User talk:Emurphy42

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Joe I 05:12, 10 December 2005 (UTC)


Welcome to Wikipedia. I'm seeing more and more Agorans here all the time... Michael Slone (talk) 17:48, 6 January 2006 (UTC)

RE: Template:TCG Set[edit]

Thanks for the comments and suggestions. I'll look into them. I'll be leaving out Expansion Symbol as that can be added in the Image tag. Thanks again for your comments. Double Dash (Talk to me) 18:31, 7 October 2006 (UTC)

Regarding edits made to Rampart (arcade game)[edit]

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Yorkshiremen (game)[edit]

I have added a "{{prod}}" template to the article Yorkshiremen (game), suggesting that it be deleted according to the proposed deletion process. All contributions are appreciated, but I don't believe it satisfies Wikipedia's criteria for inclusion, and I've explained why in the deletion notice (see also "What Wikipedia is not" and Wikipedia's deletion policy). Please either work to improve the article if the topic is worthy of inclusion in Wikipedia, or, if you disagree with the notice, discuss the issues at its talk page. Please do not remove the notice without addressing the issues it mentions (it is considered vandalism). Even though removing the deletion notice will prevent deletion through the proposed deletion process, the article may still be deleted if it matches any of the speedy deletion criteria or it can be sent to Articles for Deletion, where it may be deleted if consensus to delete is reached. McGeddon 17:38, 21 February 2007 (UTC)

Starfleet General Orders[edit]

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Another editor has added the "{{prod}}" template to the article Starfleet General Orders, suggesting that it be deleted according to the proposed deletion process. All contributions are appreciated, but the editor doesn't believe it satisfies Wikipedia's criteria for inclusion, and has explained why in the article (see also Wikipedia:What Wikipedia is not and Wikipedia:Notability). Please either work to improve the article if the topic is worthy of inclusion in Wikipedia or discuss the relevant issues at its talk page. If you remove the {{prod}} template, the article will not be deleted, but note that it may still be sent to Wikipedia:Articles for deletion, where it may be deleted if consensus to delete is reached. BJBot (talk) 06:31, 30 December 2007 (UTC)

AfD nomination of Starfleet General Orders[edit]

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An editor has nominated Starfleet General Orders, an article on which you have worked or that you created, for deletion. We appreciate your contributions, but the nominator doesn't believe that the article satisfies Wikipedia's criteria for inclusion and has explained why in his/her nomination (see also "What Wikipedia is not").

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italicizing titles[edit]

Hi, rather than putting double quotes around titles, you can use doubled single quotes to produce italics.

For example, ''Temples of Syrinx'' renders as Temples of Syrinx.

The slant "I" button will put these around any text you have highlighted. --Jtir (talk) 20:02, 27 January 2008 (UTC)

Wikiproject tamu[edit]

WikiProject Texas A&M

Howdy! As a current or past contributor to a related article, I thought I'd let you know about WikiProject Texas A&M, a collaborative effort to improve Wikipedia's coverage of Texas A&M University. If you would like to participate, you can visit the project page, where you can join the project and see a list of open tasks and related articles. Thanks and Gig 'em! Oldag07 (talk) 04:08, 21 February 2008 (UTC)

April 2008[edit]

Information.svg Please remember to mark your edits as minor if (and only if) they genuinely are minor edits (see Help:Minor edit). Marking a major change as a minor one is considered poor etiquette. The rule of thumb is that only an edit that consists solely of spelling corrections, formatting changes, or rearranging of text without modifying content should be flagged as a 'minor edit.' Thank you. --EEMIV (talk) 02:46, 29 April 2008 (UTC)


USEYOURNAME Greetings and Welcome! I noticed that your Username shows up red when you post an edit -- in case you were wondering why, this is because your userpage is devoid of content. If you were to place anything at all on your userpage (text, photographs, etc.), your username would then appear blue by default. By convention, most serious contributing editors place information about themselves on their userpages, and as a result, editors whose usernames are still red may appear to other editors as lacking a serious motivation in both editing Wikipedia articles as well as joining the Wikipedia community at large. I therefore recommend that you place something on your userpage, such as information as to where you live or what your hobbies are. You can check out other editors' userpages to get an idea of what is normally included (find them easiest by checking the history tab on randomly chosen yet substantial articles), and even copy/paste from their userpages (modifying the information to reflect your's, of course). DRosenbach (Talk | Contribs) 03:56, 19 August 2008 (UTC)

Please don't remove {{or}} tags[edit]


Your recent edit to the Dinosaur Comics article inadvertently removed an [original research?] tag from some questionable material in the article. Please make sure to leave all tags intact if you are moving sentences around in an article. Thanks, Politizer (talk) 02:44, 22 September 2008 (UTC)

I agree that the parallel is pretty strong, but unfortunately our opinions don't matter. If the opinion isn't attested somewhere in a valid third-party publication (for example, an online review of Dinosaur Comics that specifically says something like, "And one plot arc had Utahraptor visiting a mirror universe based on the Mirror Universe in Star Trek," or an interview in which Ryan North states that he intended to parody Star Trek), then we shouldn't include that comparison in the article no matter how we word it. If you manage to track down, however, a review or interview that can be used as a source (either a source claiming that North was intentionally parodying Star Trek; or a source pointing out the parallels between the two mirror universe stories without necessarily making any claims about North's intention; or a source discussing how the "Mirror, Mirror" episode of Star Trek has spawned multiple spinoffs and then mentioning Dinosaur Comics as one), then you are welcome to integrate that information back into the article. Until then, however, we can't speculate on whether or not there is any doubt about that parallel, because just saying "there's no doubt" is not something that can really be verified.
Thanks for your message. Politizer (talk) 04:39, 22 September 2008 (UTC)

WP AH[edit]

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Zombie Hunter Smurf (talk) 16:46, 1 October 2008 (UTC)

Ada Lovelace[edit]

I reverted your change as section titles should follow the guidelines here (see bullet 4 in the Article title section, which applies to these section titles as well). Happy editing. (John User:Jwy talk) 05:55, 15 October 2008 (UTC)

Sorry, I looked too quickly and saw career -> Career and didn't notice that Early went away. My apologies. (John User:Jwy talk) 14:37, 15 October 2008 (UTC)

LASFS dues are $3 per meeting, not $5[edit]

Way back in July of last year, you changed the listed dues amount on the Los Angeles Science Fantasy Society page from the correct value of $3 to $5. Maybe you got it confused with the new member fee, which is $5? In any case, I just fixed it. Thought you should know. JesseW, the juggling janitor 07:34, 23 January 2009 (UTC)

WikiProject View Askew Invite[edit]


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December 2009[edit]

Information.svg Thank you for your contributions to Wikipedia. When you make a change to an article, please provide an edit summary, which you forgot to do before saving your recent edit to Brazil (film). Doing so helps everyone to understand the intention of your edit. It is also useful when reading the edit history of the page. Thank you. RepublicanJacobiteThe'FortyFive' 16:13, 13 December 2009 (UTC)

Audio theatre an article to audio dramas[edit]

Please if you have time and you know anything to it (I have seen that you have made edits in the article area which owns relations on it - Dark Empire) , please look on the article Audio theatre, somebody placed a erase discussion on it. after we have had a merge discussion. It would be interesting what you would say to the merge and the delete discussion. )-: --Soenke Rahn (talk) 02:58, 22 December 2010 (UTC)

Notification: changes to "Mark my edits as minor by default" preference[edit]

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License tagging for File:StrategiconLogo.gif[edit]

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