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Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by soulgeezer, Aug 26, 2007.


  1. soulgeezer

    soulgeezer Banned

    Jan 29, 2007
    Northern New Jersey
    Endorsing Artist: Red Zone Effects
  2. What i tell yer??? eh? i told yer not to trust them der folks at the wiki.

    follow suit

    google_friend.
     
  3. Geoff St. Germaine

    Geoff St. Germaine Commercial User

    I know that many corporations were found to have been editing their entries to look more favourable (specifically Walmart) and the CIA has also apparently been doing a lot of editing of Wikipedia entries. There have been a bunch of articles on Digg about this Wikiscanner.
     
  4. Wikipedia makes me happy when I am blue and wet. Yes. It does.
     
  5. hbarcat

    hbarcat Supporting Member

    Aug 24, 2006
    Rochelle, Illinois
    I trust Wiki entries about twice as much as I trust stories from other popular journalism sources. Which isn't a whole lot. :rolleyes:
     
  6. DigMe

    DigMe

    Aug 10, 2002
    Waco, TX
    What's this about the CIA doing a lot of editing? I've only seen one article in which a person working at the CIA added a somewhat sarcastic comment to a page about Iran or something like that.

    bc
     

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