[WikiEN-l] hooray, hooray, the lunatics have taken over!

Alphax (Wikipedia email) alphasigmax at gmail.com
Fri May 19 15:51:27 UTC 2006

Mark Gallagher wrote:
> Two very, *very* weird occurrances in the space of a couple of hours:
> a) Someone on AfD requests that a discussion on the notability of the
>     subject of the AfDed article be moved away from AfD, because
>     discussion takes place on talkpages (the inference being that AfD is
>     only for voting, when AfD is not at all a vote).
> b) A userbox created for pure vandalism (that is, it's nonsense, created
>     by a vandal, to facilitate filling the main article space --- that's
>     where we used to write articles --- with nonsense) was speedied as
>     "pure vandalism" (because that's what it is), then taken to DRV
>     because "OMG!  Cyde deleted a userbox!  Get him!"
> Is it a full moon now, or is Wikipedia just getting stupider?

Time to prepare the B-Ark...

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