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Sorry, reguarding this "big change" i can do anything by myself because i really don't know the argument and, seeing the chrono, i've not understood "where" or "when". If you retain that somebody changed some true facts, you can add a request and explain the details here or here.
Notes: Remember that Wikipedia is not a primary source or a reference itself. PS: Please, avoid to copy and paste text from other websites (it is copyright violation). Thanx. --Dэя-Бøяg 03:54, 28 December 2010 (UTC
OK will do. But just so you know...This page has been the same with minor changes here or there for years. This year on 10-5-2010, someone made a change and was not required to cite any references or proof. They just went in and changed the original artists of the song to the Irish Rovers, and no one questioned it or asked them for factual backup. And it's not true! I know Wikipedia is all about getting things right, so this needs to be changed.
Then on December 21 someone else did the same thing, only this time they said that the song was re-recorded so to avoid making royalty payments. No factual proof or references, and besides what they write was purely subjective and not factual anyway. So I am hoping I can get these 2 incidents "undone". I feel like the guilty party here, and actually I don't understand how these 2 changes were allowed to be made. (I now understand why you were asking ME to back up my statements with facts! But why didn't these people have to do the same? Anyway I will try going to the place you directed me to and THANK YOU so much for your help!!! So sorry to have to bother you with this.
The problem we have is that millions of people believe what they read here, and re-qoute you. Dr. Elmo was on tour and had to keep answering the question "I didn't know the Irish Rovers originally recorded the song." Anyway I think you get the idea. Thank you for listening. FRUSTRATING! Pam Thank you! Pam (----)
Your addition to Elmo Shropshire has been removed, as it appears to have added copyrighted material to Wikipedia without permission from the copyright holder. For legal reasons, we cannot accept copyrighted text or images borrowed from other websites or printed material; such additions will be deleted. You may use external websites or publications as a source of information, but not as a source of article content such as sentences or images. Wikipedia takes copyright violations very seriously and persistent violators will be blocked from editing. You added text which is found at http://www.cybergrass.com/modules.php?name=News&file=print&sid=8201. JamesBWatson (talk) 11:09, 28 December 2010 (UTC)
Dr. Elmo Shropshire
No, I am not the owner or operator of Dr. Elmo's website, nor have I made very many edits lately to Wiki pages related to him. I'm a fan & have several of his albums; that's how I know that certain songs appeared on them. I am unable to help you, so please don't look to me for answers.