[WikiEN-l] Fleshlight

Alphax (Wikipedia email) alphasigmax at gmail.com
Sat Oct 7 01:42:55 UTC 2006

SPUI wrote:
> Fleshlight and its representatives have contacted us, asking that they 
> have sole discretion over the content of the page, because any edits 
> could ruin its advertising value. This is a non-notable product. The 
> page was created solely for promotional purposes. It is now gone. Danny 
> 01:06, 4 October 2006 (UTC)
> http://news.google.com/news?hl=en&q=fleshlight&btnG=Google+Search&sa=N&tab=wn 
> seems "notable", verifiable, whatever. But our hands are tied by the 
> office shit. Any company can now contact Danny, convince him that they 
> are "non-notable", and get salted.

Wrong. Any company can contact Danny saying "hello, you keep changing
our spam, can you let us have total control of the page?" and have it
deleted as spam under CSD G11.

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