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June 2013[edit]

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Slow down a minute[edit]

B575, I'm trying to copyedit your recent addition to the El Paso article. Take a break and let me get caught up, as I've just blown away your last 4 edits, which introduce more mistakes to fix, too. Dicklyon (talk) 19:40, 21 July 2013 (UTC)

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And thanks for talking[edit]

Usually you can reply on the same page where a conversation has started (indent by starting a line with a colon); use your watchlist to see if someone has recently edited a page you care about (like another talk page where you started a conversation). But thanks for reaching out to me on my talk page.

I also mentioned you at Talk:El Paso, Texas#Geography section bloat. Let me know if my conjectures there are wrong. If you are using more than one account, it is a good idea to say so on your user page. See WP:SOCK#NOTIFY.

I'm glad we're both El Paso fans. I grew up there and still have lots of family there.

My WP editing these days is mostly just reacting to style nits, which is why I pick on over-capitalization, punctuation, and such. You can review my edits at El Paso by clicking on the history link at El Paso and then on various "prev" links to see how my edit changed the article from the previous state.

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Mexican American Article Pictures[edit]

Please put Selena Quintanilla's picture back on the Mexican American article. She is a good representation of the Mexican American community. She is an inspiration to many people, and is known by all Latinos. If you want to take a picture off of the article, remove Jessica Alba, Demi Lovato or Selena Gomez's pictures. Thank you — Preceding unsigned comment added by Tejanorules (talkcontribs) 05:53, 5 August 2013 (UTC)

Yes she is! And I think you have a very valid point and agree that she should be left on. Thank you,

I would keep her but unfortunately there are no available pictures that do not infringe copyright laws. B575 (talk) 05:38, 24 October 2013 (UTC)

Anthony Quinn question[edit]

Although Anthony Quinn was born in Mexico, he grew up as a child in El Paso, Texas and later moved to California where he became perhaps the best known Mexican American actor. Just like Salma Hayek and Cain Velasquez, Anthony Quinn was born in Mexico but clearly recognized as Mexican Americans. His came to prominence came from Hollywood and not Mexico like Mexican Giants Pedro Infante and Jorge Negrete, those two are clearly Mexican actors from the same time.


I agree, he has already been added. Thank you. B575 (talk) 05:52, 24 October 2013 (UTC)

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August 2013[edit]

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Population stats[edit]

I reverted your El Paso edits to before the one where you changed the population numbers. Those fail to verify in the cited source. Dicklyon (talk) 18:08, 11 August 2013 (UTC)

I also reverted your edits at El Paso–Juárez to before your breakage of references. Check your work; when you see a big red error message in the reference section, fix it. Dicklyon (talk) 20:26, 11 August 2013 (UTC)

Ok thanks, will do.
You broke the refs again, as you can see by this bot's repair attempt that restored the now-incorrect reference. You can see the problem in your version. Dicklyon (talk) 02:00, 15 August 2013 (UTC)

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Thank you. Flat Out let's discuss it 02:19, 20 August 2013 (UTC)

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Mestizo[edit]

Being "mestizo" is a question of identity and therefore we don't include pictures of living people unless they explicitly identify as such, and we only add them with support from sources. It is not enough that it is "common knowledge" that someone is a mestizo. Diaz is a historical person and therefore doesn't fall under the principle regarding living people. In anycase there probably shouldn't be any pictures at all since "mestizo" does not have a single definition, and therefore does not form an actual community. User:Maunus ·ʍaunus·snunɐw· 22:11, 16 September 2013 (UTC)

Thanks for the explanation.

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November 2013[edit]

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Notice of Edit warring noticeboard discussion[edit]

I honestly don't understand the double standard shown between conservative and liberal commentators.B575 (talk) 04:53, 24 January 2014 (UTC)

Wikipedia is a work of consensus and cooperation. Going from article to article and removing content that you don't agreed with is not constructive. Please discuss your changes at the talk pages of the articles you are editing and seek consensus from other interested editors, or keep doing what you are doing and and up blocked from editing. The choice is yours Flat Out let's discuss it 04:34, 24 January 2014 (UTC)
You're absolutely right and recognize that I need to use the talk page to build a consensus. I just really think there is a serious double standard displayed towards "politically conservative" pundits. I also don't see the relevance of why Glen Beck's income and net worth should be displayed while others like Bill Maher and Michael Moore are not. B575 (talk) 04:53, 24 January 2014 (UTC)
Now that you have asked the question at Glenn Beck, give other editors a chance to respond. If you don't get any answers in 24 hours we will try and achieve consensus between the two of us. In the meantime, wait. Flat Out let's discuss it 05:29, 24 January 2014 (UTC)

Thank you. B575 (talk) 05:38, 24 January 2014 (UTC)

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Thank you. B575 (talk) 05:38, 24 October 2014 (UTC)

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Thank you it's been acknowledged. B575 19:25, 22 November 2015 (UTC)

Unprotect please the page North America, B575.[edit]

Unprotect please this page, because this page have errors, as an example is the information that says North America is a continent, the true information is that the North America is a group of countries and the countries is United States and Canada. - 191.180.247.36 (talk) 16:11, 13 June 2014 (UTC).

I apologize for the delay in response. It has already been corrected. B575 19:25, 22 November 2015 (UTC)

DeVonte Holloman[edit]

Please stop removing him from the Dallas Cowboys' roster template. He was never released, nor was he placed on the reserve/retired list. He can no longer play football, but he never filed for retirement, so he is still under contract with the Cowboys. RevanFan (talk) 19:16, 1 February 2015 (UTC)

Thank you. B575 19:25, 22 November 2015 (UTC)

NFL Roster Templates[edit]

When you make an edit please update the player count on the template. Thanks. RevanFan (talk) 23:35, 28 September 2015 (UTC)

Thank you, I will do so. B575 19:25, 22 November 2015 (UTC)

Mexican American[edit]

I reverted your edit on the Mexican American page. The source is specifically about Mexican American genetics so I am not sure why you removed it. Please take your concerns to the talk page.Patapsco913 (talk) 18:59, 3 November 2015 (UTC) American origins

Thank you for correcting my error. I was trying to move it below my introductory paragraph. I guess I was doing too many things at once. B575 19:25, 3 November 2015 (UTC)

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Thank you. B575 19:25, 22 November 2015 (UTC)

Information Thank you for your edits to Hailee Steinfeld; unfortunately, they had to be reverted. As noted within the article, she is not part-"African-American". —ATinySliver/ATalkPage 🖖 02:59, 24 November 2015 (UTC)

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Thank you. B575 (talk) 06:38, 24 November 2015 (UTC)

Herald Post[edit]

Interesting that the Herald Post is back, as an online. I delivered the Herald Post around 1963–1968, on Harrison, Fillmore, and Pierce Avenues, before switching to the morning Times on Jefferson, Jackson, and McKinley. Several of my brothers were into newspaper delivery, too, before and after me. Dicklyon (talk) 06:22, 30 March 2016 (UTC)

Hey Dicklyon, I remember when it went out of business in the 1990's and was pleasantly surprised that an online version was now available. Eventhough this newer edition is not related to the old newspaper it's still nice to hear the name has been reborn in some form. B575 (talk) 06:53, 30 March 2016 (UTC)

August 2016[edit]

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