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Just saw this Buzzfeed article http://www.buzzfeed.com/moniquemelendez/beyonce-and-becks-fans-got-into-a-full-scale-wikipedia-war-o#.wlO05keJb and thought I'd share it with you considering it has to do with Wikipedia! -Enarowski (talk) 02:07, 10 February 2015 (UTC)
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Men of All Colors Together Boston Chapter
Hi, I understand this article was intended to be part of an education program? Unfortunately it appeared to in part an unambiguous copyright infringement of this site, so it had to be deleted. I'm admittedly not that familiar with how the education programs work on Wikipedia (you can ask anything at the education noticeboard), but copyright infringement is not acceptable in any capacity – anywhere on the wiki. Furthermore, it's probably best to keep the article in the user or draft space while work is being done on it, especially when it seems chiefly promotional as this one did, or if there's question the organization is notable. The patrollers are quick to tag articles with major fallacies for speedy deletion, and that surely will put a damper on the educational experience. Again the folks over at WP:EDUN will be able to tell you more. Thanks for your understanding! — MusikAnimal talk 22:00, 13 March 2015 (UTC)
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- Nataliewarther, howdy!
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- User20159, howdy! BTW: the convention is to post to the bottom of things so the flow is sorted by time. -Reagle (talk) 20:56, 17 September 2015 (UTC)
Hi Professor!! Still a little confused and lost on wikipedia, but I hope to become more than comfortable navigating this platform by the end of the semester!! Alexisvictoria93 (talk) 23:17, 17 September 2015 (UTC)
Hey Professor. I'm getting used to the wikipedia stuff, however, it won't let me join the course page. Also, the "Lie Witness" news clip from class reminded me of this one. Check it out if you haven't seen it! -Torma616 (talk) 04:06, 18 September 2015 (UTC)
- Torma616, let's investigate the course page thing. And, yes, the Penn & Teller show Bullshit was fun. -Reagle (talk) 10:23, 18 September 2015 (UTC)
Hi Professor Reagle! This is smfredd, or Sara Fredd. I am brand new to Wikipedia and am slowly picking things up around here, so hopefully I can become wiki-fluent rather soon. Smfredd (talk) —Preceding undated comment added 13:22, 18 September 2015 (UTC)
Hiya Professor! Just getting used to the general layout of Wiki as an editor and I must say it appears very promising! I'm genuinely excited about this semester because it really looks like there's something new to learn everyday. See you in class! Anussbaumer (talk) 15:18, 18 September 2015 (UTC)
Hi Professor Reagle! Does Casper have an Instagram? You can check out my aggressive pet parenting in the form of Cappy's Instagram account, viewable here ! Wikibicki (talk) 13:25, 22 September 2015 (UTC)
- Wikibicki, very cute! Casper is on Twitter, Facebook, and Youtube. He's in the office today too! -Reagle (talk) 13:30, 22 September 2015 (UTC)
Hi Professor Reagle! I re-registered into the class listing and withdrew my name but my other username "ahnc24" is still posted, is it possible for you to delete that? I tried on my end but it's still there! Cheers! - Ahn.cha (talk) 11:24, 22 September 2015 (UTC)
- Ahn.cha, I think I removed the account, let me know if it's still showing come Friday -Reagle (talk) 21:04, 22 September 2015 (UTC)
Hello Professor Reagle :) I know I am more than a little late to the game, but I figured a late hello is better than none at all..so hi, and I hope that you have a wonderful weekend. Natawhee7 (talk) 21:40, 25 September 2015 (UTC)
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