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by The Joy
Mon Oct 29, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wikipediocracy's failure is a joy to watch
Replies: 380
Views: 33815

Re: Wikipediocracy's failure is a joy to watch

Wikipedia criticism has always relied on hard-hitting scandals to survive. We tried on old Wikipedia Review and Wikipediocracy to get people to see Wikipedia's systemic flaws and broken culture, but the scandals were what always brought people into WP criticism and got the media and public's attenti...
by The Joy
Sat Aug 18, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Wikimedia Foundation
Topic: WMF T-shirt collaboration
Replies: 2
Views: 178

Re: WMF T-shirt collaboration

I can't help, but think this crystal shop has been mentioned before. Maybe on the old WR? There was something about a crystal shop and Wikipedia I recall reading about years ago. I'd have to do some research on it.
by The Joy
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:59 am
Forum: Wikimedia Foundation
Topic: WMF T-shirt collaboration
Replies: 2
Views: 178

WMF T-shirt collaboration

https://www.theverge.com/2018/8/16/17698514/wikipedia-streetwear-collab Los Angeles streetwear brand and crystal shop Advisory Board Crystals has teamed up with Wikipedia to release a surprise clothing collaboration. The result is a single long-sleeve T-shirt with ABC pledging all proceeds toward th...
by The Joy
Thu Aug 16, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Wikimedia Foundation
Topic: WMF to community: obey the Code
Replies: 8
Views: 519

Re: WMF to community: obey the Code

Well, I read that long mailing list thread about MZMcBride. And as always, I saw the following categories of comments: "This is terrible! The blocker(s) should be punished!" "This is terrible! The complainer(s) should be punished!" "This is terrible! We should get back to making the world a happier ...
by The Joy
Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sarah Jeong racism allegations
Replies: 42
Views: 2980

Re: Sarah Jeong racism allegations

Mod Note: Please calm down everyone. Take a break.
by The Joy
Fri Aug 03, 2018 4:29 am
Forum: Encyc
Topic: Beeblebrox doesn't see the point
Replies: 4
Views: 371

Re: Beeblebrox doesn't see the point

When I studied library science, we learned that you have to evaluate ANY source of information. Here's a traditional method of evaluating online information: https://libguides.colostate.edu/howtodo/evaluatewebpage Wikipedia, though, makes it difficult if not impossible to evaluate since it's done by...
by The Joy
Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:16 am
Forum: Wikimedia Foundation
Topic: New Wikimedia Foundation has soft launched!
Replies: 6
Views: 459

Re: New Wikimedia Foundation has soft launched!

Since when has Wikipedia or the Foundation caused a revolution to alleviate the human condition? Do governments even care what the Foundation thinks?
by The Joy
Tue Jul 24, 2018 5:25 am
Forum: MediaWiki Software
Topic: New Watchlist Filters
Replies: 6
Views: 453

Re: New Watchlist Filters

by The Joy
Sun Jul 22, 2018 4:27 am
Forum: Alternative Wikis
Topic: Everipedia
Replies: 39
Views: 3100

Re: Everipedia

Welcome to Wikipedia Review, Paul.
by The Joy
Sun Jul 22, 2018 4:24 am
Forum: MediaWiki Software
Topic: New Watchlist Filters
Replies: 6
Views: 453

New Watchlist Filters

I logged into Wikipedia to check my watchlist and got an alert about new changes to the list.

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