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Features and admins

By seresin, 11 November 2008

Administrators

No users were granted admin status via the Requests for Adminship process this week.

Bots

Three bots or bot tasks were approved to begin operating this week: Nallimbot (task request), MifterBot I (task request), and Techman224 Interwiki Bot (task request),.

Featured pages

Three articles were promoted to featured status this week: Kevin O'Halloran (nom), 1923 FA Cup Final (nom), and USS Constitution (nom).

Twelve lists were promoted to featured status this week: List of PGA Championship champions (nom), List of Bay Area Rapid Transit stations (nom), List of San Diego Padres Opening Day starting pitchers (nom), List of number-one Billboard Top Latin Albums of 2004 (nom), List of mergers and acquisitions by Apple (nom), List of awards and nominations received by Bloc Party (nom), List of Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Opening Day starting pitchers (nom), List of awards and nominations received by Ne-Yo (nom), List of awards and nominations received by Radiohead (nom), and List of mergers and acquisitions by Symantec (nom), Walter A. Brown Trophy (nom), List of St. Louis MetroLink stations (nom).

No topics were promoted to featured status this week.

No portals were promoted to featured status this week.

The following featured articles were displayed on the Main Page this week as Today's featured article: Delhi, John McCain and Barack Obama (both on the same day), Group, Mario Vargas Llosa, Komodo dragon, "Just My Imagination (Running Away with Me)", and Priestfield Stadium.

Former featured pages

No articles, lists, or topics were delisted this week.

Featured media

The following featured pictures were displayed on the Main Page this week as picture of the day: Skyline of Hong Kong, Seals of the United States, Cosmic microwave radiation, Trevi Fountain, Glen Canyon, David Herold, and Bicoloured Antbird.

No sounds were featured this week.

No featured pictures were demoted this week.

Two pictures were promoted to featured status this week and are shown below.




Also this week:

2008 fundraiser — ArbCom elections — Book review — Search engine — Board resolutions — News and notes — Dispatches — Features and admins — Technology report — Arbitration report


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