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December 2011[edit]

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you are wrong, artists twitter is in accordance with EL guideline. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 17:51, 2 December 2011 (UTC)



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you are wrong, bio subjects twitter is per EL guidelines. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 18:12, 2 December 2011 (UTC)



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I did this because http://therainhouse.wordpress.com/2010/08/21/zhengshuangandwuchuninromanceofthewestchamber/ is probably inappropriate for an encyclopedia.

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now this is more interesting. this is a wordpress english language blog which has a plot summary of a chinese movie. i think it meets EL guidelines, but reasonable people could disagree. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 18:43, 2 December 2011 (UTC)



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you are wrong, artist's twitter 198.24.31.118 (talk) 17:52, 16 December 2011 (UTC)

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Addressed to the IP editor currently editing biographies from this IP (thank you!)[edit]

Please see my edit to Samuel Johnson (dramatist) to see how to add the "DNB Poster" for biographies, as well as fixing the cites. Thank you for your work. Revent (talk) 20:44, 22 April 2013 (UTC)

seems a little redundant here, but will use when not a cut and paste from DNB, i.e. " incorporates text". 198.24.31.118 (talk) 20:51, 22 April 2013 (UTC)

The purpose of the 'DNB Poster' is to remain after the article is converted from a 'stub' using cribbed text to a sourced article. The 'DNB' tag should then change to a 'DNB Cite' tag, which still gives the reference (if it's used as a ref by the article) without the 'incorporates text' foo.

Thank you for doing this, though. There are a /lot/ of broken DNB cites, and even without the poster, TBH what you are doing is more important. Revent (talk) 20:55, 22 April 2013 (UTC)

ok, i kinda prefer the box too. but given the numbers, i doubt there will be a dent in the numbers that are not cut and paste, any time soon. hard enough to just work through the uncited backlog. if you go from DNB, to cite DNB and box you will still have 2 interwiki links, meh. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 20:59, 22 April 2013 (UTC)

Very true, that's why I liked seeing your edits (they scrolled past on the anti-vandalism filter, fyi, since you're an IP editor. Just in case you were curious where I came from). The "DNB cite" should only stay (under references) if the DNB is actually cited by the (new) article. Otherwise just the poster is correct. Consider the 'DNB Cite' as if it was a citation of the actual print book, but redirected to an electronic facsimile edition.

TBH, part of the reason why it's 'odd' is that the proper way of doing this has changed (with the creation of templates, posters, etc.) and page edits have obviously not caught up. Revent (talk) 21:06, 22 April 2013 (UTC)

it would be nice to have a semi-auto script, sort these in buckets, with template automatically sprinkled, so the eyes on were used on the amount of copying, rather than wasting time replicating code. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 21:11, 22 April 2013 (UTC)

It would be, and might be possible to do well, but name disambiguation is inherently hard to do with a computer, and would probably spit out even more incorrect foo that would be harder to find. It's an 'Authority Control' type of problem. (sorry if I ramble a bit, dunno how much you know about this) If you look at the Library of Congress card catalog, every person has a unique 'heading' that is the 'authorized' version of their name per LoC. When libraries around the world started making unified card catalogs, they created VIAF (www.viaf.org) which is a big computer auto-merge of the various national name authority files, and then WorldCat used VIAFs file (which already had massive amounts of duplicates due to things like variant spellings, ca. 1903- vs. 1903?-, etc) and merged it with even more catalogs. Just searching for an easy person such as a classical author like Virgil or Cicero shows how massively garbled that kind of thing can get. That's pretty much my understanding of why Wikipedia avoids it, and mostly sticks to manual page editing. The bots you see do /very/ limited things (like changing hyphens to em- or en-dashes). Revent (talk) 21:20, 22 April 2013 (UTC)

you'll find that a lot of these are the work of User:Charles Matthews, if you go through his history and categories, you should find a bunch for your "DNB Poster". 198.24.31.118 (talk) 21:31, 22 April 2013 (UTC)

Actually, I'm WP:AGF and assuming you're checking these, and using your contrib history to do exactly that right now. Since I don't actually have to /check/ that they're valid links, I can cut and paste them pretty fast. :) I normally approach this kind of thing from the other direction, adding Template:Authority Control to biographies (and incidentally making the auto-searches on Worldcat work) and fixing the DNB entries as I come across them. Revent (talk) 21:36, 22 April 2013 (UTC)

on further reflection, the pure cut and paste are obvious 90% of the time, but the 10% can be difficult to untangle, and then "cite DNB" applies. but there some with a mix of both, easy to get confused. and the false positives from ODNB are not a help. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 16:35, 7 May 2013 (UTC)

April 2013[edit]

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wrong, sourced from DNB, here. if you look at the foot of the ODNB text you will see: "Original date of publication: 1888" & "Oxford University Press 2004–13" quite a how do you do, beware of institutional blanket claims. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 19:06, 25 April 2013 (UTC)

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Appletons, EB1911 volume information, and Attribution[edit]

Thank you for this edit.

A piece of news there now exists a fully functioning {{Appletons}} template to complement the {{Cite Appletons'}} one. Their relationship is the same as that of {{EB1911}} and {{cite EB1911}}, and other similar pairs of templates.

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ok, that was a tricky one, you could argue that the rewrite was not original enough, (flip coin between cite dnb and dnb). as you see, i was using attribution as a spot for long citations with short citations in refs, but i will follow your example. these cases are rare, much more common straight copy paste. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 15:15, 13 May 2013 (UTC)

May 2013[edit]

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i'm sorry, you're going to have to explain what is unconstructive about an infobox and isbn numbers. if you block i will appeal; you might look foolish.198.24.31.118 (talk) 17:43, 16 May 2013 (UTC)

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Also on mine. --kelapstick(bainuu) 18:18, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
I've replied on my talk page and struck out the pertinent section, I had not reviewed this page to see that there were warnings left. I have reverted your edit again, but added the infobox manually. I trust this can be seen as a compromise. Also please be mindful of the three-revert-rule. --kelapstick(bainuu) 18:49, 16 May 2013 (UTC)
please review Wikipedia:WikiProject Infoboxes, Wikipedia:Manual of Style/Lists of works: "When a book is available online through a site such as Internet Archive, Project Gutenberg, or Google Books, it may be useful to provide a link to the book so readers can view it. There is no requirement either to add or remove such links. A link to a Google Book should only be added if the book is available for preview." i kept it in mind as i blew right through it, i view a block on this matter of policy, as a badge of honor. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 18:54, 16 May 2013 (UTC)

Thanks[edit]

I liked your changes to the Stephen of Lexington and John Lexington articles. Thanks!

Looks like you have been getting some flak above... don't be discouraged, while I think they make a good point or two, much of it sounds to me like, "You aren't doing it exactly the way I usually do it!" While there is value to standardizing how we do things, sometimes "better" is preferable to "nothing at all", which is what you get if all the new contributors get discouraged. Don't get discouraged! Brianyoumans (talk) 01:46, 17 May 2013 (UTC)

that should be the last of the easy DNB articles to cleanup, now on to the hard ones that are copied without a reference or external link. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 16:45, 21 May 2013 (UTC)

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pardon my confusion, i believe the way the audio-ipa tempate is designed is to allow hearing the pronunciation when clicking on the ipa letters. if you don't want that how do you want to include the audio? waht template do you prefer? 198.24.31.118 (talk) 19:32, 24 June 2013 (UTC)
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please stop spamming my talk page with your nonsense warnings. that is a perfectly acceptable EL in accordance with guideline. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 16:33, 10 July 2013 (UTC)

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interviews are perfectly fine primary source material to include in external links. when will you stop misrepresenting the EL guidelines? 198.24.31.118 (talk) 14:59, 16 September 2013 (UTC)

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  • This is TERRIBLE article writing. It's totally out of whack with our style: you should have the decency to at least edit it before you glue it in here. Drmies (talk) 18:00, 10 October 2013 (UTC)
i think it's just fine writing, for the edwardians, and it's referenced. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 18:04, 10 October 2013 (UTC)
The Edwardians are all dead and no longer form a readership, certainly not ours. Drmies (talk) 18:25, 10 October 2013 (UTC)
they live on in this work mainly copied from EB1911 and DNB; if you don't like the style, rewrite, don't delete; if you want to rewrite them, you have a backlog of about 100,000 articles. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 18:35, 10 October 2013 (UTC)
No, they don't live on because they're dead and they can't read Wikipedia articles. We're writing for an audience, remember. I don't want to rewrite 100,000 articles, and I certainly don't want you adding to that backlog. That something is out of copyright doesn't mean you should copy it. You can do that on your own blog if you like. Drmies (talk) 21:29, 10 October 2013 (UTC)

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i did not remove it, i moved it down out of the lede. the lede needs to tell why she is notable not where she went to school. this article needs a major rewrite. you by reverting have now removed the bibliographic information that i added. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 17:09, 3 February 2014 (UTC)

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Changing reference style in Leonard Jenyns[edit]

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you of course understand, that you reverted a link to wikisource with the reference material back to a version with a non-linked DNB "style". lol 198.24.31.118 (talk) 17:50, 25 February 2014 (UTC)

March 2014[edit]

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April 2014[edit]

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when i say "go to sfn" that means i am going to short foot notes. please do not remove references that i added. lol. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 18:40, 2 April 2014 (UTC)

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wow, removing an infobox, two references, and a youtube interview? is the bot programmer insane? 198.24.31.118 (talk) 18:10, 8 April 2014 (UTC)

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you edit warred with me, you 3RR'd no me. you reverted without discussion. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 18:12, 30 April 2014 (UTC)
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i have zero interest in engaging with bad faith editors such as yourself. why don't you pontificate to someone who cares. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 18:27, 30 April 2014 (UTC)

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November 2014[edit]

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you can save yourself the trouble, and block this library permanantly. i'm not going anywhere. better yet, range block all of Washington, D.C. and New York City. this is proof positive of the Iron law of Oligarchy in practise: destroying the wiki in order to save it. 198.24.31.118 (talk) 17:47, 3 November 2014 (UTC)

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