Wikipedia talk:Chesterton's fence

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I've never seen an article on a topic of interest turned into a sermon for Wikipedia editors.

First section is really good, and the second section is a really good sermon! (Seems I'm not logged in. Will fix that if need be.) (talk) 00:30, 16 June 2015 (UTC)

It's not an article ... it's a project-space essay. Of course it's going to be a sermon. Daniel Case (talk) 21:34, 21 November 2015 (UTC)

Make this a normal article[edit]

This ought to be NPOV-ified and then made into an article in it's own right. Chesterton's Fence doesn't just apply to political reform but also to engineering and many other disciplines. --BenMcLean (talk) 14:49, 6 August 2015 (UTC)

It can be both. Feel free to start an article if you've got sources. Daniel Case (talk) 21:33, 21 November 2015 (UTC)

The section directed at wikipedia editors[edit]

Not sure what the purpose of this is.

Suggest deletion? — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 02:19, 26 August 2016 (UTC)

It grew out of a couple of XfDs where people didn't research what they were nominating for deletion, causing a great deal of hurt from those who understood its purpose when they did.

My goal has been to extend this into a longer, clearer essay at some point. Daniel Case (talk) 20:27, 8 September 2016 (UTC)