User talk:Kyle sb

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Sources for Greg Hall[edit]

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Tas electorates[edit]

Kyle, I hate to discourage your editing, but I have reverted your additions to the five Tasmanian federal electorate articles. The state electorates of the same names are different entities and should have separate articles. I suggest:

Regards Adam 10:46, 8 December 2005 (UTC)

Kyle, I think the way you have done the Franklin article is excellent. I see by the way we have very similar interests (except perhaps river systems). Perhaps we should start Labor Wikipedians. Adam 12:35, 8 December 2005 (UTC)

Image:Ivan_dean.jpg[edit]

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Dealing with vandalism[edit]

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I got to go sorry—Preceding unsigned comment added by 151.198.210.30 (talkcontribs) 17:49, 22 December 2005

Lin Thorp[edit]

I'm assuming that this edit was meant to refer to 2005 (or else I've mysteriously lost a few months!). Ambi 05:26, 22 February 2006 (UTC)

Yes, (thanks if you have changed it). I was just writing in another article "will face election in 2006". It was still on my brain. Time doesnt fly that fast... --Kyle sb 16:29, 22 February 2006 (UTC)

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Hi Kyle[edit]

Greetings, I'm not a 100% sure, but I think the 3 you removed, from the Paul Hindenburg article, is referencing the quotes from the book at the very bottom of the article. How's the weather in Tasmania? Dr. Dan 20:01, 3 March 2006 (UTC) p.s. If I'm correct, will you replace it, or should I?

Well I thought that (3) might reference something, like a quote. However I couldn't see any evidence of that and it wasn't in brackets, linked or anything. You can change it, if it's not supposed to be there. The weather in Tasmania is muggy and hot today, about 26 degrees:P. Kyle sb 07:12, 4 March 2006 (UTC)

Good Work[edit]

Well done on the 2006 Tassie election article. Maustrauser 11:38, 16 March 2006 (UTC)

Tasmanian Election[edit]

Kyle, I am not sure if this comment should just be added to my talk page, or duplicated on yours . . .

Regarding my recent edits to Tasmanian legislative election, 2006 I removed that statement 'The Liberals gained a 4.5% swing, despite making no real gains in the election' because the Liberals did make a "real gain" in the election - their primary vote increase. The amount of swing they got is specified elsewhere in the sentence "The Liberal primary vote rose by 4.5% to 32%." so it did not need to be stated twice. Also, speculation about them possibly picking up a seat (slim chance) could conflict with the "no real gain statement". Peter C Talk! 06:27, 21 March 2006 (UTC)

Replied on user page

Kyle, your edits on this article are good. Keep up the good work. Peter C Talk! 10:15, 29 March 2006 (UTC)

Map of Lyons[edit]

Looks fine to me. Are we going to hold our three seats in Franklin? Adam 07:11, 21 March 2006 (UTC)

Done. Ambi 23:23, 22 March 2006 (UTC)

Opposition Leaders[edit]

It's a work in progress. I was about to run out of laptop battery, so I had to save then or I'd lose it. I'm just about finished the list now - I'll have it posted in a couple of minutes. Ambi 06:32, 1 April 2006 (UTC)

Done now. I just need to disambiguate the names and add a bit about the position. :) Ambi 06:36, 1 April 2006 (UTC)

Block[edit]

I'm sorry Kyle; that was my understanding of blocking policy as well. If you can specify your IP I can unblock you. Unfortunately when an IP is blocked there can be collateral damage such as this; as it is meant to prevent an anon from circumventing the block by creating/editing from accounts. - RoyBoy 800 06:16, 4 April 2006 (UTC)

Circumcision Userbox[edit]

You may find a userfied version of the deleted box in my user space at User:Tomyumgoong/ubx/nocirc, feel free to subst or transclude it if you wish. Tomyumgoong 07:22, 24 April 2006 (UTC)

Titles in electorates[edit]

Hi,

Would you like to give feedback on the use of titles in electorates?

Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Australian politics/Electorates#Titles in member lists

-- Newhoggy | Talk 04:51, 18 May 2006 (UTC)

Welcome to VandalProof![edit]

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My user page[edit]

Thanks for reverting that so fast! -- Steel 01:17, 8 June 2006 (UTC)

BIRTHDAYS![edit]

Hi on ur user page u have a userbox that has ur birthday in it. how do u get a userbox with ya birthday in it? ps im from tassie to!

Image:Kyle sb political ideology.JPG listed for deletion[edit]

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Image:Saturday lottery ticket Tasmania.JPG listed for deletion[edit]

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June 2007[edit]

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Request for comment[edit]

Hello. I am wondering if you'd like to contribute to this discussion to help in coming to a consensus, as I feel that this is an important thing to do before the federal election. Thanks! Frickeg 23:43, 18 September 2007 (UTC)

Replaceable fair use Image:William_Cox_Governor.jpg[edit]

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Unreferenced BLPs[edit]

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File source problem with File:Thomas Chapman Tas.jpg[edit]

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