Talk:Sherman Fairchild

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--The personal life section doesn't make much sense. It talks about him in the present tense, while Fairchild has been dead for 34 years. It seems to be opinionated. Also, how is it possible that his current favorite recipe is for dumplings made with ricotta cheese? This seems to be fictional. I don't know much about him, so I can't make any changes. Carpe Diem 02:38, 27 May 2007 (UTC)


That section was a massive verbatim plagarism lifted from the article "The Yankee Tinkerers" in the July 25, 1960 issue of Time Magazine (,9171,826520,00.html), which was published when Fairchild was alive (hence the present tense in the section).
DancingPeanutBrittle (talk) 09:02, 20 January 2008 (UTC)
NOTE: A lot of these sections appear to be verbatim plagarisms lifted entirely from other websites and other web pages. They appear to have been entered into this article by Schreck59. Unfortunately, it appears that Schreck59 has contributed many other WP:Copyvio's to many other articles in the Wikipedia over the past year, probably in good faith that he wasn't doing anything wrong...nevertheless, cleaning up all of the copy-vio's is going to take a while; please help, and please, I hope somebody -- with better diplomatic skills than I possess -- can break the bad news to this user.
DancingPeanutBrittle (talk) 09:40, 20 January 2008 (UTC)

Hogan's Heroes[edit]

This article states that "... led by Lester Hogan and including Jerry Sanders, left Motorola ..." while the article about Sanders contradicts that - "The troops from Motorola, also known as "Hogan's Heroes", were notoriously conservative, and immediately clashed with Sanders' boisterous style.". -- (talk) 23:57, 17 July 2009 (UTC)

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