Some of the reactions in this thread to this mistake
are way over the
top, IMO, we should not be holding our editors to unreasonably strict
standards of perfection. This was an "oops, should have read that more
carefully" situation, not a "what kind of brainless moron would do such
a thing!?" situation.
I'm more of a "what kind of incivil jerk would revert it and then not bother
to send anyone a message asking them politely to not blank pages, and upon
seeing they were a newbie give them the welcome message as well" kind of
The first blanking I chalk up to someone realizing that the article was at
least half libelous bullshit.
The second blanking I chalk up to the reverting editor's not doing their
The rest I chalk up to the downfall of AGF and civility as admins have
realized they're untouchable and never bother with them anymore.