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Comment: I Just Realized Something (Score 2, Interesting) 429

by I re-discovered Amer (#18193704) Attached to: Academic Credentials and Wikiality
There are a bunch of other users on Wikipedia who say that they are professors. But, many of them are hyper-active. No one can edit Wikipedia that much and still have even a job. See -- who also has pages on Commons, Wikisource, a dozen other languages, etc. is another one. Same for t_Sunrise. I have nothing against these guys -- they're pretty civil -- but I must say that I have my doubts now!

The reason that every major university maintains a department of mathematics is that it's cheaper than institutionalizing all those people.