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 Why do people on here use wikipedia.org as a source?

Answer Ill be honest. . .it is so much easier. It tends to be a summary and even though it isnt realiable normally they have sites as references that you can go to that are. It makes a good starting point.
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Don't you love when people put Wikipedia as their source for answering questions on here?

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