Wikipedia:Wikipedia Signpost/2008-05-02/Features and admins
Features and admins
Seven bots or bot tasks were approved to begin operating this week: PseudoBot (task request), BepBot (task request), H92Bot (task request), Eivindbot (task request), John Bot II (task request), SoxBot (task request), and ShepBot (task request).
Twelve articles were promoted to featured status last week: Mario Vargas Llosa (nom), Bob Marshall (wilderness activist) (nom), Halo: Contact Harvest (nom), The Third of May 1808 (nom), Émile Lemoine (nom), Flag of Canada (nom), Black Moshannon State Park (nom), USS Orizaba (ID-1536) (nom), Confirmed Dead (nom), 1960 South Vietnamese coup attempt (nom), Gorgosaurus (nom), and Easy Jet (nom).
Four lists were promoted to featured status last week: List of songs in Guitar Hero II (nom), Record home attendances of English football clubs (nom), List of Detroit Lions head coaches (nom), and SFWA Footballer of the Year (nom).
The following featured articles were displayed last week on the Main Page as Today's featured article: Monarchy of the United Kingdom, Pearl Jam, Thierry Henry, Vasa (ship), Ocean sunfish, Manzanar, and Peter Jennings.
Former featured pages
No lists were delisted last week.
The following featured pictures were displayed last week on the Main Page as picture of the day: Champ de Mars, Chipping Sparrow, Sun dogs, Eddie Rickenbacker in action, Horehound bug, Frankfurt, and Flatirons.
No sounds were featured last week.
Three pictures were promoted to featured status last week and are shown below.
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