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11th Oct '16 9:30:44 PM TropesForever
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* ArsonMurderAndJaywalking: From [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Admins_willing_to_make_difficult_blocks this page]]:
-->Examples of harassment can include cyberstalking, offline stalking, being outed without their consent, verbal humiliation, threats of physical violence, being contacted at home, threats to family, being contacted at work, dismissal from work, and mocking.
11th Oct '16 9:29:40 PM TropesForever
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* ArsonMurderAndJaywalking: From [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Admins_willing_to_make_difficult_blocks this page]]:
-->Examples of harassment can include cyberstalking, offline stalking, being outed without their consent, verbal humiliation, threats of physical violence, being contacted at home, threats to family, being contacted at work, dismissal from work, and mocking.
26th Aug '16 5:55:28 PM CamelCase
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* BerserkButton: [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Don%27t_abbreviate_"Wikipedia"_as_"Wiki"! Many editors feel physical pain when hearing others refer to Wikipedia as "Wiki".]]

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* BerserkButton: [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Don%27t_abbreviate_"Wikipedia"_as_"Wiki"! org/wiki/Wikipedia:Don%27t_abbreviate_Wikipedia_as_Wiki Many editors feel physical pain when hearing others refer to Wikipedia as "Wiki".]]
29th Jul '16 9:12:37 AM rjd1922
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* BerserkButton: [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Don%27t_abbreviate_"Wikipedia"_as_"Wiki"! Many editors feel physical pain when hearing others refer to Wikipedia as "Wiki".]]
20th Jul '16 9:22:41 AM Quanyails
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* LostInTranslation: The Wikipedia Project has become so ubiquitous that fans have made their own wikis for specific subjects. Sites such as Teletraan 1 for Transformers or Memory Alpha for Star Trek have become the go-to places for specifics on those shows. Some cultures have even devoted entire wikis to a ''single person''. In fact the Japanese equivalent to "Google it" roughly means "check out its wiki".

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* LostInTranslation: The Wikipedia Project has become so ubiquitous that fans have made their own wikis for specific subjects. Sites such as Teletraan 1 for Transformers ''Franchise/{{Transformers}}'' or Memory Alpha for Star Trek ''Franchise/StarTrek'' have become the go-to places for specifics on those shows. Some cultures have even devoted entire wikis to a ''single person''. In fact the Japanese equivalent to "Google it" roughly means "check out its wiki".
7th Apr '16 8:01:05 AM rjd1922
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* Administrivia/PermanentRedLinkClub: They call it [[https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Protection_policy#Creation_protection protected (or "salted" titles).]]
31st Mar '16 5:05:20 AM pgj1997
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** To put a long story short, basically their rules for vandalism get thrown out the window for one day.
3rd Feb '16 1:55:00 PM Speedyturtle
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'''Wikipedia''' is the most famous wiki out there, and is mostly responsible for inspiring the creation of other wikis ([[OlderThanTheyThink although it was not the first]]). It presents its information as an encyclopaedia and focuses mainly on real-life information.

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'''Wikipedia''' is the most famous wiki out there, and is mostly responsible for inspiring the creation of other wikis ([[OlderThanTheyThink although it was not the first]]). It presents its information as an encyclopaedia encyclopedia and focuses mainly on real-life information.
29th Jan '16 2:22:18 PM SolipSchism
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* EditWar: Due to its size, these are just as likely to occur between administrators as between regular users. [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Lamest_edit_wars Sometimes they get ridiculous.]]

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* EditWar: Administrivia/EditWar: Due to its size, these are just as likely to occur between administrators as between regular users. [[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Lamest_edit_wars Sometimes they get ridiculous.]]
27th Dec '15 11:05:13 PM pittsburghmuggle
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* WikiWalk: You can go on especially long walks there, since it is the largest wiki out there.

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* WikiWalk: You can go on especially long walks there, since it is the largest wiki out there. There's even a website that turned this into a game, ''VideoGame/TheWikiGame''.
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