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DYK nomination of Stewart Ford[edit]

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Jeffrey J. Rothschild[edit]

Billionaire.Zigzig20s (talk) 17:37, 2 July 2015 (UTC)

Thank you! Interesting that he's NOT one of THE Rothschilds. Edwardx (talk) 11:46, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
Frederic B. Ingram of the Category:Ingram family may fit your left-wing worldview. I am joking, but...anyway, they are a billionaire family.Zigzig20s (talk) 12:09, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
I intend to work on another Southern dynasty next btw: the owners of the Drummond Company. Garry Drummond is just shy of being a billionaire.Zigzig20s (talk) 12:11, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
Started Drummond. He's a bit of a mystery man, possibly a billionaire. I won't stop you if you suddenly feel like helping!Zigzig20s (talk) 20:09, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
Only $20 million to go - he could be a billionaire any day now. You've done well and found out quite a lot about him. The more we write about them, the more it appears that most billionaires want to keep as low a profile as possible. Relentless publicity seekers like Richard Branson and Donald Trump are atypical. Edwardx (talk) 22:37, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
Did you read the Bloomberg Business article? He might be one.Zigzig20s (talk) 23:07, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
In 2013, Bloomberg were saying, "If that’s correct, Garry Neil is a billionaire". Forbes currently say $980 million. I think we need a WP:RS to say that he actually is a billionaire, but that might be very soon... Edwardx (talk) 15:07, 13 July 2015 (UTC)
Baptists from Alabama...I wonder if they fund anti-gay causes. There is basically no investigative journalism about homophobia in the Southern US despite their global reach.Zigzig20s (talk) 23:11, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
Investigative journalism about anything that matters is in peril everywhere - it costs money and no one wants to pay for news. Paid for through ads I hear people say, but who is going to pay to advertise alongside these critiques? Much cheaper to "investigate" some celebrity's latest diet and much easier to get paid ads to go next to it. Edwardx (talk) 23:19, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
You've got mail!Zigzig20s (talk) 23:30, 11 July 2015 (UTC)

DYK nomination of Sarah Kyolaba[edit]

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Incomplete DYK nomination[edit]

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1752 characters now. Edwardx (talk) 10:17, 5 July 2015 (UTC)

DYK for Sarah Kyolaba[edit]

Do try and pass this thank you on. Thanks. Victuallers (talk) 00:11, 5 July 2015 (UTC)


Check it out - a smiling Goth - must be because she was in a cemetery:

Philafrenzy (talk) 09:16, 5 July 2015 (UTC)

Nice shot. Not looked at my goths yet. I've uploaded 20 monuments, and added some to articles, such as William Anthony Furness, 2nd Viscount Furness. Edwardx (talk) 09:43, 5 July 2015 (UTC)
I've added 29 so far to the Kensal Green burial cat and started Henry Charles Angelo the Younger. "A" is complete, and I've added a subsection to Mafter Kegg's Moft Fascinating Page of Things to Delight and Enthrall Even the Most Casual Subscriber Gareth E Kegg (talk) 22:39, 5 July 2015 (UTC)
I like the concise style you have adopted for Henry Charles Angelo the Younger. It helps to keep our carbon footprint down. Philafrenzy (talk) 22:51, 5 July 2015 (UTC)
His grandfather's ghost just appeared to me and told me the rudiments of expert fencing. Expect a stab in the dark when you least expect it. Gareth E Kegg (talk) 22:57, 5 July 2015 (UTC)
261 in that category here, 39 on commons. Philafrenzy (talk) 22:58, 5 July 2015 (UTC)
325. F done. Gareth E Kegg (talk) 18:52, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
Working from Z backwards, I'm up to We in "Paths", but I am creating the missing articles too. 367 now. Edwardx (talk) 20:26, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
G, H, I, J done. From my travels...Henry Hetherington's Poor Man's Guardian newspaper claimed that the 'newspaper stamp' was a tax on knowledge; it had the significant motto 'Knowledge is power', Frank Linsly James and Sophia Hawthorne were both moved from Kensal Green by their families, Sophia in 2006!. Catherine Gore would approve of your billionaire work, she was one of the "silver fork writers", Henry Spencer Ashbee a true old style Wikipedian and I can't even image the talk page discussion that might start if James Barry was better known. Gareth E Kegg (talk) 20:52, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
Great work. That cemetery is full of characters, and the category grows apace. Edwardx (talk) 21:42, 6 July 2015 (UTC) Philafrenzy (talk) 14:01, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
Thanks - "over 1500 notable personalities". Much more work to do... Edwardx (talk) 14:05, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
People are living longer, thankfully, so the list will grow at a slower rate than it previously has. THANK YOU SCIENCE. Gareth E Kegg (talk) 20:57, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
God created science to test our faith. Edwardx (talk) 21:42, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
And income tax. According to the friends website, over 250,000 are buried at KGC or their remains are otherwise stored there. The most notable, in their view, are here List of notable burials at Kensal Green Cemetery (once I finish it). Philafrenzy (talk) 21:54, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
Great list. Creating all the missing articles will keep us busy for some time. Edwardx (talk) 10:59, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
I have only just started on the articles, I still have a large number of images to upload and I suspect you do too. Philafrenzy (talk) 12:45, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
Added 98 images. Another 280 or thereabouts to come. Edwardx (talk) 14:26, 8 July 2015 (UTC)

Patrice Pastor[edit]

More on this heir.Zigzig20s (talk) 14:55, 5 July 2015 (UTC)

You might just about be able to scrape an article together... Edwardx (talk) 09:12, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
Thought you might be interested. Perhaps I was wrong.Zigzig20s (talk) 10:31, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
Just not interested enough - there is just too much to do here! Edwardx (talk) 11:44, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
Have a nice day.Zigzig20s (talk) 11:54, 6 July 2015 (UTC)

St Pancras and Islington Cemetery[edit]

In East Finchley has more people interred than any other cemetery in the U.K. Philafrenzy (talk) 22:40, 5 July 2015 (UTC)

Whoever said dying in Finchley was de trop? A pox on'em. Gareth E Kegg (talk) 22:44, 5 July 2015 (UTC)
Looking at its category, there are only 10 notable people there. Category:Burials in England by cemetery has Brompton and West Norwood both on 275 and Kensal Green on 273. I expect Kensal Green to shortly command the top spot. However, there is plenty of work to do - Category:Burials at Père Lachaise Cemetery has 1076. Edwardx (talk) 09:09, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
Maybe we need something like: List of burials at Père Lachaise Cemetery? Edwardx (talk) 09:10, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
On behalf of the people of Finchley, St Pancras and Islington, the little man, the yeomen of England that made this country great, the shopkeeper and the clerk, and everyone who fought in two World Wars, I say we will not be ignored any longer. Our day will come and we will have our Wikipedia articles. Y. Varoufakis. Philafrenzy (talk) 11:22, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
Once we have articles on everyone who meets the current notability criteria, why not? Edwardx (talk) 11:43, 6 July 2015 (UTC)
You just want more and more austerity before you will give us the articles don't you? Philafrenzy (talk) 12:00, 6 July 2015 (UTC)


I have organised Commons as:

Graves at KGC
Mausoleums at KGC
People buried at KGC (rather than Burials at KGC)

All under KGC. I hope this makes sense. Could you use these when uploading? If you disagree, I suggest we fight a duel at KGC using antique firearms and the loser be buried in the next available plot and a suitable grave stone designed. Philafrenzy (talk) 21:06, 6 July 2015 (UTC)

That seems okay. Have you looked in Category:Père-Lachaise Cemetery, which has many intriguing categories? They have Category:Graves in the Père-Lachaise Cemetery‎ and Category:Burials at the Père-Lachaise Cemetery Edwardx (talk) 10:53, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
Yes it does. Commons is increasingly replicating Wikipedia, in some cases it is more developed. I did Trent Park Cemetery in both, which you may know. It is a small lawn type with no monuments. No notable (by our criteria) people seen yet. Philafrenzy (talk) 13:06, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
Never went to the Cemetery. My residence locally predates Wikipedia altogether. Edwardx (talk) 14:14, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
Odd, they said you were always hanging out there at night. Philafrenzy (talk) 14:21, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
Don't think I've ever been a Goth. And I never knew it was a cruising ground - have to take your word for that. But, I have spent a lot of time at Brompton Cemetery. Edwardx (talk) 14:25, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
Incidentally, my Goth pic (on two articles) is getting 500 views per day. Philafrenzy (talk) 14:28, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
Impressive. Also, I've never thought of tracking individual photo stats before. Edwardx (talk) 15:04, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
It's at the top of two pages that get around 500 visits per day so it must be displayed the same amount. Granted some people click away before the page loads or are bots etc, but over a year if it stays there it will get 182,500 views. Philafrenzy (talk) 20:19, 8 July 2015 (UTC)
I see what you're getting at. I had somehow thought you meant hits on the Commons page itself - 500 there would be very impressive. Your analysis is rather more appropriate. Edwardx (talk) 15:48, 13 July 2015 (UTC)

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Edwardx, can you please check this nomination to see whether you're satisfied that the issues you raised in your review have been adequately addressed? Many thanks. BlueMoonset (talk) 21:23, 6 July 2015 (UTC)

Thanks. Answered there. Edwardx (talk) 15:32, 7 July 2015 (UTC)

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DYK nomination of Stewart Ford[edit]

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Victor Vargas[edit]

Would you agree that this edit should be reverted? They removed referenced info, about how he makes some of his money and his first wife, etc. Perhaps some changes could be kept. I have a hunch that they may have a close connection.Zigzig20s (talk) 15:50, 9 July 2015 (UTC)

I did a bold edit and restored the content. I hope this does not escalate. I think you once said it was on your watchlist and that you'd be happy to help.Zigzig20s (talk) 10:35, 10 July 2015 (UTC)
Thanks. Looking at Special:Contributions/Editormdc, this would appear to be a Wikipedia:Single-purpose account. I think your hunch is reasonable. Next time, I'll try to revert anything unconstructive. Ideally, it is better if someone who is less involved takes on these sort of challenges! Edwardx (talk) 11:03, 10 July 2015 (UTC)
I agree.Zigzig20s (talk) 11:09, 10 July 2015 (UTC)

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Proposed deletion of Richard Twining (1772-1857)[edit]

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Harrow Road[edit]

Not bad for a mobile phone camera. Excuse the angle. Gareth Kegg's head was in the way. Philafrenzy (talk) 00:58, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
The quality of the silver plate was distorted by the thought waves emanating from my bonce. We've snatched 500 bodies and stuffed them into the Kensal Green cat. Well done, all! Gareth E Kegg (talk) 23:46, 17 July 2015 (UTC)
I'm intrigued to see what we can grow the category to. Progress excellent so far. Edwardx (talk) 22:14, 20 July 2015 (UTC)
There is too much camera snobbery. For Wikipedia that quality is more than adequate. Alas, The Flora is not listed and I can't find enough to easily start an article about it. Edwardx (talk) 08:05, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
And thanks for your work on the Twining family. Perhaps your cuppa tomorrow will have added depth. Edwardx (talk) 08:07, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
Perhaps The Flora is a bit down at heal now, but the design is quite fancy. Classic Victorian pub. I am sure we could work something up. Philafrenzy (talk) 10:26, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
I daresay we could try. The Flora Hotel. Edwardx (talk) 10:51, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
Aha! Philafrenzy (talk) 10:56, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
Not much, but just about enough. Edwardx (talk) 10:58, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
It has floral "motifs" (that's a word I use when I don't know the correct architectural term). Philafrenzy (talk) 11:11, 11 July 2015 (UTC) Philafrenzy (talk) 17:09, 11 July 2015 (UTC)
The Alchemist, Battersea? Edwardx (talk) 19:31, 11 July 2015 (UTC)

Lucchese Boot Company[edit]

Hi. Would you please rescue Lucchese Boot Company? Frankly the way it looked when I created it in 2013 was much better. Would you like to bold edit it back to that?Zigzig20s (talk) 20:44, 13 July 2015 (UTC)

I have tweaked it a bit. The polo details do fit better on John Muse's page. Edwardx (talk) 21:18, 13 July 2015 (UTC)
That's what it's known for in some circles...We don't wear cowboy boots lol. The company sponsors the polo team... Btw I removed the tags: I don't see any advertising and the references are third-party...Zigzig20s (talk) 21:59, 13 July 2015 (UTC)
I was going to remove them, but forgot! Edwardx (talk) 23:15, 13 July 2015 (UTC)

Raymond J. Harbert[edit]

"In the aftermath of the financial crisis of 2007–08, Harbert acquired devalued properties in France and the United Kingdom in 2009 and sold them for profit in 2010."Zigzig20s (talk) 05:20, 14 July 2015 (UTC)

"For example, he put $39.9 million of equity into five retail and food warehouses north of London in June 2009 and sold them for $72 million in November 2010.". Can you find anything about him in the British press?Zigzig20s (talk) 05:30, 14 July 2015 (UTC)
They're in Mayfair, where else...Zigzig20s (talk) 05:59, 14 July 2015 (UTC)
I've added his full name and DOB. Edwardx (talk) 08:38, 14 July 2015 (UTC)
Thanks. I will try to improve his parents's pages. I am still working on the Drummonds and the Stephenses though. I am wondering if any of them descend from the "Southern aristocracy." The Drummonds might do (Heman Edward Drummond's grandfather was a "landowner"...). They probably fund some of those pro-coal lectures I have been attending for years. God bless them.Zigzig20s (talk) 17:35, 14 July 2015 (UTC)
Unfortunate name - makes me think of He-Man. Edwardx (talk) 22:40, 14 July 2015 (UTC)
I wonder if we could find anything about his "food warehouses" though.Zigzig20s (talk) 20:25, 14 July 2015 (UTC)


Illuminating to find out more about my Brooks Brothers addiction lol.Zigzig20s (talk) 21:36, 14 July 2015 (UTC)

Jermyn Street for me. Still wearing shirts bought there 20+ years ago, when I had a proper job... Edwardx (talk) 22:43, 14 July 2015 (UTC)
Brooks Brothers riot.Zigzig20s (talk) 23:08, 14 July 2015 (UTC)


All week editing, naming and categorising and I haven't dented the folders on my desktop. Philafrenzy (talk) 15:59, 17 July 2015 (UTC)

I have many 1000s of photos that I've done nothing with. Luckily we now have WLM every September to at least encourage us to upload any of listed buildings. Edwardx (talk) 17:12, 17 July 2015 (UTC)
I am determined to slay this dragon before it slays me. On the plus side I have added several "brand" type photos to articles that previously had none. Philafrenzy (talk) 17:18, 17 July 2015 (UTC)
Good luck - I think I gave in to the dragons long ago. Photographing my local clone high street has led to several new articles (the name Cashino does amuse me, even though such places are a blot on our shopping areas) and photographs for others. It's worrying how even shops/restaurants that I thought were independents have turned out to be chain members. Edwardx (talk) 17:39, 17 July 2015 (UTC)
Gareth Kegg remembers when this was all fields. Philafrenzy (talk) 12:30, 19 July 2015 (UTC)
I'm tyred and exhausted of seeing this sort of thing happen to our historic pubs. People should be in there drinking themselves slowly to death. Anyway, great to see someone else starting pub articles. Edwardx (talk) 14:05, 19 July 2015 (UTC)
We need to put a brake on the clutch of pub conversions. At least this one wasn't gentrification. I think it probably happened because people did stop drinking there. Perhaps their MOT ran out. Philafrenzy (talk) 16:11, 19 July 2015 (UTC)
I blame the nanny state and people being forced to choose drinking OR driving. Edwardx (talk) 22:07, 20 July 2015 (UTC)
Who would choose driving over drinking when you can do both? If only the drivers in The Green Man had remembered that it would probably still be open. There was room for a large car park at the back. It could even have been Britain's first drive-thru pub. Philafrenzy (talk) 23:09, 20 July 2015 (UTC)

Fanjul brothers[edit]

Could we split the Fanjul brothers into separate pages about specific individuals pls? Someone told me today that one of them has a year-round suite at the Ritz right here in London.--Zigzig20s (talk) 20:59, 17 July 2015 (UTC)

I'd agree that they all merit separate pages. The existing artilce is a bit of a mess. Edwardx (talk) 22:06, 20 July 2015 (UTC)
Do you think we should create two userpages to work from? I find it more confusing when there is a messy article to start with.Zigzig20s (talk) 22:41, 21 July 2015 (UTC)
If it was me, I'd start a new page for each person, and copy into each whatever stuff you want to keep, plus any new stuff you want to add. Once that is all done, then think about whether you want to leave the original article, trim it dramatically or redirect it to the most notable individual. Edwardx (talk) 08:50, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
Agreed, and redirect to one of them I think. And it could be you! Btw, I couldn't sleep and so I created two potential billionaires (heirs to a billionaire fortune anyway): Thomas F. Frist, III and William R. Frist.Zigzig20s (talk) 08:55, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
Yes, both notable enough. Always good to see the future stream of billionaires is live and well. Edwardx (talk) 09:16, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
Been doing a fair bit of work about Category:Corrections Corporation of America people as well, in case you are interested.Zigzig20s (talk) 11:14, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
I do find the idea of calling a prison a "correctional facility" amusing, but no great interest beyond that. Edwardx (talk) 09:26, 23 July 2015 (UTC)
I think the Frists may be large shareholders, although perhaps it was just Jack C. Massey (and now his daughter supposedly?). If that is the case, their social status may be coming to an end as Obama wants to free most prisoners apparently. Btw, do you think Patricia C. Frist is a billionaire?Zigzig20s (talk) 11:52, 24 July 2015 (UTC)
She might be a billionaire. Most heirs would rather we didn't know. Yes, what about all those people who have invested their hard earned cash in the prison industry - Obama just doesn't care. Edwardx (talk) 11:28, 25 July 2015 (UTC)
In this case, she is married to one...I am not sure who her parents, the Champions, were. I think BHO may be trying to undercut our GOP donorbase. He is smarter than you might think (though not quite as smart as GWB).Zigzig20s (talk) 01:08, 26 July 2015 (UTC)

DYK for Lychee and Dog Meat Festival[edit]

Gatoclass (talk) 12:51, 20 July 2015 (UTC)

About 11,000 on the day, nearly 2,000 the following day and 18584 views in the last 30 days. Philafrenzy (talk) 08:57, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
The magic of the picture hook - even the Nazis and Hitler are powerless against it. Edwardx (talk) 09:20, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
Someone tried to remove the pic at the last minute but it was too late. Philafrenzy (talk) 09:34, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
Too many editors are more interested in making a point or winning an argument than adding useful content. From my extensive experience of Chinese restaurants (no dog, I'm not barking), it looks like a typical meat dish to me - meat with sauce and some veg on a plate. Apart from the tail, I'd guess the presentation of dog meat is unlikely to differ much from beef, pork, chicken, etc. Edwardx (talk) 09:55, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
That was roughly my argument.
Amusingly, I was in front of an imposing building with large gates yesterday, resigned to getting no usable picture, when as I approached the gates automatically opened, enabling me to get a good shot (without trespassing). My next plan is to buzz myself into the homes of celebrities by posing as a postman (not really). Philafrenzy (talk) 10:03, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
A better strategy might to get a high vis tabard/vest David Cameron goes to work or OpenStreetMap version. You've reminded me that I've been meaning to speak to WMUK about whether we might be able to create something like the OSM one but with Wikipedia branding. Edwardx (talk) 10:45, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
The political high vis vest has its roots in Michael Heseltine riding around in a tank in a camouflage jacket to make out he was a dynamic defence secretary I think. There really isn't any need for anything other than a baseball cap and a rucksack in my opinion. I have never had the slightest problem just pointing and shooting with a compact camera. If you have a huge camera and a tripod you may need more props. Philafrenzy (talk) 11:41, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
Agreed that in most cases there would be no real benefit. It largely comes down to how normative taking photos is in a particular scenario. For example, exterior shots of most buildings is unproblematic. Interior shots of pubs like The Salisbury, Covent Garden is fine. However, interiors of untouristed pubs in rougher areas can be trickier. Of course, one might argue that bigger cameras and hi viz tabards might only make things worse. Perhaps it would be a good issue for discussion at a future meet-up. Hard to imagine that this has not been considered before. Edwardx (talk) 12:09, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
The high vis jacket in this context would be a form of disguise since we are not protecting ourselves from danger (the real purpose of the jacket) and why would we need a disguise if we are not intruding? My baseball cap and rucksack are not a disguise because that is what I have anyway when I am not wearing a suit. Philafrenzy (talk) 12:17, 22 July 2015 (UTC)
More good points. Looks like an open-ended meet-up discussion might be worthwhile. Edwardx (talk) 12:23, 22 July 2015 (UTC)

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Thank you. Quite right. Fortunately, User:Jenks24 has kindly sorted this out. Edwardx (talk) 10:00, 22 July 2015 (UTC)

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DYK for Marcelo Odebrecht[edit]

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4 Cheyne Walk[edit]

Just realised you're the one who created 4 Cheyne Walk. Now acquired by Michael Bloomberg...Zigzig20s (talk) 09:42, 28 July 2015 (UTC)

Thanks. Well spotted. Edwardx (talk) 11:07, 29 July 2015 (UTC)
I don't really understand why Chelsea is a thing--isn't it out of the way? Nice townhouses I suppose, but one may find similar houses in Mayfair surely? Though St George's Hill would be far worse (but at least you get a bit more land and a private golf course). Perhaps it is to avoid tourists.Zigzig20s (talk) 11:13, 29 July 2015 (UTC)
River views too. Edwardx (talk) 11:53, 29 July 2015 (UTC)

Kenneth Tempest[edit]

Is this flyer notable? Philafrenzy (talk) 12:24, 28 July 2015 (UTC)

The Torygraph is the authority on UK Forces' notable deaths. Edwardx (talk) 11:46, 29 July 2015 (UTC)
Indeed, there is no need to second guess them in my opinion. Thank you for finding out what Cawnpore is called now.
See Graves at New Southgate Cemetery on Commons for ways of grouping slabs of stone to make them more human. Graves of sisters (brothers to come), graves by faith, graves of children etc. The last particularly poignant. Philafrenzy (talk) 11:57, 29 July 2015 (UTC) Philafrenzy (talk) 12:21, 29 July 2015 (UTC)
Interesting approach to categories. I will consider it when I next explore a cemetery. Edwardx (talk) 12:50, 29 July 2015 (UTC)
They are in addition to "graves at", otherwise you just end up with a massive category of slabs of undifferentiated stone. There is article potential too when the material is grouped in this way for people not separately notable. Military graves at X, Greek Orthodox burials in London, etc. Philafrenzy (talk) 13:38, 29 July 2015 (UTC)
Yes, I definitely need to explore this more structured approach the next time I do some cemetery stuff. Edwardx (talk) 21:16, 30 July 2015 (UTC)
Cemeteries are organised along ethnic, class, etc lines like our categories - stone Wikipedias of the dead. Philafrenzy (talk) 21:40, 30 July 2015 (UTC)

Hansjörg Wyss[edit]

Hi there. Last week you responded to a note I posted on the Hansjörg Wyss Talk page requesting edits to the Early career section. I just wanted to see if you got my response about my COI and also if you might be able to take a look at what I'm proposing? Thanks! Heatherer (talk) 15:24, 30 July 2015 (UTC)


Do you think this is significant enough to have its own page, or not? I can't decide.Zigzig20s (talk) 19:16, 30 July 2015 (UTC)

A quick search suggests that an article is just about doable. Edwardx (talk) 19:51, 30 July 2015 (UTC)
Perhaps. Just created Yishai Schlissel, I hope he gets a strong article in the next few days so that he is not released early ever again. I am off to bed now though--my day in Mayfair was exhausting!Zigzig20s (talk) 20:38, 30 July 2015 (UTC)
I've done a little work on that article. Trying to find all of those secret private members clubs can be exhausting. Edwardx (talk) 21:19, 30 July 2015 (UTC)
Appreciate it if you are able to watch this to revert vandalism. I'll be out of the house all day again (not primarily in Mayfair).Zigzig20s (talk) 08:50, 31 July 2015 (UTC)
May be worth contacting an administrator: wow!.Zigzig20s (talk) 08:57, 31 July 2015 (UTC)
Looks like other editors are dealing with the homophobia. Edwardx (talk) 14:35, 31 July 2015 (UTC)