User talk:Luxure

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Why do we need separate weatherbox templates when they are only used in one article each? What's wrong with simply adding the weatherbox to the article, as was the case before creation of the templates? Single-use templates rarely survive TfD. --AussieLegend () 13:21, 9 September 2014 (UTC)

I am unsure what you mean by TfD, but it does reduce the size of the article and should it be vandalised the weather stats are harder to change. Luxure (talk)
TfD refers to Wikipedia:Templates for discussion. The reduction in article size is inconsequential and templates can be vandalised as easily as articles can be. --AussieLegend () 10:16, 10 September 2014 (UTC)
The templates are harder to find than the article itself, thus 'harder' to vandalise. What do you propose? Luxure (talk)
We don't create articles or templates to hinder vandalism. The templates should be merged back into the articles and then be deleted. You can use {{db-author}} to do that. --AussieLegend () 08:55, 11 September 2014 (UTC)

Place on the coast[edit]

For a moment I though you might live in Kiama; I do. But your recent contribs history shows edits to articles on lots of other Australian places too. Tony (talk) 11:17, 12 September 2014 (UTC)

Speedy deletion nomination of Template:Newcastle Weatherbox[edit]

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Your post to my talk page[edit]

I was recommending a short block for user Gtrbolivar, who was engaging in personal attacks. I was not recommending a block for you. However, it is not a good idea to refer to material as defamatory or libelous. That can be seen as an implied legal threat, so use some other words, such as incorrect or erroneous. Robert McClenon (talk) 16:55, 19 September 2014 (UTC)