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Lt. Commander
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 120
# 23
12-02-2010, 01:07 PM
Originally Posted by Dr.LoveMonkey
Of course you can point to a lot of cases where it's wrong or incomplete, and it's never on the level that you could reference it in a paper, but aren't you the least bit surprised that it isn't full of things like;
It was pretty much like what you cite in the early phases of its life cycle, believe it or not. After Stephen Colbert made a public mockery of it a few years back on national television, though, they instituted rather draconian editorial review policies to stop that from happening. But even as recently as a year ago I could edit

So, in terms of its relevance to the Foundry, wiki isn't as it is now because people online are inherently rational and decent. Quite the opposite. Its the way it is now because its strictly controlled. How strictly Cryptic enforces the rules surrounding it will be the absolute gauge of its quality in terms of feedback.