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In 2012, American teevee came through once again

At ToolServer (some sort of Wikipedia offshoot), there’s a nifty compilation of  2012’s top Wikipedia searches by language. This one particularly caught my eye (and yes, I checked, that “G” is indeed a search for the letter G. Almost four million times, Germans went to Wikipedia for information on the letter G). Go here for more list fun.

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Brave Palinites venture into – gasp! – Wikipedia

H/T BoingBoing via Eschaton

Angered by the disrespect shown SarahPAC over her thoroughly American and patriotic commentary on Paul Revere’s ride, her loyal minions have braved the “liberal” shores of Wikipedia in a frantic effort to rewrite the entry. Honest.  (They considered using Conservapedia but nobody ever goes there.)

Check out section 21, here.

UPDATE: Turns out there was a bit of mischief at Conservapedia after all!