User talk:Blanchardb/Archive 2

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Trellis LMS article

you deleted my article without giving me any way of improving it based on another users false claims about reasons why it should be deleted. Many other articles are currently and have been in far worse violation of wikipedia's requirements, yet they remain untouched. --Shaddyz (talk) 22:45, 23 January 2008 (UTC)

I listed for deletion an article that contained only a deletion tag and had no edit history. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 22:46, 23 January 2008 (UTC)
To clarify, I was the one who originally added the speedy tag, and was in the process of replacing it with a PROD tag. However, the article got deleted in the meantime, so my edit ended up re-creating the article, with only the tag. Oli Filth(talk) 22:50, 23 January 2008 (UTC)
Well I do not know who deleted it nor can I access any history. Luckily I copied the contents to a file on my computer. What can be done at this point? --Shaddyz (talk) 23:00, 23 January 2008 (UTC)
This user: Oli Filth seems to be targeting me, he is also trying to remove a logo I uploaded. And why aren't he administrators thoroughly reading the discussion and providing the author with feedback before deleting articles? --Shaddyz (talk) 23:08, 23 January 2008 (UTC)
"Targetting" you? You mean, by nominating the now-orphaned image for deletion?
As for what to do with the article, you could try re-creating it once you've located appropriate sources that demonstrate the subject's notability (see the Wiki policies WP:V, WP:RS, WP:N). Alternatively, you can work on it in your user-space (see WP:UP#SUB) until it's ready to be reintroduced to the article space. Oli Filth(talk) 23:14, 23 January 2008 (UTC)
The logo you uploaded is listed for deletion for a very simple reason: the page does not say who owns the copyright of that image.
As for deciding whether or not you should recreate the page, may I direct you to Wikipedia:Notability (organizations and companies), Wikipedia:Verifiability, and Wikipedia:Spam.
My article should not have been deleted while articles such as this are acceptable: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claroline and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KEWL.nextgen. As for the logo, the page did say copyright 2007-2008 Learning.net, the fact that you are not looking is no reason for deletion, the copyright notice is also listed on the website from where it came. Furthermore, deletion is not the solution, the solution is to solve the issue. --Shaddyz (talk) 23:21, 23 January 2008 (UTC)
OK. My bad. The logo is listed for deletion because it is an orphaned non-free image. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 23:39, 23 January 2008 (UTC)
Yes, well, that brings me back to the beginning that the article should not have been so quickly deleted when the person who tagged it admits that it just needed better sources. And there are hundreds if not thousands of articles here with absolutely no sources that are not being removed. Why not remove them all? --Shaddyz (talk) 23:47, 23 January 2008 (UTC)
Not only did the article have no independent sources, it didn't in any way assert the notability of the subject. A Google search revealed practically nothing, indicating that a verifiable assertion of notability would have been hard to achieve.
Incidentally, "similar stuff exists" isn't a justification for an article's existence (see WP:OTHERSTUFFEXISTS). It's true that the articles you cited above are equally unreferenced, but that's a matter for their respective talk pages. Oli Filth(talk) 23:56, 23 January 2008 (UTC)
I was not justifying my article. My point is to show to you that you have ignored other articles, but insist on removing mine even though I was making much more of an attempt to be factual and unbiased in the article in the intention of informing interested people about the software. I would really appreciate you helping rather than inhibiting my contributions. What benefit do you get from my article being deleted? --Shaddyz (talk) 00:05, 24 January 2008 (UTC)
I noticed the article because Learning management system was on my WP:Watchlist. I nominated it for deletion because I was fairly sure that no verifiable reference for notability would be found. Oli Filth(talk) 00:26, 24 January 2008 (UTC)
In that case, for the sake of your integrity, you are obligated to request that every other article about a learning management system which does not meet wikipedia requirements be deleted. --Shaddyz (talk) 00:34, 24 January 2008 (UTC)
Not sure if that was tongue-in-cheek, but I'm not obligated to do anything of the sort! (Although I may take a closer look at the two articles you mentioned earlier.) Incidentally, I suggest that any further discussion on the matter should be continued at your talk page rather than here, as I'm sure User:Blanchardb doesn't want his/her talk page bloated with this! Oli Filth(talk) 00:40, 24 January 2008 (UTC)

Student Village

I believe I have it fixed. Is that what you meant?--Loodog (talk) 01:45, 24 January 2008 (UTC)

Actually, I've merged the histories. --Moonriddengirl (talk) 01:47, 24 January 2008 (UTC)
That's one way to clean up a mess, but the result is the same. Loodog, you may now resume your work. :-) --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 01:48, 24 January 2008 (UTC)

About Josh Fulk

I am Josh Fulk. Please do not delete my article. I can insult myself if I want. Thank you and happy editing. Tumadreesmuchasuciaenmicama (talk) 20:37, 25 January 2008 (UTC)

Yeah, right. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 20:38, 25 January 2008 (UTC)


Alternative nation

See reply Alternative nation LOTRrules (talk) 20:48, 25 January 2008 (UTC)

YOU ASSHOLE. WHY DID YOU DELETE IT? IT WAS A VERY IMPORTANT ARTICLE.
The deletion log states, "CSD A7 (Corp): Article about a company that doesn't assert significance". --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 14:34, 26 January 2008 (UTC)

Essay/declassified documents

I wonder what I did wrong? I thought I was creating it under the heading you suggested.

Do I need to do anything else to it?

Thanks for the help. Howard C. Berkowitz (talk) 17:59, 26 January 2008 (UTC)

WP:Military History

A tag has been placed on WikiProject Military history/Essays/Declassified documents, requesting that it be speedily deleted from Wikipedia. This has been done under the criteria for speedy deletion, because it is a redirect to a user page from the main/article space.

If you can fix the redirect to point to a regular Wikipedia article rather than a user page, please do so and remove the speedy deletion tag. However, please do not remove the speedy deletion tag unless you are fixing the redirect. If you think the redirect should be retained as is for some reason, you can request that administrators wait a while before deleting it. To do this, affix the template {{hangon}} to the page and state your reasoning on the article's talk page. Feel free to leave a note on my talk page if you have any questions about this. I, Basketball110, did not place this template on the page. Basketballoneten 18:04, 26 January 2008 (UTC)

-This is what it said: "This page may meet Wikipedia’s criteria for speedy deletion. The reason given is: It is a redirect to a user page, user talk page, or talk page from the main/article space. (CSD R2) Speedy concern: It is a redirect to a user page, user talk page, or talk page from the main/article space. (CSD R2)

If this page does not meet the criteria for speedy deletion, or you intend to fix it, please remove this notice." So the page meets WP's criteria for speedy deletion. Basketballoneten 18:13, 26 January 2008 (UTC)

So what's your problem? --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 18:15, 26 January 2008 (UTC)
It just said on the Military page "it is suggested that this template be put on the authors' page," and when I looked at the pages edits, it said you created the page, so I put the template on your page, and that's that. Basketballoneten 18:21, 26 January 2008 (UTC)


Placeholder pages

Hi. You wrote: "Hi. I noticed that in the edit summary of your creation of the Robert Marsham article you stated that you were creating a placeholder article. The article looks like anything but a placeholder to me. However, I just want to tell you that per Wikipedia policy on blank articles, placeholder articles are deleted on sight."

You imply that a placeholder article means a blank article. It doesn't to me; a placeholder both marks the need for something and contains enough to suggest an outline of the need (notability) --- this including the basic facts that are part of the basic notability. I put the man's birth, importance as initiator of a category of natural history study, and a link to the article on that subject, at which (incidentally) the link to him became blue not red. I put in the stub macro, and reckon that this is a justification for the article existing and being allowed to remain until someone has time for his date of death and a concise biography. This isn't blank but is a placeholder because I haven't been able to find any more about him this evening, which is when he has first come to my attention as notable (because he founded phenology). I am not convinced that this is exactly synonymic with the Wiki term "stub" as that seems to persist on some quite long articles. Iph (talk) 19:03, 26 January 2008 (UTC)Iph

Well, what you posted is a perfectly valid article. I just wanted to point out that it is not what most people would call a "placeholder." --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 06:09, 27 January 2008 (UTC)

A Little Problem

A user Blofeld of SPECTRE is bothering me. He created an article Ottrott and I put an article for proposed deletion tag on the article and on his talk page, because I believed the article had no purpose. It only said that it was located in France. he removed the whole tag, I told him not to, I told him that I would report it to an admin and he says the following :

"Right and what is an administrator going to do, sack me? ♦ Sir Blofeld ♦ Talk? 23:57, 26 January 2008 (UTC)" .

This was said by Blofeld of SPECTRE after I told him not to and I told him I would report it to an administrator. I didn't want to revert it and he revert it back, so I thought I might as well tell you.

I hope you deal with this problem seriously. Thank you and have a great day! Warrior4321 00:10, 27 January 2008 (UTC)

Blofeld of SPECTRE has created articles like that by the hundreds, all of which are valid stubs. When I do newpage patrol and I see his name, I just ignore his entries. I know they are valid. The tag you used was for a proposed deletion, which means he was within his right to remove it (unlike a speedy deletion tag). If you disagree with the removal of a PROD tag, the next step is to initiate an Article for Deletion discussion. There are three steps to that:
  1. Insert the template {{subst:afd}} in the article.
  2. Start the discussion page with the {{afd2}} template from the template you just inserted.
  3. List the discussion in the AfD log by adding the appropriate {{afd3}} template to it.
  4. Notify the articles creator with the {{adw}} template.
As I can see the article has been expanded quite a bit since you first listed it for deletion, however, I guess that in this situation there is nothing left for you to do but move on to other concerns. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 06:28, 27 January 2008 (UTC)

Frostburg State University Police Department

Hello! Just so you know, I removed the delete tag you placed on Frostburg State University Police Department. Frostburg State University PD is as notable as any other law enforcement agency and is a part of List of law enforcement agencies in Maryland. I know that you put the deletion tag in good faith (as a few have done before you with some of the smaller PD articles that I have created). However, I have been working very digently on Wikiproject Law Enforcement (particularly those agencies in Maryland) as you can see on my list of creations. If you have any questions on the notability or the relevance of this or any other article that I have created feel free to contact me! PS, I apologize for interpreting your redirect as vandalism, I didn't see any reference to it on the Frostburg State University link is why I assumed it to be vandalism. Happy Editing! Sallicio (talk) 23:04, 27 January 2008 (UTC)Sallicio

Apology accepted. Please be aware that your article may still be marked for an AfD discussion, though, given that it is part of a Wikiproject, I will not initiate the AfD myself. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 23:08, 27 January 2008 (UTC)


Vladimir Medvedev Riazanov

I am having a difficult time at school, and I await some information from the university. I may understand your "need" to delete, but if you insted please could help me setting up a "good" wiki-article. Hoping to add more information in the end of the week. Myhren (talk) 19:10, 28 January 2008 (UTC)

Carl S. Bates

Just a friendly heads-up on Carl S. Bates. I removed the speedy request you added 1 minute after the article's creation to give the creator a bit more time to expand the article. It seems this is a typical newbie article, created over many edits, and I'd like to avoid WP:BITE. In my edit summary I said I was going to prod it to give the creator some time to show notability, but they've already added a second ref, so I'm going to hold off on that. After they've had a chance to improve the article a bit, if you still think it needs to go feel free to prod or take to AfD. Thanks! --Fabrictramp (talk) 22:12, 28 January 2008 (UTC)

Otis F-94C incident

Thanks for that, my brain is shot today and I couldn't remember a thing. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Ktr101 (talkcontribs) 02:47, 29 January 2008 (UTC)

Simon Lynch

I can understand why the page on Simon Lynch (Contact Center Industry) was posted for speedy deletion. However, why was the reference to Simon Lynch (Contact Center Industry) deleted from the main page for Simon Lynch? Surely, this reference is the same as the other three current references to Simon Lynch?

Disambiguation pages are meant to link between existing articles. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 20:33, 29 January 2008 (UTC)

Image:Quebec and Pierre-Laporte Bridges.jpg

Thanks for uploading this picture. I notice though that it has been tagged as not having an author credit. You did say that it was "self-made" and it seems fairly straight-forward that "self-made" means that you are the photographer. However, if you could confirm that on the page, I'd appreciate it. I plan on creating a cropped version of just the Pierre-Laporte Bridge for the List of longest suspension bridge spans. Thanks. -- SamuelWantman 08:55, 31 January 2008 (UTC)

Thanks (Warped Tour 2008)

Thanks for the help with Warped Tour 2008, it seems like the idiots only come out after I've made a huge amount of changes to the page. I already reported the IP since it's obvious that person is only here to mess things up for everyone else. DX927 (talk) 01:29, 2 February 2008 (UTC)

Thank you!

12:00, 2 February 2008 (UTC)

Dan Healy (soundman)

thank you for the edits on Dan Healy (soundman). DarkStarHarry (talk) 12:00, 2 February 2008 (UTC)

You're Right

Sorry for the misunderstanding. Hopefully this virtal cookie will help you forgive me. Could you send me some tips on how to be nominatted to be an administrator? Thanks! 68DANNY2 (talk) 17:13, 9 February 2008 (UTC)

User page or User:page

Sorry about that missing colon. I've only created 4 or 5 pages.

Cheers, Wanderer57 (talk) 15:17, 10 February 2008 (UTC)

Canaan vs Israel Canaan

Canaan and Israel Canaan is not the same thing. There should be page made for Ancient Canaan and, there was civilization and high culture long before Europeans, Egyptians or Hebrews. —Preceding unsigned comment added by ASEOR2 (talkcontribs) 16:20, 10 February 2008 (UTC)

eboostr speedy deletion (QC)

Je trouve très déplorable de voir que tu essai d'effacer des article sur des sujet dont semble n'avoir aucune expertise. L'article parle que ce programme est une solution arrivant en retard qui as causé des perte énorme dans le marché de la nand. Je trouve que le simple fait de cette speedy deletion sans commentaire est un fait notable qui mériterait un article, dans la catégorie des scandale et crime contre l'intelligence.

Desoler de mon arrogance, je commence me questionné BEAUCOUP sur la notion de notabilité de wiki vs. le poid des bytes en question,,, —Preceding unsigned comment added by Transisto (talkcontribs) 05:10, 11 February 2008 (UTC)

"written based on speculation that the topic may reach %Blanchardb coverage threshold% in the future." -notable

Undefined variable (%Blanchardb coverage threshold%), Deletion request rejected...

--Transisto (talk) 06:24, 11 February 2008 (UTC)

Barnstar

Wow, thanks for the barnstar -- I think any Canadian would have done the same <grin>, but I still do appreciate it. Let me know if you have any problems with this editor in the future, and I'll keep an eye on him myself. Accounting4Taste:talk 00:55, 12 February 2008 (UTC)

No problem. I'm a regular contributor at WP:AIV. You saved me the trouble. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 02:33, 12 February 2008 (UTC)

Woking Bustler

This title has nothing to do with National Welsh. The process that got screwed up by the copybot was me trying to separate the info in the original Bustler article which covered two completely different subjects. MickMacNee (talk) 01:00, 12 February 2008 (UTC)

thanks

Thanks for correcting my mistake. T2mike2 (talk) 01:44, 12 February 2008 (UTC)t2mike2

Hip Hop Saved My Life‎

We have an article on Lupe Fiasco, so that does make this have a tenuous claim of notability. But it does need independent sources. Corvus cornixtalk 23:14, 13 February 2008 (UTC)

I just hadn't heard that name before, and there was no link to the article. Turns out I've heard the name on the radio this morning, something to do with being in the same concert as Kanye West. So if there is any other deletion request for that article, it won't come from me. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 19:00, 15 February 2008 (UTC)

Patrolling

You are fast. You dominate the patrol log. Basketball110 vandalise me 01:32, 15 February 2008 (UTC)

Thanks. What I see is that many patrollers do not bother marking pages as patrolled. So I end up doing it for them. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 01:47, 15 February 2008 (UTC)

Paul Lewis

I've been away from WP for a while and am currently resurrecting a page about Paul Lewis. Perhaps you could help. How do I change the top (title) to remove the typo in "Ontario". Perhaps that's not even the best title -- there's several Paul Lewises. When I first put up the article about two years ago, there was just this one. Barry Wells (talk) 03:05, 18 February 2008 (UTC)

Just do a page move. Click on move and type the new title where prompted. I would have made the correction myself had I not felt that this person does not pass the guidelines put forth at Wikipedia:Notability.
Because of the nature of the typo, after you perform the page move, you may want to consider going to the redirect page thus created and add {{db-redirtypo}} at the top, to delete an unnecessary redirect page. To get to the redirect page itself (the one with the typo), just type : before its name in the search box. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 03:13, 18 February 2008 (UTC)

the amazing word rand

this is real! i use it everyday!!!!!!!

(((((((((((((((((((((Pitrand (talk) 22:12, 18 February 2008 (UTC)

db-copypaste

I can probably fix it later tonight, but i'm headed out the door right now —Random832 22:13, 19 February 2008 (UTC)

Julio Bermejo

I would ask that you please restore my new page about Julio Bermejo. He is a very important person in the world of tequila. I tried to explain in the article, and provided links to some major publications in english that he has appeared in over the last few years. I did not elaborate more on the nature of his business endeavors for fear of the article being deleted as marketing/pr, which it is not.

I respectfully ask that you read one or more of the news article links that I provided and so you can understand that he is definitely important enough to have his own page. I am sure that over time me and other wikipedians can help flesh out more exact details of Julio and update the page accordingly. I feel strongly that it is very important that Julio's significance in the world of tequila appreciation be documented as such.

Thanks for your consideration.

playphil (talk) 23:52, 19 February 2008 (UTC)

I did not do the actual deletion. Nor am I enabled to restore the page. You may want to talk to the administrator who deleted the page. You will get his name from the deletion log of your article. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 23:54, 19 February 2008 (UTC)

thanks

I wasnt sure where to go. DGG (talk) 01:32, 20 February 2008 (UTC)

List of crossings of the Rivière des Mille Îles

Except for a few partial crossings, all bridges are listed. What is missing are articles for the crossings already listed. Peter Horn 01:31, 20 February 2008 (UTC)

Talk:List of crossings of the Rivière des Mille Îles

Peter Horn 17:07, 21 February 2008 (UTC)

These may help your research:

Orchesis Cal Poly under construction

Greetings

I'm writing to ask for a little slack to allow my students to complete work on this page. They are new to Wikipedia and "learning by doing" (the Cal Poly motto). So am I, their instructor. Last Spring, when I gave this assignment for the first time, one student project ended up receiving an A from the Wikipedia community, another received a B, and several others have remained and been used.

Thanks

Rudolph2007 (talk) 17:46, 20 February 2008 (UTC)

Ghanasoccernet

I have been away from wiki for a while but unfortunately a page I started called Ghanasoccernet has been tagged as spam and pulled down. The site is for soccer news on Ghana and even while you have pulled it down others have linked stories from the site. You can see some of the links on the reference of the page below: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daniel_Opare . This website is a very important resources for Ghana soccer as it provides breaking news and has been quoted and referenced by major news organisations in the world. I want to know why it was pulled down and what I can do go get it back up. Thanks. Dais90--Dais90 (talk) 21:59, 21 February 2008 (UTC)--Dais90 (talk) 21:59, 21 February 2008 (UTC)--Dais90 (talk) 21:59, 21 February 2008 (UTC)--Dais90 (talk) 21:59, 21 February 2008 (UTC) --Dais90 (talk) 21:58, 21 February 2008 (UTC) —Preceding [[Wikipedia:Signatures|] comment added by Dais90 (talkcontribs) 21:21, 21 February 2008 (UTC)

I never listed that page as spam. Read your own talk page: I listed it as importance has not been asserted, which is quite different. So if you think that site is as important as what you are telling me here, it did not show in the article. If you think you can rewrite the article in a way that would show that the site Ghanasoccernet has some importance, you are welcome to re-create the article. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 00:05, 22 February 2008 (UTC)

Creamy Army

Creamy Army WikiProject wants you!Creamy4 (talk) 19:49, 23 February 2008 (UTC)

Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine Bridge-Tunnel

I assumed that Île Charron is part of the (Îles de Boucherville. Please correct me if I am wrong. Peter Horn 14:44, 21 February 2008 (UTC)

Île Charron is also listed as a neighbourhood of Longueuil, Quebec in . Just more confusion. Peter Horn 16:47, 21 February 2008 (UTC)
Île Charron is indeed included in the Îles de Boucherville, but it is part of the city of Longueuil. Every other island in the Îles de Boucherville group is part of the city of Boucherville. It is wrong to list Île Charron as a neighborhood, since there are only two buildings there, although one of the two is a four-star hotel. The other one is Longueuil's water treatment plant. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 23:50, 21 February 2008 (UTC)
In that case we should correct rhe template??? Peter Horn 00:29, 23 February 2008 (UTC)
Done... Peter Horn 01:18, 23 February 2008 (UTC)
Mapart tells me that Longueuil and Boucherville share Île Charron. The latter covers roughly the eastern half of it. Peter Horn 19:59, 27 February 2008 (UTC)

What? [1]

I am administrator at Swedish Wikipedia, and administrator and bureaucrat at Swedish Wiktionary. The term "Oh, be a fine girl, kiss me" is a widely-known phrase for remembering the stellar spectral classes (O, B, A, F, G, K, M). Almost all physicists know it, and it is mentioned in most introductory astrophysics books. Furthermore, it is mentioned in the Stellar classification article, the target of the redirects. You really should be more careful before classifying articles (including redirects) as "nonsense". --Andreas Rejbrand (talk) 14:56, 24 February 2008 (UTC)

Stop

The page is fine and encyclopedic. There is no need for a redirect. You should discuss these things before you delete people's work. Hazillow (talk) 22:54, 26 February 2008 (UTC)


Hello. This is user Metalstyle. I am asking you politely to please remove the speedy deletion tag from the Slipknot - Crowz article, as I need time to add the appropriate information for completion. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 64.114.124.161 (talk) 22:58, 1 March 2008 (UTC)

Per WP:BLANK, it must stay. However, you are free to re-create the article once you have something of substance (that is, other than external links) to put in the article. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 23:00, 1 March 2008 (UTC)

Rogue Admin

That's exactly what it is! Scientizzle is a rogue administrator, he's guided by evil! Creamy3 (talk) 22:54, 27 February 2008 (UTC)

I indicated my reasons why my I.C.G article should not be deleted.

I then attempted to modify the page but was also tagged for vandalism. Firday's are fun.

Wirelessuniverse (talk) 23:41, 29 February 2008 (UTC)

Wikipedia:Meetup/Montreal

I see you are a user located in Montréal, you may be interested in:Wikipedia:Meetup/Montreal. Add your name to the "Interested" or to the "Not interested" list. Time and place haven't been decided yet. Pro bug catcher (talkcontribs). 13:43, 4 March 2008 (UTC)

Spohn Ranch

Spohn Ranch claims notability; prod or take to AFD. - CobaltBlueTony™ talk 00:54, 6 March 2008 (UTC)

The Holy Brunch Bar

Please read WP:Patent nonsense before tagging items like this with {{db-nonsense}}. In short, if it is readable text it is not patent nonsense. - CobaltBlueTony™ talk 00:59, 6 March 2008 (UTC)

In that case the above article could also receive {{g3}}. - CobaltBlueTony™ talk 01:17, 6 March 2008 (UTC)
You read my mind, buddy. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 01:18, 6 March 2008 (UTC)

Lists

Hello, I need your advice since you're an admin. Is this list appropriate on Nina Williams (the skills & techniques section). LOTRrules (talk) 22:23, 7 March 2008 (UTC)

First of all, I am not an admin, though much of what I do in Wikipedia can give the impression that I am one. But the list you deleted from said article should indeed have been deleted, if only on the grounds that it is way too long compared to the rest of the article, and meaningless to non-players. Thank you. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 22:27, 7 March 2008 (UTC)

Redirect of Dutch Neck Elementary School

Hello, I got your message that I misread the paragraph on cvent. However, I think you should tone down your deletionism , like when you redirected everything on Dutch Neck Elementary School to the West Windsor-Plainsboro school district, and other examples like the ones other people put above my message here. STYROFOAM1994Talk 22:38, 7 March 2008 (UTC)

Uh, yeah, when you tag about 50 articles a day, these things are bound to happen. In the example you just mentioned, on review, I happen to agree with the creator. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 22:43, 7 March 2008 (UTC)

Marc Rudov

I intended to add more info to the Marc Rudov article but you didn't give me any time. In fact, I was in the process of writing more when you left the message. Once I saw the alert for your message I became confused and accidentally deleted the additional info. You're going to have to give me more time. LuisGomez111 (talk) 00:37, 8 March 2008 (UTC)

I've written a few paragraphs on Marc Rudov and I will go no further until you remove the notability tag because I don't want to see my work deleted if Wikipedia decides the Rudov isn't sufficiently notable to deserve and article. The info I've provided thus far should give readers a fairly good idea of who he is and what he stands for. LuisGomez111 (talk) 01:21, 8 March 2008 (UTC)

Julian Price

That sure was a surprise to me that you determined Julian Price was not notable enough within 1 minute of the time I put up the new article. I listed approximately 3 dozen positions he is associated with in large corporations, banks, and insurance companies as well as other large organizations (i.e advisor to the 1939 World's Fair and the North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University). I have expanded the article further with his Fortune 500 insurance company information. I'll be working on it the next couple of days and expanding it further, since there is much information on this very large insurance company. The Julian Price Memorial Park was made in his honor with the Price Lake developed on the Blue Ridge Parkway which happens to have the largest campground on the Parkway and is the largest recreational area developed for public use on the Parkway. I believe he is notable and worth an article. --Doug talk 00:35, 5 March 2008 (UTC)

Huh? Blanchardb (talk · contribs) tagged it for deletion a minute after you created.[2] I declined to delete the article...[3] Maxim(talk) 00:43, 5 March 2008 (UTC)

Sorry, thought you were the same person. Now I see it is two different people. This message was really meant for Blanchardb (talk · contribs). Thanks for removing the delete tag and noticing the notability. BTW, I also wrote the article Julian Price Memorial Park and Moses H. Cone Memorial Park and Moses H. Cone, so that's why I happened to have been familiar with this history. Thanks again.... FYI, I also wrote Folk Art Center which is also on the Blue Ridge Parkway which was selected for DYK today. I'll copy this to Blanchardb.--Doug talk 02:08, 5 March 2008 (UTC)

FYI, to show the quality of articles I write the following articles were selected today for DYK as a three in one hook: Flat Top Manor, and Moses H. Cone, and Moses H. Cone Memorial Park.--Doug talk 12:09, 5 March 2008 (UTC)
FYI, today around noon Julian Price Memorial Park and Julian Price was selected as a double DKY. I have recently written an article on Blue Ridge Parkway tunnels that today I self-nominated for a possible DYK. If you have any suggestions or improvements for the article, please feel free to forward. --Doug talk 18:28, 8 March 2008 (UTC)

Bonjour

Bonjour Blanchard. I saw the tags you added to Islamic contributions to Medieval Europe. Could you be more specific about your request to change Islamic to "Arab"? As far as I know, "Arab" refers to an ethnicity, and does not encompass Muslim culture as a whole (northern Africa is not "Arab", neither is Iran, nor Turkey). On the contrary "Islamic" refers to the Muslim realm as a whole. I think "Islamic civilization" is an expression which is extensively used. Would you have more precisions? Regards PHG (talk) 06:45, 8 March 2008 (UTC)

Okay, I see that the article has been expanded quite extensively since I tagged it. But the problem is that using the term islamic here gives the impression that these contributions are a direct result of Islam as a religion. Maybe middle Eastern could be a better choice of words. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 12:40, 8 March 2008 (UTC)

hiya Thornberry animal sanctuary is not advertisment its information about the sanctuary and what they do how they care for animlas i was realy realy care about getting inforamtion i am a volunteer there and we do our very best to care for animals

this is no way the information i used is copy right or advertiment —Preceding unsigned comment added by Xmike010x (talkcontribs) 15:47, 8 March 2008 (UTC)

Why was the following deleted, it is not vandalism

Why was the new line of text which i originally typed at the following link deleted?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anaconda_(disambiguation)

I did not vandalise it. I went to see if there was a Wikipedia page for the Australian camping and adventure superstore and there wasn't so i put something in the Anaconda disambiguation page. See http://www.anaconda.com.au/AboutUs.aspx if you don't believe me. It's not extreme advertising and it's not vandalism. Many stores have wikipedia pages. I ask you kindly if you could please undo your changes and reapply what i originally typed. Also, why did you delete it in the first place, what rules does it even break?

Kind Regards

Sean —Preceding unsigned comment added by Flamesniper sean (talkcontribs) 05:41, 9 March 2008 (UTC)

Merci!

Merci beaucoup pour votre traduction de Action libérale populaire‎! --Kakofonous (talk) 21:42, 11 March 2008 (UTC)

Re: Francisco Klinger Carvalho

I restored the article to read it, but the subject is indeed non-notable. :-( I'm not sure about the standards for inclusion they have at the Portuguese Wikipedia, so please contact me if you or somebody who speaks PT wants the text of the article. east.718 at 04:07, February 25, 2008

Hugo Watts

  • I think you will find that this article is a blatant hoax? Paste (talk) 21:46, 12 March 2008 (UTC)

Please Clarify

Hello,

I have posted one of the players who links off of the 1961 Memorial Cup link, Duncan MacDonald. Each time I try to post the information, which is easily verifiable both through the links I updated in the article and via newspapers and more, I get messages saying that I cannot post this, it has no signifigance or that I am now going to be banned? Please clarify this as I don't understand how this is insignifigant considering it is all factual and certainly is a valuable and requested piece of information of that era of hockey in particular. Just so you know, that era of hockey laid the groud work for what is the St. Michaels team today and of many years past since.

I appreciate it.

Regards,

MohnjackMohnjack (talk) 14:35, 14 March 2008 (UTC)

Lol

Sockepuppet? :))))))))) --HarisM (talk) 15:13, 23 March 2008 (UTC)

No problems... i guess. Regards. --HarisM (talk) 20:16, 24 March 2008 (UTC)

Warning

This is a warning you are in violation of Wikipedia:Three-revert rule for your edits of Bosnian mujahideen‎. Even though we have suspect user:AhmadinV of being a sockpuppet. Please do not continue to revert the page while you are in breach of the 3RR rule. --Philip Baird Shearer (talk) 21:42, 23 March 2008 (UTC)

Believe me, I don't intend to, even after that. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 04:08, 24 March 2008 (UTC)


Photos

Hey, I put some photos up for The Simpsons, but they're huge.Too big for the page, anyway I can make the photos smaller. That's one of four, see how big it is? Anyway I can make it smaller, or do I have to get new photos and re-upload? Warrior4321talkContribs 01:58, 1 April 2008 (UTC) File:Bart simpson.png

Anantara Solutions Pvt Ltd

I have left a message on the article's talk page.--Quicksilver2008 (talk) 10:10, 2 April 2008 (UTC)

I have replied there. In short, the article has way too much promotional-sounding language to be kept. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 10:27, 2 April 2008 (UTC)

Re:Vandalism

No need for the third person. It was only a joke, lighten up ;).. --Bolonium (talk) 02:02, 3 April 2008 (UTC)

Re:World Tapir Day

Thanks for noticing the page so quickly, but please at least give me a chance to finish adding the first round of information for it before marking it for deletion :) World Tapir Day isn't a joke, it isn't insignificant, and it does play a role in raising the profile of tapir conservation. As such, I believe that it should be included. Captain_Potato 14:10, 5 April 2008 (UTC)

By your own admission, it isn't insignificant. That's reason enough not to include it in Wikipedia, regardless of all other considerations. Please do not confuse nobility with notability. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 14:13, 5 April 2008 (UTC)
That's a double negative - I should learn to choose my words better :) I meant that it is significant, in terms of tapir conservation efforts. Captain_Potato 14:29, 5 April 2008 (UTC)
Sorry about that. :-) --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 14:30, 5 April 2008 (UTC)
Thanks for that (guess it's a curse of being a native British English speaker (even if I'm in Australia), that we love our double negatives (much to the confusion of the rest of the world...). Captain_Potato 14:39, 5 April 2008 (UTC) (yes, it's late here, hence the missing the obvious errors in my syntax :P )

Hi

Thanks for accessing the article Chha Maana Aath Guntha .I have every respect for your views .Please visit again to the article sire and comment if it is now clear or not .If you think it is with Wikipedian stadard , I request you to remove rhe deletion tag . Regards —Preceding unsigned comment added by Kanu786 (talkcontribs) 19:03, 5 April 2008 (UTC)

Now it does pass. Of course, there is still a lot of work to do to get the article up to Featured Article status, but it's a good start. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 22:05, 5 April 2008 (UTC)

Hi Thanks for your comment .Let us try to make the feature perfect . User : Kanu -dated , 9 April 2008 (UTC)

You'll Never Believe It!

Why will u delete my page- sweetpeacemaker. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Sweetpeacemaker (talkcontribs) 13:48, 5 April 2008 (UTC)

Not me. Someone else will. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 13:50, 5 April 2008 (UTC)

Why will someone do it? —Preceding unsigned comment added by Sweetpeacemaker (talkcontribs) 20:06, 8 April 2008 (UTC)

The fact this encyclopedia can contain a lot more stuff than a "traditional" encyclopedia such as Britannica is not a free pass to add articles on everything that ever existed. There are notability criteria. You must also provide reliable sources. You might want to take a look at the five pillars of Wikipedia. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 20:16, 8 April 2008 (UTC)

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1541 Ultimate deletion

Can you please atleast tell me WHAT is wrong about my article on the 1541 Ultimate before you delete it without discussion, so I could improve on it? What kind of community is that? If you consider it irrelevant: Do you know how many articles on c64 peripherals there are already right now on Wikipedia?? - DeeKay64

Your complaint shows that you didn't even bother to read the article before marking it for quick deletion. a) The 1541 ultimate is not "a chip" but a cartridge for the Commodore 64 b) It is not "historical" but is shipping right now in April 2008, as the article clearly stated..

You may argue with notability, but I've checked the rules on Deletion policy, and none of the 12 points under "Quick Deletion criteria" are valid for my article, and no, "notability" is not in there. So you should atleast give it a "Request for deletion" status and put it up for discussion! —Preceding unsigned comment added by DeeKay64 (talkcontribs) 22:23, 11 April 2008 (UTC)

Oh, check this out btw: "Subjects that are obviously unimportant, but claim to be important: Articles that are about obviously unimportant subjects are still not allowed for quick deletion unless the article does not say why the subject is important. If the article gives a claim that might not be true, it should be discussed more. However, articles with only content such as "This guy was like so very important!" can be deleted per QD A1 because it gives no useful information about the subject." - DeeKay64 —Preceding comment was added at 22:28, 11 April 2008 (UTC)

I do not understand how A7 applies to my article. a) It's neither a person, nor an organziation, nor "web-content" but an actual product. b) "A7 applies only to articles about web content or articles on people and organizations themselves, not articles on their books, albums, software and so on.". Furthermore, I'd like to hear your stance on the passage quoted under "not quick deletion criteria" quoted above.. If you say yourself it was a borderline case, why not put it up for discussion by giving it atleast a RFD status? - DeeKay64 —Preceding comment was added at 22:42, 11 April 2008 (UTC)

Your crystal-ball criticism is just as pointless as your other criticism, since the passage you quoted is under the "Present and future devices" section (which I did not add!). Also, it is not the least bit "speculation" but a very real product that I held in my hand already in February (an independant review from December was linked in the 1541u article, another proof you didn't even bother to read it before deletion!), in fact I will get mine next week. I did put it up for deletion review, but rest assured that you and cobaltblue really discouraged someone who was always willing to contribute for making Wikipedia better... If I have to jump through such hoops just to undo your unwarranted deletion, I am strongly discouraged from contributing to Wikipedia in the future! DeeKay64 (talk) 23:32, 11 April 2008 (UTC)

re: vandalism on my talk page

thanks for helping me out, you reverted Wikigod's attacks faster than I could :) Mister Senseless (Speak - Contributions) 00:40, 11 April 2008 (UTC)

Tony Spinner is a well known back up Singer who is touring extensively with Toto. Wiki has so many other small pages of small actresses like Bel Powley or Kim Wakerman so I don't see why this article should be deleted. i just need someone to help me with it. Jeneral28 (talk) 12:55, 13 April 2008 (UTC)

Uhm, isn't that what I just did? --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 12:58, 13 April 2008 (UTC)

Niffler

Declined the speedy as it is clearly not vandalism. I always try to find the significance or context or notability of a subject before tagging for deletion. Many new users don't know how to create a viable stub, so I try to help them out by Googling for the info they failed to include. Cheers, and happy editing. Dlohcierekim 13:13, 13 April 2008 (UTC)


--Sean (talk) 02:08, 20 April 2008 (UTC)

You deleted an article on Butler and messel, on the grounds of notability. Since you didnt accept all the books i referenced, i'll give you another fact. Well Messel intercepted the sputnik signal in Australia and refused to give it to the soviets. That is from a page on wiki. Good going, delete an article within an hour while in another article asks for someone to make one about him. I think you should put back the page to what it was or else your gon lose a very important article. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Fifty lightning (talkcontribs) 11:17, 14 April 2008 (UTC)

AfD nomination of 1541ultimate

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An article that you have been involved in editing, 1541ultimate, has been listed for deletion. If you are interested in the deletion discussion, please participate by adding your comments at Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/1541ultimate. Thank you. - CobaltBlueTony™ talk 13:27, 14 April 2008 (UTC)

+

Look at Mahmut Başar Özer. This article have not written in Turkish for more than five hours.144.122.125.36 (talk) 22:46, 16 April 2008 (UTC)

++

At first, in my opinion, you can remove the need of transition box from Mahmut Başar Özer. Then, I will start to explain its reliablence.144.122.125.36 (talk) 22:55, 16 April 2008 (UTC)

Hi

Want to chat? --Sean (talk) 00:41, 20 April 2008 (UTC)

God vs. god: Your comments

Blanchardb, I'm writing to let you know that I responded to your comment on the "God vs. god" issue on the Prayer talk page. Please see my comments there and post your response, if any, there as well. Thanks. --Jgstokes-We can disagree without being disagreeable (talk) 04:22, 24 April 2008 (UTC)

List of dissolved districts of Japan

Hello! Back in Feb, you asked me not to prod on this article, but it's still just sitting there in Japanese. I'll leave it up to you to decide what to do with it, but I'm itching to comment out the Japanese. -Yupik (talk) 08:06, 25 April 2008 (UTC)

  • I have deleted the sections that were still in Japanese, and I have added the {{incomplete list}} template. By doing so, I validated the portion already done, and the article is no longer our problem. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 16:08, 26 April 2008 (UTC)
Beautiful, thanks! -Yupik (talk) 16:54, 26 April 2008 (UTC)

Leiths Group

I added some references to Leiths Group. You may want to revisit Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Leiths Group. --Eastmain (talk) 23:40, 3 May 2008 (UTC)

Section headings

Just an FYI, section heading shouldn't be bolded or italicized (like you did here, per here. If you have any questions, let me know. Nwwaew (Talk Page) (Contribs) (E-mail me) 01:24, 4 May 2008 (UTC)

Name problem

Hi Why cant I use 1 account for more countries? When I log in on the dutch wikipedia, it does not log in for other countries. Or am I just doing something wrong?

FuturesEnglish 16:15, 8 April 2008 --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 13:56, 10 May 2008 (UTC)

Template creation policy (HasSpoilers deleted for no reason)

Sorry, I did not know about policies here. I come from Literature Wikia and there we have a template {{spoiler}} to include the warning. I don't think which is the case for deleting, explain to me, because I will just include it in some short stories articles that contain spoilers.

  • Isn't it the same than just pasting the whole sentence?
  • Which is the policy? Please say the policy in words me to read a 100 paragraphs article about wikipedia policy. I don't have much time. If you won't then don't even bother to answer.
  • Is creating a useful template being a vandal? Then we should not create them?
  • I was not "testing" but you said me to use the sandbox. It was to be included in articles.
  • Check http://literature.wikia.com and see that there it is not considered spoiling. And don't answer me that wikia is wikia and that wikipedia is wikipedia because I already know, I am not so idiot.

If some of this sounded rude to you, I felt someone was rude by deleting it so fast. You could have said that to me first then deleting it.

And I am not a vandal, please stop harassing me. Being ignorant is not vandalism. Vandalism is deleting articles and including nonsense. My template was not nonsense, I think, it is useful.

David (talk) 01:38, 4 May 2008 (UTC)

I read your answer

Apologizes but I felt offended to be called a vandal, how would YOU reaction to such claim?

Maybe there is a misunderstanding here, I was not testing, I have used Wikipedia for 5 years for not knowing about the sandbox...

Solution: I would change the content of that to

This article tells the whole plot of the story

and everybody happy?

or I have to link it to User:Davichito/MyTemplate or something?

I ask because I know the next time you call me vandal it could be a ban for me...

David (talk) 01:55, 4 May 2008 (UTC)

Not if I don't report you. Rest assured I had no intention of doing so. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 01:56, 4 May 2008 (UTC)
Thanks. A hint from a Wikia man to sign the peace: don't put your signature accepting wikiformatting, just sign with {{whatever}} ~~~~~. It makes this thing more readable, I guess, IMHO. Bye. Davichito. 02:38, 4 May 2008 (UTC)

Dragon Bridge and Meghna Bridge

Hi, since you are member of WikiProject Bridges, can you please rate the articles Dragon Bridge and Meghna Bridge for this WikiProject. Thanks. Otolemur crassicaudatus (talk) 08:47, 5 May 2008 (UTC)

"Here, let me solve your problem"

Thanks, but I don't think it will make any difference.[4][5][6][7][8] Hesperian 12:36, 10 May 2008 (UTC)


Revert article

This is about the These Trails article. Not everyone has time or can focus on an article long enough before it gets deleted (apparently), I just put the framework up there for easier input later, it helps me to get back to it and continue work on it instead of having to do everything at once, which isn't possible for me. Maybe I should write everything in textfiles and save locally instead, but that seems stupid. I'm not mad of the deletion but please, can you revert it? (and put a {{hangon}} tag) Scrdcow (talk) 21:59, 12 May 2008 (UTC)

sunscreen controversy and sunscreen discrepancy

I want to rename the "sunscreen controversy" into "sunscreen discrepancy". I had explained on the sunscreen controversy talk page why this is a better title. Please give me some time to do so instead of deleting my material just 5 minutes after I have started the article. Gerriet42 (talk) 07:16, 15 May 2008 (UTC)

I am still unhappy with the title "sunscreen controversy". The article is describing the large gap between the scientific information and the popular believe. This has to be obvious from the title.
So how about "sunscreen desinformation" or maybe "sunscreen information-gap". (I am just brainstorming here, please make alternative suggestions.)Gerriet42 (talk) 07:27, 15 May 2008 (UTC)

Why are people accusing me of violating the neutral point of view policy? All I want is that the many concerns which have been written in the scientific literature about sunscreen are properly represented in the popular press. Gerriet42 (talk) 07:38, 15 May 2008 (UTC)

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Dominationism

Actually, it should have been dominionism, and I have replaced the article with a redirect. There is a page of Google hits for dominationism, so I am not the only one to make the same mistake.

But the article was deleted very quickly. Obviously it was not a complete article — such things take time — but there is no reason to remove it so quickly. m.e. (talk) 06:02, 2 June 2008 (UTC)

tagging new pages

Hey, I've been basically following you around! You are really fast. A lot of times, you tag something with db-spam that is actually blatant copyright infringement. If you see something that is db-spamable, try copying a little of the text and doing a Google search for the exact phrase that you copied. You'd be surprised how often you find something, and generally copyright violations tend to be deleted much faster than anything execpt attack pages. Thanks, and keep up the good work! J.delanoygabsanalyze 13:26, 3 June 2008 (UTC)


AfD nomination of The Tidal Irrigation and Electrical System

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An article that you have been involved in editing, The Tidal Irrigation and Electrical System, has been listed for deletion. If you are interested in the deletion discussion, please participate by adding your comments at Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/The Tidal Irrigation and Electrical System. Thank you. Do you want to opt out of receiving this notice? Crowsnest (talk) 13:43, 5 June 2008 (UTC)

New OU Fight Page

I apologize...I wasn't aware that this was copyright infringement if the source was cited...but I understand that the rules are complicated. I actually was using another similar page as a guide. Though I respect your decision, I was wondering if you could tell me how this similar page was not deleted? On Bison TheDork (talk) 20:57, 5 June 2008 (UTC)TheDork

1992 Nicaragua earthquake

How is this article blatant vandalism? It's short, but I just started it a minute ago. I'm an Editorofthewiki[citation needed] 10:54, 6 June 2008 (UTC)

Yes, I didn't realize it was you. Just sounded like a hoax, but it's most likely a typo. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 10:56, 6 June 2008 (UTC)
Yeah, I was going to fix it, but someone has already deleted the article already! I'm an Editorofthewiki[citation needed] 10:57, 6 June 2008 (UTC)

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Huggy Wuggy

I am sorry, I don't understand. Come again? Smuckers (talk) 13:29, 9 June 2008 (UTC)

User talk:Sixsigmait

Wow you were quick, give me chance I was in the middle of adding the notice to their userpage after I nominated Six Sigma IT inc. for speedy deletion! I have therefore amended it. Have fun! ♦Tangerines♦·Talk 00:35, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

Thank you!

Thank you for correcting the DB I placed on the article about Shared price fluctuation?. I am a relatively new editor to WP -- I am just getting more seriously involved -- and I appreciate your input in helping my work here. Be well. Ecoleetage (talk) 14:02, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

Excellent. Thanks for the advice! Ecoleetage (talk) 14:10, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

i dont understand why my comment was removed

"Furthermore the Trinity doctrine can be perceived to be a contradiction in terms; some believe that the commandment 'I am the Lord the Lord is one' directly contradicts with the idea of a trinity, in that G-D cannot be three things if G-D truly is One."

why was it removed?

hoffbrandm Hoffbrandm (talk) 17:41, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

- how do you mean my use of the term G-D betrays my intention, i refuse to write it the way you do, if it is an issue then change that particular part, however i refuse to do it myself. that is not an issue, you seem to find some in it.

- fair enough i wont disagree with the want of a purely descriptive sentence page

- this is however a critical argument against the concept, it is evident therefore that there should be some place for it in wikipedia where might this be if not in the description of it —Preceding unsigned comment added by Hoffbrandm (talkcontribs) 18:42, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

RCA (trademark)

Why did you make the redirect to the defunct RCA Corporation? I suggest you join the discussion at Wikipedia:Administrators' noticeboard concerning unwanted changes to the RCA Corporation article which led to the creation of the RCA (trademark) article. Steelbeard1 (talk) 23:47, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

Re: Anderson Biro, LLC

Nice! I like your style.

I just was not sure if you were allowed to reinstate the tag if its removal was clearly not legitimate. J.delanoygabsadds 13:47, 11 June 2008 (UTC)

Thanks!

Thank you for reverting the vandalism on my userpage!--Startstop123 (talk) 19:41, 11 June 2008 (UTC)

Assume good will

Did you even read the article?FX (talk) 02:03, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

Ahh, so that buys 5 days of discussion?

Is that what you mean? Clever.

Does this mean you don't know where to discuss it either? or are you just wise beyond your years ...

<grin>

FX (talk) 02:07, 12 June 2008 (UTC)


Fake pages

I don't think that they are hurting anything, are they? They are just for my secret page challenge. I don't think any other people will be looking at them. Can we keep them or change them some more, or what?Mattkenn3 talk 02:10, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

Please recreate them, but give them a name that beging with User:Mattkenn3/ (you forgot the User: part). --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 02:14, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

Made it a redirect

How is that? Or are main page articles not allowed to go to wikipedia pages?FX (talk) 03:16, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

Huh?

I didn't create the well article, I just made a redirect to it. But thanks for the praise, even though I don't deserve it. FX (talk) 03:17, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

Proposed deletion of Baek Ji Young discography

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A proposed deletion template has been added to the article Baek Ji Young discography, suggesting that it be deleted according to the proposed deletion process. All contributions are appreciated, but this article may not satisfy Wikipedia's criteria for inclusion, and the deletion notice should explain why (see also "What Wikipedia is not" and Wikipedia's deletion policy). You may prevent the proposed deletion by removing the {{dated prod}} notice, but please explain why you disagree with the proposed deletion in your edit summary or on its talk page.

Please consider improving the article to address the issues raised because even though removing the deletion notice will prevent deletion through the proposed deletion process, the article may still be deleted if it matches any of the speedy deletion criteria or it can be sent to Articles for Deletion, where it may be deleted if consensus to delete is reached. Do you want to opt out of receiving this notice? Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 22:43, 11 June 2008 (UTC)

No, that's quite alright. I appreciate you letting me know though. I just moved the whole lot from the Baek Ji Young article itself. Delete away! Regards, --Soetermans (talk) 06:38, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

Bigjkim

What? i merely want to open discussion. btw you should get a life instead of spending all day on wiki. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Bigjkim (talkcontribs) 02:07, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

Lionel Pérez

Hello. I don't understand what you've just done regarding my edits to the page Lionel Pérez. I rearranged the information, and requested a citation for a potentially libellous statement present in the article. You then undid it, and left a message on my talk page regarding potentially libellous content, leaving the contentious content in the article untagged. What's the point in that? Dancarney (talk) 15:19, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

Huggle

No problem, this is a new alternate account I set up for vandalism reversion, and isn't on the whitelist yet (less than 500 edits) so I imagine this sort of thing will continue, I'll probably get reported to AIV a few times by different users, but no worries. Cheers, EJF (huggle) (talk) 21:51, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

A wigwam for a goose's bridle

I noticed that you nominated the above article for deletion here. There has been some work on the article in the meantime if you would like to take another look at it. Cheers, Mattinbgn\talk 00:32, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

Award

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I hereby award you the RickK Anti-Vandalism Barnstar for your efforts to revert those vandals. Keep up the good work! SchfiftyThree 02:49, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

Howard Zjebb

I'd like to delete the page but there's no applicable speedy criteria. Can you give me a brief translation (ideally on the page in question so we can delete the translation along with the foreign text) so I can confirm it's an attack page? xenocidic (talk) 15:18, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

I'll make an entry for it at WP:PNT for confirmation that it is indeed an attack page. It talks about Howard Webb, whose page has been subjected to heavy IP vandalism lately. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 15:22, 13 June 2008 (UTC)
Thanks. I undid your entry because I found an online polish>english translator that, while shaky, showed me enough of what I needed to know. Deleted and redirected to Howard Webb. keep up the good work. xenocidic (talk) 15:31, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

HEGRA_(Experiment)

Thanks, I was actually reading the speedy deletion page. Didn't find HEGRA the first time, only Hegra… I'm going to make a disambiguation page for that. Skippy le Grand Gourou (talk) 17:09, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

Thanks

Ok, sorry. I thought I put the User: part. Thanks--Mattkenn3 talk 17:44, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

you are mistaken

Sandstein said to merge. I did it for him. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Presumptive (talkcontribs) 02:06, 14 June 2008 (UTC)

Sorry. Go ahead, I won't bother you. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 02:21, 14 June 2008 (UTC)

1992 Nicaragua earthquake

I saw that you had tagged this article initially for a db-vandalism tag. And now the article is thriving and working towards an FA. Was it just hastiness or did you not take the time to review the article? ~Meldshal42 11:35, 14 June 2008 (UTC)

Thank but no. I know what I am doing.

Re Comfort women

Thanks but no. I know what I am doing and why.

It would actually be worth looking at the nature of many of the edits.

Please see, here [9] for background on the situation and a statement, here; User_talk:222.150.193.35

OK, my job done. I am taking a break now.

Thank you again for giving it some time and consideration. --Documentingabuse (talk) 18:08, 14 June 2008 (UTC)

User_talk:86.42.97.130's edits to Dunboyne

I had a read of the content that the above-mentioned IP user added to Dunboyne, and most of it is actually quite beneficial, and if not, it's still WP:AGF.

I'm just wondering, did you take a read at what he entered into the article before reverting it all? Being a resident of Dunboyne myself, I was very happy seeing other people wanting to contribute to it. TheChrisD RantsEdits 00:43, 15 June 2008 (UTC)

I don't know how I did this. Thanks for pointing it out. All undone, including the user warning. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 00:56, 15 June 2008 (UTC)
No worries :) TheChrisD RantsEdits 00:58, 15 June 2008 (UTC)

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No, dear user 121.209.161.193, you are mistaken. It is Wikipedia policy to notify anyone on their edits - because you (whoever you are) you use the same IP-address is your problem, not Wikipedia's or Blanchardb's. If it's that a problem for you, register. Wikipedia goes beyond "embarrassment and confusion".
I don't mean to step in, I just came to see if there was any word on Baek Ji Young discography. But to seem some unanymous user with a big mouth to a registered user makes me agitated. --Soetermans (talk) 10:56, 14 June 2008 (UTC)


Why am I getting thes messages?? - I didn't write anything, I was just looking up an artice on Germany and this came up. Is this my account as such - I thought you can just come on here to look stuff up with no account?? —Preceding unsigned comment added by 121.209.161.193 (talk) 09:28, 15 June 2008 (UTC)

I'll respond to you here because, given that your IP number is apparently dynamically assigned, you probably won't get my message otherwise.
The fact is, someone made one or more inappropriate edits under the same IP number that was assigned to you later on when you got that vandalism message. Because it is a first instance for this IP number, there is no message on the talk page telling you about that, and telling you to ignore the warning if it wasn't you the last time. Since not all IP numbers are dynamically assigned, we cannot post such disclaimers to every IP in existence.
In your situation, you may safely ignore vandalism warnings, or, if it bothers you, you might want to create a user account that will ensure you will not be getting warnings that are intended to anonymous dynamically assigned IPs. --Blanchardb-MeMyEarsMyMouth-timed 03:05, 16 June 2008 (UTC)