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Today[edit]

"1904 – Chris Watson became the first Australian Prime Minister from the Australian Labour Party, and the first Labour Party prime minister in the world." Okay, maybe this is due to the fact that I'm an American, but I just don't see how "the first Labour Party prime minister in the world" matters. Are Labour Parties in various countries necessarily connected or even similar? I mean, there are many parties called Democratic Party or Republican Party but I would not necessarily expect them to be anything like the parties of those names that I choose candidates from during elections and don't see that the "first particular elected official from a party of such-and-such a name" would have any meaning considering the probable variations of policies of the parties and the actual variation in the situations in the countries they are active in. Things that could be core issues in one country may be very minor in others. --Khajidha (talk) 11:33, 27 April 2017 (UTC)

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  • "1887 – A week after being arrested by the Prussian Secret Police, French police inspector Guillaume Schnaebelé (pictured) was released on order of German Emperor William I, defusing a possible war." - needs a "the" between "released on" and "order of" and another "the between "order of" and "German" DuncanHill (talk) 00:41, 27 April 2017 (UTC)
It would probably be better to call him Wilhelm I rather than William I as well. So my proposal is "A week after being arrested by the Prussian Secret Police, French police inspector Guillaume Schnaebelé (pictured) was released on the order of the German Emperor Wilhelm I, defusing a possible war" DuncanHill (talk) 00:43, 27 April 2017 (UTC)
"The"s added, but I kept to "William" because that is what he is called in the title of, and throughout, our article. BencherliteTalk 08:25, 27 April 2017 (UTC)
  • "1952 – Japan and China signed the Treaty of Taipei to officially end the Second Sino-Japanese War, seven years after fighting in that conflict ended due to World War II." - needs to make clear it was the Republic of China and not the People's Republic of China that signed the treaty. DuncanHill (talk) 00:41, 27 April 2017 (UTC)
  • "2008 – The Trump International Hotel and Tower in Chicago, at the time the world's highest residence above ground-level at 1,389 feet (423 m), held its full service grand opening." - suggests that there were other residences above ground-level at 1,389 feet which were not as high. Suggest "The Trump International Hotel and Tower in Chicago, at 1,389 feet (423 m) above ground-level the world's highest residence at the time, held its full service grand opening". DuncanHill (talk) 00:57, 27 April 2017 (UTC)
    • Put the height in brackets instead, which I think works slightly better in terms of not putting too much emphasis on the precise detail of the height. BencherliteTalk 08:25, 27 April 2017 (UTC)
  • "1789 – About 1,300 miles west of Tahiti, Fletcher Christian, master's mate on board the Royal Navy ship Bounty, led a mutiny against the ship's commander William Bligh." - Both Fletcher Christian and Mutiny on the Bounty say he was actng lieutenant at the time of the Mutiny. DuncanHill (talk) 01:02, 27 April 2017 (UTC)

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Really, really glad that Sergio Garcia has finally progressed past the main page. I cannot overstate how much joy this brings me. The pictures need more frequent rotation than Sergio got after winning the Masters three weeks ago. Yes! Stormy clouds (talk) 17:13, 24 April 2017 (UTC)

  • Unfortunately, there's not a lot we can do when there are not free images available from the other stories on ITN. In this case, there weren't - and then it took 8 days for a suitable story to arrive there. Black Kite (talk) 17:39, 24 April 2017 (UTC)

Earth Day March for Science[edit]

Thousands of people around the world have organized & marched, surely that is something worthy of making the ITN section? The article seems fleshed out enough to be featured under ITN.

Being discussed here. ansh666 00:40, 24 April 2017 (UTC)
And thousands isn't enough. So this is likely to not be posted due to sorely lacking in notability.--WaltCip (talk) 12:19, 24 April 2017 (UTC)

The free encyclopedia that anyone can edit?[edit]

The following discussion is closed. Please do not modify it. Subsequent comments should be made on the appropriate discussion page. No further edits should be made to this discussion.

Blocked users cannot edit Wikipedia. Can there be an asterisk so it says "Welcome to Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia that anyone can edit*" and at the bottom say "*not blocked users"? UpsandDowns1234 (🗨) (My Contribs) 21:21, 24 April 2017 (UTC)

Asked and answered here: [1]. --Floquenbeam (talk) 21:30, 24 April 2017 (UTC)

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Green on black skin fix[edit]

Special:Permalink/777332855 contains a fix for the Wikipedia:Green on black skin. — Dispenser 15:28, 26 April 2017 (UTC)

Done. and a few other minor changes that should make it easier to override some of these properties. —TheDJ (talkcontribs) 22:53, 26 April 2017 (UTC)