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If you are from Wikipedia originally, you may want to check out this article:
David Tribe 02:14, 3 April 2007 (CDT)
All images I upload are mine, unless otherwise noted. David L Green 23:13, 6 May 2007 (CDT)
David, on the upload template where it says source, don't remove it. Place there where you got it. If you made it, say so, Thanks, Stephen Ewen 23:33, 17 May 2007 (CDT)
- Also, you keep uploading images as GFDL and a Creative Commons. Are you trying to dual license them or is this a mistake? Stephen Ewen 23:36, 17 May 2007 (CDT)
- I guess it's a mistake. I thought they were the same thing. The upload process is pretty complicated and is not very intuitive. I think it needs to be simplified (for all us gheezers who didn't grow up with computers). David L Green 22:15, 18 May 2007 (CDT)
- No problem. Just choose one license, the freer the better, as described in the drop-down menu at Special:upload. Stephen Ewen 22:21, 18 May 2007 (CDT)
BTW, these images you have been uploading are beautiful. :-) Stephen Ewen 21:23, 19 May 2007 (CDT)
- Thank you. David L Green 21:36, 19 May 2007 (CDT)
Party! You're invited!
Hi David — Your neighbourhood Mistress of Ceremonies here. I noticed you working on the wiki and added your name. Don’t forget to come on over to the party and sign in at one of the categories! Aleta Curry 16:45, 9 January 2008 (CST) say ‘hi’ to me here.
Hey David, don't be afraid to bring your wikipedia articles here. I would actively encourage you to do this. Look at the Barbara McClintock article, it is very similar to the wikipedia version and approved. Chris Day (talk) 22:39, 9 January 2008 (CST)
Hi David! It's all happening!
Spanish Civil War
Thanks for the much needed spelling and grammar corrections to the Spanish Civil War article i've been working on. I'm curious, however, as to why British English is been translated to American English; e.g, Favour to favor. Its not a big problem of course, but may be in the future as Citizendium grows. Regards, Denis Cavanagh 12:42, 27 April 2008 (CDT)
The article was mixed and I was attemting to make it consistent. Feel free to change it, if I was in error. David L Green 13:34, 27 April 2008 (CDT)
Thats fine David. Its not something I care terribly about (The British V American English debate that is) but I recognise many don't feel the same way and so had to ask. Cheers, it does look much more professional and consistent now! Denis Cavanagh 14:09, 27 April 2008 (CDT)
I'm beginning to feel like you're my personal grammar corrector! Seriously though, thanks very much, I tend to be lazy when it comes to things like this. I've been doing my most recent additions in MS word, to tweak out any spelling/grammar mistakes. Doesn't catch them all though! Denis Cavanagh 21:26, 29 April 2008 (CDT)
- Didn't feel persecution at all in any sense, more honoured than anything else. Thanks again. Denis Cavanagh 21:51, 29 April 2008 (CDT)
Just a hello...
...from one beekeeper to another. I've enjoyed your pictures and entries! Marielle Fields Newsome 18:39, 5 June 2008 (CDT)
Thanks for the photo at the top of the Amish article!
Now you wouldn't happen to have a photo of a typical Amish one-room schoolhouse (not Nickel Mines). There is an article on Wisconsin v. Yoder and I think such a photo would enhance that page. If not there, then there might be an article on the Amish schools controversy someday. James F. Perry 18:01, 14 June 2008 (CDT)
I'm sorry. I have some Amish photos but none of a schoolhouse. Unfortunately I've been on vacation, and this note came just after we had been in Amish territory. I will look for one next time. David L Green 21:13, 26 June 2008 (CDT)
Hi, David. In a recent revision of the Chiang article, you changed the word "coop" to "ally." I think the original author probably just misspelled "coopt." Do you think it should be changed to that instead? (To me, "coopt" isn't quite the same as "ally" -- among other connotations, it suggests something sneaky and nasty, which fits the Generalissimo's methods just fine!) Bruce M.Tindall 15:46, 6 July 2008 (CDT)
- That's it! I couldn't figure out what was meant. Your explanation makes sense. David L Green 16:07, 6 July 2008 (CDT)
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