User talk:Doc Strange
- 1 A welcome from Sango123
- 2 Welcome to the Wikipedia 1.0 Review Team
- 3 Ambiguous link
- 4 Brianstorm
- 5 La secchia rapita
- 6 Wikipedia:Editing of Wikipedia by the media
- 7 Regarding Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Master Shake
- 8 AfD nomination of Moros Eros
- 9 AfD nomination of Advanced Theory
- 10 List of hits around the world
- 11 Thomas Tyra
- 12 Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Western School of Health and Business Careers - Monroeville
- 13 Michelle Leonard
- 14 Articles for deletion/List of claims made by Zeitgeist, the Movie
- 15 Your VandalProof Application
- 16 Patrick Alexander (poet)
- 17 Re AFD comment
- 18 Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Rhode Island Mall
- 19 The Strokes discography
- 20 Sexuality and Space
- 21 Wiener sausage
- 22 gayelle
- 23 May you be shielded by the Crimson Bands of Cyttorak!
- 24 Greetings, Doctor.
- 25 Nyehhh... What's up, Doc?
- 26 Always Right Behind You
- 27 EVR
- 28 Charts
- 29 Regarding your edit summary question
- 30 Chill (rapper) Deletion Request
- 31 Money
- 32 Wikipedia:WikiProject Discographies/Collaboration
- 33 Sherman, Texas bus accident
- 34 D&D articles for Wikipedia 0.7
- 35 As you are the contributor with the most non-vandal edits
- 36 Stop!
- 37 Washington Mall
- 38 One-hit wonders lists
- 39 Providence Meetup
- 40 Black president
- 41 Top 40 hits book
- 42 Phoenix14news
- 43 Request for comment
- 44 Rhode Island cities
- 45 Amazing Baby
- 46 WikiBirthday
- 47 Daniel Glass
- 48 Signing your comments
- 49 "Jacuzzi drowner" removed
- 50 Freak scene
- 51 RfD of Assassin's Creed III
- 52 Arrow without a head
- 53 Sit Down, Shut Up
- 54 I'm Not a Fan, But the Kids Like It!
- 55 Warning?
- 56 MGMT
- 57 Ronnie James Dio - Deaths 2010
- 58 Thanks
- 59 Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Music Land
- 60 Reviewer Right Granted
- 61 Correct Use of Tables
- 62 Invitation to join WikiProject United States
- 63 Outnumbered on BBC America
- 64 2011 England riots
- 65 Klaxons
- 66 December 2011 Newsletter for WikiProject United States
- 67 January 2012 Newsletter for WikiProject United States and supported projects
- 68 You're invited! New England Wikimedia General Meeting
- 69 You're invited: Ada Lovelace, STEM women edit-a-thon at Harvard
- 70 Wikipedia Loves Libraries Seattle
- 71 Disambiguation link notification for December 24
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- 75 2nd Annual Wikimedia New England General Meeting
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- 80 Nomination of List of Channel Awesome shows for deletion
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- 83 New England Wikipedia Day @ MIT: Saturday Jan 18
- 84 You're invited: Women's History Edit-a-thons in Massachusetts this March
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Welcome to the Wikipedia 1.0 Review Team
Hi Doc, Thanks for signing up for the review team. We just released our test CD, which received a surprising amount of press coverage - this indicates that there is a lot of interest in what we're doing. (It's also why it took us a while to contact you) Please help to make the next release even better! Let me know what you're interested in, or if you want some guidance. If you prefer, just take a look at the FAQ page and get started.
I also see that you're interested in things to improve Wikipedia's reputation. Would you care to elaborate on my talk page? Thanks! Walkerma 03:00, 1 May 2007 (UTC)
Your recent edit to List of 2000s one-hit wonders in the United States included one or more links to the page Blur, which is a disambiguation page. This type of page is intended to direct users to more specific topics. Ordinarily we try to avoid creating links to disambiguation pages, since it is preferable to link directly to the specific topic relevant to the context. You can help Wikipedia by revising the links you added to List of 2000s one-hit wonders in the United States to refer directly to the most relevant topic. (This message was generated by an automatic process; if you believe it to be in error, please accept our apologies and report the error to help us improve this feature.) Thank you for contributing to Wikipedia. Russ (talk) 13:01, 18 May 2007 (UTC)
- Yeah. I know. My bad. Doc Strange 13:02, 18 May 2007 (UTC)
I noticed that you added two chart positions to this page, stating that "Brianstorm" reached #56 on the Modern Rock Tracks chart and #114 on the Hot 100. I believe that the Modern Rock Tracks chart only contains 40 positions and that the Hot 100 only contains 100 positions (unless you count "bubbling under"). Could you explain what the positions that you added mean or indicate the source of the information? Thanks,
Acegikmo1 18:13, 24 May 2007 (UTC)
- The #56 is from Mediabase, and i AM counting Bubbling Under, read the footnote, plz! Doc Strange 12:24, 25 May 2007 (UTC)
- Acegikmo1 21:56, 29 May 2007 (UTC)
- Yeah. It's my footnote. Go ahead. Doc Strange 12:24, 30 May 2007 (UTC)
Thank you for your recent contributions to la secchia rapita. Your changes, however, consisted of inserting a section of text that had been specifically excluded from the article due to lack of sourcing. Do you have a reliable source you can cite that this conflict actually happened, or even better, that the details mentioned in the paragraph you added are accurate? Thanks!  Jouster (whisper) 14:33, 11 June 2007 (UTC)
I saw your edit on that article and just wanted to say thanks :-) Keep up the good work! - Ta bu shi da yu 07:49, 12 September 2007 (UTC)
Regarding Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Master Shake
Those two will also be put up for deletion once that one is over. They weren't put together to avoid votes that had little to do with the topic at hand. If you feel that it should be kept, can you please revise your vote to speak about the article's own merits? TTN (talk) 13:24, 23 November 2007 (UTC)
- I can't realistically see the Master Shake one ending in anything worse than a "No Consensus," so it would be unnecessary to nominate Frylock or Meatwad. Best, --Le Grand Roi des CitrouillesTally-ho! 19:31, 23 November 2007 (UTC)
AfD nomination of Moros Eros
I have nominated Moros Eros, an article you created, for deletion. Contributions to Wikipedia are appreciated. However, I do not feel that Moros Eros satisfies Wikipedia's criteria for inclusion and I have explain why in the nomination space (see also "What Wikipedia is not" and the Wikipedia deletion policy). Your opinions on the matter are welcome; please participate in the open discussion by adding your comments at Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Moros Eros and please be sure to sign your comments with four tildes (~~~~). You are free to edit the content of Moros Eros during the discussion but should not remove the articles for deletion template from the top of the article; such removal will not end the deletion discussion. Thank you. Guy (Help!) 18:56, 6 December 2007 (UTC)
AfD nomination of Advanced Theory
An article that you have been involved in editing, Advanced Theory, has been listed for deletion. If you are interested in the deletion discussion, please participate by adding your comments at Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Advanced Theory. Thank you. TheRingess (talk) 02:52, 23 December 2007 (UTC)
List of hits around the world
Regarding your comment that you made at AfD, about the vandalism to that section, feel free to repair this problem, repeatedly, if necessary. Bring it up at the article's talk page, for reinforcement of the message. For additional help, A good place to ask might be Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Music. Hopefully, more people will join you. -Freekee (talk) 19:54, 31 December 2007 (UTC)
Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Western School of Health and Business Careers - Monroeville
Hi, I wonder if you would take another look at Western School of Health and Business Careers, please? I have rewritten it so it is now an article on the whole college, not just one campus, cleaned out the promotional content and added sources. TerriersFan (talk) 20:43, 25 January 2008 (UTC)
Hi. You recently argued for the deletion of Michelle Leonard on the grounds that it is largely WP:BOLLOCKS. Since then, the page has been considerably re-written. Nearly everything in the original article checked out—there was little that was bollocks at all! So I thought you might want to re-consider your position in the deletion discussion. Bondegezou (talk) 18:27, 28 January 2008 (UTC)
Articles for deletion/List of claims made by Zeitgeist, the Movie
- I just created this page a week ago Friday (Jan 25) and so far I have been the only editor of this page, but I would like to avoid having it deleted in the hope that other editors will collaborate on it with me.
- I want to let you know that many things have changed regarding this article since you voted to have it deleted.
- I have fully read and responded to every Wikipedia guideline that I have been referred to,
- I have modified my plans for the article and changed the way I view the subject in order to fit within those guidelines,
- I have explained my position and my goals in detail on the AfD for the page,
- and I have completely blanked the talk page of the article since most of the concerns about guidelines involved the talk page and not the actual article.
- I am sure you will find that I have made a great effort to contribute to the usefulness and quality of Wikipedia, and that my actions are motivated by a desire to improve Wikipedia and to keep Wikipedia neutral.
- I believe that the only guidelines my article can still be accused of violating are those concerning "notability" and "lists of random facts" and being that this is such a young article, I urge you to revisit the article, the AfD for the article, as well as the article's talk page, and make sure that you still feel that the article needs to be deleted right now.
- Thank-you for your time, and I appreciate your efforts in keeping Wikipedia clutter-free!
Your VandalProof Application
Thank you for your interest in VandalProof, Doc Strange. As you may know, VP is a very powerful program, and in fact the just released 1.3 version has even more power. Because of this we must uphold strict protocols before approving a new applicant. Regretfully, I have chosen to decline your application at this time. Please note it is nothing personal by any means, and we certainly welcome you to apply again soon. Thank again for your interest in VandalProof. βcommand 17:23, 9 February 2008 (UTC)
Patrick Alexander (poet)
- Noooo. Hangons are ONLY for when contesting a speedy deletion of a page I created myself.
- The article does not meet the criteria for speedy deletion (because it has references that prove notabilty), and I intend to fix it further. Therefore I was allowed to remove the speedy deletion notice.
- I win. 22.214.171.124 (talk) 14:00, 17 February 2008 (UTC)
Re AFD comment
Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Rhode Island Mall
Regarding this AfD, I'm just dropping you a note to let you know that I have rewritten the article on Rhode Island Mall and have addressed notability concerns. I ask that you please reconsider your !vote in the discussion. Thank you. Ten Pound Hammer and his otters • (Broken clamshells•Otter chirps) 20:56, 14 March 2008 (UTC)
- Actually, Billboard agrees with me: Here  and . This shows that "Juicebox" by The Strokes hit #98 on the Billboard Hot 100. You see, "Juicebox" hit #65 on the Billboard Pop 100, which is a different chart from the Billboard Hot 100. When people talk about the "US Charts", they're talking about the Hot 100, not the Pop 100. In fact Billboard's own Artist chart page shows no entry on the Hot 100 for Juicebox, despite All Music Guide's insistence that it does Doc StrangeMailbox Orbitting Black HoleStrange Frequencies 07:53, 16 March 2008 (UTC)
Sexuality and Space
Hey Doc, I've made a large revision to the Sexuality and Space article. It's very much not the article it was when it hit AfD and I'd like you to take a look at it and see if you feel differently about it now.--Torchwood Who? (talk) 02:26, 22 March 2008 (UTC)
You may wish to reconsider your opinion expressed at Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Wiener sausage. Consider:
- Jean-François Le Gall, "Fluctuation Results for the Wiener Sausage", Annals of Probability, 1988, volume 16, number 3, pages 991–1018
- M. van den Berg, E. Bolthausen, F. den Hollander, "Moderate deviations for the volume of the Wiener sausage", Annals of Mathematics, 2001, volume 153, pages 355–406
- E. Bolthausen, "On the Volume of the Wiener Sausage", Annals of Probability, 1990, volume 18, number 4, pages 1576–1582
- Uwe Schmock , "Convergence of the normalized one-dimensional wiener sausage path measures to a mixture of brownian taboo processes", Stochastics An International Journal of Probability and Stochastic Processes, Volume 29, Issue 2 February 1990 , pages 171–183
- T. Eisele1 and R. Lang, "Asymptotics for the wiener sausage with drift", Probability Theory and Related Fields, Volume 74, Number 1 / March, 1987, pages 125–140
- Yuji Hamana, Harry Kesten, " A large-deviation result for the range of random walk and for the Wiener sausage", Probability Theory and Related Fields, Volume 120, Number 2 / June, 2001, Pages 183–208
- A. S. Sznitman, "Some bounds and limiting results for the measure of Wiener sausage of small radius associated with elliptic diffusions", Stochastic processes and their applications, 1987, volume 25, number 1, pages 1–25
- Isaac Chavel, Edgar A. Feldman, "The Lenz shift and wiener sausage in riemannian manifolds", Compositio Mathematica, volume 60, number 1, (1986), pages 65–84
- M. D. Donsker and S. R. S. Varadhan, "Asymptotics for the Wiener sausage", Communications in Pure and Applied Mathematics, volume 28 (1975), pages 525–565
Gayelle (lesbian), I have added many new RS to the article and therefore I would like you to reconsider your vote that was based on a previous version that did not take your WP:NEO or WP:N and WP:RS and WP:V concerns into account.NewAtThis (talk) 04:01, 31 March 2008 (UTC)
- Nope, this is still a WP:NEO and you have still not produced the alleged CBS News article to prove that source's existence. Doc StrangeMailboxLogbook 13:15, 31 March 2008 (UTC)
- This user turned out to be a sockpuppet and the page was speedy deleted after a discussion here. By the end of the discussion, the WP:NEO, WP:N, WP:RS and WP:V violations were not fixed. Doc StrangeMailboxLogbook 14:43, 3 April 2008 (UTC)
I appreciate your courtesy in the Flobots discussion, as some people were getting pretty nasty out there. --Orange Mike | Talk 23:33, 17 April 2008 (UTC) who didn't even have to look up the spelling of Cyttorak
Glad to see another Marvel comics-related Username. I'm an infrequent reader of the Doc, myself. I didn't see this userbox on your Userpage:
Nyehhh... What's up, Doc?
(Insert carrot munching here.) Seeing as you're a fan of The Doc, maybe you could help a tad with Cloak of Levitation, an article I recently rewrote. I pieced the Cloak's history together from memory, and with what I had from the references. Don't know how accurate it is. Thanks, Wakanda's Black Panther!♠/♦ 02:55, 24 May 2008 (UTC)
Since you voted in Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Hot100Brasil, can you give your opinion about Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/United World Chart? Tosqueira (talk) 21:41, 8 June 2008 (UTC)
Regarding your edit summary question
Chill (rapper) Deletion Request
Hey Doc, I've read and see your concerns and would like some guidance about how to clear up any claims and provide proof. Would not uploading album artworks (proving both the label (Sony/Epic) and sponsorship (Pepsi) be a copyright infringment? I was not sure on how this could be done. The same with the Comic Book issue. It would stand to reason that a picture/scan of the cover would be proof. But again would that be an infringment? Please provide guidance, as I am very new to article submission. Thank You. Dd studios (talk) 01:06, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
>>>My question was simply if you had any connection to the musician at all aside from being a fan. I need reliable sources to prove that this rapper is really signed to Epic or has a deal with Pepsi. We cannot got on your word alone. Examples of reliable sources (for music-related articles at least) would include Rolling Stone, SPIN, NME, Pitchfork Media or similar sources. Please read WP:RS and WP:MUSIC. Doc StrangeMailboxLogbook 01:13, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
Okay Doc. Thank you for your response. My connection to this artist is professional. I am one of the American producers on her new album. The problem it seems with sources (especially the ones you had mentioned) is these are all American or US based Magazines/Media. The press and coverage for Chill were Pilipino counterparts of those companies and publications, IE (Sony/Epic Asia, FHM (Philippines), Pepsi and all the others. Sadly the Pilipino branches of those companies were/are not as well represented on the Web as the American counterparts. Thus, linking is difficult. Should every "claim" or source that can not be linked be deleted?Dd studios (talk) 00:34, 15 July 2008 (UTC)
- You have a good eye, i'm gonna give you that. I'll do that.
Oh and i'd like to invite you to the Rock music WikiProject. Of before i forget, if you find anymore problems in the discography just say so cause i'm thinking of nominating the list when the missing directors and sources for them. :) --Be Black Hole Sun (talk) 14:22, 13 August 2008 (UTC)
Sherman, Texas bus accident
I added some information to Sherman, Texas bus accident. You may want to take a look at my comments at Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Sherman, Texas bus accident. --Eastmain (talk) 21:43, 10 September 2008 (UTC)
D&D articles for Wikipedia 0.7
Hi there! :)
As someone who's worked on D&D and/or RPG articles before, I'm inviting you to participate in our goal to both improve articles that have been selected to be placed in the next Wikipedia DVD release, as well as nominate more to be selected for this project. Please see the WikiProject D&D talk page for more details. :) BOZ (talk) 18:07, 24 September 2008 (UTC)
As you are the contributor with the most non-vandal edits
AfD nomination of Blood Circus
An article that you have been involved in editing, Blood Circus, has been listed for deletion. If you are interested in the deletion discussion, please participate by adding your comments at Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Blood Circus. Thank you. Do you want to opt out of receiving this notice? Jasynnash2 (talk) 11:52, 25 September 2008 (UTC)
- Yes, but i'm merely trying to add information on Mainstream Rock Tracks peaks for the rock group Iron Maiden. Doc StrangeMailboxLogbook 19:54, 3 October 2008 (UTC)
One-hit wonders lists
Since you've edited the lists of 1990s and 2000s one-hit wonders articles a lot, I just wanted let you know that I've started on a little project to ref the top 40 chart positions of the songs to Billboard's database. The could help us weed out errors. Since the database gives readers 20 years of data free, I finished the 90's and then I'll get to the 2000's soon. If you have any queries or ideas, let me know. - Thanks, Hoshie
Next: Help plan the next meetup
Top 40 hits book
When I was working on the One-hit wonders page, I saw a reference to this book: Whitburn, Joel (2004). The Billboard Book of Top 40 hits. Do you have this book and if so, what edition do you have? I recently got this (I like it so far!) and was interested to use it for refs and such. I want to be sure we are working off the same copy. - Thanks, Hoshie 23:03, 30 January 2009 (UTC)
I did some major trimming to the article and added sources. And have now just found and added multiple awards from various organizations... 2005: Aegis Awards Winners and finalists recognition, 2006: two awards at the 27th annual Telly Awards, 2007: they won a Radio-Television News Directors Association of the Carolinas (RTNDAC) Award for "Best Student Television Newscast"., 2008: Three awards at the 29th annual Telly Awards, and the 2009 Broadcast Education Association awards. I think it has enough independent notability after being trimmed and properly sourced to exist as a stand-alone. Best regards, Schmidt, MICHAEL Q. 01:07, 20 April 2009 (UTC)
Request for comment
Hi Doc Strange. Per the stipulations at WP:CANVASSING, I've pinged your talk page to "appropriately canvass" you wrt the deletion discussion currently taking place at "WP:Articles for deletion/Home and family blog." (Note that I've also pinged the talkpages of all of your fellow participants at last years deletion discussion at "WP:Articles for deletion/List of blogs," to ensure that my notifications are to are small number of wiki-contributors that have been neutrally selected.) I hope you'll consider taking part in our discussion. Thanks. ↜Just me, here, now … 07:22, 2 May 2009 (UTC)
Rhode Island cities
Hi, I apologize, but I posted what you had asked me not to before reading your message, if you insist I will gladly remove it. However, I want to add that the current amazing baby page is being manipulated by someone affiliated with their record label. The reviews for their album were not very good and the user derflude continues to post only positive reviews. The current article is deceptively positive, and while music is highly subjective Amazing baby have received scathing criticism which the current article conveniently leaves out. Wikipedia should not be used for advertising or building a bands buzz, and this is clearly what is happening with their current page.
Please help so we can reach an understanding and build an honest page for this band, one that does not omit the truth.
Hi. I just noticed that in your revisions to Daniel Glass you deleted some sourced material (along with some unsourced material). As to the sourced material, I was wondering as to your thinking. It looked as though it could be better worded, but the sources seemed reliable to me. Tx.--Epeefleche (talk) 04:55, 13 October 2009 (UTC)
Signing your comments
Hey Doc. I was looking over this page and noticed you made a comment without signing it. I have signed it thanks to the revision history of the article, but please remember to sign your comments with four tildes (~~~~), for I am not SineBot. Thank you. --ҚЯĀŽΨÇÉV 13 other crap 18:54, 7 November 2009 (UTC)
- No problem: I've run in to several people who don't sign their comments, and wasn't positive you knew how. Don't take it personally, that was my only form of judgement haha. --ҚЯĀŽΨÇÉV 13 other crap 18:59, 7 November 2009 (UTC)
"Jacuzzi drowner" removed
The article Freak scene, to which you have contributed, has been proposed for deletion.
RfD of Assassin's Creed III
Hello, you recently participated in an AfD for Assassin's Creed III which closed as "speedy redirect". I have created a redirect discussion to gain consensus on whether a redirect is suitable at the time, or whether it would be better to remain as a red link until more concrete information is available. Please feel free to contribute here: Wikipedia:RfD#Assassin.27s_Creed_III. Hope this helps, --Taelus (talk) 14:30, 26 November 2009 (UTC)
Arrow without a head
Why did you delete my article? You could have googled the words and there are plenty of sources. Like http://www.romanduels.com/game/players/alliances/S_P_Q_R__LEGIO_NOVA_INVICTA/_symbols.html
I am a very active contributor to Wiki and you could have known that I am not a hoaxer. Now the article on the Romans is lost.. That is sad. Why didn't you check?
Just because you may not have heard of it doesn't mean that is does not exist! Can you restore the damage? It is after all your mistake! These thinngs only happen in the English Wiki, see Order of Jehova. I think it is sad....
Sit Down, Shut Up
Apparently it was because one of those three fans I mentioned created a singular infobox for just that show with the information called "Infobox Sit Down Shut Up", which was broken beyond belief (and I took to TfD because of that), so I had to replace it anew with Infobox Television. I don't know what it is but I seem to have the most cleanup issues not with the biggie articles, but shows like this one (which I incredibly loathed; you don't create a new series from a failed overseas project), Brainsurge and other Nick and Disney shows. It takes the patience of a saint to keep those articles vandalism and cruft-free. Nate • (chatter) 08:22, 10 February 2010 (UTC)
Thanks for removing the vandalism from that page after I semi-protected, it was happening way too fast for me to handle.
- Not really a big deal, IMO. Doesn't take much to be an internet tough guy. The problem resolved pretty fast after you directed me to the thread and I blocked every user who vandalized a page posted there. The three-strikes-before-you're-blocked rule is good for encouraging newbies, but pointless for organized vandalism. I think the best way is to make it not fun, and it's not fun if you can only edit once per IP before you get blocked. -Frazzydee|✍ 21:56, 3 April 2010 (UTC)
Hey, yeah, sorry about all of that, it got funny pretty fast. If you want, i can link you the thread where they planned everything. Edit: That is the only time i edit something i knew was wrong. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Kira-182! (talk • contribs) 20:16, 3 April 2010 (UTC) -Kira-182! —Preceding undated comment added 19:56, 3 April 2010 (UTC).
Ronnie James Dio - Deaths 2010
Hello Doc Strange. Thanks for adding columns to the BBC America programming section. I doubt that the section would need three columns for now. It might have back in the late 90's and early 00's when they had more programs on each week - boy I miss those days. Between you me and a couple of anon IP's I think there are enough eyes keeping things up to date that the section won't fill up with items that aren't currently on. Having said that should things change in the future I know that you will be there to take care of things. Thanks again and happy editing. MarnetteD | Talk 21:09, 18 May 2010 (UTC)
- Hi again. Thanks for your note. Yeah, listing past programs doesn't add much to the article. Most other articles about television channels do not have them and that is part of the reason that I edited them out - I appreciate your understanding on that. I noticed that you added some upcoming programs. At first glance these have some problems with WP:CRYSTAL. You have taken care of some of that by providing proper references and dates. However, we still have to be careful about this. Those that work for this network can change there minds. As I remember it the 2nd season of Life on Mars (one of the best things of the mid 00's by the way) was announced and then got pushed several months away from that date (I think that the popularity of Torchwood had something to do with that but I could be wrong). I will rely on you to check on them from time to time and if something changes please update the page. Cheers. MarnetteD | Talk 21:51, 18 May 2010 (UTC)
In addressing the nominator's good faith concerns, the article has now been edited, cleaned up, and sourced, and contains no original research. I believe this Walt Disney produced classic short from early animation history now meets WP:NF for standalone notability and merits an article on Wikipedia. I invite you to revisit Music Land and offer suggestions toward further improvement. Thank you, Schmidt, MICHAEL Q. 05:16, 9 June 2010 (UTC)
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Correct Use of Tables
In the wiki article on Heather Zurich, you removed the statistics tables and noted "(these tables cause the page to become one of the largest in size on Wikipedia, please add them back in a correct form)". Could you advise me or point me to the correct form for entering tables? I'm more than willing to correct my mistakes :) Jrnhoops (talk) 17:05, 1 August 2010 (UTC)
Invitation to join WikiProject United States
Outnumbered on BBC America
Why remove this? The ref states that it is coming next month, so the info is accurate?? http://press.bbcamerica.com/program-highlights.jsp?id=36681
2011 England riots
Hello there. There has been a history of edit warring over the infobox location details in 2011 England riots. To try to stabilise this, and raise another closely related issue, I've started a discussion topic here: Talk:2011 England riots#Location details, widespread pattern of arrests. Since you've made many contributions to the article, I'd be grateful if you would come and comment. Thanks. 01:29, 31 August 2011 (UTC)
Why would you remove the section referring to Klaxon's sources? Make any changes you see fit to it but don't remove it. I'd expect a more adult and productive attitude from a regular Wikipedia contributor. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Maccoutinho (talk • contribs) 15:24, 1 October 2011 (UTC)
How can it be classified as unreferenced when there's links to more than 10 other articles? Aren't those references enough? We're talking about factual names of songs and lyrics that were literally taken from books, folklore, etc. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Maccoutinho (talk • contribs) 15:37, 1 October 2011 (UTC)
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|The New England Wikimedia General Meeting will be a large-scale meetup of all Wikimedians (and friends) from the New England area in order to discuss regional coordination and possible formalization of our community (i.e., a chapter). Come hang out with other Wikimedians, learn more about ongoing activities, and help plan for the future!
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You're invited: Ada Lovelace, STEM women edit-a-thon at Harvard
|U.S. Ada Lovelace Day 2012 edit-a-thon, Harvard University - You are invited!
|Now in its fourth year, Ada Lovelace Day is an international celebration of women in science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM), and related fields. Participants from around New England are invited to gather together at Harvard Law School to edit and create Wikipedia entries on women who have made significant contributions to the STEM fields.
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|Decemmber 8 - Wikipedia Loves Libraries Seattle - You're invited
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2nd Annual Wikimedia New England General Meeting
You are invited to the 2nd Annual Wikimedia New England General Meeting, on 20 July 2013 in Boston! We will be talking about the future of the chapter, including GLAM, Wiki Loves Monuments, and where we want to take our chapter in the future! EdwardsBot (talk) 09:28, 16 July 2013 (UTC)
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Nomination of List of Channel Awesome shows for deletion
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Los Campesinos! (or general) artist-page rel-date precision
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New England Wikipedia Day @ MIT: Saturday Jan 18
|NE Meetup #4: January 18 at MIT Building 5|
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You have been invited to the New England Wikimedians 2014 kick-off party and Wikipedia Day Celebration at Building Five on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus on Saturday, January 18th, from 3-5 PM. Afterwards, we will be holding an informal dinner at a local restaurant. If you are curious to join us, please do so, as we are always looking for people to come and give their opinion! Finally, be sure to RSVP here if you're interested.
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You're invited: Women's History Edit-a-thons in Massachusetts this March
|Women's History Edit-a-thons in Massachusetts this March - You are invited!
|New England Wikimedians is excited to announce a series of Wikipedia edit-a-thons that will be taking place at colleges and universities throughout Massachusetts as part of Wikiwomen's History Month from March 1 - March 31. We encourage you to join in an edit-a-thon near you, or to participate remotely if you are unable to attend in person (for the full list of articles, click here). Events are currently planned for the cities/towns of Boston, Northampton, South Hadley, and Cambridge. Further information on dates and locations can be found on our user group page.
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|NE Meetup #5: April 19th at Clover Food Lab in Kendall Square|
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New England Wikimedians would like to invite you to the April 2014 meeting, which will be a small-scale meetup of all interested Wikimedians from the New England area. We will socialize, review regional events from the beginning of the year, look ahead to regional events of 2014, and discuss other things of interest to the group. Be sure to RSVP here if you're interested.
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Richard Thompson on Bonnie Raitt
Hi Doc, I undid your revision on the Richard Thompson discography where you deleted reference to Thompson's appearance on Luck of the Draw. If you need evidence of his appearance, you can have a look here : . Thanks! Dennisthemonkeychild (talk) 07:50, 8 June 2015 (UTC)
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