The Cannes Film Festival is known for controversy.
: argument that involves many people who strongly disagree about something : strong disagreement about something among a large group of people
Part of the reason why data center news is so boring is the lack of controversy. As Mike Manos spoke 3 years ago at Uptime, the industry has too many donkeys which are the opposite of controversy.
This idea came to me, because one of the event folks for Gigaom reminded me in the panel discussion I am moderating is be controversial. Why? Because it is more interesting.
CNN posts on the 5 most controversial moments.
Cannes scandals: 5 most controversial film festival moments