[vcf-midatlantic] the first pDa
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Wed Aug 29 14:08:41 EDT 2018
Welcome to the information age. Plenty of information, questionable truth.
On Wed, Aug 29, 2018 at 12:47 PM William Dudley via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> My understanding is that Wikipedia "management/rules" will accept
> if backed by citations.
> This has resulted in the following stupidity:
> An expert in a field makes an edit to a Wikipedia article.
> It is rejected for lack of an accompanying citation.
> The same expert cites an article published in a magazine, that HE WROTE,
> about the topic. So -- he's citing *himself*.
> Expert's Wikipedia edit is now accepted because it has an accompanying
> All of which suggests that if Evan makes an edit, and cites HIS OWN BOOK,
> the edit will be accepted.
> Bill Dudley
> This email is free of malware because I run Linux.
> On Wed, Aug 29, 2018 at 11:20 AM, Neil Cherry via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> > From: Neil Cherry <ncherry at linuxha.com>
> > To: vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org>
> > Cc:
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> > Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 11:20:33 -0400
> > Subject: Re: [vcf-midatlantic] the first pDa
> > On 08/29/2018 12:50 AM, Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> >> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Personal_digital_assistant
> >>> who is going to correct this?
> >> Obviously I'm the guy, but I am very un-motivated to argue with
> >> editors.
> > Amen to that!
> > --
> > Linux Home Automation Neil Cherry ncherry at linuxha.com
> > http://www.linuxha.com/ Main site
> > http://linuxha.blogspot.com/ My HA Blog
> > Author of: Linux Smart Homes For Dummies
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