[WikiEN-l] Verifiability equating to notability

Zoney zoney.ie at gmail.com
Tue May 2 10:18:08 UTC 2006

On 26/04/06, Philip Welch <wikipedia at philwelch.net> wrote:
> On Apr 25, 2006, at 2:39 PM, Anthony DiPierro wrote:
> >> I can provide multiple third party reliable sources as evidence that
> >> there is a four way stop on the intersection between Merman Drive and
> >> Terre View Drive in Pullman, Washington. Does that mean that
> >> aforementioned four way stop is worthy of mention in Wikipedia?
> >>
> > According to his proposal, yes, it does.
> >
> > Of course, to be realistic you'd have to add in [[Wikipedia:Article
> > size]].  An article just about a four-way stop would probably be
> > better off merged with another article and redirected, unless it was a
> > particularly interesting four-way stop.
> So [[Pullman, Washington]] would have detailed prose about each and
> every single intersection? That's absurd.
> --
> Philip L. Welch
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Philwelch
There's little need to deliberately present such absurd options, that
obviously aren't being suggested by others.

The logical place to merge a sentence or two about an intersection is into
the article for that route.

More major routes should have each and every intersection mentioned already.


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