[Foundation-l] Expertise and Wikipedia redux

Peter Damian peter.damian at btinternet.com
Tue Oct 12 19:54:41 UTC 2010

> Crowd-sourced reputations! We list all the people who want to be
> experts, and let Wikimedians vote them up or down! Kind of like
> academic "Hot or Not."

Something like Ebay would actually make sense.  Yes, seriously.

Otherwise the article irritated me in that once again it cited the badly 
flawed 'Nature' study.  Once again, look at the page here


which is Wikipedia's own estimate of how good the most important philosophy 
articles are.  (There are actually about 50 most important articles that the 
list omits, but never mind). 

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