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  • The only link to the page is in "Full list..." so the bold in the prose should probably be hyperlinked. (On a side note, the summary presented may be too long as well.) Hameltion (talk, contribs) 01:26, 19 March 2018 (UTC)
  • I've linked it and trimmed the summary a touch; it's still a little longer than average, if anyone more knowledgeable cares to have a go. Espresso Addict (talk) 02:05, 19 March 2018 (UTC)
  • As an aside, the TFL was changed without discussion by an apparently new editor who failed to restyle it -- is anyone from that section aware of this? Espresso Addict (talk) 02:23, 19 March 2018 (UTC)
  • I hadn't noticed that. Two edits: (MVP) should be neither bolded nor linked, and everything after "Oscar Robertson" can probably be cut. Hameltion (talk, contribs) 02:45, 19 March 2018 (UTC)
  • I've moved MVP. It's now about the right word count so I've left the final sentence in situ. Espresso Addict (talk) 03:02, 19 March 2018 (UTC)

General discussion[edit]

Holy grail of waterfalls?[edit]

Catlin Brook article shows no "holy grail" waterfalls or watershed. Sorry I got this mixed up with another article. --2600:6C48:7006:200:D84D:5A80:173:901D (talk) 03:37, 15 March 2018 (UTC)

It's right there in the "Geography and geology" section. Third paragraph, second sentence: "These falls have been described in Jeff Mitchell's book Hiking the Endless Mountains as the "holy grail" of Pennsylvania waterfalls." --Khajidha (talk) 12:24, 15 March 2018 (UTC)

WT:TFA#Blurb note[edit]

Just a pointer. - Dank (push to talk) 02:44, 16 March 2018 (UTC)