User talk:JV Smithy

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JV Smithy[edit]

Kablam[edit]

There is no fifth season of Kablam. It ended after season 4. A quick Google search confirms this. The entire paragraph is just made up nonsense. Its a joke. Half of the stuff it describes (A Dragonball Z parody?!) would amount to copyright infringement. Yonskii (talk) 00:55, 19 May 2010 (UTC)

Fieseler Fi 156[edit]

You have reverted some changes I have made in the past couple of days on the page bearing the same name. At least the Bibliography should have remained untouched as the following is still relevant to the page:

  • Fieseler Fi 156 Storch im Zweiten Weltkrieg - Piekalkiewicz, Janusz. Stuttgart: Motorbuch, 1977 192 p. ISBN 3-87943-445-X

62.30.167.58 (talk) 00:49, 20 May 2010 (UTC)

Fair use rationale for File:Web_Host_Manager_-_root.PNG[edit]

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Personal attack[edit]

Regarding this false accusation of vandalism:
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Talk page posts[edit]

In response to this, a user has every right to blank their own talk page, per this guideline. Please bear this in mind when you use Twinkle. And please be careful with it. Misusing Twinkle can cause your access to be revoked. Thank you. The Thing // Talk // Contribs 01:37, 6 September 2010 (UTC)

Thanks for letting me know JV Smithy (talk) 01:38, 6 September 2010 (UTC)
You're welcome. Keep up the good work. The Thing // Talk // Contribs 01:39, 6 September 2010 (UTC)

printinghouse.tv[edit]

This is a highly notable reality show in Vancouver and helped change local legislation which has had wide impact across canada. The show gets over 6,000 hits per day and issues thousands of hours of user driven content. How can it not be notable? —Preceding unsigned comment added by 24.67.170.77 (talk) 23:15, 8 September 2010 (UTC)

Even though it helped changed local legislation. I'm not the original person that added the deletion request, but I agree, it doesn't pass WP:GNG. Also, where does it say that the site gets over 6,000 visitors? Perhaps you should wait for Stickee to respond to your comment too. JV Smithy (talk) 23:33, 8 September 2010 (UTC)
JV Smithy, If anyone contests a PROD, the article may not be re-proposed and must instead be escalated to WP:AFD if it is to be deleted. WP:PROD says: "If any person objects to the deletion (usually by removing the {{proposed deletion}} tag), the proposal is aborted and may not be re-proposed." I have undone your re-adding of the PROD and nominated it to AFD. Thanks, Stickee (talk) 23:37, 8 September 2010 (UTC)
Okay, thanks for letting me know. I actually wasn't sure. JV Smithy (talk) 23:39, 8 September 2010 (UTC)

Hi again - it's really interesting to see the process here to work this out. Is there anywhere on the system that helps new users work their way through this complex process. Now that i've put a bit of work into this page, i would really like to see it to fruition. Can you help me or is there like a wiki advocate who can support me to do this right? I don't want to publish fluff, but i also don't want to see it shot down either. Thanks guys! —Preceding unsigned comment added by 24.67.170.77 (talk) 00:54, 9 September 2010 (UTC)

Maybe you can get help on WP:N?. I'm not really an editor, for the most part, I revert vandalism. Also can you sign(add ~~~~ to end) your talk page messages. JV Smithy (talk) 01:03, 9 September 2010 (UTC)

Lock[edit]

This is what I use a lock for, and it's what most people I know have locks for. Is there any way to work it into the article? 68.226.125.73 (talk) 20:52, 16 September 2010 (UTC)

It seemed a bit racist to me. If you can add it without naming specific ethnicities, it might be okay. JV Smithy (talk) 20:55, 16 September 2010 (UTC)
You requested that I add it without naming specific ethnicities. I did so. Are you changing your mind? 68.226.125.73 (talk) 01:12, 25 September 2010 (UTC)
Just don't mention it at all JV Smithy (talk) 02:52, 25 September 2010 (UTC)

hello[edit]

No sir, i was just adding some important phone numbers like police station, fire station and hospital in manipur —Preceding unsigned comment added by ManipurTV (talkcontribs) 19:29, 17 September 2010 (UTC)

Dave and Chuck "The Freak"[edit]

I've undid your reversion of my edit - most of that material did not have any citation for it, and the balance should have had it. Tabercil (talk) 22:02, 17 September 2010 (UTC)

I reverted it to work on it then I forgot. Sorry JV Smithy (talk) 00:33, 18 September 2010 (UTC)

Phil Dowd[edit]

K. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 221.126.108.235 (talkcontribs)

Tyrannosaurus[edit]

You accepted this edit: please be more careful when accepting edits with change data without any explanation. Thank you. Drmies (talk) 20:25, 25 October 2010 (UTC)

Re: Operation Payback[edit]

Hey, thanks for the message. Thanks for providing a ref. I don't like when media used the word 'hacker' for everything. --Neo139 (talk) 23:12, 28 October 2010 (UTC)

Nelly - 5.0 album - Incorrect information[edit]

Message for JV Smithy,

Please notice that a user called Tha EnSign (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User_talk:Tha_EnSiGN), which postings you have previously removed due to vandalism has posted incorrect information, this time on -http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/5.0 - under the section bonus tracks. The composition "GO" is not produced by "JBEATZZ" whoever that is. The correct information as to who produced this song would be "MultiMan & Frenchie Kadouch". The site is protected and we don't know how to make the correction. Thanks —Preceding unsigned comment added by Artistmanagementny (talkcontribs) 00:53, 1 November 2010 (UTC)

re: MC Hammer edit[edit]

What is going on with editors today, you're the second not to accept a valid edit!? Are you using some auto feature that doesn't approve certain edits? Just because Ho is in the edit, doesn't make it unacceptable. Ho Frat Ho is a group Hammer created. Discuss with me first before reverting! It is a valid edit, with fixes and sources. Please don't "reject" it without talking about your reason(s). Thanks! 63.131.4.149 (talk) 22:23, 31 December 2010 (UTC)

FYI: Not sure if you viewed the edit, but I had to recopy and move some of the entries so they were in order in addition to adding sources regarding Ho Frat Ho. There was a edit conflict, so that may be why you think I changed things or whatever. Not sure, but editors need to do better researching and checking edits before they're not approved. Very frustrating when done in good faith! 63.131.4.149 (talk) 22:32, 31 December 2010 (UTC)

I don't use any auto features to approve/reject edits. I base the decision on the user contributions, warnings, and partially based on the content. I've approved your edit after I decided to take a look at it again. JV Smithy (talk) 00:06, 1 January 2011 (UTC)

I had no warnings except the editor right before you who made a mistake. All my Hammer contributions have been good from the get-go. Very unproductive actions, but so be it. It shouldn't have been rejected in the first place. Nonetheless, thanks for realizing it was fine. Not sure why you didn't see that in the first place. This ends our communication on the matter, bye. 63.131.4.149 (talk) 04:20, 1 January 2011 (UTC)

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Orphaned non-free media (File:Web Host Manager - root.PNG)[edit]

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just wondering why did you reverted Vipin Brar's page, he is non public figure, citations are poor and not showing his involvement in anything. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Inder neal (talkcontribs) 00:39, 2 December 2013 (UTC)

Regarding deletion of Vipin Brar[edit]

just wondering why did you reverted Vipin Brar's page, he is non public figure, source citations are poor and even not showing his involvement in anything. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Inder neal (talkcontribs) 00:42, 2 December 2013 (UTC)

Please see WP:DEL#Processes JV Smithy (talk) 00:44, 2 December 2013 (UTC)

deletion help[edit]

Hi JV Smithy, I want to propose 'Sunil Kumar Verma' article for deletion, causes are -not a notable personality, none of references/citation authenticate his notability to be considered for Wikipedia. I don't know how to propose someone for deletion, can you please do that me. Thanks — Preceding unsigned comment added by Inder neal (talkcontribs) 22:52, 21 March 2014 (UTC)

Reason For The Deletion In Mirchi[edit]

The name that was mentioned in cast is not proper name. Prabhas is exact name so I didn't explain the reason for linking this name. This doesn't need an explaination. Just you were unable to make out.I think I'ven't done any mistake :(Chanducharmer (talk) 14:22, 22 April 2014 (UTC) I explained in edit summary see it plz :(Chanducharmer (talk) 14:28, 22 April 2014 (UTC)