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Lost[edit]

I've been thinking of trying an FA push for "The Constant". What do you think the article needs? Thanks. igordebraga 02:07, 14 May 2011 (UTC)

Beef up the production section with the DVD commentary and some season 5 interviews about time travel. I would like to see the reception section with critics' reference to it after the initial broadcast, as the episode is often regarded as one of the series' best. –thedemonhog talkedits 05:25, 15 May 2011 (UTC)
Hmm, you have dealt with some of these already. I do not think that the peer review is properly linked on the talk page. –thedemonhog talkedits 05:39, 15 May 2011 (UTC)

Vancouver Wikipedia 10th Anniversary Meetup[edit]

Libby[edit]

Her surname is not cannon. Never appeared in the show. That is shown to a clip in Comicon doesn't give more. It would need backup from more sources but those don't exist. -- Magioladitis (talk) 04:33, 3 August 2011 (UTC)

Canon extends outside a show proper and Comic-Con was widely reported by credible media sources. –thedemonhog talkedits 08:46, 3 August 2011 (UTC)
The Comic-Con yes. The surname? -- Magioladitis (talk) 21:26, 4 August 2011 (UTC)

WP:FOUR for Martin Keamy[edit]

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Congratulations! You have been awarded the Four Award for your work from beginning to end on Martin Keamy. TonyTheTiger (T/C/BIO/WP:CHICAGO/WP:FOUR) 03:17, 27 August 2011 (UTC)

--TonyTheTiger (T/C/BIO/WP:CHICAGO/WP:FOUR) 03:17, 27 August 2011 (UTC)

WP:FOUR for The Other Woman[edit]

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Congratulations! You have been awarded the Four Award for your work from beginning to end on The Other Woman. TonyTheTiger (T/C/BIO/WP:CHICAGO/WP:FOUR) 00:21, 28 August 2011 (UTC)

--TonyTheTiger (T/C/BIO/WP:CHICAGO/WP:FOUR) 00:21, 28 August 2011 (UTC)

Research into the user pages of Wikipedians: Invitation to participate[edit]

Greetings,

My name is John-Paul and I am a student with the University of Alberta specializing in Communications and Technology.

I would like to include your Wikipedia user page in a study I am doing about how people present themselves online. I am interested in whether people see themselves in different ways, online and offline. One of the things I am looking at is how contributors to Wikipedia present themselves to each other through their user pages. Would you consider letting me include your user page in my study?

With your consent, I will read and analyze your user page, and ask you five short questions about it that will take about ten to fifteen minutes to answer. I am looking at about twenty user pages belonging to twenty different people. I will be looking at all user pages together, looking for common threads in the way people introduce themselves to other Wikipedians.

I hope that my research will help answer questions about how people collaborate, work together, and share knowledge. If you are open to participating in this study, please reply to this message, on your User Talk page or on mine. I will provide you with a complete description of my research, which you can use to decide if you want to participate.

Thank-you,

John-Paul Mcvea
University of Alberta
jmcvea@ualberta.ca

Johnpaulmcvea (talk) 21:44, 19 September 2011 (UTC)

Wikipedia:Meetup/Vancouver[edit]

As part of "Wikipedia Loves Libraries program of events at libraries and archives across North America around October 2011," please check out the new Wikipedia:Meetup/Vancouver page for people interested in a meetup this October 2011 at the central branch of the Vancouver Public Library. Your feedback is much appreciated. Thanks. -- A. Kupicki (talk) 17:32, 7 October 2011 (UTC)

Date change for Vancouver meetup[edit]

Hello,

Since you signed the Vancouver meetup page, in case you didn't see it, it was moved to October 23, next Sunday.

Thank you. InverseHypercube 07:09, 15 October 2011 (UTC)

MSU Interview[edit]

Dear Thedemonhog,

My name is Jonathan Obar user:Jaobar, I'm a professor in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences at Michigan State University and a Teaching Fellow with the Wikimedia Foundation's Education Program. This semester I've been running a little experiment at MSU, a class where we teach students about becoming Wikipedia administrators. Not a lot is known about your community, and our students (who are fascinated by wiki-culture by the way!) want to learn how you do what you do, and why you do it. A while back I proposed this idea (the class) to the communityHERE, where it was met mainly with positive feedback. Anyhow, I'd like my students to speak with a few administrators to get a sense of admin experiences, training, motivations, likes, dislikes, etc. We were wondering if you'd be interested in speaking with one of our students.


So a few things about the interviews:

  • Interviews will last between 15 and 30 minutes.
  • Interviews can be conducted over skype (preferred), IRC or email. (You choose the form of communication based upon your comfort level, time, etc.)
  • All interviews will be completely anonymous, meaning that you (real name and/or pseudonym) will never be identified in any of our materials, unless you give the interviewer permission to do so.
  • All interviews will be completely voluntary. You are under no obligation to say yes to an interview, and can say no and stop or leave the interview at any time.
  • The entire interview process is being overseen by MSU's institutional review board (ethics review). This means that all questions have been approved by the university and all students have been trained how to conduct interviews ethically and properly.


Bottom line is that we really need your help, and would really appreciate the opportunity to speak with you. If interested, please send me an email at obar@msu.edu (to maintain anonymity) and I will add your name to my offline contact list. If you feel comfortable doing so, you can post your nameHERE instead.

If you have questions or concerns at any time, feel free to email me at obar@msu.edu. I will be more than happy to speak with you.

Thanks in advance for your help. We have a lot to learn from you.

Sincerely,

Jonathan Obar --Jaobar — Preceding unsigned comment added by 35.9.115.210 (talk) 20:12, 2 March 2012 (UTC)

Invitation to Vancouver meetup[edit]

Hello,

You are invited to an edit-a-thon at the Prophouse Café on Sunday March 25, as part of Women's History Month events all over the world. If you wish to attend, please see Wikipedia:Meetup/Vancouver WikiWomen's Edit-a-Thon and add your signature to the list.

Thank you! InverseHypercube (talk) 09:36, 10 March 2012 (UTC)

WP Heroes (TV series)[edit]

Wikipedia:WikiProject Heroes (edit|talk|history|links|watch|logs)

Conversion to a task force is proposed and discussed in the talk page. Although I have no interest on the show, feel free. --George Ho (talk) 15:53, 6 April 2012 (UTC)

Precious[edit]

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lost heroes
Thank you for quality articles for project Lost and task force Heroes, such as Confirmed Dead, for welcoming, helping and adopting, - you are an awesome Wikipedian!

--Gerda Arendt (talk) 12:05, 7 February 2013 (UTC)

A year ago, you were the 389th recipient of my PumpkinSky Prize, --Gerda Arendt (talk) 08:28, 7 February 2014 (UTC)

Nikki and Paulo on the Main page: precious again --Gerda Arendt (talk) 08:38, 28 March 2014 (UTC)

WP:FOUR RFC[edit]

There are two WP:RFCs at WP:FOUR. The first is to conflate issues so as to keep people from expressing meaningful opinions. The second, by me, is claimed to be less than neutral by proponents of the first. Please look at the second one, which I think is much better.--TonyTheTiger (T / C / WP:FOUR / WP:CHICAGO / WP:WAWARD) 07:33, 20 August 2013 (UTC)

WP Television in the Signpost[edit]

The WikiProject Report would like to focus on WikiProject Television for a Signpost article. This is an excellent opportunity to draw attention to your efforts and attract new members to the project. Would you be willing to participate in an interview? If so, here are the questions for the interview. Just add your response below each question and feel free to skip any questions that you don't feel comfortable answering. Multiple editors will have an opportunity to respond to the interview questions, so be sure to sign your answers. If you know anyone else who would like to participate in the interview, please share this with them. Have a great day. –Mabeenot (talk) 00:58, 29 December 2013 (UTC)

Operation Lost[edit]

Hey, I saw you're interested in Lost articles. I'm currently working on a new project codenamed Operation Lost dedicated to all Lost articles. Interested in helping? -Newyorkadam (talk) 01:15, 17 March 2014 (UTC)Newyorkadam

Main Page appearance: Nikki and Paulo[edit]

This is a note to let the main editors of Nikki and Paulo know that the article will be appearing as today's featured article on March 28, 2014. If this article needs any attention or maintenance, it would be preferable if that could be done before its appearance on the Main Page. If you prefer that the article appear as TFA on a different date, or not at present, please ask Bencherlite (talk · contribs). You can view the TFA blurb at Wikipedia:Today's featured article/March 28, 2014. If it needs tweaking, or if it needs rewording to match improvements to the article between now and its main page appearance, please edit it, following the instructions at Wikipedia:Today's featured article/requests/instructions. The blurb as it stands now is below:

Rodrigo Santoro

Nikki Fernandez and Paulo are fictional minor characters on the ABC drama television series Lost, played by American actress Kiele Sanchez and Brazilian actor Rodrigo Santoro (pictured). The show chronicles the lives of over forty people after their plane crashes on a remote island somewhere in the south Pacific. Before boarding the plane, Paulo is a con artist working with his girlfriend Nikki. He murders a wealthy television executive, stealing the man's bag of diamonds with Nikki. The producers of the show were often asked what the rest of the plane-crash survivors were doing because the show only focuses on approximately fifteen of the survivors, and the characters of Nikki and Paulo were created in response. The couple is introduced early in the third season. Reaction to the characters was generally negative because of their abrupt introduction. Lost's show runner Damon Lindelof even acknowledged that the couple are "universally despised" by fans. As a result of this, the couple was killed off later in the same season. Both Nikki and Paulo are buried alive, with the diamonds, when they are thought to be dead after being paralyzed by venomous spiders. (Full article...)

UcuchaBot (talk) 23:01, 17 March 2014 (UTC)