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Previous | Next by ben 12 May, 2010 - 8:26 AM

how avid Wikipedians fail to get when a joke is aimed at them…
today's XKCD
spawned
the wikipedia article about the word
and of course the
subsequent discussion about the merits of the redirect

at no time do the people who take the time to “discuss” the article mention whether or not they noticed that it is they who are the butt of the joke...




5/12/2010 >> muhgcee

Nice... And, Wikipedia has changed for the worse in some ways over the years. I understand the clamping down on how much un-signed in users can do, but I don't know why it is harder than it used to be for anyone to create a new article. I know it is still possible, but I believe that before you would search for a non-existent article and there would be a link to create that article.


5/12/2010 >> muhgcee

Tee hee hee...
"* Delete I created the article and even I don't think it should exist. I just thought it would be funny. It was... —Preceding unsigned comment added by ThomasSixten (talk • contribs)"


5/13/2010 >> muhgcee

Hehe that shit is still going on. And it even got a Slashdot article.




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