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'''Encyc''' is a free [[wiki]] [[encyclopedia]] similar to Britannica, World Book, and the other great wiki, Wikipedia.  Welcome, and we hope you enjoy our encyclopedia.
'''Encyc''' is a free [[wiki]] [[encyclopedia]].  Welcome.  This website is a general reference work similar to Britannica, World Book, and the other great wiki, Wikipedia.  We hope you enjoy our independent take on popular encyclopedia topics.
 
==From today's featured article==
[[File:2015 C2E2 Cosplay - Hamburglar (17386316951).jpg|thumb|A fan dressed as the Hamburglar]]
The [[Hamburglar]] is a fictional character used in marketing campaigns for McDonald's restaurants. The character was originally introduced as part of the McDonaldland campaign in 1971, aimed at young children. He is also known as Dozer in some parts of the world. The commercials typically followed the same plotline: the Hamburglar steals McDonald's hamburgers, [[Ronald McDonald]] devises a plan to trick him, and everybody gets their hamburgers back. He dresses in a black-and-white hooped shirt and pants, a red cape, and a wide-brimmed hat. Hamburglar was portrayed by actors Frankie Delfino and Tommy Vicini. His vocabulary consisted of nothing other than, "Robble, robble, robble."(on occasions he would say single words along with "robble", such as "Robble robble cheeseburger!"  The voice was originally provided by Howard Morris. Charlie Adler also provided his voice in the 1980s and on the ''Wacky Adventures of Ronald MacDonald'' videos. Although he is a thief, he is still considered a friend of Ronald McDonald and the rest of the McDonaldland gang, who appear to tolerate his kleptomania as an eccentricity.
 
==Did you know ...==
* ... that a [[calculator watch]] is a digital watch fitted with buttons, so that it can function easily as a miniature calculator?
* ... that [[explosives]] often used in war....... condensed energy... blows up.......?
* ... that [[Heaven on Earth]] is a concept that through craftiness and teamwork, people can make Earth better and more heaven-like?
 
==About Encyc==
''Main article: [[Encyc:About]]''


Encyc was established in 2008. :)  We would like to thank all of our users for their contributions and support.  We couldn't have done it without you. ([[cheese|block of cheese]]).  We have two mascots.  The Encyc sloth is named [[Pancake (Encyc)|Pancake]].  The Encyc dolphin is named [[Butterfly (Encyc)|Butterfly]].
Encyc was established in 2008. :)  We would like to thank all of our users for their contributions and support.  We couldn't have done it without you. ([[cheese|block of cheese]]).  We have two mascots.  The Encyc sloth is named [[Pancake (Encyc)|Pancake]].  The Encyc dolphin is named [[Butterfly (Encyc)|Butterfly]].


As of February 2020, we are running a dark color scheme as our default desktop theme.  As far as we know, this is the first Mediawiki-based general encyclopedia to do so with the standard Vector theme.  It can easily be reverted to dark text on light background under user preferences.  We put a bit of work into customizing this theme so that it looks good and is easy to use.  Feel free to [[Encyc:About#Contact_us|email]] if you like this change or have any suggestions for improvement.
Everyone is welcome to read and [[Encyc:Participation|participate here]]. Please be aware that like most other wikis we make no guarantee of validity. Read our [[Encyc:General disclaimer|disclaimer]] before using this website.
 
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Latest revision as of 16:19, 16 May 2022

Encyc is a free wiki encyclopedia similar to Britannica, World Book, and the other great wiki, Wikipedia. Welcome, and we hope you enjoy our encyclopedia.

From today's featured article

A fan dressed as the Hamburglar

The Hamburglar is a fictional character used in marketing campaigns for McDonald's restaurants. The character was originally introduced as part of the McDonaldland campaign in 1971, aimed at young children. He is also known as Dozer in some parts of the world. The commercials typically followed the same plotline: the Hamburglar steals McDonald's hamburgers, Ronald McDonald devises a plan to trick him, and everybody gets their hamburgers back. He dresses in a black-and-white hooped shirt and pants, a red cape, and a wide-brimmed hat. Hamburglar was portrayed by actors Frankie Delfino and Tommy Vicini. His vocabulary consisted of nothing other than, "Robble, robble, robble."(on occasions he would say single words along with "robble", such as "Robble robble cheeseburger!" The voice was originally provided by Howard Morris. Charlie Adler also provided his voice in the 1980s and on the Wacky Adventures of Ronald MacDonald videos. Although he is a thief, he is still considered a friend of Ronald McDonald and the rest of the McDonaldland gang, who appear to tolerate his kleptomania as an eccentricity.

Did you know ...

  • ... that a calculator watch is a digital watch fitted with buttons, so that it can function easily as a miniature calculator?
  • ... that explosives often used in war....... condensed energy... blows up.......?
  • ... that Heaven on Earth is a concept that through craftiness and teamwork, people can make Earth better and more heaven-like?

About Encyc

Main article: Encyc:About

Encyc was established in 2008. :) We would like to thank all of our users for their contributions and support. We couldn't have done it without you. (block of cheese). We have two mascots. The Encyc sloth is named Pancake. The Encyc dolphin is named Butterfly.

Everyone is welcome to read and participate here. Please be aware that like most other wikis we make no guarantee of validity. Read our disclaimer before using this website.