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This is my talk page :) please pot new post at the top, thanks

It seems to me[edit]

"It seems to me..." [1] Could you just remove this speculation on your part? It ruins your entire comment when you end it so. --Ronz (talk) 23:49, 13 August 2010 (UTC) <--( moved to top by me per request that new massages subjects are located at the top thanks) --Nightseeder (talk) 16:20, 16 August 2010 (UTC)

Moved here per request by you (It seems to me (forgive the assumption) that you might have become so locked down against editing this page (with good reasons because there was a lot of COI here), that it has become a reflex reaction for you to object to any edit of this page (see earlier attempts by me to add the info about the patents above), maybe you should take a minute and ask yourself, would this person be of notability if the InfoSpace law suit would have not happened, if the answer is no, then he is clearly notable for one event, per WP:BIO1E, if the answer is (in all honesty) yes, then please elaborate as to why. --Nightseeder (talk) 16:36, 16 August 2010 (UTC)
Thanks! If you'd like explanations rather than just making assumptions, let me know.
Basically, I want contributing editors to get away from just repeating the inappropriate behavior and pov of the ones we've blocked. Naveen Jain is not a good article to inexperienced editors because of the past and current problems. Eventually, someone is going to get tired of the sockpuppetry and take stronger action. Myself, I'd rather get some good discussion on the talk page that can be used for reference. Since the good discussions are so rare, maybe I should lecture more? Probably a good idea. I'll try it.
I believe I've answered your WP:BIO1E and WP:BLP1E concerns multiple times now on the article talk page. I can add more details if needed. --Ronz (talk) 18:13, 16 August 2010 (UTC)
Please don't make nonsensical claims such as, "which you keep ignoring" [2]. Such statement appear inappropriate, especially in light of comments like my one just above this. --Ronz (talk) 19:52, 19 August 2010 (UTC)
This is not a "nonsensical claims" as you call it, it is a valid point since in spite of you repeatedly claiming to address subjects you do not (unless I'm missing something). --Nightseeder (talk) 23:49, 19 August 2010 (UTC)
Yes, it appears you are indeed missing something, as you offer. Specifically, you miss my comments on the very subject that you appear to want me to address. --Ronz (talk) 00:02, 20 August 2010 (UTC)

In the future, note the edit summary [3] and ask for an explanation if you don't understand. I referred to WP:TALK, referring to Wikipedia:Talk#New_topics_and_headings_on_talk_pages and WP:TPO. --Ronz (talk) 23:49, 19 August 2010 (UTC)

Thanks! [4] At least we have that behind us. --Ronz (talk) 23:57, 19 August 2010 (UTC)

Clement Finch[edit]

Your version of the Finch article is far more comprehensive than what I worked on, and I would have no objection of laying it over the present version. There are a couple of typos and it's more encyclopedic to refer to hims as "Finch", rather than "Clement", but that's just nitpicking. I would also suggest looking over the present article and seeing how references are used (and reused), as your version uses bare links and references the same sources multiple times. My search through the Hematology archives showed dozens of individuals who could benefit from the same treatment that you have given Finch, and there are plenty of holes hear to be filled. Welcome to Wikipedia and thanks for all your efforts. Please let me know (on my talk page) if I can help you with anything. Alansohn (talk) 21:53, 26 July 2010 (UTC)

File source and copyright licensing problem with File:HeroIcon.jpg[edit]

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Hi and thanks for the taking notice, in fact it was a mistake and I want to delete said file but don't know how (I have edited the description to show my intentions), again thanks --Nightseeder (talk) 21:10, 15 July 2010 (UTC)


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Thanks for the milk :) Pianotech 00:07, 13 July 2010 (UTC)


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Thanks for the Cookies :P yum :P, now all I need is a tall glass of cold milk --Nightseeder (talk) 23:59, 12 July 2010 (UTC)

Speedy deletion nomination of InfoSpace (Dot Com crash)[edit]

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Thanks for the message. In fact I didn't delete the article, I tagged it for deletion. If you click on InfoSpace (Dot Com crash) you will see that it was actually deleted by User:JamesBWatson on the basis that it was an Unnecessary fork of InfoSpace and G10: Attack page.... If you wish, you can ask at WP:DRV for the deletion to be reviewed. – ukexpat (talk) 18:49, 25 August 2010 (UTC)
Hi, is there a way for me to read your article? Maybe you can put some of that content into the Naveen Jain bio page to make it a real bio? ValkyrieOfOdin (talk) 01:31, 26 August 2010 (UTC)
The article I made was more about the event surounding the InfoSpace "crash" and not specifically about Naveen (though he was mention extensivly, but only in his relation to the event in question). As far as showing you the article I made, I'm not sure if it is possible (as far as Wiki Rules are concerned), but if I get an second opinion from someone (see my answer to JamesBWatson below) I will post it as a draft page on my userpage and inform you about it. --Nightseeder(Chat). 23:09, 26 August 2010 (UTC)
I was going to place a "talkback" tag here to direct you to a comment on my talk page. However, in view of the above discussion I have decided again to copy my comment here.
There is room for debate on when it is justified to create a new article which covers a particular aspect of a topic already covered in an existing article. If that were the only issue I would be perfectly willing to undelete the article so that it could be discussed before it is finally decided whether it should be allowed to stay. However, that is not the only issue, as the article was tagged by Ukexpat for deletion as an attack page. Having looked at the content of the article I had to agree with Ukexpat. The article was written entirely to express a negative point of view about a company, and did not give a balanced, objective account. That was in itself sufficient reason for deletion, and it would not be acceptable to restore such an article, even for discussion. The speedy deletion policy explicitly states that an attack on a living person should not be restored, and although this was about a company rather than a person, it could be taken as an attack on the people responsible for the actions referred to, so I think I have to take the same line in this case. JamesBWatson (talk) 10:51, 26 August 2010 (UTC)
Though I was trying to describe the even in a neutral matter, I can understand where you come from. though the article was about a negative event so there is boned to be some negativity to it. The reason I made the article in the first place was to navigate the discussion about Naveen Jain and his relation to the InfoSpace event to one place (per the suggestion in WP:BIO1E and WP:BLP1E) and I still believe that an article about the even will beater serve Wiki rather then a little bit about the event here and there.--Nightseeder(Chat). 23:09, 26 August 2010 (UTC)
In regard to ValkyrieOfOdin, request above to see the article. Would it be OK to post the draft of it on my userpage (somewere like User:Nightseeder/draft/InfoSpace_DCC_Draft) and maybe get a chance to rework on it and bring it to a more acceptable form? --Nightseeder(Chat). 23:09, 26 August 2010 (UTC)

Talkback from Dr. Lords[edit]

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Sorry for the first, and Thanks for the latter :). ~ Dr. Lords (talk) 21:00, 26 August 2010 (UTC)

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