[WikiEN-l] BLPs in the papers
thomas.dalton at gmail.com
Wed Feb 20 22:12:28 UTC 2008
On 20/02/2008, Steven Walling <steven.walling at gmail.com> wrote:
> Goddamn! What I want to know is why papers always call us "Wikipediots".
> It's too close to idiot to be anything but degrading. I don't call
> journalists "newsies" or the like do I? It says quite clearly all over the
> site, "Wikipedian". Besides, adding -idiots is grammatically nonsensical.
It's the first time I've seen the name, but I don't like it either. It
seems deliberately offensive, to me...
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