Is this a joke?

No. Conservapedia is real and really weird.

“Hey guys, what picture should we use on the page about Evolution?”

“Hitler of course!”

Utterly barmy.

But wait there’s more! Want to know some examples of liberal bias, deceit, frivolous gossip, and blatant errors on Wikipedia? Conservapedia has 205 (!). One of my favourites is this, because it uses the word “boondoggle.”

Wikipedia’s article on engineering[19] features a photo of … an offshore wind turbine, which is an inefficient liberal boondoggle and certainly not a representative example of engineering. None even exist off the shores of the United States because they are not competitive.

The site is funny and worrying in equal measure.

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2 thoughts on “Is this a joke?

  1. Perhaps worth noting that at least half of the content on this site was contributed by trolls. The worrying thing is that you can’t tell which half – and neither can the admins…

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