More Wiki Wackiness

Oh Wikipedia, when will you grow up? The latest victim of wiki-vandalism is Philly Mayor John Street. A couple of days ago, it seems, Hizzoner's ...
by | January 23, 2007
 

Bozo_the_clown Oh Wikipedia, when will you grow up?

The latest victim of wiki-vandalism is Philly Mayor John Street. A couple of days ago, it seems, Hizzoner's profile was nefariously edited to falsely say that Street had played Bozo the Clown on a local TV station. Thanks to Wikipedia's voluminous archive, you can see the prank here.

"I'm sure that isn't true," a Street spokesman told the Inquirer. "Wikipedia has had many problems with people sabotaging other people's Web sites."

MORE FROM GOVERNING: WIKI SKIRMISHES

Join the Discussion

After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.

More from View