User talk:Calbeck

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Hi, Calbeck, Welcome to Wikipedia!


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Gamergate sanctions notice[edit]

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-- TRPoD aka The Red Pen of Doom 23:12, 28 January 2015 (UTC)

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Hipocrite (talk) 02:07, 29 January 2015 (UTC)

Have done already, thank you. As noted to Masem already, the material added to the page is from an existing accepted source and therefore provides more information from that same source in order to avoid a POV tenor on the page in question.Calbeck (talk) 02:16, 29 January 2015 (UTC)