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Archive for March 3rd, 2011

“It is clear why the panther, or ‘painter’ as he was sometimes called, attracted so much unfavorable attention. The Moravians, in recording the wildlife around them in the Piedmont in 1764, described the panther as being ‘the color of a Deer, and is of about the same size, not counting feet. It has large claws, […]

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If Bismarck (or whoever) were alive today, he might liken sausage not to laws but to Wikipedia entries. “Murder of Eve Carson” ranks 63rd on this list of Wikipedia’s most contentious Article for Deletion (AfD) discussion threads. Why such a fuss? Sample comments: – “Wikipedia is not a memorial. Prior to her tragic death, the […]

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