And just that fast, the experiment is over. This is all you will find when looking for any of the wikitorial pages at this point:
Where is the Wikitorial?
Unfortunately, we have had to remove this feature, at least temporarily, because a few readers were flooding the site with inappropriate material.
Thanks and apologies to the thousands of people who logged on in the right spirit.
Wow, they opened the doors to anyone and some of the people who came in didn’t have the best intentions? I’m shocked. SHOCKED.
Actually, on second thought, no I’m not.
Not at all in fact.
Welcome to the world that we have to deal with every single day in blog-land. So now they’ve met Mr. & Mrs Troll, wait until they meet our neighbors the comment spammers!
But you know, that’s the funny thing about having a conversation. The other people get to talk too, and often they don’t agree with you, or they say things that don’t relate at all. If the Times plans on having blogs and wikis, that’s something they should probably get comfortable with.