[Foundation-l] Buzzfeed articles
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Sun Apr 8 13:00:32 UTC 2012
Note that there have been two recent Buzzfeed articles about Commons and
Wikipedia, by Jack Stuef, who is a writer for The Onion:
1. The Epic Battle For Wikipedia's Autofellatio Page
In the underbelly of Wikipedia is an exhibitionist subculture dedicated to
one thing: Ensuring that their penis is the visual definition of penis.
Meet Jiffman, one such exhibitionist. (This article is very probably NSFW.)
A shorter version of this article is also available in French:
Autofellation: le combat d’un exhibitionniste pour illustrer la page de
2. Wikipedia's Kiddie Porn Problem
Wikipedia's self-policing isn't working.
A shorter summary of this story is also on Gizmodo:
Why Is It So Hard to Get Kiddie Porn Off of Wikipedia?
For those interested, there are related discussions on Wikipediocracy.com:
in the News and Media forum –
in the Sexualisation forum –
(I'm a moderator on Wikipediocracy, posting with the handle HRIP7.)
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