User talk:Sourcecode

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Fred Durst photo[edit]

Hi there, Sourcecode! Can you please tell me how you determined that the image Image:Fred-Durst.jpg is in the public domain? I can't see any mention of it at the site you mentioned [1]. Thanks! --Diberri | Talk 14:58, Sep 12, 2004 (UTC)

Contrary to popular belief, an author (or photographer, artist, etc.) does not have to explicitly copyright his/her work in order for it to be copyrighted. That is, copyright is implied unless the work is expressly placed in the public domain. So unless you can find a notice that the image is in the public domain (or is already licensed under the GFDL), Image:Fred-Durst.jpg cannot be used on Wikipedia. --Diberri | Talk 16:09, Sep 12, 2004 (UTC)

Image:On-The-Road-manuscript.jpg[edit]

I have added Image:On-The-Road-manuscript.jpg to Wikipedia:Possibly unfree images. As Diberri noted above, the absence of a copyright notice does not necessarily mean the image is in the public domain. Taco Deposit | Talk-o to Taco 20:15, Feb 18, 2005 (UTC)

Image:Pronunciation-of-Poutine.wav listed for deletion[edit]

An image or media file that you uploaded or altered, Image:Pronunciation-of-Poutine.wav, has been listed at Wikipedia:Images and media for deletion. Please see the discussion to see why this is (you may have to search for the title of the image to find its entry), if you are interested in it not being deleted. Thank you. — Insanity Incarnate 04:30, 24 November 2007 (UTC)

Update: Please ignore the previous post. I removed the nomination (It wasn't really worth deleting). — Insanity Incarnate 21:00, 24 November 2007 (UTC)

ArbCom elections are now open![edit]

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