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When I'm going to insert my conversations here, past discussions can be found on my archive.

Template:Episode table[edit]

If you're going to insist on replacing raw code in articles with {{Episode table}}, please ensure that you replace it correctly. At Survivor: Cambodia you replaced the existing column widths with different ones. The column widths have to add up to 100, or they don't mean anything. In this edit, the column widths add up to 73, not 100. Some of the columns cannot be under a certain percentage, as the text in the column will force the column to a greater width anyway. You also need to use the correct fields. While the episode table uses |Aux2=, |Aux3= and |Aux4=, you've used |Aux1=, |Aux2= and |Aux4=. It is also necessary to include line breaks from the original formatting: They're there for a reason. Some of these errors are what caused problems with the Hell's Kitchen articles. I've fixed Survivor: Cambodia,[1] it would be a good idea to check the other articles that you've changed. --AussieLegend () 16:46, 8 January 2016 (UTC)

January 2016[edit]

Information icon Greetings. At least one of your recent edits, such as the edit you made to Survivor: The Amazon, contributed colours that were not WCAG AAA Compliant, causing problems for users that have accessibility issues, which must be reverted or removed. Although everyone is welcome to contribute to Wikipedia, please take some time to familiarise yourself with our policies and guidelines. You can find information about this at WP:COLOR and Template talk:Infobox television season#Colour, which provide further information about contributing compliant colours to this encyclopedia. If you only meant to make some test edits, please use the sandbox for that. If you think I made a mistake, or if you have any questions, you may leave a message on my talk page. Thank you. Alex|The|Whovian? 02:06, 9 January 2016 (UTC)

February 2016[edit]

Information icon Hello, ApprenticeFan, welcome to Wikipedia and thank you for your contributions. Your editing pattern indicates that you may be using multiple accounts or coordinating editing with people outside Wikipedia, such as The Amazing Race 28 (talk · contribs). Our policy on multiple accounts usually does not allow this, and users who use multiple accounts may be blocked from editing. If you operate multiple accounts directly or with the help of another person, please disclose these connections. Thank you. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 03:54, 14 February 2016 (UTC)

I disclose that I did not really accuse with sock puppetry with reason of no true violation. None of these IP accounts with a shared IP address that did not encounter, which my Wiki account is active for almost 11 years on the site I'm really a good editor with The Amazing Race and The Bachelor articles. ApprenticeFan work 04:13, 14 February 2016 (UTC)
I don't understand what you are trying to say. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 04:55, 14 February 2016 (UTC)
Sportsfan 1234, the IP address is not given as shared without logging in to my account. But appears a stale edit I did The Amazing Race 28 was a little edit war, not a sock puppet. [2] ApprenticeFan work 07:59, 14 February 2016 (UTC)
English is evidently not your first language. I am asking you to please refrain from editing large chunks of English text. Thanks. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 19:19, 14 February 2016 (UTC)
Sorry for the confusion that I did not appeal an accusation of sock puppetry nor edit war, those actually came from the anonymous IP account and not mine. English is actually my second language that I do understand a lot and I became a frequent contributor for The Amazing Race in Wiki since 2005 during the seventh Race. The {{copyedit}} tag seems confused to let readers with a chunk of mess that did not tolerate of abuse editing. Look at those edits were changed ([3], [4]) that made a bit shortened to improve better sentence. ApprenticeFan work 15:46, 15 February 2016 (UTC)

Stop doing such radical changes[edit]

Why are you editing such large areas of a posting, changing context and generally messing things up so that a copy-edit has to come behind you and straighten things up. For example: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Amazing_Race_27&type=revision&diff=704899602&oldid=704882159 The water-bike gave the winning teams 1/2 hour advantage, but you edited that out. You made it smaller, but why? Take a look at the Fast Forward: you moved it AFTER the helicopter fight. "Once landed, a helicopter pilot asked"... no he didn't, it was "Once landed, the helicopter manager" which you edited out. Then the Detour: The whole paragraph didn't need any copy-editing until you changed it around. You edited out that both sides had teams change into swimsuits, you edited out "derived from the famous Copacabana pavement". I agree that you "shortened to make" but "better" is subjective. When it is verbose, the article is more inviting to the reader. ESAD-Hooker (talk) 06:43, 2 March 2016 (UTC)

I really agree with you and I reverted to February 13 revision with no U-Turn detail and trivia. Sorry, you did not understand why you reverted my edits and I certainly agree with shortened leg summaries of The Amazing Race (US and some Int'l) race articles. U-Turn details aren't much necessary to follow. ApprenticeFan work 04:44, 3 March 2016 (UTC)

March 2016[edit]

Warning icon Please stop your disruptive editing. If you continue to vandalize Wikipedia, you may be blocked from editing. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 15:37, 10 March 2016 (UTC)

The sooner the better. Take a look at these edits: https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Amazing_Race_18&action=history - 30 minutes on 19 February 2016‎ lose of 2133 bytes, in 6 hours on 20 February 2016‎ lose of 4423 and then a lose of 107 bytes for dessert - golly it only took 7 hours to lose 6663 bytes. Enough is enough. ESAD-Hooker (talk) 21:19, 10 March 2016 (UTC)

Stop icon You may be blocked from editing without further warning the next time you vandalize Wikipedia. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 00:50, 11 March 2016 (UTC)

@Sportsfan 1234: I think this user's editing needs to be seriously looked at again following a spate of disgraceful edits on tennis pages. Look at the most recent post on this talk page for just a sample of the editing that has had to be changed/reverted
F1lover22 (talk) 09:49, 17 July 2016 (UTC)

WP:Dispute Resolution Noticeboard[edit]

There appear to be two problems with your WP:DRN filing. First, substantively, it is premature. There has only been one statement at the talk page by each editor. Second, it appears that you filed the case manually rather than using the template, and, as a result, the case status and the Do Not Archive date were not included. I have deleted your case so that it doesn't confuse the bot. After there has been more discussion, you may refile the case using the template. Robert McClenon (talk) 01:41, 12 March 2016 (UTC)

March 2016 2[edit]

Information icon I noticed that you have posted comments in a language other than English. At the English-language Wikipedia, we try to use English for all comments. Posting all comments in English makes it easier for other editors to join the conversation and help you. If you cannot avoid using another language, then please provide a translation into English, if you can. For more details, see Wikipedia:Talk page guidelines. Your English is horrible. Please stop writing large blocks of texts. Thanks. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 14:12, 27 March 2016 (UTC)

You are welcome. I don't blame for improving my English and I seem enough that I do good enough with the language coming from my intelligence quotient brain. ApprenticeFan work 02:05, 29 March 2016 (UTC)

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ApprenticeFan, your language is not English.[edit]

Hi. I have received more complains regarding your large-scale edits to big paragraphs in English. ApprenticeFan, it is clear that English is not your strongest language. These large edits in fractured English are not helpful to the wiki, as they just require someone else to spend a lot of time trying to fix them. I've asked you this before, and I must ask you again; please consider contributing your skills to Wikipedias in other languages. I'm afraid your English skills simply aren't strong enough. Shadow2 (talk) 20:30, 24 April 2016 (UTC)

I second this. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 23:37, 24 April 2016 (UTC)

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TAR Canada Format[edit]

With the new season of TAR Canada on the horizon at the end of next month, should I go ahead and change the summaries of the previous seasons to match those of TAR 28? Since that will be the way going forward. Mark RaceFan (talk) 21:16, 17 May 2016 (UTC)

TAR copy editing[edit]

Hi there! I noticed that a lot, if not all (I haven't checked all of them), of the TAR articles have a tag for copy-editing. And since I have some free time and I love TAR and good information layout, I want to help! However, I want to know what you are looking for, because I don't want to start then just have my edits reverted. I think having grammar that is less flowery and more straight-to-the-point is better, and using multiple paragraphs (hence the bullet points) is needed for a less "wall of text" feel. But I think adding chronology is also a better editing style than jumping between the major tasks and additional tasks.

Albertdaniel222 (talk) 06:36, 25 May 2016 (UTC)

Move request[edit]

I declined your technical move request for New York (disambiguation) because of the closure of a recent move discussion. Talk:New York (state)#Requested move 9 June 2016. If you are not happy with the result, I suggest contacting the move closer, User:SSTflyer, or User:Wbm1058 who helped with some related moves. I know nothing about the decision, but don't think a new move should be done so soon after a formal closure. EdJohnston (talk) 02:27, 21 June 2016 (UTC)

June 2016[edit]

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Disruptive editing[edit]

Hello. Please stop inserting IPA transcriptions. It is clear that you have no idea what you are doing. Mytilene [5], Glafcos Clerides, Konstantinos Mitsotakis, Konstantinos Karamanlis, Phaedon Gizikis, Georgios Papadopoulos, Glafcos Clerides, Giannitsa, Psychiko, Paraskevi Papachristou are among the articles that I had to clean up. You should not expect others to clean up the mess you make. Please consider reverting all your related edits. --Omnipaedista (talk) 04:00, 24 June 2016 (UTC)

Disruptive edits on Tennis articles[edit]

Warning icon As you are probably aware many of your edits on tennis articles have been and are being reverted by myself and other users. Many of your edits contain unnecessary information in lead paragraphs. On top of that your English is no where near the standard required for encyclopaedic entries. You don't seem to understand the difference between past and present tense in many situations and your lack of prepositions and definite articles lead to awkward sentences which make no sense in the overall article.

I want to bring some of your recent edits to your attention which have added no benefit to the articles concerned:

  • 2016 US Open and 2016 US Open – Women's Singles - even though Flavia Pennetta has retired she remains the defending champion of the tournament until the tournament begins. The fact that she has retired has no influence on this. This means that any sentence should read Flavia Pennetta IS the defending champion. This should be left as is and any attempt to change it will be reverted straight away.
  • 2016 Wimbledon Championships – Women's Singles - while your addition of information in the lead was beneficial it was poorly written and there was scope for much more improvement. Any mention of a previous encounter should include the tournament and players involved. The sentence now reads:
    "This was also the first time two women contested two major finals against one another in a single season since Amélie Mauresmo and Justine Henin-Hardenne met in the 2006 Australian Open and Wimbledon finals"
    Just the addition of that extra information makes the article much more comprehensive.
  • 2016 French Open – Women's Singles - from a quick glance of your contributions, you have added a certain piece of information to many articles. The inclusion of a sentence about the first for a player from a particular country is not always necessary. The importance of Kiki Bertens being the first Dutch woman to reach the semis in a certain time frame is questionable but is being left there for the moment.
  • 2010 WTA Tour - not only did you incorrectly add information to this page, but you also had atrocious grammar and it is proving a nightmare to correct.

I would ask you to think twice before contributing anymore edits to not only tennis articles, but all articles. If you have any information that you feel could be suitable for an article, consider discussing it on the article's talk page first. This will help the piece being written in the best English and its validity being determined.

FOR THE SAKE OF WIKIPEDIA, PLEASE STOP EDITING ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTICLES!!

F1lover22 (talk) 04:59, 17 July 2016 (UTC)

Amen. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 15:19, 17 July 2016 (UTC)
Sorry for the disputes. My edits were right and that quote I edited on 2016 French Open – Women's Singles Page: Kiki Bertens was the first Dutch woman to reach the semi-final since Betty Stöve in 1977. I should be suspended from editing. ApprenticeFan work 09:49, 20 July 2016 (UTC)
Your edits were not right and from what I can understand from the rest of your 'English' response, you do not need to be suspended from editing, you just need to stop editing English articles.
F1lover22 talk 10:51, 20 July 2016 (UTC)

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TAR Route Maps[edit]

I notice the route maps for the current TAR seasons, Israel 5/Canada 4/China 3 need a bit of updating. You're usually the one who does that, aren't ya? :)

I'd help, but I don't know how you edit it. Mark RaceFan (talk) 02:41, 8 August 2016 (UTC)

Sorry that it was my pleasure. I got sick in real life in a couple of days and thanks to Sportsfan 1234 (talk · contribs) for an amazing job with the maps in legs six and seven. Next week, I will be back to my mapping work. ApprenticeFan work 01:55, 11 August 2016 (UTC)

September 2016[edit]

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List of people who have opened the Olympic Games[edit]

Howdy. I recommend you & the other fellow get a consensus at that article's talkpage, before making so many changes. GoodDay (talk) 13:44, 23 November 2016 (UTC)

WikiProject Top Model[edit]

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Merry, merry![edit]

From the icy Canajian north; to you and yours! FWiW Bzuk (talk) 21:07, 25 December 2016 (UTC) Lights ablaze.JPG

Survivor[edit]

Hello, I was wondering where you find the filming dates for Survivor? Johnsmith2116 (talk) 16:54, 28 December 2016 (UTC)

I didn't know if you saw my message. Can you tell me the source of the filming dates? Johnsmith2116 (talk) 06:51, 22 February 2017 (UTC)

Wiki Syntax[edit]

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Thanks, Rubyaxles (talk) 05:42, 17 January 2017 (UTC)

Re: Max Mirnyi[edit]

You say that Russian does not have Romanisation diacritics. In what respect? Which system of conversion do Russian people use? Rovingrobert (talk) 10:13, 26 January 2017 (UTC)

Tavua[edit]

Hi! Can you add the green tribe color for the third tribe for game changers? Here is a link for reference: http://www.planetbuff.com/cbs-survivor-buff/survivor-244/survivor-34-game-changers-mamanuca-islands-tavua-tribe-green.html VietPride10 (talk) 16:46, 15 March 2017 (UTC)

March 2017[edit]

Please stop making disruptive edits.

If you continue to disrupt Wikipedia, you may be blocked from editing. Please stop editing in large chunks of incoherent English. It is disruptive. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 00:34, 23 March 2017 (UTC)

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Legends matches French Open[edit]

Hello. Please tell me, why do you erase Legends doubles matches from day by day summaries in 2017 French Open. In every Grand Slam, in every year, those matches are played and are shown in Main Courts. Kleyw (talk) 12:51, 6 June 2017 (UTC)

Because Australian Open and US Open summaries don't include the legends tournament. ApprenticeFan work 12:52, 6 June 2017 (UTC)
Curious that only in the US Open that happens. But if you see, in past years in Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon is posted. Kleyw (talk) 15:01, 6 June 2017 (UTC)

June 2017[edit]

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Copying within Wikipedia requires proper attribution[edit]

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August 2017[edit]

Information icon Please do not remove content or templates from pages on Wikipedia, as you did to The Amazing Race Canada 5, without giving a valid reason for the removal in the edit summary. Your content removal does not appear to be constructive and has been reverted. If you only meant to make a test edit, please use the sandbox for that. Thank you. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 20:51, 5 August 2017 (UTC)

Route Map[edit]

Do you have a map for The Amazing Race Canada 5? Now that all the destinations are known :)

Mark RaceFan (talk) 18:48, 8 September 2017 (UTC)

TAR China 4 (urgent)[edit]

Hello, would you like to help out on the updates for the TAR China 4 (as well as the upcoming seasons)? As you can see, there has been little to almost no progress on the race summary itself and there has been a lack of constitency. (I saw the Canada 5 and there were good progress with the summary being prepared out in, comparing China 4) I have also helped out in maintenance on a few articles that I had interest with (like Politics and Singapore-related articles). I noticed that you helped some updates for the TAR 9, and because that I might had made mistakes in their articles (which I'm doing at the time). I'm thinking that asking help from you would be a good option.

I had previously help out changing the race summary templates for TAR Seasons 6, 7, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, 17, 20 and 22; as well as updating the penalty refrences like the ones seen in the latest season (Season 29, with a few exceptions that I left out with). I also had completed some missing recaps for TAR China 2 and the Vietnam 4 (but not Vietnam 5 yet, I've still pending resources and i'm not really proficient at that language). I just require for some check-and-balance on their work and keeping the articles consistent throughout.

Thanks! (203.78.15.149 (talk) 08:31, 21 September 2017 (UTC)) (updated on 203.78.15.149 (talk) 10:11, 25 September 2017 (UTC))

Proposed deletion of Krista White[edit]

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Proposed deletion of Nicole Fox[edit]

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Nomination of Krista White for deletion[edit]

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S35 Merge[edit]

Hi, Can you make the tribe color for the Season 35 merge? The tribe name is Solewa. https://www.cbspressexpress.com/images/photos/thumbnail/2017/10/30/110130_24293b.jpg https://www.cbspressexpress.com/images/photos/thumbnail/2017/10/30/110130_24158b.jpg VietPride10 (talk) 13:11, 2 November 2017 (UTC)

Do not report the future as history[edit]

Hello. Please do not report future events and dates as something that has already happened. Wikipedia is not a crystal ball. On September 11, you cannot write that something happened on September 12. When you update tennis rankings in the infoboxes, never include future, projected rankings there. The infobox can only contain real, official, existing ranking. That is, the ranking you can see on the WTA or the ATP websites. Until they are actually updated on Monday, do not update the infoboxes with future dates, because the new rankings do not exist yet, the old ones still apply. Thanks.—J. M. (talk) 23:57, 10 September 2016 (UTC)

Please read my message above. And stop doing it.—J. M. (talk) 14:20, 11 September 2016 (UTC)

Information icon Please refrain from making unconstructive edits to Wikipedia, as you did at Serena Williams. Your edits appear to be disruptive and have been undone.

Please ensure you are familiar with Wikipedia's policies and guidelines, and please do not continue to make edits that appear disruptive. Continual disruptive editing may result in loss of editing privileges. Again, don't write about things that have not happened yet as if they have already happened. The WTA rankings have not yet changed, Serena Williams is still ranked number 1. When the rankings change we can change the article. Until then leave it alone. Meters (talk) 05:12, 12 September 2016 (UTC)

Meters, it was true. The rankings have actually changed. ApprenticeFan work 07:17, 12 September 2016 (UTC)
It was not true when you made the change. I checked the WTA page and they still listed Williams at number one. You have been warned about these premature edits multiple times. Stop making them. Wait until the sources we cite show the change. Meters (talk) 21:38, 12 September 2016 (UTC)

Information iconSeriously. Stop doing it It is strictly forbidden, wrong, and if you do not stop doing it, you will be reported and possibly blocked from editing..—J. M. (talk) 13:59, 27 January 2017 (UTC)

I believe there is competence issues with this user unfortunately. Sportsfan 1234 (talk) 23:01, 27 January 2017 (UTC)

Information iconOnce again: Stop doing it. Stop updating rankings prematurely when the official WTA rankings have not been updated yet. If you do not stop your disruptive edits, you can be blocked from editing.—J. M. (talk) 15:47, 5 November 2017 (UTC)

J. M. (talk · contribs) I did revert edits of Julia Görges and CoCo Vandeweghe to actual official rankings by edited of "new rankings" as were made by shitty IP editors. Please wait till the official rankings to be released on 11/06/2017. ApprenticeFan work 16:04, 5 November 2017 (UTC)
I was talking about your edit on Ashleigh Barty. Your edits of Julia Görges and CoCo Vandeweghe came after my warning, so I'm not sure what you are trying to tell me with your last sentence. But yes, please keep reverting those ignorant edits, that's the way to go. (You can also leave them a message on their talk page). Thanks.—J. M. (talk) 16:13, 5 November 2017 (UTC)