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"StAr TrEk InTo DaRkNeSs" listed at Redirects for discussion edit

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Sorry edit

Please excuse all my reverts. I see you have been adding lots of vital articles to the list but the bot has not yet caught up. I think I've self-reverted all of them now. — Martin (MSGJ · talk) 09:52, 26 January 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]

That's fine. I was closing discussions on subpages of WT:VA5 (huge backlog) and used WP:RATER to add the |vital= parameter to talk pages, but unfortunately the Rater tool does not allow me to supply a custom edit summary to explain what I was doing. feminist🇭🇰🇺🇦 (talk) 14:11, 26 January 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]

It's been a long time! edit

Feminist! When was the last time that I got to say hello to you?!! It's been quite some time since we've talked, and I hope you're doing well and that life is treating you with nothing but happiness. I just wanted to drop by and leave you a message to let you know that I was thinking about you. Have a great weekend. :-) ~Oshwah~(talk) (contribs) 17:08, 27 January 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thank you for your kind words, Oshwah. I'm doing fine, thank you. feminist🇭🇰🇺🇦 (talk) 17:42, 27 January 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]

9-1-1 edit

Hi, thank you for acting as closer at this discussion. I'm a bit perplexed, however, by the close. You counted the votes 5-3, but reading the discussion, this is not the case:

User:kashmiri (OP, implied support)
User:Walrasiad (weak support)

User:162 etc.
User:Awesome Aasim (supported status quo, or 911)

WP:CONSENSUS is not simply vote-counting. That being said, I'm not convinced that this discussion led to a consensus to move. 162 etc. (talk) 17:20, 30 January 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Thanks for bringing up the opinion of Awesome Aasim, I did misinterpret his comment supporting the move. I have updated my closure to reflect that.
Indeed, consensus is not vote-counting. That is why I also considered the strength of the arguments in my closure. As I stated in my closure, the "Oppose" arguments cited WP:NATURAL, but failed to make a case for why the use of an alternative name should be preferred over WP:PARENDIS for the article. Awesome Aasim in particular did not explain at all why he chose to Oppose having the disambiguation in the title. Therefore, I considered the oppose arguments to generally be weaker than the support arguments. feminist🇭🇰🇺🇦 (talk) 02:54, 31 January 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]

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Category:Substack writers has been nominated for deletion edit


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Improve Level 3 vital articles to Featured Article status edit

Hi, looks like an awesome challenge :) Signing up – I'm going to try my best to get Henry Ford up there. Thanks! TLA (talk) 23:21, 11 February 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Good luck! feminist🇭🇰🇺🇦 (talk) 02:21, 12 February 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Thanks for offering another vital articles reward, only just noticed it! I think targeting level 3 but with the higher bar of featured status is a great idea. the wub "?!" 17:10, 19 February 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]

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"Reliability of Urban Dictionary" listed at Redirects for discussion edit

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The Society VA5 talk page edit

Next time, when you make that many proposals at once, please make them subsections of one big talk page section. This is called a batch proposal. Having so many different sections on the page at once is a bit overwhelming, especially for users on mobile devices. For an example of a batch proposal, see this discussion. Thanks, QuicoleJR (talk) 17:25, 28 February 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]

I'll restructure some of my proposals into batch proposals. Thanks. feminist🩸 (talk) 02:04, 29 February 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]
@QuicoleJR: done, hope this makes the page easier to navigate. feminist🩸 (talk) 02:19, 29 February 2024 (UTC)Reply[reply]

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