I do a lot of Google searches, and for some odd reason, they often include search terms about Wikipedia.
Some only look at the first few results. I am not one of those people. Five pages of Google results into a recent search, I found The Encyclopedia of Alabama.
I muttered to myself, “Well dip me in chicken stew and take me to a fish fry!”
An online encyclopedia! What a concept!
It’s the sum of human knowledge about The Heart of Dixie!
I ran a few searches and poked around at its interface. Hey, an article about a prominent son of Huntsville…
Jimmy Donal Wales!
Claire M. Wilson, Auburn University wrote: Huntsville native Jimmy Wales (1966- ) is the founder of the Internet Web site Wikipedia, a groundbreaking open-forum online encyclopedia, is president of Wikia, Inc., and is chair of the Wikimedia Foundation.
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