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Timeline of senescence research[edit]

Some editors here may be interested in this article and its AFD. --Randykitty (talk) 01:38, 11 May 2016 (UTC)

Missing Afd alert[edit]

Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Alimihan Seyiti. DerbyCountyinNZ (Talk Contribs) 06:03, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

Since our friendly banned and blocked users have been busy lately...[edit]

... I thought my esteemed fellow editors might find informative an excerpt from a source added [1] by one of them to the Robert Young article:

"Robert Young (real name) was a kid who corrected people's grammar at the age of two and then grew into the kind of adult who brags about his former precociousness in conversation." [2]

EEng 13:52, 12 June 2016 (UTC)

I get that this is properly sourced, and I hate to be a spoilsport, but WP:BLP and WP:UNDUE probably apply here. Also WP:SHOOTINGFISHINABARREL. David in DC (talk) 15:19, 15 June 2016 (UTC)
It goes without saying that this would be just one part of a larger, balanced presentation. EEng 16:20, 15 June 2016 (UTC)

Check it out[edit]

I'm typing on a cellphone with big meaty claws so I'm not gonna try to put a link in here. But I just noticed a new BLP/N thread that might be of interest. It touches on sourcing issues for longevity lists. David in DC (talk) 03:58, 30 July 2016 (UTC)

I can't find anything at WP:BLP/N. EEng 04:33, 30 July 2016 (UTC)
Here. This is basically "The GRG ranks supercentenarians, anyone not "ranked" by the GRG should not be ranked. DerbyCountyinNZ (Talk Contribs) 05:22, 30 July 2016 (UTC)
OK, so I'm blind. EEng 05:25, 30 July 2016 (UTC)