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‘‘There are smart people contributing, not just weirdos. [This] is actually a community,’’ said Brandon Stafford of Cambridge.

The idealists, the optimists, and the world they share

By David Mehegan
Globe Staff / February 13, 2006

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Wikipedians are a varied group, and while they may not know one another except online, most share two things: comfort with computers and the online world, and delight with the idea of contributing to a free encyclopedia for the entire world. Here are some faces and voices of Boston-area Wikipedians. (Full article: 960 words)

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