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by Proabivouac
Sun Apr 21, 2019 2:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Quasimodo tweets
Replies: 14
Views: 140

Re: Quasimodo tweets

And now Katherine chooses to retweet this , explaining giving money to things like rebuilding Notre Dame is "private spending of public money" because it's tax-deductible: "When the rich make donations, they get tax deductions - and deprive governments of the possibility to decide how to spend the ...
by Proabivouac
Sat Apr 20, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Quasimodo tweets
Replies: 14
Views: 140

Re: Quasimodo tweets

Renée Bagslint wrote:
Sat Apr 20, 2019 6:34 am
The relevance to this board, incidentally, is to reinforce the notion that she is using the WMF and the volunteer movement to further her own political ambitions.
What are her political ambitions?
by Proabivouac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Quasimodo tweets
Replies: 14
Views: 140

Re: Quasimodo tweets

Katherine seems determined to use the Notre-Dame fire to polish her progressive credentials. She decides to retweet this tweet in which someone decides to refer to the Great Mosque of Aleppo as "Notre Dame d'Alep", thereby offending both Muslims and Christians, which was badly damaged in the Syrian...
by Proabivouac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: Editors
Topic: Oliver Keyes has transitioned
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Oliver Keyes has transitioned

https://genderdesk.wordpress.com/2019/04/12/the-nyt-piece/ Speaking of “Mx”, the latest one to jump on that bandwagon is the Wikimedia Foundation’s own Oliver Keyes aka user:ironholds. You may remember him from the arbcom case where he was quoted on some IRC channel as wanting to drive a pen through...
by Proabivouac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Editors
Topic: Madam Gender
Replies: 18
Views: 104

Re: Madam Gender

I didn't ask if you'd said that; I asked if it's true. you don't really have much claim to demand that everyone else immediately answer the questions that you put to them, do you? You need time to think about it? Maybe you were/are her and just don't remember? Hey, I've been there myself. Okay, I'l...
by Proabivouac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: Editors
Topic: Madam Gender
Replies: 18
Views: 104

Re: Madam Gender

Renée Bagslint wrote:
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:48 am
Proabivouac wrote:
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:36 am
So "Jennifer Pryor-Summers" is your sockpuppet, right?
I didn't say that.
I didn't ask if you'd said that; I asked if it's true.
by Proabivouac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Editors
Topic: Madam Gender
Replies: 18
Views: 104

Re: Madam Gender

Are you "Jennifer Pryor-Summers"? https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikimedia-l/2019-April/092247.html https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikimedia-l/2019-April/author.html#92247 Why? Is that person or persona "claiming bogus scholarly credentials"? So "Jennifer Pryor-Summers" is your sockpu...
by Proabivouac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Editors
Topic: Madam Gender
Replies: 18
Views: 104

Re: Madam Gender

Fine, but using an army of female impersonating sockpuppets claiming bogus scholarly credentials deserves criticism of its own. It is part of what is wrong with Wikiland. I quite agree, and if you find someone doing that, by all means say so. As far as I know, no-one contributing to this topic is d...
by Proabivouac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: Editors
Topic: Madam Gender
Replies: 18
Views: 104

Re: Madam Gender

Still, everyone needs a hobby. Yes, I suppose you're right. You should poke around the web for photographs to represent the various women you claim to be, then mount a multiyear cross-website campaign to get them all unblocked. ... or possibly analyse and report on the fundamental failinigs in Wiki...
by Proabivouac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 3:12 am
Forum: Editors
Topic: Madam Gender
Replies: 18
Views: 104

Re: Madam Gender

Renée Bagslint wrote:
Thu Apr 18, 2019 8:06 pm
Still, everyone needs a hobby.
Yes, I suppose you're right.

You should poke around the web for photographs to represent the various women you claim to be, then mount a multiyear cross-website campaign to get them all unblocked.