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My sigh in IRC...[edit]

...was not addressed at you. I hope that's not why you quit. It was addressed at a previous comment. My apologies if it came off as directed at you. Philippe (WMF) (talk) 05:26, 1 February 2010 (UTC)

Oh, alright, I thought I was being a nuisance. PoeticVerse (talk) 04:35, 3 February 2010 (UTC)
Philippe's such a meanie-poo! (joke). Bawolff 04:39, 7 February 2010 (UTC)

Contest[edit]

You should consider joining the contest. Cheers, Mikemoral♪♫ 20:26, 6 February 2010 (UTC)

I joined just now. How does it work? PoeticVerse (talk) 04:30, 7 February 2010 (UTC)
Basically write articles. Add [[category:PoeticVerse (WWC2010)]][[category:Writing contest 2010]] to the bottom of any article you write. If it gets published, you get points (how many varies depending on how long it is, there is a gadet in special:preferences to see how many points you'd get). After an article is published, it gets added to WN:WWC2010LOG. Person with the most points at some time in april, wins. Since your late entering, you're going to be playing some catch up, but there is still lots of time left, and some of the people aren't submitting as many now as they were at the begining. The most important thing is to have fun. Cheers. See Wikinews:Writing contest 2010 for the full details. Bawolff 04:38, 7 February 2010 (UTC)

Your article[edit]

I nominated you article, US East Coast devastated by blizzards, for speedy deletion because there was already and article, Major snowstorm sweeps across Eastern US. Please do not give up and continue your work on Wikinews. Mikemoral♪♫ 20:37, 6 February 2010 (UTC)

Quite understandable. Sorry for failing to notice the original. PoeticVerse (talk) 04:24, 7 February 2010 (UTC)
There's no problem. :) --Mikemoral♪♫ 05:24, 7 February 2010 (UTC)

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Good luck!

If you has signed up in the beginning, my bot would have delivered this, but here's the necessary information. Happy editing, Mikemoral♪♫ 05:22, 7 February 2010 (UTC)

  • I'd suggest prodding Tempodivalse (talk · contribs) to tot up your points that aren't on the scoreboard. Xe's been keeping on top of that; I haven't. --Brian McNeil / talk 02:38, 8 February 2010 (UTC)

Writing contest newsletter: week 2[edit]

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Contest newsletter: weeks 3-4[edit]

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Contest newsletter[edit]

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Wikinews Writing Contest Newsletter[edit]