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high water mark listed at Redirects for discussion[edit]

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An editor has asked for a discussion to address the redirect ''high water mark''. Since you had some involvement with the 'high water mark' redirect, you might want to participate in the redirect discussion if you have not already done so. Steel1943 (talk) 06:03, 20 November 2014 (UTC)

Steel1943, I don't see it listed. I'm not sure what the issue is at hand. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 17:57, 21 November 2014 (UTC)
Yeah, the section redirect isn't working since the nomination is enclosed in "collapsed" templates. The redirect is included in the "357 redirects" nomination at the bottom of the page. Steel1943 (talk) 18:01, 21 November 2014 (UTC)
OK, I see it listed, but what's the actual problem with it? It's just a straightforward redirect to correct a syntax issue. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 18:07, 21 November 2014 (UTC)
The issue, I see, is the unintentional activation of Wiki markup due to starting with two apostrophes that sometimes "bleeds" into other part of a page if used in a template. Title issues can usually be resolved by placing a {{DISPLAYTITLE}} magic word on the target page; it allows the title to appear as it is typed in this "template", customizable with italics, bolding, and/or capitalization. Steel1943 (talk) 18:13, 21 November 2014 (UTC)
So there's a "more correct" way to do redirects than #redirect [[target article/section]]? I don't see any quotes in the "high water mark" redirect. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 18:17, 21 November 2014 (UTC)
Well, sort of. Putting wiki markup in the actual title of anything, whether it be a redirect or an actual article, can cause technical issues when linked. Also, there are not any quotes/quotation marks in the nominated redirect's title; there are two instances of two consecutive apostrophes (which activates and deactivated the italics via wiki markup; ('') vs (").) If the redirect's title had quotation marks instead of two consecutive apostrophes, it would not have the concern I stated in the nomination since quotation marks do not cause wiki markup to activate. Steel1943 (talk) 18:28, 21 November 2014 (UTC)
Ohhh... now I get it. So if I just move that redirect to one without quotes and tag the old one for deletion, we're good? Right? --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 19:24, 22 November 2014 (UTC)
Scratch that, not needed. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 19:26, 22 November 2014 (UTC)

This discussion belongs on the article Talk page, Talk:Sonic_Boom_(TV_series)#the_Twinkle--Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 18:27, 23 November 2014 (UTC)

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Sonic Boom[edit]

I am still keeping the sources, just condensing all of them into one general reference at the top of the air date column. See Wikipedia:WikiProject Television/FAQ#Verifiability for more information. They're unnecessary because if you want to know what happens in an episode, then . Dcbanners (talk) 13:04, 23 November 2014 (UTC)

{{U|Dcbanners}, The policy you are citing DOES NOT apply for the crew credits such as Director or Writers, each episode has unique information and needs to be cited individually. If you have removed it again, I'm reporting you to 3RR again. And your viewpoint of JUST WATCH The EPISODE does not excuse your removal of sources from a template that is specifically setup for it nor does it help the project once the show goes off the air. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 17:26, 23 November 2014 (UTC)
I have tried to talk to you, but threatening people with blocks instead of talking to them won't help. Dcbanners (talk) 17:58, 23 November 2014 (UTC)

November 2014[edit]

This is the only warning you will receive about ownership of articles, which you showed at Sonic Boom (TV series). The next time you continue to disruptively edit Wikipedia, you may be blocked from editing without further notice. Dcbanners (talk) 17:45, 23 November 2014 (UTC)

You realize that with 10 reversions of sources and the vandalism of a template from the Project you keep citing as policy when its nothing more than a guideline makes your above comment reportable as an act of retaliation or intimidation. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 17:59, 23 November 2014 (UTC)
Why don't we just forget about this and move on. Dcbanners (talk) 18:00, 23 November 2014 (UTC)
I think the report at 3RR is fairly explanatory. You could always revert yourself to mitigate the situation. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 18:11, 23 November 2014 (UTC)
What about we reach a consensus. Merge all of the sources into the "Directed by" and "Written by" column. We can do one reference containing all of them. I also requested page protection so we have time to reach an agreement. Dcbanners (talk) 18:13, 23 November 2014 (UTC)
Please discuss it on the article Talk page, not here. Its unfortunate that it took being reported multiple times before you became willing to discuss the situation. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 18:18, 23 November 2014 (UTC)
I put the sources into the "Directed by" and "Written by" columns because they're only needed for the people. The rest can be seen through watching the episode. Dcbanners (talk) 18:20, 23 November 2014 (UTC)

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Religion of Prabhakaran.[edit]

You reverted my edit. https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Velupillai_Prabhakaran&oldid=635496918

I would like you to read :- http://idsa.in/idsacomments/AnappraisalofNorwaysRoleinSriLanka_hdayaratne_030211.html

Further , your full Wikipedia article is not full of references.Each para would then have had references ,although I do not refute the reference ideology of Wikipedia. Just because my reference included a blog ,you should not have trashed it.I am not reverting your edit.After all Wikipedia is an objective knowledge bank.If you discard an important piece of information ,it is the loss of Wikipedia and its readers.

A political person's life, religion, ideology , affects all latter developments of his area of functioning, and it is absolutely essential to tell the truth - maybe being strained out of 10 different sources.Also that his ideology which sought to protect!Who ? You protect Tamils.How ? Who finances and gives you weapons ? So the group has to bow to the ideology of its supporters.No matter what it might think of them.One should see the net result.It was protection of Tamils and guarding the coastline ! I included the blog because it had references.What is the security situation today after death of Prabhakaran ? Both in Sri Lanka and India ? http://www.srilankaguardian.org/2009/07/tamil-hindu-reflections-on-tamil.html http://www.dlib.pdn.ac.lk/archive/bitstream/123456789/2740/1/J.R.%20Rodd%20Vol.%20XXXI%20No.1%262%202005.pdf Mamta Jagdish Dhody (talk) 18:25, 26 November 2014 (UTC)

Thank you for your contributions. Your edit was part of a group of edits that the Wikipedia WP:ROLLBACK feature grouped together. When I checked your edit specifically and check the sources you cited, I could not find support for the content you added. If the information is correct, please find reliable sources per WP policy and guidelines. If you have a reason other than improving the article for adding content, you may also want to review this policy, WP:NPOV. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 18:35, 26 November 2014 (UTC)

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Jess Greenberg[edit]

Thank you very much for your help, I feel it is important to include information such as the extremely common criticism or controversy of a figure if it's one of the main points about them. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Thuaeg3 (talkcontribs) 01:00, 30 November 2014 (UTC)

@Thuaeg3, it's actually just one minor viewpoint, but there are so few citable sources about Greenberg that its worth noting. Your original wording was fairly biased and non-neutral and did not accurately reflect what was said by a non-notable blogger. Personally I think the observations made by the blogger are kind of creepy and he is riding the coattails of her notoriety for his own gain. Thank you for your contributions. Please sign your comments using "~~~~" in the future. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 04:36, 30 November 2014 (UTC)

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Thanks for joining WP:BACON ! — Cirt (talk) 20:42, 1 December 2014 (UTC)

Oh, thank you for having such a fantastic project!! :) --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 20:45, 1 December 2014 (UTC)

Tiffany Alvord[edit]

Hello again! I see that you have special rights on the Tiffany Alvord article. A few moments ago I noticed what seems to be a good-faith edit to include the fact that she is a Mormon, but without a source. I checked briefly on Google, and the only source I found that might be acceptable is this tweet from her. I do think it qualifies per WP:SELFSOURCE, but I don't know how relevant that information is for her article. I have noticed the religious views of other musicians stated in their Wikipedia articles, but perhaps the context is different. Please let me know what you think (please ping me like before). Thanks in advance! Dontreader (talk) 01:49, 2 December 2014 (UTC)

Hey Dontreader, I don't see it now. Problem solved already? --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 16:25, 2 December 2014 (UTC)
Hi Scalhotrod, I was referring to this pending edit which was reverted. I agree with what Asdklf wrote in the edit summary, although I don't care if that information is included or not. Probably, the way I see it now, it's best not to include it since Alvord stated her religion in a tweet as a reply to someone. Unlike the Piano Guys and Lindsey Stirling, for example, she has not openly embraced her religion in interviews, etc. Also, I think being the penultimate sibling makes her the second youngest, not the second oldest, right? Thanks again. Dontreader (talk) 18:53, 2 December 2014 (UTC)
Religion is one of those subjects that needs to be referenced in a seemingly ironclad manner. It just creates the possibility of contention otherwise. And yes, penultimate would make her the second youngest. Thank you for the correction, I had to look that one up. I'm usually not in favor of dumbing down an article, that seemed a bit much. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 19:23, 2 December 2014 (UTC)
Thanks for your insights. I think the only way to mention her religion is if she discusses it at some point in a reliable source.
I knew the meaning of the word "penultimate" the first time I saw it, back in 2011, because I spent decades in a Spanish-speaking country, where the word "penúltimo" is very commonly used, and has the same meaning. :) I appreciate your response. Have a nice day! Dontreader (talk) 20:12, 2 December 2014 (UTC)

Peter Hitchens[edit]

Once the personal attacks start, its over...

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I am sure that you as an American knows better than me on the subject of a British personality. I shall defer to your greater knowledge. -- 212.50.167.15 (talk) 17:38, 2 December 2014 (UTC)

From the perspective of just an average Wikipedia reader, your edit made no sense. Your justification, being the limited readership of the article, was baseless. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 17:41, 2 December 2014 (UTC)
Why should "an average Wikipedia reader" matter?! No, absolutely not! The man is British, full stop! Most people who know Peter Hitchens are British. He is NOT a global personality by any stretch at all. Most people who look up at his name are indeed also British. Everyone British and educated know that Malta used to be a British colony until the 1960s; in the same way that most Americans who are educated know that Puerto Rico is a United States Territory. Why do you have to be so insulting by indirectly implying that the British people are somehow more uneducated?! -- 212.50.167.15 (talk) 18:08, 2 December 2014 (UTC)
That is who the entire site is for, the Average Reader. As Editors, we don't guess at nor can we predict who the audience is for any article. Your assertion is baseless and damaging to the purpose of the site. Furthermore, I am not making any kind of implication, indirect or otherwise. Any perceived problem lies entirely in your imagination, but unfortunately for you Wikipedia policy does not cover that. Regards, --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 18:15, 2 December 2014 (UTC)
So every single article now has to be written in the perspective of an ignorant Yank (I am not saying that you are one, but I am more than happy to take your statement!), who can't tell that London and Madrid are miles apart, and written as if most people who are going to read the article are also ignorant Yanks?! Whatever happened to "use British English"?! If you are actually serious and are not just being obtuse or facetious, then there is definitely something wrong with you! -- 212.50.167.15 (talk) 18:45, 2 December 2014 (UTC)
Thank you for your opinion, please have a nice day. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 19:20, 2 December 2014 (UTC)

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Link building[edit]

Hnancy (talk) 05:36, 3 December 2014 (UTC)I wonder why you delete my edit of black seo building strategy that I try to explain the conflicts.I am doing this for a class project and hope you can give my some advice.

Any statement needs to have a source attributed to it like anything else on Wikipedia. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 05:39, 3 December 2014 (UTC)

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Do you have sources at hand about William Shockley?[edit]

I saw some recent edits to William Shockley under your user name, apparently part of a GOCE cleanup. What I have found when I have done GOCE cleanups is that if an article has a lot of messy language, but relies heavily on specific sources, it's nearly impossible to clean up the language without looking at the sources. Do you have the cited sources at hand now? (I do.) I reverted the edits per WP:BRD and invited discussion on the article talk page. See you on the wiki. -- WeijiBaikeBianji (talk, how I edit) 13:00, 8 December 2014 (UTC)

Hi WeijiBaikeBianji, I'm not sure I understand the basis for your concern. I was simply cleaning up bad grammar and overly wordy phrasing. I also changed a few adjectives and adverbs to reduce what I considered the level of hyperbole a bit, but nothing that changed the context of the content. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 17:29, 8 December 2014 (UTC)
Should I take that to be a statement that you had none of the three key books about Shockley at hand as you began editing the page? The page has a talk page notice that mentions it is subject to discretionary sanctions from a 2010 ArbCom case, stressing the importance of good sources, and all the sources are mentioned on the article talk page too. I have all of those sources and other sources on Shockley at hand, which is what I had in mind as I reverted per WP:BRD. -- WeijiBaikeBianji (talk, how I edit) 20:57, 8 December 2014 (UTC)
No, you should take it to mean what I am stating. Nothing of what I edited was substantive, I saw the warning and stayed within the recommendations. If the content is incorrect, it stayed incorrect, albeit with better grammar and syntax. If you are in possession of "all of those sources and other sources on Shockley", then please "fix" the article. I'm happy to revisit it again to make the same kind of checks and edits I have already. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 02:18, 14 December 2014 (UTC)

ANI[edit]

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Well, this isn't what I had in mind for a rational discussion, but more eyes on the situation is probably a good idea. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 17:29, 8 December 2014 (UTC)

Level 3 warning for content dispute?[edit]

A comment or question about my edits would have been appreciated. I think this was a bit excessive. I apologize for not understanding your concerns at the time and undoing your edits. I just thought it was a misunderstanding that could be resolved with edit history messages. Anyway hope we can work this out. Geraldo Perez (talk) 21:05, 8 December 2014 (UTC)

Geraldo Perez, And I apologize for the misunderstanding as well. I went to your page to remove the warning, but saw that you had done it already. Again, sorry for the confusion that resulted. It was well meaning and based on previous experience. Best regards and Happy Holidays, --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 18:13, 9 December 2014 (UTC)

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Tanya Branning[edit]

Hi

Can I please ask why you accepted this edit to Tanya Branning? The whole reason that the page is on pending changes protection is because IPs keep adding that she is returning, however no source is provided and Google does not support that she is returning. If you look in the page history, you will see that the same IP made a similar edit yesterday which was correctly reverted and the IP's talk page and contributions suggest that they have a history of making these types of unsubstantiated edits.

Please be more careful in the future and if you're unsure, leave the pending revision for another editor to look over--5 albert square (talk) 17:00, 12 December 2014 (UTC)

5 albert square - Ah, you are correct and my apologies for adding to the mess. I should have disapproved it for being Unsourced per WP:CRYSTAL. Thank you for correcting it. By the way, you should check the contributions for that IP, they are making changes across several articles. That edit was nearly identical to another Pending change that came up. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 17:06, 12 December 2014 (UTC)
Sorry I forgot to reply to this earlier. Yes, thanks, I've undone the edit that was done to Grant Mitchell. I think the rumours about Tanya are stemming from people thinking that she killed Lucy Beale, therefore they think she is returning for the 30th anniversary. Now whilst I think there's more chances of pigs flying than there is of her having killed Lucy, it may be that she does still return for the anniversary as Lauren is leaving because Jacqueline Jossa is pregnant. So the article is on pending changes protection until 25th January, I would expect if she was going to return for the anniversary that Dominic Treadwell-Collins would announce something before then :)--5 albert square (talk) 04:26, 13 December 2014 (UTC)

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Article assessments[edit]

Hi. In response to your edit I started a thread on the project talk page. Wikipedia_talk:WikiProject_Firearms#Importance_rankings. Your input would be helpful. Rezin (talk) 22:22, 13 December 2014 (UTC)

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Vehicle registration plates of Pennsylvania[edit]

Hi Scalhotrod,

I can't help but notice that you've reverted Vehicle registration plates of Pennsylvania to the "last stable version before WP:EDITWAR and content disputes".

That is, the version as of 01:44 on May 31 - some five months before Meldar667's edits, and six before mine.

So... what happens next?

Regards, Bluebird207 (talk) 13:46, 15 December 2014 (UTC)

After ALPCA's last edit, I was considering another AN at the 3RR board, but decided that it was unnecessary exacerbation. After my reversion, I intended to notify the other editors who had made edits since with the intention of inspiring collaboration to correct the article, but I was distracted by WP:IRL things and signed off my computer for the evening. What are your thoughts on the situation? It appears that ALPCA still has not communicated or shared their thoughts on the matter. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 20:57, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
Well, in fact, ALPCA has just gone and undone your edit.
Which means, of course, that he's restored the edits that me and Meldar667 made - the very same edits he disagreed with and kept undoing...
Is it possible that he's suddenly realized the errors of his ways, and has decided to atone for them? 'Cause he's also left his talk page alone, having previously blanked it after taking the things posted on it by you, Shirt58 and Weegeerunner to be threats rather than advice...
Regards, Bluebird207 (talk) 21:18, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
Well, I think we need Admin intervention at this point, but as for a Noticeboard such as 3RR, I am unsure as to how to present this. ALPCA seems to generally be disruptive towards several editors as well as non-communicative after multiple attempts. I'll ping an Admin and see if they are willing to take a look. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 21:35, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
I notice that ALPCA has just been blocked indefinitely.
I actually think that's a bit harsh - but que sera sera.
Regards, Bluebird207 (talk) 22:09, 15 December 2014 (UTC)
Yep, the Admin I pinged doesn't beat around the bush. Go forth and edit positively and productively! --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 22:20, 15 December 2014 (UTC)

Recent Deepak Chopra edit[edit]

Can I please request that you comment on the talk page why you feel that mentioning how many books the author has published and how many are on the New York Times Best Sellers list is UNDUE... while cherry-picked criticisms of just a few specific ideas which the author has put out is not UNDUE? Thank you. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 104.173.194.250 (talk) 00:39, 16 December 2014 (UTC)

I agree, so I did some editing of my own. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 01:48, 16 December 2014 (UTC)

Sandy Hook Elementary shooting[edit]

In light of your edit summary regarding these 'See also' links, I looked through the talk page archives for postings regarding including/not-including Bath School disaster but didn't find any clear consensus. Would welcome further discussion about it here. Thanks, Shearonink (talk) 01:23, 16 December 2014 (UTC)

There have been several different historical events discussed for the See also section, but the conversation still came back to the fact that the links provided include all of the previous events and preclude the need for any debate as to which one(s) is/are worthy of particular mention. In short, no one could agree which singular events should be listed so we included all of them using the list articles. My personal viewpoint is that no comparisons need to be made, all are horrific events, and as such the lists allow for readers to investigate other incidents and then draw their own conclusions. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 01:34, 16 December 2014 (UTC)
I was surprised when I realized that Bath School disaster had been deleted by name from the article but having the List articles in 'See also', instead of turning the section into a Wikilinkfarm, makes sense. I must have missed those discussion threads when I looked through the talk page archives. Shearonink (talk) 02:09, 16 December 2014 (UTC)

That whole discussion was such a mess, its easy to miss. So many threads and intersections of comments and issues. It was in the Lead for quite some time, but I think that it was removed simply because it happened so long ago and the comparison became contrived. Quick frankly, some of the "body count" discussions that have taken place in various Talk pages just outright disgust me, but I guess guidelines need to be established somehow. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 02:14, 16 December 2014 (UTC)

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Descent[edit]

Please do not remove my content in a simple talk page. As for your descent, you are the one who started it. Who needed to know that?!?! 212.178.230.159 (talk) 20:19, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

I removed it because of the potential threat you made in light of your WP:EDITWARring. Please do not re-add it or I will report it on the Administrators Noticeboard. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 20:22, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
And please do not remove my content from a simple talk page. 212.178.230.159 (talk) 20:23, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
I asked nicely, now I'm getting an Admin involved. If you self revert, I won't report you. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 20:25, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
Grow up. 212.178.230.159 (talk) 20:26, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
I'll ask once more, if you self revert your comment, I will not report your conduct. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 20:27, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
Or I can report you too for, again, removing my content from a talk page. 212.178.230.159 (talk) 20:29, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

I cited the relevant section of Policy WP:TALK for why I did it. I was trying to help settle a content dispute that you are involved in and as I stated, disclosed my background in relation to the subject matter. You then chose to make a comment about it, "No one cares about your descent but thank you for revealing it anyways, we will take that into consideration too." Granted, you were expressing your opinion, but it could have just as easily been left out. Making personal comments about other editors is generally seen as a offensive gesture and does little to gain you support for any stance you have. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 20:34, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

What are you, 14, to be offended and sensitive all the time? If you want to remove my comment do so, but remove you Bosnian/Croatian heriatge too. 212.178.230.159 (talk) 20:37, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
Your continued attacks are not helping your case. If you wish to remove my comment about my heritage, I give you permission to do so as long as you remove your comment. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 20:42, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
Don't flatter yourself, I'm not attacking anyone. And you have my permission to remove both comments. ;) 212.178.230.159 (talk) 20:45, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
Your attitude does not help either. I am in the middle of drafting the complaint. You have my permission to remove my comment along with yours or you can just self revert your comment and the issue will be over. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 20:49, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
Do it yourself, I'm busy right now. 212.178.230.159 (talk) 20:53, 18 December 2014 (UTC)
Thank you, --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 20:56, 18 December 2014 (UTC)

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The Voice (U.S. TV series)[edit]

Why do you keep posting March as the premiere of season 8, when it's supposed to be February?

http://www.nbc.com/the-voice

I have not posted anything to this article, I simply reviewed the edit when it came up on the Special:PendingChanges list. If an edit is formatted properly and sourced, I usually approve it. Please sign your posts. --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 17:07, 19 December 2014 (UTC)

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