Andrew Orlowski is a writer for The Register, an online British newspaper, and a critic of Wikipedia. Mr. Orlowski has frequently criticized Wikipedia, saying that Wikipedia was "a hobby, a multiplayer game and a repository for fan trivia." . Orlowski also reported on the Essjay scandal, where a prominent Wikipedia administrator lied to the press and to his fellow Wikipedia users about his credentials. Mr. Orlowski also was the first person to introduce the world to Wikitruth, a major anti-Wikipedia website.