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    #4016954 - 04/05/05 01:41 PM (13 years, 20 days ago)

Doesn't have a definition/ entry for The Shroomery.
Respectfully request an entry submitted to Wikipedia.
The more places The Shroomery is viewed, the better.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: California]
    #4017136 - 04/05/05 02:31 PM (13 years, 20 days ago)

I think it used to and Wikipedia removed it last year... I don't remember the details...


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: Rose]
    #4017164 - 04/05/05 02:36 PM (13 years, 20 days ago)

I thought I remembered a shroomery entry in Wikipedia.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: gdman]
    #4017594 - 04/05/05 04:01 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

So I re-searched Wikipedia for The Shroomery.
The Shroomerys' article/entry is being considered for deletion.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: California]
    #4017682 - 04/05/05 04:15 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

Why?


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: Redstorm]
    #4017726 - 04/05/05 04:23 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

Advertisement for a Web site. ?msh210 18:07, 5 Apr 2005 (UTC)


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: California]
    #4017988 - 04/05/05 05:11 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

Lame.

There's tons of articles for Goatse and Tubgirl, which are both websites.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: Redstorm]
    #4018472 - 04/05/05 08:07 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

No they aren't, they're images. If the article is unbiased and informative enough, then it won't be deleted.

Why would you "request an entry" on wikipedia? It's a wiki, you edit it yourself. If you want an entry, write one.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: Phluck]
    #4018484 - 04/05/05 08:10 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

I just read the Shroomery entry there, and it really isn't that informative, and it DOES read like an ad for the site. If you think there's some pertinant information that should be included in the article, add it in yourself, and if you don't think it should be deleted, then go into the relevant discussion and give your opinion as to WHY it shouldn't be deleted.

The whole point of a wiki is to do it yourself, so do it.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Shroomery


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: Phluck]
    #4018771 - 04/05/05 09:17 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

No, they're sites. Goatse.cx and Tubgirl.com

I think Goatse it no longer active though. They have a whole entry for various shock websites.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: Redstorm]
    #4020421 - 04/06/05 06:50 AM (13 years, 19 days ago)

Yeah, they're websites, with well known pictures. The images were being passed around on the web long before they had sites. Goatse.cx has been down for years.

And they do have entries about websites... as long as they aren't just big ads, which is exactly what the Shroomery entry looked like.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: Phluck]
    #4021213 - 04/06/05 12:53 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

Why would you "request an entry" on wikipedia? It's a wiki, you edit it yourself. If you want an entry, write one.
My wiki may not reflect the views of the Admins.
It would seem fitting for someone directly involved in the maintenance and development of The Shroomery to do it, so everyone can hear it directly from the source.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: California]
    #4021558 - 04/06/05 02:20 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

It wouldn't really be fitting for the admins to write their own entry... that kind of defeats the idea of objectivity.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: Phluck]
    #4021569 - 04/06/05 02:25 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

Them not writing an entry may defeat accuracy.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: California]
    #4021609 - 04/06/05 02:45 PM (13 years, 19 days ago)

Why don't you just write one, Oregon, and then PM it to a couple of admins or post it here and see if it's satisfactory.


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Re: Wikipedia [Re: OneMoreRobot3021]
    #4021946 - 04/06/05 04:40 PM (13 years, 18 days ago)

If you guys look at the article's entry on the Votes for Deletion page, you'll see the main concern is that the text is too short and it's not informative. If you'd like to see the article remain on Wikipedia, I recommend you take some time to clean it up and expand its scope, then post about your changes on the Votes for Deletion. I don't think the admins should get involved in this, we already have plenty of inbound links and it would just seem too much like shameless self-promotion. However I certainly support any of our members who feel it's a valid topic!

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