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 Why does wikipedia have an artical on EVERYTHING you can imagine?

Answer Pros and cons!Pro: Wikipedia is open to everybody that wants to contribute.Cons: It´s hard to assure the utter truthfulness of what it is written.
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Is it weird to write a wikipedia artical about yourself when you're not famous or anything?

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Why does everything i edit/add on wikipedia vanish after 24 hours?

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

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EVERYTHING on Wikipedia?

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