Josey Jewell Has Been Wikipedia's Iowa City Mayor for 6 weeks

Yet again, Wikipedia has been an instrument in sports fans trolling one another by editing Wikipedia pages. All-American and star Hawkeyes linebacker Josey Jewell has been edited in as Iowa City’s mayor- the edit has stayed active on the page for 6 weeks.

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The edit was brought to public attention through @Hawkflies tweet just days after Jewell’s stellar game against the then undefeated Penn State.

You can read the original piece by Zach Berg at

Alanna Johns