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by Strelnikov
Mon Jun 21, 2021 2:54 am
Forum: Dark Corners -- a place for odd and deviant subjects (WP related or not)
Topic: YTMND may be "gone" but the sub-sites work....
Replies: 16
Views: 2055

Re: YTMND may be "gone" but the sub-sites work....

Another anti-banger: https://wa7bzisoundboardjamming3890.ytmnd.com/ For those wondering, yes they are re-transmitting what is going on at the main WARFA frequency (3908 kHz) over to the relay frequency (3890 kHz) at the beginning, then they start in on the soundboards of John Prukop (WA7BZI) which w...
by Strelnikov
Fri Jun 04, 2021 9:12 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: María Sefidari, WMF Board Chair, resigned
Replies: 4
Views: 334

Re: María Sefidari, WMF Board Chair, resigned

Would you want to sacrifice your child's first years to deal with the WMF and the remaining old-timers of en.Wikipedia?
:jerkoff: :flamingbanana: :whambo:

I wish this person I've really never heard much of the best of luck, she escaped at the right time.
by Strelnikov
Fri Jun 04, 2021 6:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: María Sefidari, WMF Board Chair, resigned
Replies: 4
Views: 334

María Sefidari, WMF Board Chair, resigned

My source: https://genderdesk.wordpress.com/2021/06/04/wmf-board-chair-maria-sefadari-resigns/ The resignation email: 3 Jun 2021 7:39 p.m. Dear All, There is one last bit of news I would like to share following the Board meeting update. After ~ 8 years on the Board of Trustees at the Wikimedia Found...
by Strelnikov
Tue Jun 01, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blog post on R.G. Stair dying and where US shortwave goes now
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Re: Blog post on R.G. Stair dying and where US shortwave goes now

More responses (I hit the character limit!): Hah. Once again we must bring up William Miller and his idiotic followers......end-of-days crap will always be popular. Because the supply of suckers is infinite. We have this in America because we have a crap social safety net and dog-eat-dog economics. ...
by Strelnikov
Tue Jun 01, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blog post on R.G. Stair dying and where US shortwave goes now
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Re: Blog post on R.G. Stair dying and where US shortwave goes now

Responses: Why spend hundreds of thousands on assembling and staffing a radio station when you can start a "social media" for pennies? It lets anybody with the cash buy airtime and be as off-putting as they want. All major social media is shot through with rules which are chasing off the weirder peo...
by Strelnikov
Mon May 31, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blog post on R.G. Stair dying and where US shortwave goes now
Replies: 4
Views: 197

Blog post on R.G. Stair dying and where US shortwave goes now

http://wikipedia-sucks-badly.blogspot.com/2021/05/quasi-wikipedia-ralph-gordon-stair-has.html Niche topic with a smidge of Wikipedia, but the question has to be asked: what happens to US shortwave when October rolls around and the End of the World doesn't happen like Stair said it would? Does his cu...
by Strelnikov
Mon Apr 12, 2021 5:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Outsiders beginning to catch on: "Wikipedia's Deep Ties to Big Tech" by Michael Olenick
Replies: 4
Views: 427

Re: Outsiders beginning to catch on: "Wikipedia's Deep Ties to Big Tech" by Michael Olenick

And now it turn out that the actual author has been here the whole time and this thread is redundant.
by Strelnikov
Sat Apr 10, 2021 5:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Outsiders beginning to catch on: "Wikipedia's Deep Ties to Big Tech" by Michael Olenick
Replies: 4
Views: 427

Outsiders beginning to catch on: "Wikipedia's Deep Ties to Big Tech" by Michael Olenick

I found this one yesterday, made a blog post out of it. Michael Olenick and Yves Smith are catching on to what a conflict of interest the Google-WMF thing is, and how Wikipedia is a screaming monopoly.

http://wikipedia-sucks-badly.blogspot.c ... nk-in.html