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Nazi Sex Doll??=[edit]

http://www.boingboing.net/2005/06/22/nazi_sex_doll_story_.html disproved - That link is dead, but it is still archived at: http://web.archive.org/web/20071002140945/http://www.boingboing.net/2005/06/22/nazi-sex-doll-story-.html

not sure why the link to that hoax website has been left undebated that long in the article. I have inserted the link disproving it. Of course the debunking site is not highly reputable, but the source is not either. I could also add a link to the original debunker, but that is just a blog post, too. Maybe we could just scrap the complete paragraph, which is not based on any reliable sources? Camil7 (talk) 19:54, 25 January 2014 (UTC)

Ed Gein?[edit]

I removed the reference to Ed Gein under the doll suit section. Making a suit out of female corpses isn't the same as making one out of an inflatable doll. Ace of Sevens 10:11, 7 June 2006 (UTC)

Image accompanying article not HQ sex doll[edit]

The image accompanying this article - Gum_girl.jpg - doesn't appear to be a "high quality sex doll" at all, but is actually of the pornographic model Renata Daninsky aka Peach (adult model). This can be established by visiting http://ww4.actiongirls.com/gallery8/Peaches where you'll find the same image alongside other photos of Daninsky. (Needless to say, the URL features nudity.) Demos99 21:26, 22 June 2006 (UTC)

Just go ahead and remove it then. Would be nice if we could find an alternative image to use though. --GraemeL (talk) 21:32, 22 June 2006 (UTC)
I thought that seemed awfully high quality. We need to get a picture of a RealDoll without copyright issues, though I suppose it would probably be fair use anyway. Ace of Sevens 01:03, 23 June 2006 (UTC)

RealDoll pic[edit]

I've added a pic of a RealDoll - no copyright strings attached as this is a photo taken specifically for this wikipedia article and released under the GNU license as per the owner. I can also get a closeup shot of the genital area, if there is a need for such a pic. Robotman1974 04:05, 13 September 2006 (UTC)

External links[edit]

In response to Luftballoons's comment on my talk page here, I removed the link that was added because to me it looked like a collection of commercial product plugs configured to look like a 'consumer' article on sex toys. Also, judging from a look at Luftballoons's contributions, it appears to me as if this user is only interested in adding similar links to articles on adult entertainment subjects. I could be wrong of course, so I suggest that before the link is added again, a request for comment is made. This can be done here. Also, it is important to keep in mind that Wikipedia is not a repository for links. See also Wikipedia:External links. Robotman1974 22:11, 31 October 2006 (UTC)

blowmeupsexdolls.com[edit]

I removed this link from the article because to me it appears to be an advertisement. Promotional or commercial material doesn't belong on Wikipedia. Robotman1974 01:29, 1 November 2006 (UTC)

blowmeupsexdolls.com reply from Darwin[edit]

Dr. Darwinc 23:05, 1 November 2006 (UTC) Thank you for your reply. I didn't know at first that I was spamming by adding my link repeatedly whenever it was removed. I apologize for that.
I ask for someone to review this site more thoroughly and consider its valuable contents. It has through descriptions and images of blown up sex dolls. You will be able to see at least more that 5 angle views of each doll that are blown up.
To date we have spent over $15,000.00 to construct this site- have the dolls inflated and professionally photographed for everyone's use. My site is not a place to purchase these dolls but we do accept affiliates and that is how we get revenue.
Just for you to know I have posted my question on the general forum (here at Wikipedia) and the replies were great, there was link exchange because they thought that the website offers in depth descriptions and detailed images to someone who wants to know more about a sex doll. I have received a lot of compliments and praises too.
I do think that my site has a niche that Wikipedia can be proud of. Wikipedia would be losing out on this if you guys decide otherwise.
I can provide Wikipedia with a doll's image if you allow me too.
Please let me know your decison on this one so I can stop bugging you. I will wait for your reply in this matter. Thank you for your attention and time.Dr. Darwinc 23:05, 1 November 2006 (UTC)

Hi Dr. Darwinc. My opinion hasn't changed, but if a consensus among Wikipedia editors is reached I'll abide by that decision. Can you please post a link on this page to the discussion on the general forum you mentioned? Robotman1974 23:14, 1 November 2006 (UTC)

blowmeupsexdolls.com inquiry Dr. Darwinc 23:39, 6 November 2006 (UTC)[edit]

Hello Sir:

I browsed the wiki page below and it has a link that sells vibrators... I have enclosed the links for your review.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vibrator_%28sensual%29
http://www.howtousevibrators.com/
http://www.pleasuremenow.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=780
Why were these allowed to stay on a wiki page when it appears to be an advertising page?
Seeing this wiki page is unfair. My doll site should be included because as I have mentioned before it is not an ad but an educational website. Please reply to my email. Thank you for your time.

Hi again. For starters, what appears on or what is considered appropriate for other Wikipedia articles is irrelevant to Wikipedia policy. Sorry to be so blunt. If those links you mentioned are indeed violations of Wikipedia policy, then you should mention them at Talk:Vibrator (sensual). Considering the link I removed from Sex doll, my opinion has not changed. Please see Wikipedia:External links. Robotman1974 00:03, 7 November 2006 (UTC)

Question? From Darwin Dr. Darwinc[edit]

Hello Sir:
No problem , no offense taken.
Is there a higher officer that I can speak to regarding my sex doll pagelink? Can you tell me how I can contact him? I can at least show them the similarity of my situation to that of the vibrator contributor.
I do apologize if I am being pushy but I think that my site should be included in Wikipdia. There is no other site like it.
I will wait for your reply.

You can go here and follow the instructions: Wikipedia:Requests for comment. Also read: Wikipedia:Resolving disputes. Robotman1974 00:54, 7 November 2006 (UTC)


WOW what a site blowmeupsexdolls.com. why it's not listed here? there in no where you can see sex dolls like this. unbelievable grate site. i will post it on my blog!!!

wikipedia...list this site, very cool, i glad i saw this discussion


Joe

Notable author?[edit]

I've just removed a reference to an author and a short story again. See the difference here. If anyone can provide real evidence that this author and story satisfy Wikipedia's policy on notability (WP:N), then I'll add it again. Robotman1974 03:05, 4 January 2007 (UTC)

Phantom Wax Doll[edit]

Are we absolutely sure that the Christine Wax Doll possessed by the Phantom of the Opera had an alternate use as a sex doll? Frankly, this seems absurd to me without any information to back it up. Some people, you realize, might use such a figure for the creepy purpose of modelling a wedding dress, as was the only obvious use for the mannequin used in the movie.

I propose a removal of this consideration. -EarthRise33 19:07, 7 August 2007 (UTC)

The proposal has been around for almost five days now with no comment, so I am removing the reference. -EarthRise33 19:08, 12 August 2007 (UTC)

Doll Suit[edit]

In reviewing edits by an opinionated and assertive (and block-worthy) IP user, i find that their first edit removed, without edit summary or discussion on this talk page, the then 12-and-a-fraction-month-old section Doll suit, which had seen apparently constructive discussion on this talk page (and apparently at least the edit it discusses, and the addition of a {{fact}} tag). My restoration of the section via an undo and resetting of the fact-tag date is intended as reversion of what i take to be either PoV vandalism or hasty overriding of what amounts to a de facto consensus.
--Jerzyt 23:00, 25 February 2008 (UTC)

wikipedia is stoping information[edit]

When someone puts in information about a subjeked in ? it should be alowed. IN sex doll the subjeced is sex dolls. People should know more about the items out there not just the ones you seem to like. there are more. wikipedia lets us post things we know about . just to edit them to there liking. Keysthedog —Preceding unsigned comment added by Keysthedog (talkcontribs) 06:42, 19 December 2008 (UTC)

Would "Air Doll" fit in this article?[edit]

Would "Air Doll," a Japanese movie about a sex doll that comes to life and goes out into the community, fit in this article? For much of the movie she is definately an inanimate object with a vagina that can be removed for cleaning, but at time in the move she appears to be a living woman -- at the least she is portrayed in much of film by a living female actress rather than by stop-action animation or modern special effects. I'm taking no sides here, only asking the question because I didn't notice "Air Doll" mentioned in the article. Thanks. (71.22.47.232 (talk) 21:50, 12 February 2011 (UTC))

Possibly yes, in a section "In popular culture", similar to that on the RealDoll page. Then I am no expert on the subtle parts of the wikipedia policy ... Camil7 (talk) 21:06, 4 May 2013 (UTC)

Spam?[edit]

"CybOrgasMatrix dolls use an innovative material—a very elastic gel with a strong shape memory, which, they have shown in side-by-side tests, is superior to silicone in realism, elasticity, shape memory, and durability. Additional features include a pelvic thruster motor and audio capability (using wireless headphones)."

This sounds like spam to me. We could say something like "new materials are being used in sex dolls, such as elastic gels."--88.15.53.162 (talk) 20:58, 9 April 2011 (UTC)

I agree, it comes across as spam, and an advertisement. More so because the company developing this so called advanced technology has either stopped trading or hasn't updated the website since 2005. Anyone looking for more information, or to verify the source will only have the one place for information, an outdated website. The website also provides no proof for the claims and therefore a citation is needed which cannot be provided. Please remove the text and any reference to the website until such a time that the claims can be proved or debated in a fair manner. "Encyclopedic content must be verifiable" 92.40.253.23 (talk) 19:40, 30 April 2011 (UTC)
Also the at least the "News" section of that company has not been updated since 2011 ... I tried to improve the section a bit, but I am not so pleased with the results (though I still think it is an improvement). Feel free to revert, or preferably improve my edits. By the way, the "material love dolls" sentence at the end of that section is asked for citation, and I only found groups.yahoo.com/group/materiallovedolls which I cannot read (not a member) and I guess that does not qualify for wikipedia standards. What else could be used to fill that? Camil7 (talk) 20:56, 4 May 2013 (UTC)