Saturday, January 28, 2006

Power to the Peeps, Wiki Style

Thanks to anonymous comments, it's come to Nerds' attention that both Martin Lipton, Chairman of NYU's Board of Trustees, and John Sexton have Wikipedia entries. Apparently, people have felt obliged to include information about their labor politics in their bios. Bravo!

Don't know what Wikipedia is or how it works? Check the links. For more on a recent controversy surrounding Wikipedia, and its debated role in helping "shape reality," here's a recent Village Voice article on the matter. As they say, "this is what democracy looks like" (thorns and all).


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