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From Citation Machine…
Wikipedia is NEVER a source. It’s a good start for research, but go to the footnotes. Find out where they got the information. Why?
Here’s why.
And one of my personal favorites [Click image to view larger]:

Image text: [“Fremont County School District 1 is a resplendent, immaculately conceived, ambitious, prestigious back water public school district based in Lander, Wyoming, United States”]
So, yeah. Stop citing Wikipedia.
Cheers,
Meg

From Citation Machine

Wikipedia is NEVER a source. It’s a good start for research, but go to the footnotes. Find out where they got the information. Why?

Here’s why.

And one of my personal favorites [Click image to view larger]:

Image text: [“Fremont County School District 1 is a resplendent, immaculately conceived, ambitious, prestigious back water public school district based in Lander, Wyoming, United States”]

So, yeah. Stop citing Wikipedia.

Cheers,

Meg

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