How factual is Wikipedia?

Answer Statistical studies of Wikipedia show that it is generally accurate; it's not 100% fool-proof but for any given statement taken from Wikipedia, it's very likely to be correct. However, articles tha... Read More »

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Wikipedia- Factual! What do you think?

Wikipedia can be edited by visitors, including you and me, without registering (except for a few protected pages). Not all contributors are experts, thus they may introduce factual errors. Due to t... Read More »

Is the Showtime series "the Borgias" factual?

pretty close the Borgia's were corrupt - but no more than anyone else, alexander vi wasn't the first pope to have illegitimate children or be a crook and cesare was a statesman and a good military ... Read More »

How to Point out to Someone That Their Argument Is Emotional Not Factual?

Arguments tend to be unproductive and end in frustration. Better to turn the argument into a discussion, but often it can be difficult to distinguish between the two!

Why is the wikipedia section on Yahoo answers only answered by people who hate wikipedia?

There are three main reasons that people will attempt to contribute to an information service like Wikipedia or Yahoo! Answers.First, there are people who contribute because they genuinely want to ... Read More »