August 31, 2008

POLITICAL INTELLIGENCE, THE WIKIPEDIA WAY: “If you’d been watching Wikipedia you might have gotten an advance tipoff of Friday’s announcement that McCain was selecting Sarah Palin. ‘At approximately 5 p.m. ET (Thursday), the company’s analysts noticed a spike in the editing traffic to Palin’s Wiki page, and that some of the same Wiki users appeared to be making changes to McCain’s page.’” So the smart thing to do would have been to make some edits to Romney and Pawlenty, too . . .