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I am a Wikipedia:administrator since July 5, 2004. I first contributed to Wikipedia in April of 2001 (oldest edits lost in early software upgrades). My first edit with my username appears to be on April 26. I have been active on a number of online projects - active and passive (SETI@Home, Distributed Proofreaders, Mars crater labeling, Stardust@Home, Folding@Home on the Wikipedia team: Team page, etc.)

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Edits 59823
Edits+Deleted 62852
Pages deleted 3903
Revisions deleted 14
Pages restored 29
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Protections modified 22
Users blocked 97
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Candidates for speedy deletion as attack pages 1
Wikipedians looking for help 0
Requests for unblock 68
Wikipedia semi-protected edit requests 22
Wikipedia extended-confirmed-protected edit requests 4
Wikipedia template-protected edit requests 4
Wikipedia fully-protected edit requests 0
Requested edits 2
Requested RD1 redactions 10
Candidates for speedy deletion as copyright violations 9
Candidates for speedy deletion 53
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Administrative backlog[edit]





CSD / PRODs[edit]

Candidates for speedy deletion Entries
User requested 0
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Spam pages 13
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Possibly contested candidates 10
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The following articles and files have been proposed for deletion for around 7 days:

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Usernames for administrator attention



Stale: This account has not been used in the last 2–3 weeks. Mz7 (talk) 20:37, 18 October 2019 (UTC)
Pictogram voting comment.png Note: @Mz7: Impersonation accounts are generally exempt from the staleness provision due to the potential harm to the reputation of real people. However, I also note Wikipedia does not have an article on a person by this name so I wouldn't block for that reason. Beeblebrox (talk) 22:29, 18 October 2019 (UTC)
@Beeblebrox: Roger that—as a general principle of avoiding harm to living persons, that makes sense to me, and I will be sure to change my approach to future famous-name username situations. Mz7 (talk) 22:37, 18 October 2019 (UTC)
Requests for page protection

Current requests for increase in protection level[edit]

Portal:Current events/2019 October 18[edit]

Temporary semi-protection: Persistent vandalism. CLCStudent (talk) 15:54, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Declined – Not enough recent disruptive activity to justify protection. -- Scott Burley (talk) 22:48, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Nigerian Air Force[edit]

Semi-protection: Persistent vandalism. Mahveotm (talk) 16:00, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Declined – Not enough recent disruptive activity to justify protection. -- Scott Burley (talk) 22:50, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Kash Doll[edit]

Temporary semi-protection: BLP policy violations. General Ization Talk 16:17, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Semi-protected for a period of 1 month, after which the page will be automatically unprotected. -- Scott Burley (talk) 22:53, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

The Muppets discography[edit]

Temporary semi-protection: Persistent disruptive editing – WP:MUPPETSLTA. IanDBeacon (talk) 17:25, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Semi-protected for a period of 1 week, after which the page will be automatically unprotected. -- Scott Burley (talk) 22:56, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius[edit]

Temporary semi-protection: Persistent disruptive editing. IanDBeacon (talk) 17:28, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Semi-protected for a period of 3 months, after which the page will be automatically unprotected. -- Scott Burley (talk) 22:59, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Canada Computers[edit]

Temporary pending changes: Persistent vandalism – Canada Computers has been the target of two different users from opposite sides of the country (British Columbia and Ontario) in as many days in terms of vandalism. The Ontario user uses Bell Internet and has been warned by an administrator/CheckUser against logging out while editing; the B.C. user uses Telus Internet. The editing appears to be disruptive and persistent, so am requesting the lowest level of protection, pending changes, for 1-2 weeks. Thanks. Doug Mehus (talk) 17:36, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Semi-protected for a period of 2 weeks, after which the page will be automatically unprotected. -- Scott Burley (talk) 23:02, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Christopher Lloyd[edit]

Temporary semi-protection: Persistent vandalism – Continued disruption by an IP, unsourced date changes, ect.... - FlightTime (open channel) 18:36, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Semi-protected for a period of 1 week, after which the page will be automatically unprotected.
Stop x nuvola with clock.svg User(s) blocked: 2600:1000:B048:41A2:836:8D82:217C:D4EE (talk · contribs). -- Scott Burley (talk) 23:09, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Gebran Bassil[edit]

Temporary semi-protection: BLP policy violations. Peacock (talk) 20:20, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Semi-protected for a period of 3 days, after which the page will be automatically unprotected. Nosebagbear (talk) 20:32, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Hunter Schafer[edit]

Indefinite semi-protection: BLP policy violations – Continued misgendering of Hunter even with PCP, so Semi or even Extended would be appreciated. . QueerFilmNerdtalk 23:11, 18 October 2019 (UTC)

Current requests for reduction in protection level[edit]

Please post requests in this section for removing or reducing the protection level of a page if the protecting admin is inactive or you have already asked them.
  • To find out the username of the admin who protected the page click on "history" at the top of the page, then click on "View logs for this page" which is under the title of the page. The protecting admin is the username in blue before the words "protected", "changed protection level" or "pending changes". If there are a number of entries on the log page, you might find it easier to select "Protection log" or "Pending changes log" from the dropdown menu in the blue box.
  • Requests to downgrade full protection to template protection on templates and modules can be directed straight here; you do not need to ask the protecting admin first.
  • Requests for removing create protection on redlinked articles are generally assisted by having a draft version of the intended article prepared beforehand.
  • If you want to make spelling corrections or add uncontroversial information to a protected page please add {{Edit fully-protected}} to the article's talk page, along with an explanation of what you want to add to the page. If the talk page is protected please use the section below.

Check the rolling archive if you cannot find your request. Only recently answered requests are still listed here.User:Rmhermen/Decrease

Current requests for edits to a protected page[edit]

Ideally, requests should be made on the article talk page rather than here.

  • Unless the talk page itself is protected, you may instead add the appropriate template among {{Edit protected}}, {{Edit template-protected}}, {{Edit extended-protected}}, or {{Edit semi-protected}} to the article's talk page if you would like to make a change rather than requesting it here. Doing so will automatically place the page in the appropriate category for the request to be reviewed.
  • Where requests are made due to the editor having a conflict of interest (COI; see Wikipedia:Suggestions for COI compliance), the {{request edit}} template should be used.
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  • If the discussion page and the article are both protected preventing you from making an edit request, this page is the right place to make that request. Please see the top of this page for instructions on how to post requests.
  • This page is not for continuing or starting discussions regarding content should both an article and its discussion page be protected. Please make a request only if you have a specific edit you wish to make.User:Rmhermen/Edit

Create a level 3 header with a link to the article in question, then a {{Pagelinks}} template and then the reason. It looks like this: Example (edit | talk | history | links | watch | logs) your request here. ~~~~

List of Kid vs. Kat episodes

List of Kid vs. Kat episodes (edit | talk | history | links | watch | logs)

Request: Copy and paste leading para from home article complete with logo. (taken from Google) No episode guide I repeat no episode guide should ever had a "This is a list of episode for the (network name goes here) series..." syntax. It sounds very improper and ragged.

Handled requests[edit]

A rolling archive of the last seven days of protection requests can be found at Wikipedia:Requests for page protection/Rolling archive.

Protected edit requests

0 protected edit requests
Page Tagged since Protection level Last protection log entry
Updated as needed. Last updated: 21:32, 17 October 2019 (UTC)
4 template-protected edit requests
Page Tagged since Protection level Last protection log entry
Template:Rail-interchange (request) 2019-10-15 20:22 Template-protected (log) Modified by Primefac on 2018-02-23: "high-risk template with 4000+ transclusions"
Template:Editnotices/Page/International Telecommunication Union (request) 2019-10-17 08:18 Title blacklist (log) Matching line: Template:Editnotices\/.* <noedit|errmsg=titleblacklist-custom-editnotice>
Template:WikiProject Christianity (request) 2019-10-17 15:52 Template-protected (log) Modified by WOSlinker on 2013-10-17: "allow template editors to modify"
Template:Country data Greece (request) 2019-10-18 20:24 Template-protected (log) Modified by WOSlinker on 2013-10-19: "allow template editors to modify"
Updated as needed. Last updated: 21:10, 18 October 2019 (UTC)


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I am at about 70,000 edits aross all Wiki projects.

I, Solipsist, hereby award you this Barnstar of Diligence for you extraordinary patience, over many years, in handling perennial Corn vs. Maize debates.
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Minor edits make a major difference. Gaff ταλκ 04:03, 31 May 2007 (UTC)
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Ahh, a sigh of relief from IvoShandor to Rmhermen, thanks for your work on articles related to the Black Hawk War. IvoShandor 05:31, 20 August 2007 (UTC)
The Original Barnstar, for good deed #1 The Original Barnstar
This barnstar is for that quick and poisonous work you did on the Ayina River. Yours sincerely, GeorgeLouis (talk) 19:52, 15 November 2010 (UTC)

Templates I use often but never remember[edit]

  • {{NorthAmNative}} {{WikiProject Michigan}} {{WikiProject Protected areas}} {{river}}
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Help box by Jennavecia (talk · contribs)

"Do you want to take a survey?"[edit]

On Feb. 12, 2005, I did a random pages survey. Out of 100 random pages, only 1 was a U.S. town. That's progress. Three towns in the UK, 1 in Spain and 1 in Portugal also turned up. Overall biographies were the largest category at 22%, followed by geography with 15% total. Then Lists at 7%, Disambiguation pages at 6%.

On Feb. 24, 2006, I repeated the 100 random page survey, this time getting 5 U.S. towns. Overall, geography had 26%, biography 21%, fiction 9%, music 4%, colleges 4%, lists 3% and disambigs 4%. Clearly geography and biography are our largest areas. Music, science and business scored less than I expected. Non-individual History was hardly discernable.

Even by Feb. 2005, 100 out of almost 500,000 was not statistically significant but was as much as I had patience for.

Wikiprojects I am a member of:[edit]

Wikipedia:WikiProject Protected areas
Wikipedia:WikiProject Rivers
Wikipedia:WikiProject Space missions
Wikipedia:WikiProject Michigan

Short To Do list[edit]

Early Anon work, no need to bug the developers[edit]

Up to Dec 16, 2003, all the edits at these anonymous id's were mine (59 edits):

More recently 1,250 or so edits on are apparently all mine. Apparently my new ID is There are undoubtedly many others as the earliest history of many articles was not preserved by the software.

List of most of my original pictures and some maps[edit]

For copyright declaration purposes The following photographs and diagrams on Wikipedia were taken by and uploaded by me and released under GNU-FDL:

  • Update March 21, 2006 by searching with Interiot's Tool (no longer updated - [5] does edit counts though)



Numerous locator maps for U.S. national parks like Image:LocMap Big Bend National Park.png and Image:LocMap Tongariro National Park.png - most now replaced by dynamic map system