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The 8 Best Edits To Wikipedia From A CIA IP Address

Three different Wikipedia IP addresses return as belonging to the CIA server. The CIA declined to comment.

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1. Roger Ebert

The News-Gazette, Robert K. O'Daniell, File / AP

A 2005 edit was made to note "Ebert's interest in journalism began in his teens. As a high school student, he was a sports writer for 'The News-Gazette' in Champaign, Illinois, and in his senior year he was co-editor of his high school newspaper, 'The Echo.'"


5. The Simpsons Ride

A 2011 edit was made to note that during the The Simpsons ride at Universal Studios, "the family refuses, except for Homer who gets into the car, stating that he waiting in line for hours and is going to ride no matter what, at which point the family unwillingly gets on board."

6. "Boob" Changed to "Bob" on KFJC Radio Article


An 2007 edit on an article about college radio station KFJC changed the name of the music director from Boob Gibson to Bob Gibson. The editor described the edit as "(boob -> bob)."

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