The latest chapter of South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanfords life is still unfolding, but his entry in Wikipedia has already been updated.
On Wednesday, Mr. Sanford, considered a Republican frontrunner for president in 2012, confessed to having an affair with an Argentinian woman. Showing the speed in which history is documented in a digital world, someone updated Mr. Sanfords entry on the popular open-source Web site Wikipedia to reflect his extramarital affair.
Sanford's governorship has been put into doubt by extended disappearances he recently revealed to be part of an extramarital affair with an Argentine, the Web site read this morning. Until June 24, 2009, he was the chairman of the Republican Governors Association.