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Thread #87860   Message #1710742
Posted By: mack/misophist
04-Apr-06 - 10:15 PM
Thread Name: BS: Wikipediaists?
Subject: RE: BS: Wikipediaists?
I've corrected usage, spelling and so forth but not facts.

The thing I find most interesting is the management's occasional uncertainty about the orientation of a poster (see the article on Bonnie & Clyde, if the note is still there).

The Britannica has taken vigorous exception to the article in Nature, questioning their methods and and aims. If the Britannica is correct, it was a rather sleazy effort. Reviewers have pointed out that, in the past, Nature has made some amazing blunders, putting their procedures and editorial policies in doubt,