User talk:Inhumandecency

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Hello Inhumandecency, thank you for your contributions to Wikipedia. Here are a few good links for newcomers:

I hope you enjoy editing here and being a Wikipedian! Please sign your name on talk pages using four tildes (~~~~); this will automatically produce your name and the date. If you have any questions, check out Wikipedia:Questions or ask me on my talk page. Again, welcome! ╫ 25 ◀RingADing▶ 13:03, 7 January 2007 (UTC) ╫

Dips (Exercise)[edit]

The article on dips, in addition to being incorrect on matters pertaining to muscular mechanics, does not show proper subject/verb agreement throughout. A "person" is singular and "their" is plural. You cannot say, "A person supports their weight," if the antecedent of the pronoun "their" is "person". That is not proper grammar.

WikiPedia most certainly does NOT support this absurd non-grammatical nonsense. The website you listed was WP:GNL but that website says that it is acceptable to use "they" and "their" when pluralizing both subject AND predicate, not just one or the other. Read the link! It says: "Pluralizing (not “A player starts by taking up his position”, but “Players start by taking up their positions”), although this can be problematic where the text needs to emphasize individuals, or where it creates a need to switch regularly between singular and plural."

What you have written is simply bad grammar and Wikipedia does not endorse it. Please read the discussion page and contribute there. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Raoulduke25 (talkcontribs) 17:37, 3 December 2007 (UTC)

Thanks for the reply. I will try to rewrite the article and preserve both aspects that Wikipedia wants. But then there is also the issue of the involvement of the latissimi dorsi (which contribute nothing to the execution of a dip). Sorry if I came across a bit harsh. Cheers!Raoulduke25 02:24, 4 December 2007 (UTC)

Barbara Fredrickson[edit]

Hi Inhumandecency! Thanks for your contribution to Wikipedia. I put "sources" and "wikify" tags but i removed it because i wasn't sure it was 100% appropriate. That's the reason why it only appears in the history (I guess you understand now). For more information, see WP:WIKIFY and WP:SOURCE, which contains guidelines and tags. Don't be afraid to take a look at wikipedia guidelines related articles, there is a lot of useful information for newcomers who want to improve the encyclopedia (like you). I'm not a wikipedia expert but you can drop me a line if you have more questions. Salut! :) Frédérick Lacasse 13:56, 8 February 2007 (UTC)

National Research Service Award[edit]

Thanks for writing this article. It's been on my to-do list for some time...nice work. -- Scientizzle 05:46, 3 March 2007 (UTC)

proposals for a consensus based Intro HIV trial[edit]

see proposals for a consensus based Intro: thanks68.60.68.203 02:42, 11 March 2007 (UTC)


Wikipedia:WikiProject Molecular and Cellular Biology is always looking for new members that would be willing to cooperate on improving many of the biology articles on Wikipedia. Perhaps you would be willing to volunteer some of your efforts? — Scientizzle 19:29, 2 April 2007 (UTC)

Re: slime quote[edit]

yeah, good sources on obscure things can be tough to find. usually if you just mess around with google long enough though, youll find what you need. i hope the slime article continues to grow. Evaunit666 01:31, 16 September 2007 (UTC)

Speedy deletion of Kagi (company)[edit]

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Bodypump Entry[edit]

I have undone your revision of the article it is not spam and is a genuine article of interest in Bodypump and what Bodypump is all about.

Lets talk please about this? —Preceding unsigned comment added by Pipera (talkcontribs) 10:02, 28 February 2008 (UTC)

Speedy deletion of Broaden-and-build[edit]

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A tag has been placed on Broaden-and-build requesting that it be speedily deleted from Wikipedia. This has been done under section G12 of the criteria for speedy deletion, because the article appears to be a blatant copyright infringement. For legal reasons, we cannot accept copyrighted text or images borrowed from other web sites or printed material, and as a consequence, your addition will most likely be deleted. You may use external websites as a source of information, but not as a source of sentences. This part is crucial: say it in your own words.

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It was blatant copyright infringement. You can't just copy things from other websites. - Milk's Favorite Cookie 00:32, 6 March 2008 (UTC)
If you were not the creator, you wouldn't have been notified. If you would like a deletion review, please go here Thanks, - Milk's Favorite Cookie 22:57, 6 March 2008 (UTC)

Re: Broaden and Build[edit]

Hi! The page in question is Broaden-and-build, which was deleted by Dlohcierekim (talk · contribs · blocks · protections · deletions · page moves · rights · RfA). However, it appears that the deletion was improper because there were some non-copyvio versions in the history, so I restored the good versions of both articles. Happy editing! east.718 at 04:00, March 7, 2008

Talk:Hydrolyzed collagen[edit]

Hi there, I've replied to your comment there. Tim Vickers (talk) 20:46, 14 May 2009 (UTC)


Concerning this edit: It is incorrect to use a capital P and a capital C in this context. It should be "In popular culture", with a capital initial "I" and the rest in lower case. This is codified in Wikipedia:Manual of Style. The first letter of a section heading is capital; the rest are capital only when there's a reason to capitalize them. Being an initial letter in a section heading is not such a reason. Look around Wikipedia and you'll see this. Michael Hardy (talk) 17:46, 26 June 2009 (UTC)

July 2012 Study of authors of health-related Wikipedia pages[edit]

Dear Author/Inhumandecency

My name is Nuša Farič and I am a Health Psychology MSc student at the University College London (UCL). I am currently running a quantitative study entitled Who edits health-related Wikipedia pages and Why? I am interested in the editorial experience of people who edit health-related Wikipedia pages. I am interested to learn more about the authors of health-related pages on Wikipedia and what motivations they have for doing so. I am currently contacting the authors of randomly selected articles and I noticed that someone at this address edited an article on Arthrography. I would like to ask you a few questions about you and your experience of editing the above mentioned article and or other health-related articles. If you would like more information about the project, please visit my user page ( and if interested, please reply via my talk page or e-mail me on Also, others interested in the study may contact me! If I do not hear back from you I will not contact this account again. Thank you very much in advance. Hydra Rain (talk) 16:41, 19 July 2012 (UTC)

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