It's no secret that Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia made by the people for the people, is open to abuse.
However, the last people you'd expect to be fiddling with existing entries would be politicians – honest, God-fearing men the lot of 'em.
Ahem. But according to the BBC, that's exactly what's been happening, and the culprits are members of the US Congress.
I would like to say that I'm stunned by this display of dishonesty, but I can't.