The trend at Slashdot is editors not bothering to keep track of the
site who constantly re-post articles, and it is gaining momentum. The
latest train wreck was a story on a wardriving in Florida- possibly the
highest profile article of 5&6 July:
In all it's glory, it is back in nearly the same form, attributing the
same source article:
Oddly, it was first posted to the 'Hardware' section, then to 'YRO'.
I suggest that when a Slashdot editor makes this stupid error X
number of times over Y number of days, he is taken off rotation for a
period of time and a member of the Slashdot readership is given
opportunity to guest edit. Second time it happens, he's booted off the
So in a nutshell-
Guys- this is getting ridiculous. Why can't you pay attention?