Wikipedia Blackout (& work around)

Steve Meyers steve-plug at
Wed Jan 18 09:59:22 MST 2012

On 1/18/12 3:20 AM, S. Dale Morrey wrote:
> As it turns out they are using a simple javascript redirect to send
> everyone to the blackout page.  No javascript, no blackout page.
> Therefore either disable it using noscript, or simply turn off
> javascript globally as per usual in your browser and wikipedia will
> work again.

There are a couple other options.  You can just hit ESC before the 
blackout loads.  Or put ?banner=none on the end of the URL.

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