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+ - Congress removing torture references from CIA report's Wikipedia page -> 1

Submitted by Anonymous Coward
An anonymous reader writes "Attempts to remove a description of the CIA's 'enhanced interrogation techniques' as an euphemism for torture from the report's Wikipedia page have been made from a computer with an IP address registered to United States Senate.

There has been at least two occasions where an attempt to take out the torture reference has been using a computer from inside Congress."

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Comment: Losing Literature (Score 2) 55

by Mikkeles (#48410129) Attached to: Machine-Learning Algorithm Ranks the World's Most Notable Authors

It may make more sense to concentrate on those lower in the list. The works of highly rated authors are likely to remain available anyway whereas those of lower rated authors are more likely to be lost.
    Admittedly, the loss may be deserved, but I am willing to bet there are some (if not many) that will be more highly appreciated in a century or so.

I cannot conceive that anybody will require multiplications at the rate of 40,000 or even 4,000 per hour ... -- F. H. Wales (1936)