User:Graham87

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About me[edit]

I am Graham Pearce, a 26-year-old Wikipedian from Perth, Western Australia. I am interested in music – mostly classical music, number theory and the history and geography of Western Australia. I am totally blind, and have been so since birth, due to retinopathy of prematurity. I use the screen reader JAWS with a speech synthesiser to access the Internet. Most of my contributions to wikipedia are copyediting and article cleanup, but I also make more substantial edits.

My page history work[edit]

I enjoy checking through old history entries in Wikipedia and fixing cut-and-paste moves where needed. I have noted some observations about page history anomalies at User:Graham87/Page history observations. I also enjoy importing old edits from the Nostalgia Wikipedia and other old database dumps; I've written some notes about the procedure I use at User:Graham87/Import.

Articles that I've started or expanded[edit]

I especially enjoy receiving constructive edits related to these articles. They are listed chronologically:

Articles that I find interesting[edit]

These are articles that pique my interest for some reason. Because this is a wiki, if you find an article that you think might interest me, just add it here.

Pages about Wikipedia that I find interesting[edit]

Barnstars[edit]

A Barnstar! I hereby award this Minor Barnstar to Graham87. Minor edits are often-overlooked, but essential, contributions to the Wikipedia. This Minor Barnstar is awarded for making many minor edits of the utmost quality. (KC)
Random Acts of Kindness Barnstar.png The Random Acts of Kindness Barnstar
I thank you very much for your tremendous help wikilinking and correcting my Trivia page. That must have taken you a long time to do, and I'm glad you helped me so much. I hope you liked it a lot! For this I award Graham87 this kindness barnstar. Reywas92TalkSigs 21:57, 16 January 2007 (UTC)
For making a difference! I know you made much more than that, I'll create a 1000+ soon, by Pseudoanonymous 02:11, 19 July 2007 (UTC)


BoNM - Australia.png The Australian Barnstar of National Merit
for your efforts with Australian articles Gnangarra 00:47, 26 January 2008 (UTC)
The Citation Barnstar The Citation Barnstar
For finding and rewriting New York Times citations (including many I put in myself) to be freely available. Wasted Time R (talk) 11:15, 4 April 2008 (UTC)
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For all your help and patience over the past few months, I am delighted to award you this barnstar :-) John Sloan (talk) 07:51, 22 July 2008 (UTC)
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For this. Wow; who knows how long the issue would have been debated if you hadn't pointed out something obvious that everyone else apparently missed. Nice work! Artichoker[talk] 02:24, 14 August 2008 (UTC)
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For being there at the right time to restore old revisions of the article Apple.

Cheers mate! Λuα (Operibus anteire) 13:26, 25 August 2008 (UTC)

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You have been awarded the Sewer Cover Barnstar because you can read through anything. You don’t know the meaning of attention deficit disorder, laugh in the face of boredom, and are wasting your talents if you don’t become a patent examiner.
  • I award this to you, Graham87, with humbleness and awe. You’ve done what I truly can not. Greg L (talk) 00:26, 20 November 2008 (UTC)
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The Invisible Barnstar is awarded to users who make significant and helpful contributions to the project, but have kept to the background without seeking recognition or reward for their work.

This Barnstar is awarded to Graham, for going the extra mile to help other editors in need. Helping the project be better and grow. Thank you so much Graham. I really appreciate your fine efforts, you are a great admin! Ikip (talk) 02:50, 27 January 2009 (UTC)

Working Man's Barnstar.png The Working Man's Barnstar
I think you've been working harder on WP:New histmerge list than anyone. Page 1 is completely done thanks to you. Keep up the excellent work! Matt (talk) 20:36, 29 June 2009 (UTC)
I'm an awesome Wikipedian!
This user has been identified as an Awesome Wikipedian and was awarded his or her own day.
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Thank you for your recent help, and for all the good work you do... we really do need more Admins like you... Johnfos (talk) 07:37, 27 November 2009 (UTC)
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For your efforts in preserving Wikipedia's history. œ 11:26, 26 December 2009 (UTC)

For preserving Wikipedia's history, User:Graham87/Import and just for being such a great Wikiarcheologist :) œ 11:26, 26 December 2009 (UTC)

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For all your help and contributions the past year, I am fathomed to award you this barnstar :-) Western Pines (talk) 03:48, 15 March 2010 (UTC)
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For rescuing all those old revisions from the Nostalgic Wikipedia, please accept this small token of my appreciation. –xenotalk 19:38, 18 May 2010 (UTC)
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For your contributions to Wikipedia and humanity in general, you are hereby granted the coveted Random Smiley Award.
(Explanation and Disclaimer)

TomasBat 02:29, 19 January 2011 (UTC)

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This barnstar is for your work in cleaning up the women's sport in Australia articles. Very good work! --LauraHale (talk) 09:02, 13 May 2011 (UTC)
Brilliant Idea Barnstar Hires.png The Brilliant Idea Barnstar
I love what you are doing here. Thanks! Guy Macon (talk) 19:14, 24 August 2011 (UTC)
Original Barnstar Hires.png The Original Barnstar
You are awesome dude!!!!
Jacks1881 (talk) 02:52, 4 September 2011 (UTC)
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A kitten for you! For all your editing work on my DYKs! :D Trust me, the kitten is cute. Everyone loves cute kittens as a reward for doing good work. [citation needed] and yes, you do good stuff. :D

LauraHale (talk) 10:42, 13 November 2011 (UTC)

Brownie transparent.png For helping with the Paralympic related articles. :) LauraHale (talk) 23:06, 29 December 2011 (UTC)
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What a machine. Keep up the good work David.moreno72 (talk) 02:06, 16 February 2012 (UTC)
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Thank you for helping me to English my Germanic wording, to make me create articles instead of interwiki-links, and for moving articles sensibly. I award you a Yogo sapphire, sparkling and rare, on the day when the other Graham's string quartet Chinese Whispers (new article today) receives a prize, --Gerda Arendt (talk) 12:39, 18 February 2012 (UTC)
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For doing small things that are making quite the difference at WP:Teahouse. Thank you! Sarah (talk) 04:39, 9 March 2012 (UTC)
Special Barnstar Hires.png The Special Barnstar
Thanks for helping editors like me, surely your advise and guidance will help me to contribute in better way!

Keep Guiding, Keep Inspiring! AbhiSuryawanshi (talk) 10:10, 23 June 2012 (UTC)

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Hello Graham,

Appreciations to you for your helps. MansourJE (talk) 02:34, 14 August 2012 (UTC)

Administrator Barnstar Hires.png The Admin's Barnstar
Thank you kindly! Mootros (talk) 02:57, 10 September 2012 (UTC)
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Always ready to help out. Much appreciated. SlightSmile 23:08, 20 September 2012 (UTC)
Kindness Barnstar Hires.png The Random Acts of Kindness Barnstar
Thanks!!! Problem with the signature solved, thanks to you. Seonookim (talk) 05:42, 18 November 2012 (UTC)
Kindness Barnstar Hires.png The Random Acts of Kindness Barnstar
Thanks. The problem about the signature was solved, thanks to you. To show my appreciation, I'm sending this again. Seonookim (talk) 06:43, 18 November 2012 (UTC)
Surreal Barnstar Hires.png The Surreal Barnstar
I am speechless after reading your user page's about me section! -- Tito Dutta (talk) 20:09, 6 February 2013 (UTC)
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Hello Graham87, Eduemoni↑talk↓ has given you a shinning smiling star! You see, these things promote WikiLove and hopefully this has made your day better. Spread the Shinning Smiling Star whether it be someone you have had disagreements with in the past or someone putting up with some stick at this time. Enjoy!
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Thank you for blocking this vandal. Illegitimate Barrister (talk) 04:55, 10 March 2013 (UTC)
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Hey Mr Pearce, thanks for your fine efforts to help Wikipedia, despite your disability. Cheers! Face-smile.svg Arctic Kangaroo 14:45, 21 March 2013 (UTC)
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Thanks for your support and help with the Joan Armatrading articles! Still a lot to do, new ones and expansion of existing ones - but getting there. Really appreciate the help with all the editing. Gold star from me too! J.12:50, 8 May 2013 (UTC)
Barnstar of Diligence Hires.png The Barnstar of Diligence
you make me feel useless Graham !! , thanks for being an inspiration to me especially on the work you do on Wikipedia Bobbyshabangu (talk) 10:27, 30 August 2013 (UTC)
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Just reading through the thread at WP:BOTREQ and saw your comment about the Depends diff and laughed my b u t t off. I was laughing so hard when I read it, I almost needed some Depends. Anyhoo, I had to give you a gold star for that one. Thanks for making my day. 64.40.54.181 (talk) 05:18, 10 September 2013 (UTC)
Special Barnstar Hires.png The Special Barnstar
I just wanted to say thank you for welcoming me to Wikipedia even when I had joined 3 years before your message! Your tips have helped me proudly call reverting vandalism on Wikipedia one of my interests in a school presentation. I owe you but I don't know how, so this barnstar will do for now. Thanks for being such a great admin! K6ka (talk) 02:18, 9 December 2013 (UTC)
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Thank you for contributing to Wikipedia! Gg53000 (talk) 16:31, 7 January 2014 (UTC)
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For your important but undervalued Import-Export work. Green Giant (talk) 21:03, 8 January 2014 (UTC)
Brownie transparent.png Thanks for helping me get started on wiki! Lying Politician (talk) 10:15, 23 April 2014 (UTC)
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Thanks for all the additions!

Wikinium (talk) 20:30, 16 August 2014 (UTC)

Copyeditor Barnstar Hires.png The Copyeditor's Barnstar
Thanks for your copyediting work for the Signpost! Pine 21:04, 8 September 2014 (UTC)
Kindness Barnstar Hires.png The Random Acts of Kindness Barnstar
We haven't worked together much, but I saw someone on IRC describe you as "a general ray of sunshine", so you obviously deserve this. Thanks. EpochFail (talkcontribs) 16:22, 14 October 2014 (UTC)
Trophy.png The Emperor of Import
You were, are and would remain the Emperor of Import. The import tool seems to have been made purely for you. Thank you for making use of the tool to contribute magnificently to Wikipedia, to such an extent that more than 95% of usage of the tool since it was made, is credited to you! Wifione Message 18:08, 26 November 2014 (UTC)