be miliChopras, because a single Chopra would be far too large to be useful.
Then, Daniel Schealler said: