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Bluebear Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-12-06 10:20 AM
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3. On other than flamebait material they are usually very reliable
The history of Judy Collins or the science of firefighting techniques, say, not Israel and hezbollah.
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  -Why do people still trust Wikipedia??? Juniperx  Aug-12-06 10:14 AM   #0 
  - It's still quite reliable  Selatius   Aug-12-06 10:18 AM   #1 
  - So you think the average person can discern  Juniperx   Aug-12-06 10:24 AM   # 
     - Generally no good reason  kiahzero   Aug-12-06 10:28 AM   #9 
     - Well, the last study I read done with respect to scientific entries  Selatius   Aug-12-06 10:29 AM   #10 
        - Just wondering how others felt about the science  Juniperx   Aug-12-06 10:41 AM   #12 
  - Why not?  MysteryToMyself   Aug-12-06 10:18 AM   #2 
  - DEMOPEDIA still exists, just google the term  oscar111   Aug-12-06 10:20 AM   # 
  - Is this no longer on the Links page?  Rhiannon12866   Aug-12-06 10:24 AM   #6 
  - On other than flamebait material they are usually very reliable  Bluebear   Aug-12-06 10:20 AM   #3 
  - Or are you saying  Juniperx   Aug-12-06 10:27 AM   #7 
     - What do you mean by "here"?  muriel_volestrangler   Aug-12-06 11:40 AM   #18 
  - Are they saying nice things about Red Rover over there?  lonestarnot   Aug-12-06 10:22 AM   #4 
  - wikipedia  sgxnk   Aug-12-06 10:24 AM   #5 
  - Bingo  Juniperx   Aug-12-06 10:28 AM   #8 
     - cheers nt  sgxnk   Aug-12-06 11:03 AM   #15 
  - Why do people post air  MrPrax   Aug-12-06 10:40 AM   #11 
  - Why do people post veiled insults  Juniperx   Aug-12-06 10:43 AM   #13 
     - Still waiting?  MrPrax   Aug-12-06 11:50 AM   #19 
        - You assume much n/t  Juniperx   Aug-12-06 12:01 PM   #20 
           - Nope...I just know More n/t  MrPrax   Aug-12-06 12:25 PM   #22 
              - Oh, I just love the stench of arrogance in the morning  Juniperx   Aug-12-06 12:54 PM   #24 
              - Still Waiting?  MrPrax   Aug-12-06 01:24 PM   #26 
                 - I really try to avoid arrogant people, so I won't converse  Juniperx   Aug-12-06 03:08 PM   #29 
              - !  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Aug-12-06 03:15 PM   #31 
  - I only use Wikipedia to look up information on Comic Books and Dr. Who  bryant69   Aug-12-06 10:43 AM   #14 
  - As with any internet source...Trust but Verify  Protagoras   Aug-12-06 11:08 AM   #16 
  - I like the reference links it provides...  Blue Belle   Aug-12-06 11:35 AM   #17 
  - Which is larger: the number of people who smoke regularly or the number  Boojatta   Aug-12-06 12:23 PM   #21 
  - I wouldn't know  Juniperx   Aug-12-06 12:55 PM   #25 
  - I use it...but warily. eom  TheGoldenRule   Aug-12-06 12:34 PM   #23 
  - Because It Is An Invaluable Source Of Information.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Aug-12-06 01:26 PM   #27 
  - I was writing non-fiction books and we made up all the information.  readmoreoften   Aug-12-06 01:38 PM   #28 
  - There are some DUers who still work on Wikipedia  derby378   Aug-12-06 03:09 PM   #30 
 

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