User talk:I have a Crotch Cricket named Yamla

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Vandalism of Yalma sucks cock

Information.svg Please do not violate Wikipedia policy by introducing inappropriate pages, such as Yalma sucks cock to Wikipedia. If you would like to experiment, please use the sandbox. Thank you. Pyrospirit Flames Fire 18:47, 23 February 2007 (UTC)


My concern about your username (I have a Crotch Cricket named Yamla)[edit]

Hello, I have a Crotch Cricket named Yamla, and thank you for contributing to Wikipedia!

I hope not to seem unfriendly or make you feel unwelcome, but I noticed your username, and am concerned that it might not meet Wikipedia's username policy. After you look over that policy, could we discuss that concern here?

Your name could be taken as obscene or offensive, and judging from the page you created (see above), this appears as though it may have been your intent. Names such as that are not appropriate for Wikipedia.

I'd appreciate learning your own views, for instance your reasons for wanting this particular name, and what alternative username you might accept that avoids raising this concern.

You have several options freely available to you:

  • If you can relieve my concern through discussing it here, I can stop worrying about it.
  • If the two of us can't agree here, we can ask for help through Wikipedia's dispute resolution process, such as asking for a "third opinion", or requesting comments from other Wikipedians. Admins usually abide by agreements reached through this process.
  • If you decide to just go ahead and change your username, it is possible for you to keep your present contributions history under the new username: simply request a new name here following the guidelines on that page, rather than creating a whole new account.

Let me reassure you that my writing here means I don't think your username is grossly, blatantly, or obviously inappropriate; such names get reported straight to Wikipedia:Administrator_intervention_against_vandalism (WP:AIV), or blocked on sight. This is more a case where opinions might differ, and it would be good to reach some consensus -- either here or at WP:RFC/NAME. So I look forward to a friendly discussion, and to enjoying your continued participation on Wikipedia. Thank you again! -- Pyrospirit Flames Fire 18:54, 23 February 2007 (UTC)