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Posted: 2/9/2006 5:15:06 AM EDT
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Link Posted: 2/9/2006 5:26:28 AM EDT

Originally Posted By vito113:
The point I take is that the Congresscritters did not have enough brains to get their staff to use an anonymous internet cafe machine to do the changes.


ANdy



Or at least a public proxy
Link Posted: 2/9/2006 7:02:31 AM EDT
Come on now, let's not be too hard on them. Even Wikipedia's own founder has edited his own bio, in violation of his own rules...
www.wired.com/news/culture/0,1284,69880,00.html
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Link Posted: 2/9/2006 7:12:25 AM EDT
For fuck's sake. Are these people above the age of 12? It's like a nation run by grade-schoolers.
Link Posted: 2/9/2006 7:38:39 AM EDT

Originally Posted By Grunteled:
For fuck's sake. Are these people above the age of 12? It's like a nation run by grade-schoolers that ride the short bus.



Fixed it for ya!
Link Posted: 2/9/2006 8:36:05 AM EDT

Originally Posted By 3rdpig:

Originally Posted By Grunteled:
For fuck's sake. Are these people above the age of 12?
It's like a nation run by grade-schoolers that ride the short bus.



Fixed it for ya!



Amen!
Link Posted: 2/9/2006 8:40:15 AM EDT

Originally Posted By The_Beer_Slayer:
Wikipedia is produced by readers who add entries and edit any page, and has become a widely-used reference tool



which is why wikipedia is useless for any real research or as a refference source



Yepper
Link Posted: 2/9/2006 10:14:55 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 2/9/2006 10:15:59 AM EDT by Max_Mike]

Originally Posted By The_Beer_Slayer:
Wikipedia is produced by readers who add entries and edit any page, and has become a widely-used reference tool



which is why wikipedia is useless for any real research or as a refference source



Yes... and a big who cares over this.

It is Wikipedia… changing the irrelevant. Wikipedia is run like a bad high school newspaper.

And we have already done this about 3 times.
Link Posted: 2/9/2006 1:49:54 PM EDT
Seems to me AR15.com has also had some problems with Wikipedia.

How could anybody expect such a set-up to be a reliable source of information on controversial topics?

OTOH, it does seem to be a pretty good source for non-controversial information.
Link Posted: 2/9/2006 1:51:43 PM EDT
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