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As most of you are aware, we use IRC as our primary method of off-wiki communication. Because we have such a large IRC commmunity on freenode, I think that now may be a good time to elect a Group Contact and have him (or her) file a Group Contact Form to make him (or her) become the official representative of Uncyclopedia on freenode and officially make Uncyclopedia a registered group there. The main responsibilities of the Group Contact will be to manage channels in our namespace (#uncyclopedia and possibly #uncyc-*), act as a representative of Uncyclopedia to freenode staff, grant and revoke uncyclopedia cloaks, and solve problems related to our channels and users on freenode. Currently, the form requires that the person filing it be some sort of official representative and that a lot of personal info (which is kept confidential to staff only) be given so that the forms can be verified and so that our existence outside of IRC can be proven. Because I don't want to do it myself, I think the community should decide who our contact is. --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 00:48, Jul. 12, 2008

Update: I think an old form was filed by Angela a few years ago. I'll check on its status next time I have a chance. --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 00:49, Jul. 12, 2008

For those of you who can't or don't want to read, vote for uncyclopedia's group contact. --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 00:51, Jul. 12, 2008

Another update: First of all, there is no voting limit. Second, any candidate can reject their nomination. Finally, this form won't be filed if the one that Sannse filed a long time ago gets passed. --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 04:05, Jul. 12, 2008

Update! (again): I just checked with the senior staff and the old GCF that Sannse filed a long time ago is still in the queue waiting to be processed. --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 17:01, Jul. 14, 2008

How will this affect my Uncyc- channels? I have #Uncyc-cyber (please don't ask) and #uncyc-lite (It's supposed to be for serious #uncyclopedia talk, but demand flittered away after the strong initial support). currently registered, as well as #wikia-cabal. Other than that, I support this idea.     EugeneKay wuz here (whine thank)   17:11, Monday 14 July 2008   Edit: I lied. I don't have #wikia-cabal registered, I'm just on the access list there.

They can have their ownership transferred to the group contact if he or she requests it. If you have permission from him or her to keep it or he or she doesn't ask for it, I don't think there would be any problems. --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 17:14, Jul. 14, 2008
Correction: No you are not; there is no #wikia-cabal.  Sir Skullthumper, MD (criticize  writings  SU&W) 17:28 Jul 14, 2008

Voting

Codeine

Score: +14

Starnestommy

Score: -0
  • Holy tl;dr Batman, obviously Starnestommy knows what he's talking about, and is an Uncyclopedian to boot.  Sir Skullthumper, MD (criticize  writings  SU&W) 00:50 Jul 12, 2008
  • Against - Personally, I don't feel comfortable doing this. I don't even have a phone number (which is required for the form). --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 00:52, Jul. 12, 2008
  • Still For You're not getting off that easily Starnestommy. -OptyC Sucks! Icons-flag-us CUN00:54, 12 Jul
  • Yes As above. Anyway, Starnestommy, does that mean we have to give the mean mean #uncyclopedia cabal access to #unforces and it's fifty bazillion offshoot channels? --Lt. High Gen. Grue The Few The Proud, The Marines 02:00, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
    That's only if the group contact asks staff (or me) for control. --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 04:03, Jul. 12, 2008
  • For Who cares if he totally rejects the thought of the title. -RAHB 02:57, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
  • For He brought it up! --MegaPleb Dexter111344 Complain here 06:53, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Against. Has no position of authority on-wiki. — Sir Manticore progress-wheel.gif 11:09, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Against per Manticore     EugeneKay wuz here (whine thank)   17:25, Monday 14 July 2008  
  • Against - I think a functioning brain is one of the requirements for filing a GCF. — Pinky Whine 22:22, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Against COI due to his becoming freenode staph. Also per Manticore and Pinky. --Skizzerz 00:04, 16 July 2008 (UTC)

Dr. Skullthumper

Score: 3 smashing suggestions
Except girls. MrN Icons-flag-gb HalIcon.png WhoreMrn.png Fork you! 01:50, Jul 12
OOOOOOOOOOOOOH!!!! tiny penis -RAHB 02:57, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
  • For Though perhaps he should be a channel op first. Just a thought. -RAHB 02:57, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Symbol against vote NOT EVEN FOR 1,000,000$ Serious vote. --CharitwoTalk 03:46, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
Not even for what? Spang talk 06:52, 12 Jul 2008
THE DOLLAR SIGN GOES AFTER THE NUMBER. --CharitwoTalk 06:57, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
Grammatically, you're correct... BUT IT JUST LOokS WeIRD!!!... 1! --MegaPleb Dexter111344 Complain here 07:00, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
AHEM  Sir Skullthumper, MD (criticize  writings  SU&W) 17:12 Jul 12, 2008
I'm pretty sure that French people (in Quebec) put their dollar sign after the amount. But then again, they also speak French, so who can tell? -- Brigadier General Sir Zombiebaron 19:25, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
  • For --Skizzerz 00:06, 16 July 2008 (UTC)

That Katherine person

Score: 2 people who never say anything
  • For She's always in there! So what if we don't know who she is! --MegaPleb Dexter111344 Complain here 07:06, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Comment: I know who she is. — Sir Manticore progress-wheel.gif 11:09, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Ban Im pretty sure she's banned from our channel --Nytrospawn 18:31, 12 July 2008 (UTC)
    • Yeah, because lolipr0n fails. 'nuff said. --Skizzerz 00:04, 16 July 2008 (UTC
  • For Who needs to ever worry about someone that doesn't do anything anyway? Plus she apparently has ops on #wikia. --Skizzerz 00:04, 16 July 2008 (UTC)
    • Because Jack_Phoenix did a /cs op #wikia katherine. All non-staff seemed to have lost their +sRf flags after that little incident, I wonder why? --CharitwoTalk 03:01, 23 July 2008 (UTC)

sannse

Score: 2

PinkServ

Score: 2
  • For - Can't go wrong here. --Pinkytalk 17:43, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Strong For -RAHB 18:10, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Strong For Sig_pic.PNG Unsolicited conversation Extravagant beauty PEEING 18:31, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
  • Symbol against vote Error --CharitwoTalk 20:50, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
    Yeah, you're on the bot's global ignore list. I'm sure we could tweak it to say "GTFO" though instead of "error." — Sir Manticore progress-wheel.gif 21:28, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
    Yeah, because you're a power hungry control freak? --CharitwoTalk 21:38, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
    Whoa, pause and turn it down, both of you. BonSig.png (Bonner) Icons-flag-gb (Talk) Jul 14, 21:59
  • Against - I think a functioning brain is one of the requirements for filing a GCF. --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 22:16, Jul. 14, 2008
    • Comment. How'd you and I get to +2 then?  Sir Skullthumper, MD (criticize  writings  SU&W) 22:18 Jul 14, 2008
    • Comment Where on this page does it state that a brain is required (or that it has to be an actual person, for that matter... don't be hatin')? --Skizzerz 22:33, 14 July 2008 (UTC)
  • For because it has a stupendous AI plugin that lets it behave almost like a real person. --Skizzerz 00:04, 16 July 2008 (UTC)


Update!!!

JSharp has just been approved as the Group Contact for Wikia, Uncyclopedia, and many other wikis. Because of this, he now has control of #uncyclopedia and the #uncyclopedia-* namespaces as well as uncyclopedia/* cloaks. I'm not sure what the cloaking rules are for these cloaks, however. --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 20:27, Jul. 29, 2008

Sweet, that means it's not my problem. Now, let's hassle him for cloaks. -- Sir Codeine K·H·P·B·M·N·C·U·Bu. · (Harangue) 20:32, 29 July 2008 (UTC)
I wouldn't do that yet... I'm not sure if he knows about it or what cloaking scheme he'll use for Uncyclopedia's cloaks. It's very likely that the cloaks will be uncyclopedia/user-name if he's going to do our cloaks in the same way Wikia does theirs, but I'm not sure if he's going to allow different cloaks. --Sir Starnestommy Icons-flag-us (TalkContribsCUN) 20:37, Jul. 29, 2008
Well, I want a fucking cloak. GIVE ME A FUCKING CLOAK! Lieutenant THEDUDEMAN Dude ... Totally UOTM KUN GotA F@H 22:34, 29 July 2008 (UTC)
He should get settled in and giving you your pretty cloaks very soon. thankyouforyourpatiencehaveaniceday -- sannse@Wikia (talk) 22:42, 29 July 2008 (UTC)
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