Banazîr the Jedi Hobbit (banazir) wrote,
Banazîr the Jedi Hobbit

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I Love Wikipedia

I must say that I loooooooooove Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia. It's almost as useful to me as CiteSeer/ResearchIndex these days, and that's saying a lot. Just this morning, I used it to look up general-audience articles on:

Digression: Has anyone reading this acksherly bothered to listen to (or loonk up, if you're a non-Spanglish-speaker such as I) the lyrics to "Macarena"? A Dwarf clued me in on this the other cahtday. Amuzzling.

"For his humanitarian efforts [via the Gates Foundation] is fine, but I don't think they should be giving Bill Gates Doctorates of Humane Letters for Windows."
- me, conversation with my dad


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