10 controversial Wikipedia topics
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What makes for a controversial topic on Wikipedia.org, the online encyclopedia that anybody can edit? As people try to make an article conform to their own views, they justify their edits with citations in the footnotes. A controversial topic will see footnotes and citations multiply as people fight for every word and phrase. The more footnotes there are, the more the controversy. Here are ten of the most controversial topics on Wikipedia as measured by footnote numbers gathered in Nov. 2010. See a more in-depth article: Wiki Wars: In battle to define beliefs, Mormons and foes wage battle on Wikipedia
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