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About this editor[edit]

  • For better security, I created another account User:BusterD public, which I used to log on from remote and portable locations
  • Constructions I started or influenced can be found here
  • My edit count as BusterD, and as BusterD public; my administrator stats are here
  • Pages I wanted to construct or improve can be found here
  • I prefer to discuss most changes on article talk pages for fullest transparency of process.
  • A page containing analogies I saw used (some by myself), can be seen here.
  • Even this page has been vandalized 32 times. Thanks, vandalfighters!

Intention, method, and goal[edit]

Precise construction

conveys exact assertion,
but grasping snowflakes
fallen on outstretched fingers
wants infinite forgiveness.

About my contributions[edit]

But Did You Know...

... that Alexander Hamilton Bowman helped build Fort Sumter and later served as the superintendent at West Point during the American Civil War? (02:40, 22 April 2009 (UTC))

... sportswriter Dick "Scoop" Gordon earned his nickname for reporting at The Daily Princetonian in 1930, and filed his last sports story for the Villager in 2008? (08:00, 6 August 2011 (UTC))

... that College Football Hall of Fame inductee Jim Holder set the NAIA record in 1963 for most yards gained in a season, rushing for 1775 yards in just ten games? (08:00, 15 August 2012 (UTC))

... that Hollywood stunt coordinator and second unit director Allan Graf played offensive guard for the undefeated NCAA national champion USC Trojans football team in 1972? (16:00, 13 July 2012 (UTC))

... that the annual Gary Con gaming convention in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin originated as a get-together for friends and family after the March 2008 funeral for Dungeons & Dragons creator Gary Gygax? (00:00, 30 January 2014)

... that U.S. Navy Captain John Hoskins (pictured), his foot severed by explosion aboard USS Princeton (CVL-23) during the Battle of Leyte Gulf, became first commander of the new USS Princeton (CV-37) the next year? (00:00, 8 September 2015 (UTC))

... that Cologne-born character actor Erwin Hiller, portraying the Frenchman Marcel Hillaire, toured U.S. college campuses with a one-man stage show celebrating French literature? (06:11, 2 December 2014 (UTC))

... that the English physicist and television technology developer Boris Townsend (pictured) described colour television as a "judicious combination of human imperfections and clever technical solutions"? (15:00, 19 January 2018 (UTC))

... that before she entered the U.S. Army in 1942, Jane Douglass White, a songwriter for soldier's shows, had already composed the tune which would become the official "Song of the Women's Army Corps"? (00:00, 8 July 2021 (UTC))

This editor is a Labutnum of the Encyclopedia and is entitled to display this Book of Knowledge with Coffee Cup Stain, Cigarette Burn, Chewed Broken Pencil, Sticky Note, Bookmark, and Note from Jimbo.

User:BusterD has been identified as an Awesome Wikipedian,
and therefore, I've officially declared today as BusterD's day!
For being such a beautiful person and great Wikipedian,
enjoy being the Star of the day, dear BusterD!


A record of your Day will always be kept here.

(May 3, 2009)

The Barnstar of Awesomeness
As my personal thank you for your enrichment of the project with your very many good article contributions and your unfailingly sensible input in discussions at every level, please accept this exquisitely tasteful, but distinctly unmilitary, barnstar.  Roger Davies talk 12:19, 8 September 2009 (UTC)

The Resilient Barnstar
Your courage and patience at your Rfa are commendable and I am confident that should you decide to seek the tools in the future, you will be awarded them. MONGO 01:28, 28 December 2011 (UTC)
The Random Acts of Kindness Barnstar
Your kindness is appreciated. Abt7217tc (talk) 05:32, 8 October 2012 (UTC)
The Original Barnstar
For your labor intensive AfD nomination of multiple pointless lists. Thank you. Niteshift36 (talk) 22:15, 7 June 2013 (UTC)
The Civility Barnstar
Happy New Year Montalban (talk) 08:43, 1 January 2014 (UTC)
The Special Barnstar
Thank you, BusterD! I enjoyed your visit to our school and hope our Wikipedia page on Riverview School comes out well! Thank you for the WikiKitten! KBSully (talk) 00:54, 8 May 2014 (UTC)
Riverview Researchers Club Barnstar of Excellence
BusterD, thank you for your contributions on Silver Lake Joint School District 1. Your work is appreciated. Because of your contributions and tips/pointers on our page, I honor you with the newest barnstar on Wikipedia! KBSully (talk) 17:13, 8 May 2014 (UTC)

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