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Re: WikiProject X

Post by badmachine » Fri Nov 24, 2023 2:54 pm

Bbb23sucks wrote:
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GenderDesk @ Reddit defending it: https://old.reddit.com/r/wikipedians/co ... n/k2lt5ea/
lol joined. :^)
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r/wikipedians. hopefully this doesnt make me a wikipedian. :oops: :whambo:

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Re: WikiProject X

Post by Bbb23sucks » Fri Nov 24, 2023 6:26 pm

badmachine wrote:
Fri Nov 24, 2023 2:54 pm
Bbb23sucks wrote:
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badmachine wrote:
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lol joined. :^)
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r/wikipedians. hopefully this doesnt make me a wikipedian. :oops: :whambo:
Oh thanks. I thought you meant that you joined the thread and I was confused since I didn't see any reply.
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Re: WikiProject X

Post by badmachine » Mon Feb 26, 2024 11:27 pm

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{{WikiProject status|defunct|note=See the [[m:Grants:Project/WikiProject X/CollaborationKit MVP/Final|'''final report''']] for more information.
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Re: WikiProject X

Post by ericbarbour » Tue Feb 27, 2024 8:05 pm

That's how they "manage projects".

-Announce it with press releases and rah-rah-rah from the editing addicts.

-Eventually the project fails. The failure is quietly covered up--unless it resulted in a massive on-wiki fight, then they CAN'T hide it.

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