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BeefDaeRoastLXG

Username
BeefDaeRoastLXG (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
talk:white_people (filter log)
Description
So I was trying to point out that white people might go extinct. Not being racist btw. But I can't post it somehow. I'll just leave the post here:

We are so rich and individualistic that we don't create much offspring anymore. White people get on average maybe one child. Not even mentioning the mixing with other races. If nothing happens we will die out or get heavily mixed up with other races. I mean, arabs for example still create huge families like seven children per woman so they might be much more represented in the future. I'm not trying to be racist though (FYI).

So I was wondering: would it be worth mentioning in this article if I could gather some reliable sources or no?

Date and time
10:15, 25 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments
Wikipedia is not a forum; therefore, not a false positive. --Jasper Deng (talk) 20:18, 4 July 2015 (UTC)

KwonFury

Username
KwonFury (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
Jurassic Park (film score) (filter log)
Description
Tried to add in information with referencing about a remix that was released of the Jurassic Park score. Upon trying to save changes, it came back with the following error, "An automated filter has identified this edit as potentially unconstructive, and it has been disallowed."
Date and time
18:57, 25 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments
This is precisely the kind of content that it's supposed to stop, since virtually all edits adding multiple occurrences of "shit" are vandalism. Of course, you were adding it appropriately (I've added it for you), but situations like this are quite rare; I can't imagine how the filter can be trained to accept this kind of edit without accepting lots of vandalism. Nyttend (talk) 12:27, 29 June 2015 (UTC)

70.39.186.118

Username
70.39.186.118 (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
Page not specified
Description
Date and time
05:03, 26 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments
Why were you trying to remove that content? Jackmcbarn (talk) 15:53, 26 June 2015 (UTC)

Praveenvats

Username
Praveenvats (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
paina (filter log)
Description
save page
Date and time
23:37, 26 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments

Why were you trying to remove this content?--5 albert square (talk) 22:22, 28 June 2015 (UTC)

Praveenvats

Username
Praveenvats (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
user paina uttar pradesh (filter log)
Description
save page
Date and time
23:45, 26 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments

Why were you trying to blank someone else's talk page?--5 albert square (talk) 22:24, 28 June 2015 (UTC)

94.5.154.97

Username
94.5.154.97 (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
Page not specified
Description
Correct infomation about wissett wines & add what the catchment schools are.94.5.154.97 (talk) 19:45, 27 June 2015 (UTC)
Date and time
19:45, 27 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments

Indeed appears to be a false positive. If you have a reference to back this up I suggest that you post on the talk page asking for the edit to be made.--5 albert square (talk) 22:27, 28 June 2015 (UTC)

209.92.119.18

Username
209.92.119.18 (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
Page not specified
Description
Date and time
20:26, 27 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments

Nope you were vandalising.--5 albert square (talk) 22:30, 28 June 2015 (UTC)

Heepman1997

Username
Heepman1997 (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
21st Century Schizoid Man (filter log)
Description
Trying to add a line about the South African band Suck's cover of the tune: "*South African band Suck covered the song on their sole album Time to Suck in 1970.". I think the word "Suck" triggers it.
Date and time
12:33, 28 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments
You're probably right on the thing that triggered it. A false positive, but edits of this sort are virtually never good, so I don't know how we could improve the filter. In the mean time, I've added the content that you were trying to add. Nyttend (talk) 01:23, 29 June 2015 (UTC)

ANI attock

Username
ANI attock (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
Tayyab Miladi (filter log)
Description
Date and time
11:46, 29 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments
  • You're trying to create an article without any sources or categories in it. Please see Wikipedia:Your first article for how to create a new article. I'd also mention that the subject of your article appears to be yourself, and doesn't look notable. Black Kite (talk) 12:19, 29 June 2015 (UTC)
  • The filter stopped you because you were using ~~~~ as a way of formatting the page. Unfortunately, this is not technically practical; our software converts four tildes into the signature of whatever editor last edited the page (I'm typing it at the end of this comment), and to get it to appear as four tildes, you'd have to add a bit of extra coding that wouldn't be helpful. Please use a different kind of formatting. Nyttend (talk) 12:22, 29 June 2015 (UTC)

Vholford

Username
Vholford (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
Peter Schiff (filter log)
Description
In the section labeled On Taxation The author's post states that Schiff supports a flat tax that would abolish all deductions, including the Home Mortgage interest deduction... I was trying to point out that listing one deduction is a blatant attempt to manipulate the reader and does not belong in an honest article. If the author has an opinion he should express it as an opinion.
Date and time
16:03, 29 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments
You should discuss that on the article's talk page not in the article. All the best: Rich Farmbrough, 22:36, 4 July 2015 (UTC).

Daniel198119811981

Username
Daniel198119811981 (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
teamviewer (filter log)
Description
I was trying to put a link
Date and time
15:15, 30 June 2015 (UTC)
Comments
No you weren't. What were you even trying to create?--Jasper Deng (talk) 20:17, 4 July 2015 (UTC)
To create an external link see Help:Link. Complex markup is not needed, wanted or acceptable. All the best: Rich Farmbrough, 22:39, 4 July 2015 (UTC).

Mrzinn138

Username
Mrzinn138 (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
Eric LeCompte (non-profit) (filter log)
Description
I am trying to insert references to news articles Eric LeCompte has written or was mentioned.
Date and time
19:20, 1 July 2015 (UTC)
Comments
I added the ref you were unable to. All the best: Rich Farmbrough, 23:04, 4 July 2015 (UTC).

2A02:1205:C688:71D0:BD91:64DF:51BA:A87B

Username
2A02:1205:C688:71D0:BD91:64DF:51BA:A87B (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
User:Kaze no Ryu Ogawa Ha Bugei (filter log)
Description
This article is horseshit. This school is a Brazilian invention. It's fake. Pure lies. No historical facts support this story. This is someone who learned his techniques from a video and sells it as Koryu. For the trained eye, very easy to see that this ain't bujutsu. For the layman; here you can find some arguments and facts: http://www.aikiweb.com/forums/archive/index.php/t-13028.html Please delete this page. It is an insult to Japanese culture and to those who go to Japan to actually train the real Koryu.
Date and time
23:56, 1 July 2015 (UTC)
Comments
The page has since been deleted (although not for the reason you wanted it to be). Next time please use the processes of WP:CSD or WP:MFD.--Jasper Deng (talk) 20:15, 4 July 2015 (UTC)

68.146.52.234

Username
68.146.52.234 (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
Talk:The Jerry Lewis Show (filter log)
Description
I deleted a comment I had made a few minutes earlier after realizing it was based on erroneous information and was no longer needed (and I reverted the corresponding edit I had made to the main article). As it happened to be the only comment on the Talk Page, it was flagged as a positive, though I was not prevented from deleting it. I do not know whether my editing as an IP had anything to do with it.
Date and time
00:07, 2 July 2015 (UTC)
Comments
That's fine, maybe we can tweak the filter to be more forgiving when people delete their own comments. All the best: Rich Farmbrough, 23:08, 4 July 2015 (UTC).

2601:C2:4100:15DF:69A0:17F0:5AC5:80C

Username
2601:C2:4100:15DF:69A0:17F0:5AC5:80C (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
WCHK (AM) (filter log)
Description
Adding new Radio Personalities, Steve Bramham and Dick Byrd
Date and time
13:52, 2 July 2015 (UTC)
Comments

%7B%7Bsubst%3Acurrentuser%7D%7D

Username
[[User:%7B%7Bsubst%3Acurrentuser%7D%7D|%7B%7Bsubst%3Acurrentuser%7D%7D]] ([[User talk:%7B%7Bsubst%3Acurrentuser%7D%7D|talk]] · [[Special:Contribs/%7B%7Bsubst%3Acurrentuser%7D%7D|contribs]]) (filter log)
Page you were editing
Allied Joint Force Command Brunssum (filter log)
Description
Made "Brunssum" a link and indicated that it is in the Netherlands, also linking to the country's article.
Date and time
10:50, 4 July 2015 (UTC)
Comments

Kelmyster

Username
Kelmyster (talk · contribs) (filter log)
Page you were editing
The Durmanhoth Clan Wiki (filter log)
Description
added a table to our new page and a link, now cant edit.
Date and time
00:34, 5 July 2015 (UTC)
Comments
Page deleted. Wikipedia isn't a free webhost for your gaming clan. Acroterion (talk) 00:55, 5 July 2015 (UTC)