Old Man Murray Deleted From Wikipedia | Rock, Paper, Shotgun : more idiotic deletionism from Wikipedia. when will someone fork WP with a saner community?
(tags: wikipedia deletionpedia deletion gaming history old-man-murray web community asshats)
The Telegraph – Calcutta (Kolkata) | Frontpage | A lesson for colony cousin : So much win in one article. (a) the Bengali equivalent of “craic” is, roughly, “phatiphati”; (b) “In Irish pubs, amid the tiddly-doo music, this is a craic”; (c) wtf Gadaffi references; (d) shared post-colonialist glee
(tags: craic funny colonialism bengali phatiphati tiddly-doo libya india cricket)
O2’s page on their new “block 18+ content on mobile internet” policy : O2 UK have just instituted a mandatory block for all “18+” content, which is only removed once the customer pays a UKP1 fee via credit card (which is immediately refunded). Twitter is *full* of angry UK O2 users right now
(tags: o2 uk content credit-cards filtering censorship adult)