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White Croats[edit]

I rewrote the article White Croats with over 120 ref-notes. Previous had templates of Original research and Refimprove, for obvious reasons, but don't understand their return by you for current revision? Is there some issue I didn't notice? As for the infobox, it's just unnecessary as there's no info to put in it, and if was (and don't know which - previously only under language Lechitic, which is obvious OR), don't see how much it would improve the article.--Crovata (talk) 11:21, 5 January 2016 (UTC)


Can you be specific and tell me what is the wrong with my edits? because my first edit i reverted the content which was removed by IP address [1], and the second i fixed the problems of references [2]. I think you made a mistake and you should restore my edits on Al-Nassr FC. Hazel (talk) 15:02, 20 January 2016 (UTC)

Hi, this is Hsiao-Hung Pai. The reason why I removed the picture was because I don't want to use any picture for the Wikipedia entry. Hope that is acceptable. Apologies for the inconvenience caused! Secret red (talk) 07:46, 31 March 2016 (UTC)

you reverted my edit?[edit]

How was that vandalism? Sorry I'm new to editing wikis, but it's a proven fact that cyclobenzaprine is significantly less effective at treating skeletal muscle pain than carisoprodol. I didn't say cyclobenzaprine wasn't safer, I said it was less effective, which is true.— Preceding unsigned comment added by (talkcontribs)

Wrong number - haven't edited Carisoprodol or Cyclobenzaprine, at least in recent times. @Jytdog  reverted your edit because you did not provide a source for that "proven fact". Without such verifiability, anyone could declare "facts" such as Elvis Presley inventing the Nitrogen laser. Dl2000 (talk) 15:21, 23 January 2016 (UTC)

Political party-Bjp Avinendra0055 (talk) 10:00, 1 April 2016 (UTC)

Kota Hazrat Nizamuddin Jan Shatabdi Express[edit]

Hi there,

Could I have your opinion on Leo Frank's edit for Kota Hazrat Nizamuddin Jan Shatabdi Express. My opinion is that it removes a large amount of information that makes the page what it is.

Superfast1111 (talk) 11:44, 23 January 2016 (UTC)

My apologies.[edit]

Dear Dl2000,
I apologize for removing this template, thereby causing you some unnecessary work to re-instate it.
I think it was only in the 'W' list, which is why I removed it, for consistency. Again, I am sorry if I did something wrong.
Please let me know if it should also be inserted in all the other lists, and I'll propagate it across there too. Thank you.
With kind regards;
Patrick. ツ Pdebee.(talk)(guestbook) 21:22, 24 January 2016 (UTC)

Article Inykhnum[edit]

Hi there. I undid your revert on Inykhnum. The changes I did are part of an update project. Our portal is working on meeting a new and more reader friendly standard. As a member of this project I work especially on early dynastic nobles and officials. My changes are always patrolled by my co-authors, thus no vandalisms. Regards;--Nephiliskos (talk) 09:21, 25 January 2016 (UTC)

Content for WMH[edit]


Thank you for your message. I've requested a username change purely because I take your advise it could be misconstrued as COI - which it isn't. This article and any amendments are purely for factual purposes, not promotional. No monies or any other kind of promotion has taken place with the items cited. Perhaps a little too much citing has taken place; however that was purely to ensure that the content remained factual and not "fluffy" or "promotional" in anyway.

Please advise further with any further recommendations. I wish to follow all guidelines.

Many thanks — Preceding unsigned comment added by Wmhagency (talkcontribs) 16:24, 5 February 2016 (UTC)

Disclaimer above CityFALCON article[edit]

Dear, Dl2000!

Above the article on CityFALCON ( there is a window which state, that the article uses unreliable sources, but there are links on such sources as Forbes, Businessinsider etc. What shall I do to make sources more reliable? Thank you in advance! — Preceding unsigned comment added by Gevlare (talkcontribs) 08:46, 8 February 2016 (UTC)

Disclaimer CityFALCON[edit]

DI2000 thank you for the reply and for the link! I have read wiki article on reliable sources. Now I suggest to delete any links that you consider not to be reliable. They are almost duplicate each other so any valuable information won't be lost. Thank you in advance! Preceding unsigned comment added by Gevlare (talkcontribs) 10:47, 9 February 2016 (UTC)


Greetings. I have a couple of queries about your edits to Daulis Prescott: 1. Could you point me to a list on WP where it says that Colombia uses DMY instead of MDY, or other such regional variations (as in what they use in the rest of South America, Africa, etc.); 2. What is a "timewarped ref"? At WP:CITESTYLE and WP:CITEVAR, it clearly states that any style may be used, so why change it to citeweb after I spent all that time overhauling the article? (i.e. [I]t is normal practice to defer to the style used by the first major contributor.) Mac Dreamstate (talk) 23:47, 10 February 2016 (UTC)

That explains it—I thought "timewarped" meant a broken ref or something, rather than a numerical error. Mac Dreamstate (talk) 17:27, 11 February 2016 (UTC)

Policy discussion in progress[edit]

There is a policy discussion in progress at the Manual of Style which affects the capitalization of "Someone like You", a question in which you previously participated. Please participate on that page and not in this talk page section. Thank you. — LlywelynII 02:21, 13 February 2016 (UTC)

Conflict of interest[edit]


Thank you very much for your notification about my edits to the "Stefan Reif" article.

I'm not clear, however, how my submission is a conflict of interest. Yes, I did write a book on this topic, and I did speak with and exchange several emails with Professor Reif for my book. But since then I've had very little interaction with him at all. I was really just trying to complete the record on his work. Is this a conflict of interest?

Thanks in advance for your response,

Rabbimarkglickman (talk) 22:59, 15 February 2016 (UTC)Rabbi Mark Glickman

Promotional Material[edit]


You flagged my edits on Stefan Reif as "Promotional Material." In reality, I was just trying to complete the record on the work of this important scholar - I have had very little contact with him since I wrote my book about the Cairo Genizah. Is it possible for you to reconsider your decision?

Thanks in advance

Rabbimarkglickman (talk)Rabbi Mark Glickman —Preceding undated comment added 23:03, 15 February 2016 (UTC)

Reference errors on 29 February[edit]

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That content falls under db-g5 which I can confirm in my steward's capacities, ciao! --Vituzzu (talk) 22:33, 18 March 2016 (UTC)

Tortilla chip[edit]

Saw your revert and thanks. The article is the subject of a university course and well-meaning efforts by several students ("grumble, grumble, why'd they trash the infobox? sheesh!"). Their instructor posted a rather lengthy outline on the Talk page. The article's on my watchlist, but after one revert, I decided to grit my teeth and wait until the current term passes to go back and clean up the aftermath of the party. Not that I'm against cleaning up as it goes along, but I've decided for the sake of my own sanity to join Mr. Thoreau for the season. Just sayin', is all. Cheers! Geoff | Who, me? 17:21, 28 March 2016 (UTC)

hi about your message : April 2016

Information icon Hello. An edit that you recently made to Court of Arbitration for Sport seemed to be a test and has been removed. If you want more practice editing, please use the sandbox. If you think I made a mistake, or if you have any questions, you can leave me a message on my talk page. Thanks! Dl2000 (talk) 21:55, 4 April 2016 (UTC)


i've a question

i want to translate Court of Arbitration for Sport to Persian(Farsi)

but i can't find how to add new language to a page

— Preceding unsigned comment added by (talkcontribs)

Your recent message[edit]

Hi, thanks for your message. The edits to the article in question were made in line with edits made to the world passport article which were made by concensus. Consequently, these edits were necessary on the WSA article as well, in order to maintain cohesion between articles. As I'm sure this is just a good will mistake on your behalf, I've reverted your reversion. --Île flottante (talk) 17:35, 17 April 2016 (UTC)

Response to your message[edit]

The edit of mine which you reverted was simply trying to restore the page to its original content. It has since 2014 been hijacked by an IP to create a fake biographical article which I have now nominated for deletion at AFD. Ytfc23 (talk) 21:51, 20 April 2016 (UTC)

@Ytfc23: Fair enough, but next time you replace an article with a redirect to a completely unrelated subject, you need some sort of justification in the edit summary. It would also have helped to verify and tag the refs, raise the hoax concerns earlier, maybe with a talk page discussion. Dl2000 (talk) 22:16, 20 April 2016 (UTC)
I realise that, it was a case that I had never seen before of an entirely fictitious page, but yes I should have made it clear in my edit summary the reasons for my edit. Ytfc23 (talk) 22:18, 20 April 2016 (UTC)

Visa requirements for Malaysian citizens[edit]

Hi. Do you know what means inuse-section? Why did you amend the article with this warning? --Norvikk (talk) 20:04, 8 May 2016 (UTC)

I didn't put in the inuse-section, but ideally it means it shouldn't be left unedited for about six hours. Dl2000 (talk) 20:15, 8 May 2016 (UTC)

Nikki Laoye[edit]

I reverted your removal of copyvio content. is dated February 20, 2015 is the state of the article 2015-01-12T03:47:17. The copy was already present in the Wikipedia article before the article was written. Walter Görlitz (talk) 05:47, 11 May 2016 (UTC)

Murat Han[edit]

The creator of Murat Han did keep on removing the BLP unsourced tag-you might want to give him another warning for that! Wgolf (talk) 23:14, 20 May 2016 (UTC)

@Wgolf: Based on this edit, the tag removal coincided with an attempt to add a ref, although that ref link didn't work properly (i.e. did not go to a page relating to Murat Han or the Bliss film). Given the attempt at referencing, a tag removal warning didn't seem accurate at this point. However, will msg the creator with an unref BLP welcome message for now. Dl2000 (talk) 23:28, 20 May 2016 (UTC)

Malcolm T Elliott[edit]

Up untill the 18th May Malcolm T Elliott's page was CORRECT - written by me his sister, he approved all entries, he can be contacted at

But if any clown can edit the page it is best removed entirey. Thank you Wendy Elliott — Preceding unsigned comment added by Bendigo10 (talkcontribs) 21:40, 23 May 2016 (UTC)

Malcolm T Elliott Australia[edit]

G'Day Dl2000

Hi my sister shares a house with me and has been responsible for establishing and maintaining the Wikipedia site about myself, she operates with my TOTAL permission. Everything written IS TRUE, I know I lived it all, anyway as she suggested anything you want clarified written prior to May 18th either call me 61-2 6624 8828 or e-mail at But as she suggested if it can't be controlled WIPE ME completely NOT JUST the text and forget I ever existed/ TRhak you kindly

I wish you well Bendigo10 (talk) 06:34, 24 May 2016 (UTC) Malcolm T (Allan) Elliott

2016 Wikimedia Foundation Executive Director Search Community Survey[edit]

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Thank you, The Wikimedia Foundation Executive Director Search Steering Committee via MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 21:49, 1 June 2016 (UTC)

Enrique Alfaro[edit]

Hello, I did say why I changed the article: "Redirecting to more relevant Enrique Alfaro Ramírez current municipal president of Guadalajara" I also added another page with the overwritten article content's here Enrique Alfaro Rojas and added a disambiguation template on the Enrique Alfaro. Enrique Alfaro Ramírez is much more relevant than Enrique Alfaro Rojas, you can see it here:

Thanks for checking that everything was alright, but please reverse the change. I think it's justified and according to Wikipedia Policies. --Shishanyu (talk) 03:13, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

Reverted your changes, it makes the articles more inaccurate. Also why are you deleting the references? They are valid. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Shishanyu (talkcontribs) 03:29, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

Again, I made separate articles for each person, Enrique Alfaro Ramírez and Enrique Alfaro Rojas the one you are saying should be on Enrique Alfaro. Like I said and proved with just queries in google, Enrique Alfaro Ramírez is more relevant by a wide margin than Rojas. Please stop unfixing this. --Shishanyu (talk) 21:14, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

I'll be moving the page contents to the Rojas article to preserve the history, if that's your concern. But please understand that Ramirez is the most relevant of the two so the redirection should go to Ramirez. --Shishanyu (talk) 21:27, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

Willy Fick[edit]

Hello Dl2000. I almost made the same mistake (changing the format to DMY because of the template) until I checked the article's edit history, which shows use of MDY format from the start. Here's the edit in which the {{Use dmy dates}} template was added: [3] Note that at this point the article was a tiny stub and there weren't any dates in it at all; therefore the template was improper, as the MOS does not mandate any one style for articles that have no "strong ties to a particular English-speaking country" (quoting MOS:DATETIES). The editor who has helpfully expanded this article can use their preferred format—the article does need more refs though. Ewulp (talk) 06:12, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

2016–17 Azerbaijan Premier League[edit]

Hi Dl2000, please explain how my edit to 2016–17 Azerbaijan Premier League was disruptive? At the moment the page has been created as a pure copy of the 2015–16 Azerbaijan Premier League article, notice the results section etc. My edit removed all of this inaccurate information regarding the 2016-17 season, and also included references as to the reduction of teams from 10 to 8. --Dave logic (talk) 06:51, 15 June 2016 (UTC)

Hi ,

I am the official Media representative of Indian Actress Adhah Sharma . The changes that i made to the Page are insisted by her . You can Please check the change again what every links that i added are or her official Verified Pages and also the profile Pic which was there till now is very old n not a Good Picture insisted of that picture i added her recent picture .

Adah Sharma Official Verified Pages Links Please use this Links  :

Facebook :

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You can also check Her Instagram link in her official Link which i provided above . — Preceding unsigned comment added by Manoj4334 (talkcontribs) 04:54, 17 June 2016 (UTC)

Some updates for:

Established in 1987, the Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) is the Asia-Pacific’s largest event for documentary, factual and unscripted screen content. [1]

The Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC) was first established in 1987 and began life as a biennial conference. Since then it has moved around different regions of Australia, mostly being held in capital cities. Over the years it has grown from being a small conference with a few international guests, to being a major international annual event. The annual event acts as a conference and marketplace that aims to support both the creative and commercial needs of the industry.

Year Location Theme Director
1987 McLaren Vale Inaugural Conference Daniela Torsh
1991 Canberra Ideas for Australia Marguerite Grey
1993 Sydney Reflecting the Future Daniela Torsh
1995 Melbourne (no theme) Deb Verhoeven
1997 Brisbane New Frontiers Melanie Guiney
1999 Adelaide Creativity & the Freedom to Express It Michael Elwood
2001 Perth (no theme) Richard Sowada
2003 Bryon Bay Outside the Frame Catherine Marciniak
2004 Fremantle Journey to where sand & sea meet John Beaton
2005 Adelaide Common Ground New Horizons Heather Croall
2006 Melbourne Survival of the Fittest Heather Croall
2007 Adelaide Documentary: what is it good for? Joost den Hartog
2008 Fremantle Follow the Story… Joost den Hartog
2009 Adelaide Who's Watching Joost den Hartog
2010 Adelaide It's a small world after all Joost den Hartog
2011 Adelaide Network, Deal, Inspire Joost den Hartog
2012 Adelaide Network, Deal, Inspire Joost den Hartog
2013 Adelaide DocWeek Joost den Hartog [2]
2014 Adelaide DocWeek Joost den Hartog [3]
2015 Adelaide Net-Work-Play Joost den Hartog [4]
2016 Melbourne True Stories Britt Arthur [5]

The 2017 conference will take place in ACMI and Federation Square’s Deakin Edge Auditorium from 5 – 8 March, 2017. [6]

The $5,000 Stanley Hawes Award was established in 1997 to honour Stanley Hawes as first Producer-in-Chief of the Australian National Film Board and Commonwealth Film Unit. The award recognises the significant support he gave independent filmmakers in the documentary sector and is thus awarded to a person or organisation that makes an outstanding contribution to the documentary sector in Australia.[2] The award is announced annually at the Australian International Documentary Conference. [7]

I am hoping you can help me update information about the Australian International Documentary Conference. The page hasn't been updated for a long time and a lot of facts are missing. Some of the links are also broken. I understand that it presents as a Conflict of Interest if I update the page, so I'm hoping you can review my proposed changes to see that they represent facts only: Brittarthur (talk) 05:23, 22 June 2016 (UTC) Britt Arthur


Odessa Filmworks[edit]

Hi, you wrote the article about Odessa Filmworks in 2008, the last film seems to be from 2009 and their website is offline. Could you check if they still exist? I added a similar comment to the article's talkpage. Thanks, DGtal (talk) 10:40, 23 June 2016 (UTC)

PageLock Request[edit]

Hi There, I want to Protect my article SBLJ. So Please help me by locking this article. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Dangerous Khiladi 5 (talkcontribs) 02:07, 3 July 2016 (UTC)

Symbols of Indian states and territories[edit]

The edit u reverted is not good. The page i created is both short and more better pls advice how do i better that page --Varun  04:33, 3 July 2016 (UTC)

@VarunFEB2003: Actually, your recent edit to that page had some serious problems. First, you wiped out 84 citations and replaced these with citations of other Wikipedia articles, something that generally should never be done, as explained in WP:CIRCULAR. The one citation which wasn't to a Wikipedia article didn't seem to be there before, and the source ( is a user-supplied blog-type repository that does not seem sufficiently reliable (see WP:RS). Also, some of the table layouts were mangled, with some tables overlapping each other which caused a visual problem. There is generally nothing wrong with making an article more concise and improving the layout, but it is generally not a good idea to eliminate relevant verifiable content without good reason. You should probably test major table and layout changes outside the article e.g. in a "sandbox" or user space page. Better yet, you should probably discuss through your intended changes at Talk:Symbols of Indian states and territories before making further attempts. Dl2000 (talk) 17:37, 3 July 2016 (UTC)
ok ill changfe the layout it viewed perfect on my PC so i didnt give it a thought ill add referances and do all the formatting then after getting reviwed ill rewrite it Thanks--Varun  04:50, 4 July 2016 (UTC)

BMW R100[edit]

Hi! Thank you for assisting with the BMW R100 article. The article was altered from the BMW R100S article... the BMW R100S is but a small subset of the BMW R100 series of motorcycles (several references note the BMW R100RS and BMWR100RT were produced in much higher numbers and were groundbreaking vehicles, while the BMW R100S was derivative of the BMW R90S), which did not have its own article, and was subsequently rewritten.

I'll alter the template to fit the BMW R100 generically, vice the BMW R100S specifically. If you have other specific concerns please let me know. Macboots (talk) 05:59, 12 July 2016 (UTC)

Subhan Sahib[edit]

Hi, just wanted to give you a heads up that I reverted your changes to the Subhan Sahib page. Just for some history, as it has caused a bit of confusion. The creator of the page had used the Asaf Ali page as a 'template' and then started to modify it. I was one of those who inadvertently and innocently reverted his modifications (with a failure to cite a RS reason), which 'restored' the template close to it's original state. I also tagged it with a CSD, which the administrator Iridescent then knocked back. He also restored the content that I had inadvertently reverted. You then came in and reverted the page back to it's Asaf Ali 'template', thinking that it was vandalism, when it was just a couple of humbled editors trying to make good faith and constructive edits. Quite an understandable mistake. I hope that has somewhat helped. Cheers. David.moreno72 (talk) 04:03, 13 July 2016 (UTC)


I know you do magnificent work in dealing with engvar and dmy, any thoughts on my reaction in my recents re engvarb? JarrahTree 00:15, 1 August 2016 (UTC)

@JarrahTree: not sure which "recents" you are referring to, but EngvarB is sometimes useful when there is mixed nationality of a subject, or the national ties are not yet clear e.g. notability in both Australia and UK, or ties to multiple Commonwealth nations. Dl2000 (talk) 00:52, 1 August 2016 (UTC)
yes indeed you could be confused - when I see what I am trying to do on a monday morning, sigh. OK thanks, the issues are a bit more complicated than that, but for the moment I will leave it at that, sorry to have bothered, and thanks for the feedback JarrahTree 00:56, 1 August 2016 (UTC)


The lead singers name in Tobruk was Terry "Smurf" Sullivan. After Tobruk disbanded he joined a hard rock band called Delth Knell (not death). Shortly after he joined, the band changed the name to Tearaway. They also changed the musical style from Hard Rock to Heavy Metal and gigged around the London music scene for about 2 years with little success. The band disbanded in 1986. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Rabitim (talkcontribs)

Nina Staehli[edit]

Thank you for support of Wikipedia. You marked the article of Nina Staehli with 3 issues The Wiki expert from Germany had a look at it and felt it was ok.

Issue “resume”: Dr. Heinz Stahlhut, Head of the art collection, Museum of Art Lucerne has written a in depth text for each category to solve the issue “resume”. What else could be done to solve the matter?

Issue “sources”: The German wiki expert checked every link and sources and they all work and are reliable. E.g. all short movies on IMDB; and they check every single movie individually Or the Swiss Institute of Art Research, their criteria to enter the database are very strict and on a high professional level What else could be done to solve the matter?

Issue “notability”: In the field of art this is always difficult to decide. Nina Staehli is working for over 30 years in the art field and is shown in museums, art galleries, TV and others. Since she often works abroad, a Wikipedia article in English makes a lot of sense.

Thank you very much for a feedback. Mimizane (talk) 17:06, 11 August 2016 (UTC)

Nomination for deletion of Template:Amicus[edit]

Ambox warning blue.svgTemplate:Amicus has been nominated for deletion. You are invited to comment on the discussion at the template's entry on the Templates for discussion page. Andy Mabbett (Pigsonthewing); Talk to Andy; Andy's edits 20:20, 16 August 2016 (UTC)



Can you please check my updated page of Murcyleen Peerzada i have updated IMDB link and also check or Orphan tag issue. I have integrated it for inbound link to.

Ajitwebinfinity (talk) 06:11, 24 August 2016 (UTC)



Arjuna P. de Silva[edit]

On the above page, by mistake the name was redirected by me as Arjuna P de Silva. Please recitfy the correct name as Arjuna P. de Silva I tried several times to rectify it but regard to a technical problem it cannot be done. Please be good enough to get it rectified by a administrator.

  • The format of the article has been revised to conform to Wikipedia standards & appropriate links have been added. All outstanding issues had been resolved.

Appreciate your valuable assistance on this regard.

Thanking you, Kind regards,

අනුරාධ (talk) 22:17, 25 August 2016 (UTC)

@අනුරාධ: Move request is in progress to sort out the article naming. See article's talk page. Dl2000 (talk) 00:15, 26 August 2016 (UTC)

Arjuna P de Silva → Arjuna de Silva[edit]

To: Dear Dan arndt & Dear Dl2000

Hi, I agree with your point & move the above page as Arjuna de Silva at your earliest, please. After it's done kindly remove the tag too.

Thank you for your valuable attention on this regard.

Kind regards,


අනුරාධ (talk) 15:08, 27 August 2016 (UTC)

always such a relief[edit]

to see engvar au being put in, keep up the good work (I often wonder how many engvar B there are to change?) JarrahTree 01:50, 29 August 2016 (UTC)

@JarrahTree: Nearly impossible to count, but always more to do. Thanks and happy editing. Dl2000 (talk) 02:06, 29 August 2016 (UTC)
Same to you, if others only understood how much tidying up there is always to do :( JarrahTree 02:08, 29 August 2016 (UTC)

Peter Perrett[edit]

Hi there, I'm mentioned in your wiki page for Peter Perret's band The One as Richard Vernon. I was hoping you could link this to my main wiki page which was created recently? I'm not really sure if this is the way of doing things here but had to start somewhere! Best wishes, Rich Richllyw (talk) 17:26, 29 August 2016 (UTC)

Ni ka(ni_ka)'s page[edit]

Hello, DI000

Thanks for suggesting lack of Ni ka's page infomation. I rewrited some fact of ni_ka. If you think these fact is not suitable for the wikipedia policy or need more detail, please tell me.


hakaishi はかいし (talk) 00:29, 2 September 2016 (UTC)

September 2016[edit]

Information icon Please do not remove content or templates from pages on Wikipedia, as you did to List of Dad's Army episodes, without giving a valid reason for the removal in the edit summary. Your content removal does not appear constructive and has been reverted. If you only meant to make a test edit, please use the sandbox for that. Thank you. --Cheetah (talk) 04:37, 7 September 2016 (UTC)

Inderscience Publishers[edit]

Dear friend. I added missing references to this article. Please read my edits first before reverting them. (Simiprof (talk)) —Preceding undated comment added 01:15, 12 September 2016 (UTC)

You lack patience. I added references to [1] and [2]

What is wrong with these two?

In addition I used information from [3]

(Simiprof (talk))

@Simiprof: You didn't actually add any references to the article itself, especially the and references you mention here. You simply removed maintenance templates without resolving the referencing issues or otherwise giving valid justification. You also made changes without adding new references. Also note is WP:PRIMARY source, and shouldn't be relied upon too much when secondary sources should be included. Dl2000 (talk) 01:43, 12 September 2016 (UTC)

I was in the middle of an edit when you reverted everything back to the Feb. 2016 status. You should have waited for me to finish. Just look at the times. I maintain that you are impatient, and there is nothing Wikipedia can do about it. (Simiprof (talk)) —Preceding undated comment added 02:58, 12 September 2016 (UTC)

Can you please review the current form of Inderscience Publishers and see if the issues have been resolved? Thanks! (Simiprof (talk) 02:00, 23 September 2016 (UTC))

Yes check.svg Done But the article still needs more than the current two non-primary refs, so the refimprove tag is still warranted. Dl2000 (talk) 02:07, 23 September 2016 (UTC)

Merger discussion for Sega 3D Classics Collection[edit]


An article that you have been involved in editing—Sega 3D Classics Collection—has been proposed for merging with another article. If you are interested, please participate in the merger discussion. Thank you. Jotamide (talk) 16:36, 16 September 2016 (UTC)

User talk: Ammonia article: change of reference[edit]

In December 2015, in an article on the band Ammonia, you changed a reference to Potato Stars, a long-running musical act that originated in Perth, Western Australia and which has featured a veritable multiplex full of members over the past 21 years, counting up to 90 as on this morning. A number which may well have increased by this afternoon.

In the notification report of that imposed editorial decision you refer to a laudable Wikipedia policy direction which recommends all articles should strive to present a neutral point of view, then you went on to suggest that my "recent edit to Ammonia (band) seemed less than neutral to me". I must presume your editorial justification is in specific reference to a line in the previous draft of the article which prefaced the band name Potato Stars with the word 'supergroup'. The appellative noun 'supergroup' is a well known and widely recognised designatory term used to describe a musical act made up of members of various other famous bands.[1]

I wish to contest that editorial action and contended, to the cpntrary, that Potato Stars does most certainly conform to even the most narrow interpretation of the word supergroup. Previous Potato Stars members, known collectively as Spuds, have been drawn from such luminary Australian rock acts as Hoodoo Gurus, The Scientists, Ammonia, The Stems, Hedonists, The Rosemary Beads, Beaverloop and frankly too many more to name, while the current bag of Spuds includes Tony Pola, former drummer with Kim Salmon & The Surrealists and who, for the last 25 years, has manned the drum seat for Beasts of Bourbon, two of Australia's most influential Australian bands ever. Other current Spuds include members of cherished national and local West Australian bands such as Beautiful Losers, Jayco Brothers, Misfits and In Orbit.

None of the above may make any mnemonic impression upon those unfamiliar with Australian popular music of the past forty years. Therefore, in keeping with accepted journal publishing practice, and to further seal watertight in your mind the commonly held view that Potato Stars is indeed a supergroup, at least one verifiable third-party referral to Potato Stars as a supergroup can be found in recent annals of X-Press Magazine, Western Australia's pre-eminent street press. An interview published in 2014 under the impeccable byline of that magazine's Editor-in-Chief, Bob Gordon, is sub-headed "Perth supergroup Potato Stars are back to launch their Feedback Stoner Concerto EP at Ya Ya’s this Thursday, June 26, with support from D’ix and Like Junk. BOB GORDON checks in with frontman, Brian Dunne."[2]

QED, buddy, Potato Stars are a supergroup because rock magazines, newspapers and radio stations say we are, so everyone simply assumes it is true. Not you though, DI2000, no. And while it is a fact that within the band ranks we only ever refer to ourselves as a stuporgroup, it's kinda nice to be called super. Now, I suppose I could change it back myself easily enough but it really would give me a superwarm superfuzzy superfeeling if you'd do it on our superbehalf.

Superthanx, Prozac Boy aka plastic b aka Falcon Randwick or even Brian if you insist...

[1] Definition of supergroup

a rock group made up of prominent former members of other rock groups; also : an extremely successful rock group

[2] — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talkcontribs)

Methinks the WP:COIs doth protest too much. There is still no superarticle on Potato Stars. There are especially no superreferences to support Hensworth's role in that band during 2001, and in fact superunreferenced material can be superdeleted according to Wikipedia superpolicy. At least the PSs are being called a band while that statement is awaiting citations. Dl2000 (talk) 19:24, 25 September 2016 (UTC)