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Immediate requests[edit]

Category Entries
Wikipedians looking for help 1
Requests for unblock 19
Candidates for speedy deletion as attack pages 0
Candidates for speedy deletion as copyright violations 12
Candidates for speedy deletion 102
Wikipedia protected edit requests 8


Category Entries
Articles for deletion 861
Templates for deletion 266
Categories for deletion 981
Wikipedia files for deletion 161
Redirects for discussion 5
Miscellaneous pages for deletion 200
Possible copyright violations 108
All articles proposed for deletion 359
Unsorted AfD debates 88
Images with the same name on Wikimedia Commons 9

Image copyright problems[edit]

Category Entries
Orphaned fair use 415
Unknown copyright status 300
Unknown source 89
No fair use rationale 7
Fair use review requested 0
Possibly unfree files 210
Rescaled fairuse files 0
Replaceable fair use images 21
Disputed fair use images 12

Page protection[edit]

Category Entries
Protected 126
Semi-protected user and user talk pages 541
Protected user and user talk pages 236
Protected against vandalism 3
Protected talk pages of blocked users 40
Semi-protected 1,516


General cleanup

Category Entries Percentage
All pages needing cleanup 20,254 0.43
Articles needing rewrite 92 0
Articles needing expert attention 176 0
Wikipedia articles in need of updating 88 0

Reference problems

Category Entries Percentage
All pages needing factual verification 17,241 0.37
All articles with unsourced statements 278,815 5.92
All articles lacking sources 221,394 4.7
All unreferenced BLPs 2,086 0.3
All articles needing additional references 253,427 5.38
Wikipedia references cleanup 80 0
All articles lacking in-text citations 78,294 1.66
All articles with dead external links 136,540 2.9

Image cleanup problems

Category Entries Percentage
Images for cleanup 0 -
Images lacking a description 0 -
Wikipedia files with unknown source 63 -

Other problems

Category Entries Percentage
All articles to be merged 11,060 0.23
All articles to be split 498 0.01
Unsorted Stubs 232 -
Stub categories 13,239 -
Uncategorized pages 6 0
All articles that need to be wikified 0 0
All orphaned articles 124,082 2.64
All articles needing copy edit 2,150 0.05
All articles needing style editing 14,336 0.3
All Wikipedia articles needing context 3,146 0.07
All articles that may contain original research 14,266 0.3


Category Entries
Requested moves 186
NPOV disputes 86
Accuracy disputes 86
Articles with invalid ISBNs 1,396
All articles to be expanded 118,141




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User Infobox: Herostratus
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User name Herostratus
Real name Horsey Windpump
Native country United States
Residence United States
Type Extant full frontal
Status Nominal
Mode Vague
Stance Reformed Inclusionist
Affiliations League of Copyeditors
First edit September 1, 2005
Number of edits > 13,000
Articles written 38
Project memberships
Icon paw logo.jpg This user is a member of the Pedophilia Article Watch Project
Areas of content expertise None
AfD contributions 607 + 98 nominations
AfD keep votes 32% (of which 75% kept)
AfD delete votes 68% (of which 84% deleted)
AfD nominations 80 (of which 76% accepted) + 18 procedural
XfD/DRv contributions 225
Speedies 139 tagged, 235 pulled (16 to AfD, 63 to PROD, 148 rescued, 8 other)
PRODs 73 tagged (+ 63 Speedy to PROD), 12 pulled
Articles TransWikied 205
Articles categorized 154
Article graphics drawn 15
Articles translated 6 (from the Russian Wikipedia)
Personal mini-projects
Editors welcomed 946
My logs block, deletion, protection
AfD's closed 257 (39% Keep, 38% Delete, 23% Merge and other)
Speedies deleted 1918
Untagged articles deleted 332
Graphics deleted 2228
Rollbacks 467
Essays, proposals, etc.
WP NOT EVIL Wikipedia is not evil. Or anyway it shouldn't be.
Snark! How to snark, why to snark, when to snark.
Service awards Badges for length of service.
Biographies of dead persons
Guidelines for uploading photographs
Terence I am a man. Nothing human is alien to me.
Niels Bohr The opposite of a true statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a great truth may be another great truth.
Ulysses S. Grant I will fight it out on this line if it takes all summer.
Data updated through Jan 2, 2008

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