User talk:TheGrammarian

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Welcome to Bulbapedia, TheGrammarian!

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Thank you, and have a good time editing here! TESHIGIGAS 16:18, 28 January 2008 (UTC)

You think those were bad?

Just wait till you see edits by really useless new editors. 493OptimatumTalk|13:28 12 Mar 2008

Oh yeah, seriously man. You will shudder when you see something like Bawile... TTEchidnaFire echy 01:47, 13 March 2008 (UTC)
You have a point. I do not like that person at all. TheGrammarian 22:19, 29 April 2008 (UTC)

Moves in the anime

No, no. We have a special format for the In the anime section on move pages. Please see Bulbapedia:Project MoveDex. Thank you. --Theryguy512 20:53, 12 March 2008 (UTC)

More travesty

It seems that due to the behavior of certain self-centered individuals, I am no longer able to edit my userpage. However, I will still give examples of the grammatical atrocities plaguing this site here. TheGrammarian 22:19, 29 April 2008 (UTC)

  • "Pokémon USA used the special that will aired on April 29, The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon, as a testing ground for the new voice actors."