Wiki wonderland: Pádraig Harrington

Pádraig Harrington’s Wikipedia page has been updated 332 times in total since its creation at 3pm on 11 November, 2004. 141 of those updates were made today, 133 of which have been made since he won the play-off against Sergio García in The Open this evening. One such update corrected someone’s assertion that Carnoustie was in Augusta., which was live for one minute.

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Wikipedia’s top ten languages account for a total of over five million articles. It’s mind-boggling when you think about it.


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