On 5/15/06, Jimmy Wales <jwales(a)wikia.com> wrote:
I have no idea why anyone is talking about decrees.
CSD T1 is normal
policy, created and confirmed in the normal way. It is a very simple
natural extension of all our other policies which, despite our ongoing
tolerance of people trolling on the mailing list, *ahem*, have always
urged people in no uncertain terms not to be divisive and inflammatory.
[[Jyllands-Posten Muhammad cartoons controversy]]
[[Proof that 0.999... equals 1]]
[[Wikipedia:Lamest edit wars]] has a tendancy to be inflammatory
[[Wikipedia:Requests for comment/User conduct]] is a case where being
inflammatory appears to have been built into policy (RFC on articles
ok RFC on people.. less so)
People seem to find our copyright policies inflammatory.
[[Alan S. Chartock]] is either heading in the dirrection of WP:OFFICE
or in the dirrection of being inflammatory posebly both (see some of
the history to understand why).