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by SkepticalHistorian
Tue Jun 25, 2024 2:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How would you briefly describe/label Wikipedia's political structure?
Replies: 4
Views: 132

Re: How would you briefly describe/label Wikipedia's political structure?

My my, aren't we angry today. No one remembers Barry "Moulton" Kort , a major regular on the old Wikipedia Review forum. He tended to post doggerel, but had the perfect two-dollar word for WP: ochlocracy . Haha, excellent, thought that was WP:Orchiectomy Certainly “mob rule… one level above tyranny...
by SkepticalHistorian
Mon Jun 17, 2024 3:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How would you briefly describe/label Wikipedia's political structure?
Replies: 4
Views: 132

Re: How would you briefly describe/label Wikipedia's political structure?

Mafia
Mob Rule
Dictatorship
Bigots
Narcissistic
Supercilious
Malicious
Arrogant
Snowflakes
Woke
Narrow minded
Devils
Knee jerks
Egomaniacs
by SkepticalHistorian
Fri Apr 19, 2024 4:09 am
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: The original Jimbo
Replies: 0
Views: 782

The original Jimbo

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Jimbo
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by SkepticalHistorian
Wed Sep 06, 2023 7:00 pm
Forum: Dark Corners -- a place for odd and deviant subjects (WP related or not)
Topic: Burning Man is HELL
Replies: 9
Views: 26787

Re: Burning Man is HELL

It’s not He’ll unless someone moves a generator next to your campsite. Someone died a few years ago when they went to sleep in their carwith the AC on and it sucked in carbon monoxide. It’s not He’ll, it’s overcrowded, hard to find a good campsite location. I used to camp near all the sound camps on...
by SkepticalHistorian
Mon Aug 28, 2023 8:57 pm
Forum: Political
Topic: Research Article: Wikipedia’s Intentional Distortion of the History of the Holocaust
Replies: 229
Views: 37074

Re: Research Article: Wikipedia’s Intentional Distortion of the History of the Holocaust

boredbird wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2023 12:20 pm
Bbb23sucks wrote:
Sat Aug 26, 2023 1:43 am
The user who nominated has some "coincidental" interests.
Got a thing about Jews go figure.
Shabazz reverted me once in regards archeology on the so-called Temple Mount. I thought he was Nation of Islam?
by SkepticalHistorian
Sun Aug 20, 2023 3:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The WMF starts CHARGING MONEY for its "service"
Replies: 8
Views: 3380

Re: The WMF starts CHARGING MONEY for its "service"

Haha, I made a good faith donation to the Wikimedia Foundation of $6.66 with a promise to donate more and leave a legacy if they unblock me!

Did I just dox myself?
by SkepticalHistorian
Sat Aug 19, 2023 6:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The WMF starts CHARGING MONEY for its "service"
Replies: 8
Views: 3380

Re: The WMF starts CHARGING MONEY for its "service"

Instead of blocking people for minor, ridiculous things, they could raise money imposing a fine. A fine for blasphemy, etc.
by SkepticalHistorian
Mon Jul 17, 2023 4:50 pm
Forum: Misc
Topic: Not a bad time to backup your favorite archive.org content
Replies: 5
Views: 1450

Re: Not a bad time to backup your favorite archive.org content

it might be worth it to backup your favorite archive.org content either on a personal drive or on archive.today How do you back up archive.org content to Drive or a Wordpress website? I’d like to make a Wordpress page of my Wikipedia user page and sandbox that was completely deleted, not blanked! 😡...
by SkepticalHistorian
Sun Jun 04, 2023 3:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How likely that the articles about the Armenian Genocide are distorted as well?
Replies: 4
Views: 944

Re: How likely that the articles about the Armenian Genocide are distorted as well?

Cambodian “genocide” (civil war): how many were victims of illegal U.S. carpet bombing? Wikipedia articles tend to be laundry lists -- it is one of the major reasons many articles are unreadable, unverifiable, out of context, have improper weighting, can be manipulated, or are simply incorrect in w...
by SkepticalHistorian
Fri Jun 02, 2023 3:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How likely that the articles about the Armenian Genocide are distorted as well?
Replies: 4
Views: 944

Re: How likely that the articles about the Armenian Genocide are distorted as well?

Cambodian “genocide” (civil war): how many were victims of illegal U.S. carpet bombing?