How to use wikipedia dump?

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Why does a dump of the Wikipedia database have more pages than Wikipedia itself has?

Certain classes of pages, even when in the main "article" namespace, don't count as "articles" for the purpose of statistics. Most notably, redirects! You're probably seeing those, among a few othe... Read More »

Wikipedia dump file download interrupted. I have a partially downloaded file. can that be made useful?

If a neighbors dog takes a dump on my lawn can i take a dump on their doorstep?

Take a plastic bag and return their dog's crap to them - and say "here, you might be missing this". And tell them they had better SKIP your yard on their crap route.

Is there a wikipedia macro for "This page is stupid. You can help wikipedia by deleting it."?

Yahoo should have such an option; it would be better than all of their continuous "oops" messages, lol.