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Comment SOLUTION (Score 1) 529

Just don't (a) answer accurate about "race" or (b) don't ask about it.

Skin color is irrelevant. The overt racists who keep asking and caring about skin color should be shunned.

What is the cutoff for a "race"? With 23andme, AncestryDNA etc, it will show a lot of people who have traces of every race.

Comment Re:Too much good content is deleted at Wikipedia. (Score 1) 239

You are right, the whole "notability" standard at Wikipedia has been f'd up for years. Someone notable today, may be much less notable than someone from 100 years ago, but the person from a century ago might not be as notable to people today. Instead of trying to build a repository of accurate knowledge and information, Wikipedia is more concerned about building up fiefdoms of power for the editors and managers, which is too bad.

Comment 1960s? (Score 4, Informative) 140

"astronauts used in trips to the moon in the 1960s."

Just one point about the summary, not just the 1960s, there were more trips to the moon using Apollo in the 1970s than in the 1960s:
1960s Apollo moon trips: 8, 10, 11, 12 (2 landings 11, 12, and 2 circumnavigations)

1970s: 13, 14, 15, 16,17 (4 landings, not Apollo 13 obviously)

(There were other Apollo missions that were not moon trips, 7, 9 for example that were in earth orbit, Apollo-Soyuz etc).

"Conversion, fastidious Goddess, loves blood better than brick, and feasts most subtly on the human will." -- Virginia Woolf, "Mrs. Dalloway"