April 7, 2019
Next time I see a banner on Wikipedia asks me to donate, I’ll be thinking of this:
"Is Alberta Rat-Free" - the greatest edit war in the history of Wikipedia, locked by an admin after 12,239 pages of heated debate, pic.twitter.com/N9LEbddc2m— Kia☆ (@alt_kia) August 24, 2018
If everyone reading Wikipedia donated the cost of a cup of coffee, this debate could’ve gone forever!
Don’t get me wrong, I love Wikipedia and have donated to it. Where else could I get trivia as random as this:
On the Isle of Man, there is a taboo against the word “rat”.