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by hyatt
Thu Aug 27, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What it takes to get blocked indefinitely: Arianabriscott vs. Aron Manning
Replies: 2
Views: 406

Re: What it takes to get blocked indefinitely: Arianabriscott vs. Aron Manning

Aron tried to use the https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Unblock_Ticket_Request_System after Bbb kicked him. Ha ha ha ha ha. I had not noticed this before: UTRS appeal #25825 was submitted on Jul 06, 2019 18:19:25 . This review is now closed. --UTRSBot (talk) 18:19, 6 July 2019 (UTC) it took f...
by hyatt
Fri Jun 19, 2020 4:48 pm
Forum: Wikipediocracy talk
Topic: No new WPO action?
Replies: 13
Views: 2070

Re: No new WPO action?

Who is El C? and why does Wikipedia encourage him to work 27-hour shifts Merely as a thought experiment, I wonder how long the Wikipedia community would tolerate an administrator named El_HH1488 who had a picture of Adolf Hitler on his user page and was quick to ban people with opposing views, but ...
by hyatt
Thu Jun 18, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: TonyBalloni gets SashiRolls banned
Replies: 2
Views: 766

TonyBalloni gets SashiRolls banned

Site ban proposal: SashiRolls Step 1. TonyBalloni heavily slants his report against Sashi, possibly to the point of misrepresenting the diffs. Step 2. More people respond to the rhetoric of the report than to the evidence. Step 3. MastCell counts the votes and declares it consensus. Mission accompl...
by hyatt
Tue Jun 16, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Meet the Wikimedia Foundation’s regime-change operative CEO
Replies: 8
Views: 1897

Re: Meet the Wikimedia Foundation’s regime-change operative CEO

Apology accepted. Fortunately, it was not difficult to restore the links. It is important to have supporting evidence for serious claims such as these.
by hyatt
Tue Jun 16, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Meet the Wikimedia Foundation’s regime-change operative CEO
Replies: 8
Views: 1897

Meet the Wikimedia Foundation’s regime-change operative CEO

The Grayzone calls out Katherine Maher as a CIA operative. a degree in Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies interned at the bank Goldman Sachs, as well as the Council on Foreign Relations and Eurasia Group Maher moved on to a job at London’s HSBC bank the National Democratic Institute (NDI), which wa...
by hyatt
Sun May 31, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wikipedia in a nutshell
Replies: 2
Views: 786

Wikipedia in a nutshell

On the talk page for Michael Flynn: IP user: The primary source proves that the "reliable sources" are incorrect. Experienced users: The reliable sources are always correct. --- One of these users is also lecturing someone on Talk:Jamal Khashoggi to demand that the page remove any mention of his as...
by hyatt
Sat May 30, 2020 3:00 am
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: The general Sarah Stierch thread
Replies: 8
Views: 1012

Re: The general Sarah Stierch thread

Stierch was an advisor to the Ada Initiative which was accused of running honey traps to falsely accuse leaders of the open source community of sexual assault.
by hyatt
Tue May 26, 2020 11:29 pm
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: Was GorillaWarfare caught paid editing, or was Intelliname blowing smoke?
Replies: 2
Views: 934

Was GorillaWarfare caught paid editing, or was Intelliname blowing smoke?

There are some interesting accusations in the history of Epik (domain registrar). Intelliname claims to know that Epik was targeted by a competitor for for a black PR campaign. Epik was the victim of a coordinated attack to conflate purchase of server resiliency tools as support for racism. We have...
by hyatt
Thu May 21, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: JzG indeffing people
Replies: 0
Views: 884

JzG indeffing people

What is your take on JzG's indef of FollowTheSources? I see a bad ANI report by FollowTheSources, a bad indef by JzG, and bad accusations of sockpuppeting to poison the well and ridicule the victim, which is a personal attack. JzG's friends then look for a reason to justify the ban after the fact. T...
by hyatt
Mon May 27, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: Wikipedians
Topic: Bbb23 admin abuse
Replies: 227
Views: 30002

Re: Bbb23

Bbb23's treatment of Aron Manning is downright trollish. He refuses to read Aron's arguments, then accuses Aron of IDHT and revokes his talkpage access.