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by Strelnikov
Mon Jan 18, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 20th anniversary thread
Replies: 11
Views: 1203

Re: 20th anniversary thread

"The Columbia Journalism Review practically orders journalists to help WP. How many times have I said that journalism has become far too dependent on WP for easy, quick fact checks?" That's the trick, where do you go when you have a deadline to meet? There are no competing encyclopedias anymore! The...
by Strelnikov
Fri Jan 15, 2021 10:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 20th anniversary thread
Replies: 11
Views: 1203

Re: 20th anniversary thread

"Over One Billion Edits" they crow.

How many of those were by machine?
by Strelnikov
Mon Jan 11, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: Dark Corners -- a place for odd and deviant subjects (WP related or not)
Topic: Baked Alaska (Tim Gionet) and the goons storm Congress
Replies: 3
Views: 567

Baked Alaska (Tim Gionet) and the goons storm Congress

https://www.liveleak.com/view?t=aRdK0_1609982302 The Limey take: https://news.sky.com/story/us-capitol-from-neo-nazis-and-conspiracy-theorists-to-a-politician-who-stormed-the-capitol-12181628 The LiveLeak above is Tim Gionet and a shitload of other QAnon-loving, Trump-worshipping goobers. political ...
by Strelnikov
Tue Jan 05, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: Oceanflynn
Replies: 2
Views: 452

Re: Oceanflynn

So you thought he was this dude: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia ... rt/Archive .....who was Johnny Sockpuppets a few years ago.
by Strelnikov
Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:35 am
Forum: Dark Corners -- a place for odd and deviant subjects (WP related or not)
Topic: Thoughts on Reddit?
Replies: 26
Views: 4205

Re: Thoughts on Reddit?

Oopsie, Voat goes floppo https://www.reddit.com/r/RedditCritiques/comments/kmr50e/voat_is_done/ Voat was always hanging on by its fingernails because the founders were from subs like r/fatpeoplehate and r/Coontown and all the other KKK-wannabes that copied that anti-Black website (case in point: r/...
by Strelnikov
Fri Dec 11, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Dark Corners -- a place for odd and deviant subjects (WP related or not)
Topic: Thoughts on Reddit?
Replies: 26
Views: 4205

Re: Thoughts on Reddit?

lol......r/showerthoughts bitching about the banner ads begging for $$$ https://www.reddit.com/r/Showerthoughts/comments/k4895b/more_people_would_donate_to_wikipedia_if_they/ LOOKIT ALL THE SUCKERS Now you get this: Sorry, this post has been removed by the moderators of r/Showerthoughts. Moderators...
by Strelnikov
Wed Dec 02, 2020 2:30 am
Forum: Wikipediocracy talk
Topic: Vigilant!!!
Replies: 142
Views: 29734

Re: Vigilant!!!

Vigilant , tarantino , Somey (a true million-to-one, Luke-in-the-Trench-Run shot) need to be named and shamed well, you've got all the book notes and that's all I have so far....they're really no different from Wikipedians. Nobodies in the "real world". Tarantino is the really creepy one. Uses TOR ...
by Strelnikov
Sat Nov 28, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: WMF staff/contractors
Topic: Jimbo might lose or have changed his "Founder's Seat".....
Replies: 3
Views: 485

Jimbo might lose or have changed his "Founder's Seat".....

According to Mike Godwin on the Wikipedia Weekly Facebook group: The WMF Board of Trustees seems to be considering abolishing or altering the "Founder's Seat" on the Board, which was designed to give Jimmy Wales a continuing connection to the Foundation and to tie the Board's activities more closel...
by Strelnikov
Sat Nov 28, 2020 5:07 am
Forum: Wikipediocracy talk
Topic: Vigilant!!!
Replies: 142
Views: 29734

Re: Vigilant!!!

Vigilant, tarantino, Somey (a true million-to-one, Luke-in-the-Trench-Run shot) need to be named and shamed; i.e., their real names need to be revealed. I don't want telephone numbers, I don't want to know where they live, or work. Just the real names.
by Strelnikov
Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Replaceable
Replies: 2
Views: 457

Re: Replaceable

"Good times, Good times....." -- Adam Corolla after the "fun" calls on LoveLine, late 1990s.