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::That kind of stuff can be boring. Having something to do does not always equal not being bored. {{Unsigned|Galladeon}}
 
::That kind of stuff can be boring. Having something to do does not always equal not being bored. {{Unsigned|Galladeon}}
 
:::We don't really care if you're bored, so long as you don't sit around here all day filling up the RecentChanges with nonsense edits on your talk page. {{bp|Talk abuse|Policy says rawr!}} &mdash; <small>[[User talk:The dark lord trombonator|<font color="#0000C8">THE TROM</font></small>]] &mdash; 02:51, 24 May 2009 (UTC)
 
:::We don't really care if you're bored, so long as you don't sit around here all day filling up the RecentChanges with nonsense edits on your talk page. {{bp|Talk abuse|Policy says rawr!}} &mdash; <small>[[User talk:The dark lord trombonator|<font color="#0000C8">THE TROM</font></small>]] &mdash; 02:51, 24 May 2009 (UTC)
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==One simple rule.==
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You can save everyone a lot of trouble by remembering this. If you're discussing the ''subject of the article'' (that is, HeartGold and SoulSilver), you want to head over to the forums (bmgf.bulbagarden.net). If you're discussing the ''article itself'' (that is, clarifying an oddly-worded statement or asking if confirmed information should be added or not), then you should use the talk page. Just watch your step a little, and you'll be fine. --[[User:Martonimos|((<font color="#008000">Marton</font>]] [[User talk:Martonimos|<font color="#50C878">imos</font>))]] 17:45, 24 May 2009 (UTC)

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Welcome

Welcome to Bulbapedia, Galladeon!

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Thank you, and have a good time editing here!PokeManiac102 17:20, 25 March 2008 (UTC)

I'd like to point out that some of that welcome can be rather insulting. I'm fairly sure everyone knows how to get a capital P. If they don't, why are they editing Bulbapedia? Galladeon 02:39, 24 May 2009 (UTC)
Wouldn't it be nice if that was true? That's the old welcome, dude. {{welcome}}THE TROM — 02:51, 24 May 2009 (UTC)

Hi

about the anime Pokémon, i reverted your edits because unless abilities are confirmed even if that species can only have one ability, we dont put it in the infobox thanks--D i o n 2 4 :D :D :D 05:43, 17 May 2009 (UTC)

OK buddy.

Quit adding all that speculation. You put speculation on the HGSS talk page when it's clearly explained that it goes in the forums. And then you inserted speculation in this article. This is just a warning to give you a heads-up. Continue to insert speculation, and I will see to it that a sysop blocks you. Thank you. --AT 21:48, 23 May 2009 (UTC)

Disregard this, please. AT was wrong. There is no need to continue arguing over this.--RexRacer 23:21, 23 May 2009 (UTC)
Who said anything about us still arguing about it? And if AT was wrong, then why isn't my addition to the HGSS talk page being allowed? Galladeon 23:23, 23 May 2009 (UTC)
We have a policy that says no. There are forums you can go to for things like that edit, as you were told multiple times. — THE TROM — 23:32, 23 May 2009 (UTC)
You mean this policy? "Talk pages should never be blanked, nor have any comments removed (this includes the welcome), by the user whose page it is, nor by anyone else, unless all that is on the page is off topic spam (consult an administrator first), or a personal attack against the user." My addition does not fall under that, nor does my question on Scott's talk page. Galladeon 23:39, 23 May 2009 (UTC)
He means this page: Talk abuse. --PsychicRider 23:43, 23 May 2009 (UTC)
I fail to see how that relates to the issue. Galladeon 23:47, 23 May 2009 (UTC)
It does, however, fall under Talk pages on Bulbapedia are usually for discussion on an article or template. They may be used to ask about a certain aspect that a reader is uncertain about in an article, poll others for an opinion on what the article should contain, or, in rare cases, discuss the subject of the article in question. Keep in mind, however, that talk pages are not forums for discussion; any comments irrelevant to the article may be removed. Comparisons between things are forum-like discussion, and asking about Scott's car are not what talk pages are meant for. Discussion about the article, not the subject of the article. And yes, talk abuse fits here as well. — THE TROM — 23:48, 23 May 2009 (UTC)
"They may be used to ask about a certain aspect that a reader is uncertain about in an article". That sounds like the Scott's car thing to me. Galladeon 23:53, 23 May 2009 (UTC)
OK, here's an answer. It's a cartoon car. It's red. It's a convertible. It may have aspects of real cars, but in actuality it was probably something the animators made up. Happy now? — THE TROM — 00:22, 24 May 2009 (UTC)
-.- Galladeon 00:24, 24 May 2009 (UTC)

Talk Page Comments

Please don't erase talk page comments for no reason. Trust me, you do NOT want to end up like Big Johnno, who got into an edit war with a sysop over comments the former had erased and was trying to keep erased. That user ended up blocked and subsequently had every erased comment restored. --PsychicRider 22:11, 23 May 2009 (UTC)

Your behaviour

Cool it. Please. Thank you. — THE TROM — 01:43, 24 May 2009 (UTC)

Sorry, but that's the way he's been acting. You know it and I know it. We already know that his apologies mean nothing, so why bother making him apologize? Galladeon 01:47, 24 May 2009 (UTC)
People change. But yeah, I really shouldn't even bother apologizing. Why bother when I've been a total asshole to freaking everyone?--AT 01:52, 24 May 2009 (UTC)
Galladeon: Don't stoop to his level. Alpha Totodile: Get over it. People make mistakes. Life goes on. — THE TROM — 01:56, 24 May 2009 (UTC)
I know people make mistakes, but Galladeon doesn't seem to realize that. --AT 02:45, 24 May 2009 (UTC)
Drop this. Now. — THE TROM — 02:51, 24 May 2009 (UTC)
I had. I was busy making minor edits (that I haven't gotten around to saving 'cos I got distracted). Galladeon 03:29, 24 May 2009 (UTC)

I'm bored...

I'm bored... Galladeon 02:28, 24 May 2009 (UTC)

Always stuff to do...THE TROM — 02:35, 24 May 2009 (UTC)
That kind of stuff can be boring. Having something to do does not always equal not being bored. - unsigned comment from Galladeon (talkcontribs)
We don't really care if you're bored, so long as you don't sit around here all day filling up the RecentChanges with nonsense edits on your talk page. Policy says rawr!THE TROM — 02:51, 24 May 2009 (UTC)

One simple rule.

You can save everyone a lot of trouble by remembering this. If you're discussing the subject of the article (that is, HeartGold and SoulSilver), you want to head over to the forums (bmgf.bulbagarden.net). If you're discussing the article itself (that is, clarifying an oddly-worded statement or asking if confirmed information should be added or not), then you should use the talk page. Just watch your step a little, and you'll be fine. --((Marton imos)) 17:45, 24 May 2009 (UTC)