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Wikipedia Wars

First Posted: 03/28/08 03:44 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 01:10 PM ET

Media Bistro:

Were staffers at Fox News and the New York Times engaged in Wikipedia vandalism on the job? It sure looks like it.

A writer for tech publishers O'Reilly Media traced changes to Al Franken's Wikipedia entry to a Fox News IP address. Then bloggers Geeks Are Sexy compiled a list of Fox News' extensive Wikipedia edits--which, among other things, de-loofahed Bill O' Reilly, posted false information about the ratings of Fox News shows, accused Keith Olbermann of making light of Peter Jennings' death and deleted rating info for MSNBC programs.

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Filed by Nick Graham  |