CoS has posted a video that enumerates the indignities it has suffered at the hands of Anonymous "cyber-terrorists": 8,139 harassing phone calls, 3.6 million malicious e-mails, 22 bomb threats, and 8 death threats. I'm not condoning any of those actions, if the allegations are true. Though Anonymous admits its goal is to bring down Scientology, it officially denies the charges. (Though how would anyone there really know what other members are doing?) Still, I'd probably be able to muster more sympathy for CoS had it not spent the last 30 years harassing its critics and trying to snuff out negative coverage through any means necessary.
(FYI, The St. Pete Times has an excellent sub site devoted to news about the organization, including the Pulitzer Prize winning report it produced in 1980 after a dozen top-ranking CoS officials were convicted of conspiracy against the US government for bugging the Department of Justice and infiltrating the IRS. For more on that story, Google "operation snow white." Then contact me in a month when you've finished reading.)
Wikis are also increasingly popular tools for business, though it's a tad harder to be anonymous when you're a cube farmer. It's really the anonymity that makes these collective wikis work. You could even call it the 'wisdom of shrouds.'
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