[Foundation-l] "The problem with Wikipedia..."
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Thu Jun 17 20:36:45 UTC 2010
On 17 June 2010 21:14, Michael Snow <wikipedia at verizon.net> wrote:
> Dan Rosenthal wrote:
>> Isn't the quote backwards? "The problem with Wikipedia is that it only works in practice. It could never work in theory"?
> It can be formulated various ways. Raul's Laws has yet another variation:
> I'd note that in the history of that page, it dates back to March 2006
> and even then the original author was listed as unknown. That makes it
> exactly the sort of quote that is easily misattributed to Winston
> Churchill or Abraham Lincoln.
> --Michael Snow
"The problem with Wikipedia is that it only works in practice. In
theory, it's a total disaster"
goes back to jan 2006
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