Re: Billy Mitchell's Scores Removed, Including Donkey Kong
Posted: April 15th, 2018, 10:19 pm
Yes. I suppose they want to punish him, but this only results in a database with more errors.
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VideoGameCritic wrote:Am I the only one annoyed that ALL of Billy's records are expunged including those that were witnessed and totally legitimate? I mean, if you want to toss out the controversial scores, that's one thing, but even steroids users in baseball got to keep their records!
pacman000 wrote:Yes. I suppose they want to punish him, but this only results in a database with more errors.
pacman000 wrote:I'm more concerned with the records being accurate than with any punishment for bad actors.I suppose I see the records as history in-and-of-themselves; deleting a fraudulent record would be a correction; deleting a legitimate record would be an attempt to change what really happened.