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DYK for Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology[edit]

Updated DYK query.svg On 11 January 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology by Leah Remini was noted by The Huffington Post as the first book by a celebrity to cover their perspective of Scientology as a former member? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.

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DYK for Pinchinthorpe railway station[edit]

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Schwede66 00:01, 21 January 2017 (UTC)

DYK for Ibn Marzuq[edit]

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DYK for The Field of Fight[edit]

Updated DYK query.svg On 23 January 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article The Field of Fight, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that in The Field of Fight, new US National Security Advisor Michael T. Flynn argues that Bolivia, China, Cuba, Nicaragua, North Korea, Russia and Venezuela are allied with Al-Qaeda and ISIS? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/The Field of Fight. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, The Field of Fight), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.

Schwede66 12:01, 23 January 2017 (UTC)

Your GA nomination of Central Saint Giles[edit]

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Your GA nomination of Cassel, Nord[edit]

Hi there, I'm pleased to inform you that I've begun reviewing the article Cassel, Nord you nominated for GA-status according to the criteria. Time2wait.svg This process may take up to 7 days. Feel free to contact me with any questions or comments you might have during this period. Message delivered by Legobot, on behalf of Shearonink -- Shearonink (talk) 14:20, 3 February 2017 (UTC)

Talkback[edit]

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Hello, Prioryman. You have new messages at Talk:Central Saint Giles/GA1.
Message added 14:57, 3 February 2017 (UTC). You can remove this notice at any time by removing the {{Talkback}} or {{Tb}} template.

There are some referencing issues in the article that need to be corrected before I can finish up my GA Review. Thanks. Shearonink (talk) 14:57, 3 February 2017 (UTC)

Your GA nomination of Central Saint Giles[edit]

The article Central Saint Giles you nominated as a good article has been placed on hold Symbol wait.svg. The article is close to meeting the good article criteria, but there are some minor changes or clarifications needing to be addressed. If these are fixed within 7 days, the article will pass; otherwise it may fail. See Talk:Central Saint Giles for things which need to be addressed. Message delivered by Legobot, on behalf of Shearonink -- Shearonink (talk) 15:02, 3 February 2017 (UTC)

File:Westminster abbey west summer.jpg listed for discussion[edit]

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Central Saint Giles[edit]

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...Wikipedia Good Article!! Shearonink (talk) 18:41, 8 February 2017 (UTC)

Your GA nomination of Central Saint Giles[edit]

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Cassel, Nord[edit]

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Your GA nomination of Cassel, Nord[edit]

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DYK for Super V-2[edit]

Updated DYK query.svg On 20 February 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Super V-2, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the Super V-2 was a French project to develop the V-2 rocket into a long-range missile, one version of which was capable of striking targets as far away as Russia? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Super V-2. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Super V-2), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.

Mifter (talk) 12:03, 20 February 2017 (UTC)

March Madness 2017[edit]

G'day all, please be advised that throughout March 2017 the Military history Wikiproject is running its March Madness drive. This is a backlog drive that is focused on several key areas:

  • tagging and assessing articles that fall within the project's scope
  • updating the project's currently listed A-class articles to ensure their ongoing compliance with the listed criteria
  • creating articles that are listed as "requested" on the project's various task force pages or other lists of missing articles.

As with past Milhist drives, there are points awarded for working on articles in the targeted areas, with barnstars being awarded at the end for different levels of achievement.

The drive is open to all Wikipedians, not just members of the Military history project, although only work on articles that fall (broadly) within the military history scope will be considered eligible. More information can be found here for those that are interested, and members can sign up as participants at that page also.

The drive starts at 00:01 UTC on 1 March and runs until 23:59 UTC on 31 March 2017, so please sign up now.

For the Milhist co-ordinators. Regards, AustralianRupert (talk) & MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 07:24, 26 February 2017 (UTC)

Guisborough Helmet site pic[edit]

Hi Prioryman, sorry to bother you ... in your useful pic here of the bridge abutments where the helmet was found, can I just ask you please: (1) is it taken about here, which would mean that (2) the house that looks as if it ends the road is actually on that LH bend before the farm, and (3) is it publicly accessible or do you get shouted at by angry farmers etc? Streetview only just turns the corner into the road and there's a sign but I can't see if it says "enter and die" or "all welcome, the kettle's on" ... I was thinking on some future visit to the area I should go look. Likewise, having only really started thinking about the helmet I should go and look at it at the BM! All info gratefully received, cheers, DBaK (talk) 23:06, 4 March 2017 (UTC)

It's not a great picture I'm afraid, I took it near dusk so the light wasn't good, but I'm glad it was useful. To answer your questions: (1) you've got the location exactly right - the pic was taken just south of the abutments; (2) not sure what you mean; starting at the junction with the roundabout, the road runs past a garden nursery, does a sharp right-turn and finishes at Barnaby Grange Farm, past the abutments; (3) yes, it's publicly accessible; the road is actually a fragment of the old Guisborough-Middlesbrough road that was replaced by the present dual carriageway just to the south. There's not actually much to see at the site and since there is no public access beyond the farm it's a dead end both by car and on foot. The helmet itself is well worth seeing though, I saw it in the BM only a couple of weeks ago. Prioryman (talk) 06:55, 5 March 2017 (UTC)
Well if I am ever up there with good camera and better lighting I might try to improve on it but don't hold your breath! Yours is just fine. Thanks very much for the replies - that's most encouraging. Sorry about (2) being confusing: I meant that when I looked at your photo I initially believed that it depicted a straight road which simply terminated at that house, but I see now that that was wrong. This has been very interesting for me - it's over on the "wrong" side of town for me although we would, I am sure, have driven along that old road towards Middlesbrough many times before it was dualled. I'm now ridiculously excited about the helmet and will definitely have to go and admire it down the road here! Thanks again for your kind response - it's been most interesting and enlightening. Cheers DBaK (talk) 18:15, 5 March 2017 (UTC)

A barnstar for you![edit]

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Well done answering Jimbo's call for an article and producing Tax status of Scientology in the United States! — xaosflux Talk 02:40, 5 March 2017 (UTC)

DYK for Ashkelon dog cemetery[edit]

Updated DYK query.svg On 6 March 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Ashkelon dog cemetery, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the Ashkelon dog cemetery, which contains possibly thousands of dog burials, may have been created by an ancient cult that treated dogs as healers? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Ashkelon dog cemetery. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Ashkelon dog cemetery), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.

Mifter (talk) 12:02, 6 March 2017 (UTC)

DYK for Tax status of Scientology in the United States[edit]

Updated DYK query.svg On 13 March 2017, Did you know was updated with a fact from the article Tax status of Scientology in the United States, which you recently created, substantially expanded, or brought to good article status. The fact was ... that the Church of Scientology used espionage, front groups, private detectives, and over 2,500 lawsuits to gain tax exemption in the United States? The nomination discussion and review may be seen at Template:Did you know nominations/Tax status of Scientology in the United States. You are welcome to check how many page hits the article got while on the front page (here's how, Tax status of Scientology in the United States), and it may be added to the statistics page if the total is over 5,000. Finally, if you know of an interesting fact from another recently created article, then please feel free to suggest it on the Did you know talk page.

Mifter (talk) 00:03, 13 March 2017 (UTC)

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DYK for Chanctonbury Ring[edit]

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A barnstar for you![edit]

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Nice work on Chanctonbury Ring - the article had been on my hitlist for a long, long time. Very nice rewrite - at a glance looks good for GA to me. All the best, Simon Burchell (talk) 09:09, 19 March 2017 (UTC)
Thanks! Prioryman (talk) 10:11, 19 March 2017 (UTC)

Excellent article. Feel free to add it to Wikipedia:The 10,000 Challenge.♦ Dr. Blofeld 11:38, 19 March 2017 (UTC)

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If you think it's a bad idea I will accept that. And then you don't even need to review it. But please take a look. Thanks. 7&6=thirteen () 18:13, 23 March 2017 (UTC)

2017 Attack and Lee Rigby[edit]

Just to let you know that Rigby wasn't the last previous attack: the 2015 Leytonstone tube station attack was the last proper attack, and the 2016 IED at Greenwich the last "incident" (police terminology for all events, whether leading to loss of life or not). - The Bounder (talk) 11:51, 25 March 2017 (UTC)

Leytonstone wasn't a terrorist attack. The perpetrator was mentally ill, and he was tried for attempted murder, not terrorism. See [1]. The 2016 Greenwich IED incident may also be related to mental illness, but in any case the accused perpetrator has not been charged with an act of terrorism.[2] Prioryman (talk) 11:56, 25 March 2017 (UTC)

Precious five years![edit]

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Five years!

--Gerda Arendt (talk) 07:07, 26 March 2017 (UTC)

Thanks, Gerda! :-) Prioryman (talk) 19:27, 27 March 2017 (UTC)

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Are we GTG? 7&6=thirteen () 20:06, 26 March 2017 (UTC)

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DYK for New Palace Yard[edit]

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Mifter (talk) 00:01, 3 April 2017 (UTC)

DYK for Schloss Bruchsal[edit]

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Mifter (talk) 00:03, 5 April 2017 (UTC)

Barnstar for Schloss Bruchsal[edit]

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I award you this Barnstar for your work on Schloss Bruchsal and making it an excellent article...Wikipedia at its best! SethWhales talk 17:48, 5 April 2017 (UTC)
Thank you! Prioryman (talk) 23:15, 5 April 2017 (UTC)

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Bismuth phosphate process article[edit]

The Bismuth phosphate process was not used on spent fuel. The reason is that the uranium slugs were pushed through long before the fuel was spent. Low burn up was minimise breeding of plutonium-240, which tends to pre-detonate. For each hundredweight of uranium you get a few pounds of fission products and a few ounces of Pu. Hawkeye7 (talk) 02:31, 20 April 2017 (UTC)

Ah OK, thanks for the clarification. Prioryman (talk) 06:27, 20 April 2017 (UTC)