RE: WIKIPEDIA

Subject: RE: WIKIPEDIA
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 10 Feb 2011 16:49:21 -0500

Wikipedia and aircraft repair manuals don't have the same purpose, and their writers don't require the same qualifications.


-----Original Message-----
From: Porrello, Leonard
Sent: Thursday, February 10, 2011 4:37 PM
To: 'Ed'; 'RÃdacteur en chef'; techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: RE: WIKIPEDIA

"So what's the alternative? Only let "qualified" writers with "life experience" edit Wikipedia?"

In short, yes. Would you want under-qualified writers with little or no experience writing aircraft repair manuals?

"Democracy often ain't pretty."

And truth isn't democratic.





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RE: WIKIPEDIA: From: Ed
RE: WIKIPEDIA: From: Porrello, Leonard

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