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by ericbarbour
Tue Jul 05, 2022 6:32 am
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: John Pack Lambert
Replies: 5
Views: 123

Re: John Pack Lambert

Kumioko wrote:
Mon Jul 04, 2022 10:58 pm
The only reason little miss Molly doesn't get in trouble is because she does absolutely nothing! If she had an original thought it would die of loneliness.
;)
by ericbarbour
Mon Jul 04, 2022 12:05 am
Forum: Content Issues
Topic: Technoblade
Replies: 2
Views: 47

Re: Technoblade

:D :lol:

Minecraft is a twisted little world--almost a religion to its players. Nothing to anyone else.
by ericbarbour
Sat Jul 02, 2022 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WMF vs. Russia
Replies: 4
Views: 141

Re: WMF vs. Russia

for comparison, here are the book-wiki notes on ru-WP. Banning it in Russia has been considered for years. Think the Cold War ended in 1992? Not quite. Also note that we don't even mention the brutal Ukraine/Russian editwars here. That's ANOTHER textbook full of crap. Thanks primarily to the slow pe...
by ericbarbour
Fri Jul 01, 2022 9:09 pm
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: Zhemao | 2000 Fake Articles and 4 Socks Later
Replies: 2
Views: 50

Re: Zhemao | 2000 Fake Articles and 4 Socks Later

A Chinese Housewife with a high-school education goes bat-s-hit crazy and creates thousands of fake articles over 10 years. Zhemao published an apology letter on her English Wikipedia account, writing that her motivation was to learn about history http://tinyurl.com/bddb335k that link is already de...
by ericbarbour
Thu Jun 30, 2022 8:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A SUBREDDIT YOU SHOULD ALL POST ON
Replies: 2
Views: 82

Re: A SUBREDDIT YOU SHOULD ALL POST ON

I also just saw this charming "exchange" https://www.reddit.com/r/Abdlomax/comments/s07z52/health_status/ Nobody cares. You will die this year or next year, you are at the end, just hurry up and die you dirty evil old man. How's that for some deep and powerful "WIki-Luv"? I wonder if it was a WP adm...
by ericbarbour
Thu Jun 30, 2022 7:34 am
Forum: Content Issues
Topic: Re: Paid Editing on WP is permissible
Replies: 275
Views: 105427

Re: Paid Editing on WP is permissible

Please, if you can, feel free to explain this mess

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rednex

wild guess here---this is or was a member, yeah?

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:C ... etinGabaev
by ericbarbour
Thu Jun 30, 2022 7:14 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A SUBREDDIT YOU SHOULD ALL POST ON
Replies: 2
Views: 82

A SUBREDDIT YOU SHOULD ALL POST ON

Anything, even cheesecake recipes. Just keep it going.

https://www.reddit.com/r/WikipediaSucks/
by ericbarbour
Tue Jun 28, 2022 9:30 pm
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: John Pack Lambert
Replies: 5
Views: 123

Re: John Pack Lambert

What a damn hypocrite. Ask Lambert sometime about his little "friend", the now-retired Karl "Obiwankenobi" Brown. A Rockefeller Foundation employee who was allowed to edit the articles dealing with the Rockefeller Foundation. Brown probably also did lots of paid editing. Lambert KNEW this was happen...
by ericbarbour
Mon Jun 27, 2022 10:48 pm
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: Tamzin RfA
Replies: 42
Views: 2587

Re: Tamzin RfA

Kumioko wrote:
Mon Jun 27, 2022 10:10 pm
Lol, looks like ole steve blocked me on twitter. Guess he cant handle criticism...another trait he shares with the wikipedia cultists.
At the same time I emailed him some polite questions while telling him about the book.

Zero response. "Journalist" hah.
by ericbarbour
Mon Jun 27, 2022 12:04 am
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: Well, I was indefinitely blocked
Replies: 3
Views: 116

Re: Well, I was indefinitely blocked

I really regret all the improvements I had made to the site over the years. welcome. :^) Seconded. LIke a lot of people, I'm sorry you had to find out what a pit of crazy WP really is. We are still getting occasional people seeking advice on how to edit without problems--I try to tell them it is si...