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Ron Woodroof was diagnosed with AIDS in 1986 and given just six months to live

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The research was conducted by the scholarly Public Relations Journal who quizzed 1,284 members about their clients' Wikipedia entries

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...elies on Wikipedia for accurate, balanced information.”   Related search articles:ron woodruff wikipedia cressida bonas wikipedia chrystie crownover wikipedia Cressida Bonas Wiki Ron Woodruff Wikipedia HIV ron woodruff aids ron woodruff wiki Paul Qualley Wikipedia ron woodruff wikipedia aids cressida bonas cressida bonas bio who is cressida bonas wikipedia Stephanie Ruhle Wikipedia ron woodr...

American novelist Philip Roth has criticized Wikipedia after he was unable to convince the site to change an entry about one of his novels

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American novelist Philip Roth has criticized Wikipedia after he was unable to convince the site to change an entry about one of his novels. Philip Milton Roth, 79, tried to tell Wikipedia about an error in the entry for his novel The Human Stain, published in 2000. But Wikipedia’s administrators initially refused to amend the entry, saying they required a second source. The prize-winning au...

Ron Woodroof was first diagnosed with AIDS in 1985 and given just 30 days to live

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Ron Woodroof was first diagnosed with AIDS in 1985 and given just 30 days to live. Ron Woodroof, who was born in Texas in 1950, was 35 at the moment of diagnosis. He became an electrician and rodeo cowboy in adulthood. Ron Woodroof initially refuses to accept the diagnosis, but remembers having unprotected s** with an intravenous drug-using prostitute. Instead of accepting the death sentence, Ron...

After five years of featuring the Bicholim Conflict, Wikipedia has admitted the entire conflict and books cited as sources for the piece are fictional

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...which tells the story of “how colonial Portugal clashed with India’s massive Maratha Empire”, Wikipedia has admitted the entire conflict and books cited as sources for the piece are fictional, the Daily Dot reports. The only source seems to be an unidentified and mischievous Wikipedia user dedicated to putting extraordinary amounts of effort into promoting his or her own fantasy historical...

Wikipedia announced that will black out its website on Wednesday to protest against anti-piracy legislation under consideration in Congress

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Wikipedia announced that will black out its website on Wednesday to protest against anti-piracy legislation under consideration in Congress. Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales announced on Twitter that the popular community-based online encyclopedia would shut down its English versions for a full 24 hours. A link to the formal announcement confirmed the decision after 1,800 Wikipedians discussed what...

Matthew McConaughey shed 40 lbs to play the role of HIV positive Texan Ron Woodroof in highly anticipated film Dallas Buyers Club

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...yers Club, set in 1985 Dallas, begins in the doctor’s surgery with Matthew McConaughey’s Ron Woodruff being informed he has tested positive for the HIV virus. “Have you ever used intravenous drugs? Have you ever engaged in homos**ual conduct?” the doctor asks the initially homophobic electrician. “You made a mistake. Because that ain’t me,” a horrified Ron Woodroof replies. After...

More than seven hundreds people are gathering in Mumbai University campus for India's first Wikipedia conference

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More than seven hundreds people are gathering in Mumbai University campus for India’s first Wikipedia conference. Wikipedia Conference 2011 is a three-day event, from November 18 to Nvember 20, and is part of the online encyclopedia’s plans to expand in the sub-continent. Wikipedia wants to tap into India’s growing internet population, by creating more pages in local languages,...

An anonymous Wikipedia editor may have tried to reveal David Petraeus's affair with Paula Broadwell back in January this year

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An anonymous Wikipedia editor may have tried to reveal General David Petraeus’s extramarital affair with his biographer Paula Broadwell back in January this year. In January, Paula Broadwell appeared on the Daily Show to pitch her book about the CIA director titled All In. The day after Wikipedia editor Vanobamo created a page for the author, which is common practice on the user-contributed...

Wikipedia articles about former US President George W. Bush and anarchism are the most hotly contested on its English-language edition

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...of feeling it evoked among contributors. Millions of articles from 10 separate language editions of Wikipedia were subjected to analysis to find the topics over which editors scrapped most fiercely. English, Spanish, Persian, Arabic and Czech editions were among those analyzed. Data was taken from editions of Wikipedia published on the web in 2010. Wikipedia articles about former US President Ge...

Wikipedia locked Mitt Romney entries after comedian Stephen Colbert suggested on US TV that viewers should edit the pages

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The Wikipedia pages dedicated to US presidential candidate Mitt Romney and other members of the Republican Party who may run alongside him have been locked down. Wikipedia has put a silver padlock icon on the top right hand side of their entries. This means that anonymous users cannot make editorial changes to content relating to the politicians. The measures were taken after comedian Stephen Col...

A study of 2012's most read Wikipedia articles reveals striking differences in what proved popular across the different language versions of the online encyclopaedia

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A study of 2012′s most read Wikipedia articles reveals striking differences in what proved popular across the different language versions of the online encyclopaedia. “Facebook” topped the English edition while an entry for adult video actresses did best in Japan. Hua Shan – a Chinese mountain featuring “the world’s deadliest hiking trail” – topped the Dutch li...

Wikipedia was knocked offline on Monday due to two accidentally cut cables near a data centre in Florida

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Wikipedia was knocked offline on Monday due to two accidentally cut cables near a data centre in Florida. The online encyclopedia and various associated services were inaccessible or extremely sluggish for over two hours on Monday. A status web page showed various parts of the Wikimedia network as suffering performance issues. Wikipedia ruled out any suggestion of malicious intent being behind pr...

Online encyclopedia Wikipedia and blog service WordPress are among the highest profile sites to block their content as a protest against anti-piracy laws in US

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...uld fatally damage the free and open internet. For 24 hours, to raise awareness, we are blacking out Wikipedia.” If users tried to access its other pages via search sites, the text briefly flashed up before being replaced by the protest page. However, people were sharing workarounds to disable the redirect. When the protest ended at 05:00 GMT on Thursday, Wikipedia carried the message: ̶...

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...s on Friday. The actor was aiming to lose 30 pounds from his already lean but muscular frame to play Ron Woodroof in The Dallas Buyer’s Club. However, it looks like Matthew McConaughey may have lost even more than that as he shuffled through security at LAX. He certainly looked almost unrecognizable from the snake-hipped muscleman who lit up screens this year in stripper movie Magic Mike. Th...

Matthew McConaughey reveals he now weighs in at 143lbs, having lost 38 lbs over the past few months for his new role in The Dallas Buyers Club

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...hey has revealed he is now down to his goal weight to play the real-life AIDS-afflicted character of Ron Woodroof in The Dallas Buyers Club – and doesn’t plan on losing any more. In a new interview the 6 ft-tall actor reveals he now weighs in at 143lbs – having lost 38 lbs over the past few months (more than the 30 lbs previously reported). With a BMI (Body Mass Index) of 19.4, M...

A shrinking Matthew McConaughey reported for his first day on the New Orleans set of The Dallas Buyers Club Sunday

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...his forehead, an ominous sign of the AIDS affliction which took the life of his real-life character Ron Woodroof. Matthew McConaughey, who dropped 30 pounds, shocked onlookers Friday as he shuffled through the security line at LAX. He certainly looked almost unrecognizable from the snake-hipped muscleman who lit up screens this year in stripper movie Magic Mike. Both Brad Pitt and Ryan Gosling or...

Matthew McConaughey was seen on a family day out in Austin and appeared to be severely emaciated

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...a mini pea coat. It was revealed last year that Magic Mike star Matthew McConaughey would be playing Ron Woodroof in the upcoming movie, after beating strong competition from stars including Brad Pitt and Ryan Gosling for the role.   Related search articles:matthew mcconaughey new movie 2013 matthew mcconaughey aids movie mathew machanauhay movie 2013 what movie did matthew lose weight for w...

12 Years a Slave has won best picture award at this year’s Oscars ceremony

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...y As predicted, Matthew McConaughey took the best actor prize for his role as real life rodeo cowboy Ron Woodroof, who smuggled HIV drugs into the US. Matthew McConaughey, formerly a rom-com regular whose roles centred on his good looks, lost 50 lbs to play Ron Woodroof in the low budget indie drama. Best actress winner Cate Blanchett paid tribute to her rivals, including Judi Dench – who wa...

Rue Du Commerce HP TouchPad Tablet Stock

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Although you won’t be able to find th HP tablet in stock at regular retailers, Canadian or US, there is one more place where you will find it at less than retail prices which is still going to be a bargain. $99 HP TouchPad Tablet in stock links below:   HP’s fire sale on its TouchPad tablets in stock this week has killed all inventory from Canada, and details on U.S. stock remai...

Silvio Berlusconi has married his fiancée Francesca Pascale last month in a secret wedding at his private chapel in Milan

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...re, her tutor being Mariarosaria Rossi. But Francesca Pascale needs more than this to earn a page on Wikipedia: so far (25 January 2013) she is just mentioned once in Silvio Berlusconi Italian wiki page and she is totally absent from the English Wikipedia or even the Neapolitan language pages. In October 2013, Bulgarian actress (naturalized Italian citizen) Michelle Bonev revealed on her blog that...

Richard O'Dwyer Extradition Support

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Many people especially in the UK will have heard and read about 24yr old Sheffield Hallam University student Richard O’Dwyer’s fight against extradition to the USA on a charge of copyright infringement over a linking site he made (TVShack.net) even though he has not been to America since he was 5 years old! His mum Julia describes this as “The Fight of Our Lives” Richard if convicted in a US cou...

Nancy Shevell is the third wife of Sir Paul McCartney and the daughter of an American trucking magnate

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Encyclopaedia Britannica has decided to stop publishing its famous and weighty 32-volume print edition after 244 years of tradition

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Reference book firm Encyclopaedia Britannica has decided to stop publishing its famous and weighty 32-volume print edition after 244 years of tradition. Encyclopaedia Britannica will now focus on digital expansion amid rising competition from websites such as Wikipedia. The company, which used to sell its encyclopedias door-to-door, now generates almost 85% its revenue from online sales. It recen...