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The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXV (March 2008)[edit]

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DYK[edit]

Updated DYK query On 4 April, 2008, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Chai Trong-rong, which you created or substantially expanded. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page.

Cheers, Daniel (talk) 06:22, 4 April 2008 (UTC)

Updated DYK query On 5 April, 2008, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Economic history of Taiwan, which you created or substantially expanded. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page.

--Daniel Case (talk) 04:10, 5 April 2008 (UTC)

Taiwan ministries[edit]

Hi, I noticed that you moved some ROC Ministries to Taiwan Ministries. So I placed a request to also move Ministry of Education (Republic of China) to Ministry of Education (Taiwan) for you. You may discuss at Talk:Ministry of Education (Republic of China). Thank you. --Neo-Jay (talk) 08:48, 6 April 2008 (UTC)

Thank you for your discussion at Talk:Ministry of Education (Republic of China). I am really neutral on the ROC/Taiwan issue and fully respect whatever consensus reached at Wikipedia:Naming conventions (Chinese). I just want to unify the standards and avoid potential disputes or endless edit war. Many thanks for your tolerance. --Neo-Jay (talk) 00:59, 7 April 2008 (UTC)

Fair use rationale for Image:SportsAC.svg[edit]

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Kaohsiung[edit]

Can be please keep all articles on Kaohsiung in one template please. Ther ei sno need to have the districts template seperate ♦Blofeld of SPECTRE♦ $1,000,000? 16:27, 7 April 2008 (UTC)

Thats better. City plates should be drawn up for all the Taiwanese cities, ♦Blofeld of SPECTRE♦ $1,000,000? 18:36, 7 April 2008 (UTC)

DYK[edit]

Updated DYK query On 15 April, 2008, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Su Huan-chih, which you created or substantially expanded. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page.

Cheers, Daniel (talk) 02:30, 15 April 2008 (UTC)

News! Tag & Assess 2008 is coming ...[edit]

Milhist's new drive – Tag & Assess 2008 – goes live on April 25 and you are cordially invited to participate. This time, the task is housekeeping. As ever, there are awards galore, plus there's a bit of friendly competition built-in, with a race for bronze, silver and gold wikis! You can sign up, in advance, here. I look forward to seeing you on the drive page! All the best, --ROGER DAVIES talk 11:15, 23 April 2008 (UTC)

Republic of China Good Article Review[edit]

Jerrch,

You may wish to join this discussion on the GA status of the Republic of China article. [1] Cheers, Majoreditor (talk) 11:20, 24 April 2008 (UTC)

Fair use rationale for Image:DPP-Taiwan.svg[edit]

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The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXVI (April 2008)[edit]

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Project directory[edit]

You may have a point regarding the multiple listings of the projects in several locations. But that was the format of the existing directory, so we would probably want consensus before altering the existing system. Regarding the size of the directory, there are currently over 1300 separate WikiProjects and groups doing assessments, and an uncounted number that don't do assessments, so with all the listings it will take a while for the directory to load, particularly for the geographical pages, given the number of projects which directly and indirectly relate to given countries. In fact, that was the reason I started with those pages. The rest should be easier to deal with. The purpose of the multiple listings is to allow people who have a particular interest in a given country or subject to know all the groups which believe that they deal with that subject, while at the same time keeping the size of the directory pages as small as possible with the shorter texts required for the redirect listings. If you want to change the format of the directory, or the amount of material in a given page, I'm not sure there would necessarily be any objection to that, but it should be discussed first, probably on the talk page of the WikiProject Council, whose subpages the directory is in. John Carter (talk) 14:52, 3 May 2008 (UTC)

Good article review of Chen Chi-mai[edit]

Hi Jerrch - I've completed a good article review of Chen Chi-mai. I've placed it on hold while improvements are made to the article. My full review can be found on the article talk page. I've watchlisted the talk page, so feel free to leave any comments or ask any questions there. Regards, Sarcasticidealist (talk) 09:38, 8 May 2008 (UTC)

Hi, sorry to bug the GAN backlog is rather bad...have you had a chance to take a look at the GA review here? dihydrogen monoxide (H2O) 08:07, 12 May 2008 (UTC)

TfD on Template:Politics of the Republic of China sidebar[edit]

just a quick thing, not sure if you know: when you add a TfD template you need to put it in <noinclude></noinclude> tags ;) thanks! ninety:one 19:44, 16 May 2008 (UTC)

6/1 DYK[edit]

Updated DYK query On 1 June, 2008, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Shih Chih-wei, which you created or substantially expanded. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page.

--Bedford Pray 03:49, 2 June 2008 (UTC)

The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXVII (May 2008)[edit]

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6/24 DYK[edit]

Updated DYK query On 24 June, 2008, Did you know? was updated with a fact from the article Chiang Peng-chien, which you created or substantially expanded. If you know of another interesting fact from a recently created article, then please suggest it on the Did you know? talk page.

--Daniel Case (talk) 03:00, 24 June 2008 (UTC)

Kaohsiung bus[edit]

SupporttoBioBus (talk) 07:03, 24 June 2008 (UTC)

The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXVIII (June 2008)[edit]

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A discussion[edit]

A discussion on Should WikiProjects get prior approval of other WikiProjects (Descendant or Related or any ) to tag articles that overlaps their scope ? is open here . We welcome you to participate and give your valuable opinions. You are receiving this note as you are a member of WikiProject Council -- TinuCherian (Wanna Talk?) - 12:34, 8 July 2008 (UTC)


Baseball at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Team squads[edit]

Dear Jerrch - Can you please create the article : "Baseball at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Team squads"? I think it is already the right time, since most countries have announced the roster for 2008 Olympics baseball. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 60.248.60.118 (talk) 07:09, 18 July 2008 (UTC)

WikiProject Baseball Newsletter[edit]

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The Military history WikiProject Newsletter : Issue XXIX (July 2008)[edit]

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GA review of Chai Trong-rong[edit]

I've completed a review of Chai Trong-rong. MY comments are visible at the review page. At this time I've placed the article on hold as there are some minor to medium issues with it. Overall it appears to be a good article put together with diligence and competence. Hopefully the issues can be worked out and we can pass the article soon! Protonk (talk) 02:47, 3 August 2008 (UTC)

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Motto of the day[edit]

Hello, I notice you're using one of the {{motd}} templates, run by Wikipedia:Motto of the day. You may have noticed that some of the mottos recently have been followed by a date from 2006, or on occasion simply "Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia". The reason for this is that Motto of the day is in some very serious need of help. Participation in the project, which has never been especially high, has dropped considerably over this past summer, to the point we have had several days where no motto was scheduled to appear at all. Over the past several weeks, I've been the only editor scheduling mottos at all, but there aren't enough comments on some of these mottos to justify their use. If we do not get some help - and soon - your daily mottos will stop. In order for us to continue updating these templates for you, we need your help.

When you get a chance between your normal editing, could you stop by our nominations page and leave a few comments on some of the mottos there, especially those that do not have any comments yet? This works very simply; you read a motto, decide whether or not you like it, and post your opinion just below the motto. That's it - no experience required, just an idea of what you personally like and what you feel reflects Wikipedia and its community. If you do have past experience with the project, then please close some of the older nominations once they've got a decent consensus going. There are directions on the nominations page on how to do this.

If you have any questions, please let me know, or post on the project's talk page. I'm looking forward to reading your comments on the suggested mottos, and any additional suggestions you'd like to make. Until then, happy editing! Hersfold (t/a/c) 03:30, 4 September 2008 (UTC)

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Rivers in Taiwan[edit]

Please let me know if there is anything wrong with "rivers in Taiwan"? It is the most unambiguous term. "Rivers of Taiwan" can (but not always) imply that Taiwan is a sovereign state but rivers in Taiwan cannot. If you want a country, then let's change to title to "list of rivers of the Republic of China".

You may think that Taiwan is a country (regardless of the sovereign issue). I don't, and I don't think I represent a marginal view as the majority of the people in Taiwan prefer a status quo. This is the status quo: Taiwan's status is ambiguous. Picking a name such as "Rivers in Taiwan" to sidestep Taiwan's status is the right thing to do to avoid edit wars.

I have a feeling that you are here on Wikipedia to pursue a Taiwan independence agenda, and in some cases, at the expense of Wikipedia's quality. Another example is your insistence on "Taiwan national baseball team". I read the talks. For some reason, you insist on a name that doesn't even exist in Chinese! The official Chinese name as you know is the "National baseball team of the Republic of China", and the official English name is "Chinese Taipei Baseball Team". Check their official website. If you argue that the content of the article has more than just the Olympics "Chinese Taipei" team, then let's revert the article back to its proper name, the name that the team calls itself by: "National baseball team of the Republic of China".

It is curious to me that you accuse others of playing politics in that article. That's essentially, in my view, what you are doing by insisting on a name that doesn't exist so there is a "Taiwan national" phrase in it.

I await your response on "rivers in Taiwan".--pyl (talk) 04:41, 29 September 2008 (UTC)

Thanks for your reply.

You may accuse me of pursuing a Taiwan independence agenda, but I can as well accuse you of pursuing a Chinese reunification agenda. So what is the point of this?

I think there is a category of people who prefers the status quo and I think I made it clear that I belong there. You appear to be making the generalisation that Pan-green people tend to make: if you are not with me, you must be a pro-reunificationist. If I am working forwards reunification, I would have changed the title to "Rivers of the Taiwan Area of China", or "Rivers of Taiwan, China". There is nothing pro-reunification about "Rivers in Taiwan".

You are saying that "Taiwan is a country" may not be a majority view, therefore it is more neutral to use "Rivers in Taiwan" instead of "of Taiwan." However, it is also not a majority view that "Taiwan is not a country." Any implication that Taiwan is not a country (such as sidestepping its status) could also violate NPOV.

Sidestepping its status can violate NPOV? That's interesting. The fact that Taiwan's status doesn't get definied violates NPOV? I don't see you making a protest on articles such as "Political Status of Taiwan", "Legal Status of Taiwan" or any other articles that have a conclusion that Taiwan's status is ambiguous. You seriously think that there is anything wrong with a neutral title such as "Rivers in Taiwan"? If you do, I guess we can't have articles mentioning things like "Taipei 101 is a building in Taiwan". It must be mentioned as "Taipei 101 is a building of Taiwan".

The article Taiwan national baseball team is not just about the team under IOC. The team competed under various names including Republic of China and Taiwan. According to the common name conventions, using Taiwan would be most appropriate because we are not using the "official name" (which doesn't even exist in English) anyway. Another example would be Hong Kong national baseball team; it is not having a problem with its neutrality, is it?--Jerrch 02:28, 1 October 2008 (UTC)

Are you seriously saying that ordinary readers who read the title as well as the article "Hong Kong national baseball team" would think that Hong Kong is a country? I think that's an extreme POV and the possibility should be safely discounted. Comparing the Hong Kong independence movement with the world famous Taiwan independence movement is quite inappropraite.

Please read the talks that I put up under that article. The nationality of the team is so distorted no reasonable readers can understand it any more. For the sake of readers and the quality of the encyclopaedia, I think we should just use the neutral term of Chinese Taipei. The official name of "National baseball team of the Republic of China" does exist in English if you translate it properly. If you argue that it doesn't, I guess things like "Hoping Road" or "Kaohsiung" can't exist either because the name is named the Chinese way. However, "Taiwan National Baseball Team" doesn't even exist in Chinese. It is a totally made up term that has no Chinese parallels. I don't think we need to argue that NPOV policy supercedes the common name convention, do we?--pyl (talk) 04:23, 1 October 2008 (UTC)

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Someone is trying to allow a guideline that Wikipedia may state that Taiwan is part of China[edit]

You've contributed a lot to Taiwan related articles. You may be interested in this: Wikipedia_talk:Naming_conventions_(Chinese)#Identification_of_common_names_using_external_references. Readin (talk) 13:35, 31 October 2008 (UTC)

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Request for help[edit]

I thought it might be a good idea to run a contest or two through the Countries WikiProject to attract editors to improve country coverage on Wikipedia, especially the country outlines.

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Military history coordinator election[edit]

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WikiProject Military history coordinator election[edit]

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WikiProject Military history coordinator election[edit]

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Asian 10,000 Challenge invite[edit]

Hi. The Wikipedia:WikiProject Asia/The 10,000 Challenge has recently started, based on the UK/Ireland Wikipedia:The 10,000 Challenge and Wikipedia:WikiProject Africa/The 10,000 Challenge. The idea is not to record every minor edit, but to create a momentum to motivate editors to produce good content improvements and creations and inspire people to work on more countries than they might otherwise work on. There's also the possibility of establishing smaller country or regional challenges for places like South East Asia, Japan/China or India etc, much like Wikipedia:The 1000 Challenge (Nordic). For this to really work we need diversity and exciting content and editors from a broad range of countries regularly contributing. At some stage we hope to run some contests to benefit Asian content, a destubathon perhaps, aimed at reducing the stub count would be a good place to start, based on the current Wikipedia:WikiProject Africa/The Africa Destubathon which has produced near 200 articles in just three days. If you would like to see this happening for Asia, and see potential in this attracting more interest and editors for the country/countries you work on please sign up and being contributing to the challenge! This is a way we can target every country of Asia, and steadily vastly improve the encyclopedia. We need numbers to make this work so consider signing up as a participant! Thank you. --Ser Amantio di NicolaoChe dicono a Signa?Lo dicono a Signa. 04:54, 20 October 2016 (UTC)