2009/11/27 Bod Notbod <bodnotbod(a)gmail.com>om>:
On Fri, Nov 27, 2009 at 5:29 PM, David Gerard
>> And the *most* newsworthy stuff makes it into
Wikipedia. As a reader
>> of Wikipedia I think it's absolutely great. As an editor I'm
>> astonished at what fellow editors accomplish with topics. But if I put
>> myself in the shoes of journalists and newspaper owners I would be
>> thinking there's something unfair going on.
> Maurice Jarre was unavailable for comment.
I recognise the name but I'm not entirely sure
what part of my chain
you're yanking. What was that story again?
Copy'n'paste going around the world with no checking whatsoever.
As I say, I love Wikipedia, but putting on media boots
I can see us as
This doesn't mean their opinion has a leg to stand on, however.
We do this stuff so people can use it, but it's a bit off to turn
around and claim we should be paying them for the privilege.