[Foundation-l] Wikipedia is not bureaucracy, said bureaucrat and deleted...

Ryan Lomonaco wiki.ral315 at gmail.com
Sat Nov 28 03:41:33 UTC 2009

On Fri, Nov 27, 2009 at 2:41 AM, <WJhonson at aol.com> wrote:

> But George you miss part of my point.
> IF editors know their way around somewhat, they *could* fight an undeserved
>  block or reprimand or whatever.
> But what you're saying here is exactly what I'm pointing out that we do not
>  want.
> Encyclopedists are not necessarily expert game players, but we're requiring
>  them to learn how.
> We shouldn't be.  That was my point.
> We should not be requiring every 95 pound weakling who shows up and runs
> afoul of the 400 pound gorilla to try to learn how to fight it.  Even to
>  try
> to find their way to AN/I, which is not an obvious thing at all in my
>  mind.

I fail to see how this is a Foundation issue.  This seems to be more of a
community issue, and an English Wikipedia issue.  WikiEN-l would seem to be
a more appropriate discussion venue.


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