Why do people find it necessary to answer questions with wikipedia?

Answer Today, I've answered (sarcastically, of course) two very peculiar questions. One was along the lines of "which country dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima" and the other was "Did Fidel Castro win ... Read More »

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Why do so many people answer questions with links to Wikipedia?

Why dont more people use wikipedia to answer their questions?

wikipedia is unreliable. but then again, so is y!a... but the advantage of y!a is that if multiple people say the same thing its probably correct...

Do you give thumbs up to people who answer your question with a quotation from wikipedia?

It's a bad practice, and a copyright violation in most cases. I generally report it as illegal. To make it not a copyright violation you would have to link to the Wikipedia article and to the text ... Read More »

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