Why do people/teachers say that Wikipedia is not legit?

Answer Mostly because they dont understand how it works. Yes anyone can write anything but there is a huge series of checks and balances that make it very legit. It sucks cause theres isn't an encyclopedi... Read More »

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-How accurate is Are there legit editors Where's proof that it's reliable to do research?

Wikipedia is comparable in accuracy to other online and printed general reference works. Most Wikipedia editors are legitimate, if what you mean by legitimate is editors who are trying in good fait... Read More »

Is this wikipedia information legit?

Have you ever heard of IMDb?The information might not be "layed out" as easily, but you don't have to worry about it being legit. Someone with a grudge against Will Ferrell could work his way up to... Read More »

I recieved a banner upon log-in that stated that I was 10000th visitor and to click to claim. IS THIS LEGIT?

Another scam. I bet everyone's shown this. There's no such thing as a free laptop. They'll probably surprise you with a hidden fee, or you'll have to complete offers that'll cost you money (silver,... Read More »

Just got a text from a random number, seems legit and a legit area code, do I trust it?

Spam.Anything that seems too good to be true...probably is.