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Blue Rook

aka Mike H.

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35,870 Edits since joining this wiki
April 12, 2007
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Photo deletion? Edit

The hospital escape photo was being used last I checked. Did I not post it like previously thought?--Gunman6 (talk) 02:52, February 13, 2014 (UTC)

Also, I recall using the other two photos recently erased from the archives here. Could I use them elsewhere then?--Gunman6 (talk) 02:55, February 13, 2014 (UTC)
I won't delete an image unless it's in Special:UnusedFiles or has been nominated. I recall deleting a few absolutely gigantic files (more than 1MB) that I found in Unused very recently. But they were not linked anywhere according to Special:WhatLinksHere/. Blue Rook  talk  contribs 04:49, February 14, 2014 (UTC)

Wikia 24 Programming Edit

Hey, Blue Rook! I work in Marketing for Wikia -- focusing on highlighting the cool things our communities are doing around anticipated high-profile Entertainment properties. I was wondering if you might be interested in being a part of some upcoming 24-related programming that we may have in the pipeline. You can drop me a line on my message wall or by email at brian@wikia-inc.com. Thanks for your great work on the 24 community.

--Brian@Wikia 02:46, March 4, 2014 (UTC)

Other wikias I'm working on and could use assistance with Edit

I'm currently trying to start up two other Crime-Action related wikias. Let me know if you're interested in assisting in any way:

Michael Mann Wiki and David Ayer Wiki.--Gunman6 (talk) 01:33, March 29, 2014 (UTC)

Hey Gunman I appreciate the invite. Unfortunately I can't commit to editing at other projects; I've only recently just found some time to return here... Blue Rook  talk  contribs 04:33, March 31, 2014 (UTC)

It's cool, I know how hard it is to find time to edit, let alone run a wikia.--Gunman6 (talk) 06:31, March 31, 2014 (UTC)

--Shinnest (talk) 17:55, April 24, 2014 (UTC)

I have a question. What's the difference between CTU and CIA?

It's not my job to answer this but CTU is a federal division of the FBI while the CIA deals with matters concerning international threats to the US and reports to the capital, etc. etc.--Gunman6 (talk) 21:36, April 24, 2014 (UTC)

The mastermind of Day 9?Edit

It's not yet revealed who the mastermind is of Day 9. We see Margot Al-Harazi as a threat, but I think she isn't the mastermind. Could it also being Adrian Cross or is that too simple? Adrian is by the way a friend of Chloe; however Jack isn't.

Do you know? Or are theories coming who it is? --Station7 (talk) 22:11, May 6, 2014 (UTC)

I think there's a sockpuppet. Edit

According to 69.130.146.72, he said that he is Black Kirby who said you blocked him years ago on his talk page and then deleted it. You can check out his contributions to see for yourself. BattleshipMan (talk) 05:21, May 20, 2014 (UTC)

hi am rain mark living in Uganda ,self employe .i have over watch the 24 move for so long and i love it. that's why i have joined this site --Markrain (talk) 11:37, May 22, 2014 (UTC)

Jon Cassar interview Edit

link as requested, it should jump to the relevent time - it's pretty cool right?--Acer4666 (talk) 14:09, May 26, 2014 (UTC)

YES! --SignorSimon (talk/contribs/email) 21:26, May 26, 2014 (UTC)

Someone vandalized an article Edit

An user with the IP address 108.223.26.230 vandalized the article of Steve Navarro. I reverted it and clean it up. BattleshipMan (talk) 05:18, June 3, 2014 (UTC)

FacebookEdit

Is there a time that 24 Wiki will have a Facebook account? :D --Station7 (talk) 21:06, June 6, 2014 (UTC)

But if you don't want too, I wanna make a profile for it. But then I want your permission. --Station7 (talk) 21:26, June 6, 2014 (UTC)

To my knowledge, there is no Facebook page for this wiki project. You're free to do whatever you like, no need for permission from me of course. Please be aware I have doubts that it will gain much traction. There are other general 24 FB pages that will get all the attention. Personally: I don't do much on Facebook, and since I've been contemplating erasing my FB account, I wouldn't support it. Blue Rook  talk  contribs 22:22, June 15, 2014 (UTC)

CongratulationsEdit

Congratulations with the 7000 articles. It's well deserved. --Station7 (talk) 08:14, June 14, 2014 (UTC)

Hey Station thank you for noticing that. It is a big deal indeed. I put it over on Wiki 24:Current events. I don't know if anyone reads there anymore, but just in case. Most of the appreciation, by far, should go to Acer, Pyramidhead, and yourself, among many others, since I have not been able to contribute as much recently. I intend to Blue Rook  talk  contribs 22:22, June 15, 2014 (UTC)
I want to echo Blue Rook's congratulation to the editors who have done a smashing job of keeping the site up to the date! I wish I had the time I used to to devote to this site because I truly love what we've built and I really enjoy working to an encyclopaedic nature (as we all must do!) --SignorSimon (talk/contribs/email) 06:08, June 16, 2014 (UTC)

Episode summary edit issues Edit

Hey, Blue Rook. Check out how the user with IP address 69.73.111.87 writes episode synopsis, which doesn't meet up the standard quality of how other episode summaries are written. Check it out and take care of it. BattleshipMan (talk) 05:45, June 24, 2014 (UTC)

  1. First, "Check it out and take care of it" ? I would not communicate that way to my arch-nemesis. Perhaps individuals have communicated in that manner with you, but I do not respond to this sort of thing.
  2. When I look at this editor's work, I see thousands of characters of good-faith contributions where we once had no content whatsoever. If you don't like it, edit it and/or bring it up politely on the Talk pages. Sure, the formatting isn't normal, and yes, s/he has repeated proper names too often within each paragraph, but it certainly is better than what was there before.
  3. You made it clear from this edit summary that you aren't a fan of anonymous contributors because of "bad mistakes" and vandalism. But, 69.73.111.87 has not vandalized or, in my estimation, made terrible mistakes. In fact, I will certify that this wiki's most destructive vandals were all logged-in, and, the majority of the most difficult errors to correct over my years were caused by registered users. Blue Rook  talk  contribs 22:05, June 25, 2014 (UTC)

Marwan's warehouse addressEdit

Do you know if there was any specified street address or city location for Marwan's secret warehouse?
24 Day 4, Ep16- Marwan's warehouse ambushed by Jack Bauer and CTU

--Gunman6 (talk) 01:38, June 27, 2014 (UTC)

If the location was stated, I don't recall. According to our episode guide, CTU found the location at the end of 9pm-10pm. I took a look at some transcripts, and the dialogue apparently only mentions "coordinates", not an address (assuming the transcript is correct). If I had my DVDs with me, I'd check the end of 9pm and the beginning of 10pm. Blue Rook  talk  contribs 07:39, June 27, 2014 (UTC)

Would this Fan-made image be possible to include? Edit

The Die Hard wikia has included similar charts where they show the various terrorists and henchmen in one scoop. Do you think this would be useful to add to this site?

--Gunman6 (talk) 01:52, June 27, 2014 (UTC)

The graphics and presentation of that image have a good, polished quality, but we only use images from the show/promos in this project. (I believe someone wanted to use a more primitive variation of this graphic, seen in Talk:Prion_variant_cabal, but that was never included either.) This is all ignoring the profanity, of course. Blue Rook  talk  contribs 07:39, June 27, 2014 (UTC)
I figured such but if we were ever allowed to use it, I would of course crop the profanity, LOL.--Gunman6 (talk) 07:44, June 27, 2014 (UTC)

Henchmen of BashirEdit

Both the henchman of Aron Bashir, his first and second henchmen who were both killed by Jack Bauer, did they both appeared in the premiere 9x01? --Station7 (talk) 16:54, July 18, 2014 (UTC)

Dear Blue Rock,

As a publicly listed admin for the site we'll assume you would be one of the go to points of contact. My name is Frank, and I work for a creative marketing agency working with Fox and 24:LAD - we have an opportunity we'd like to discuss. Is there an email address we can contact you at?

Thanks again, Frank


New Forbidden Character Edit

I don't want to rush you, but I left a suggestion for, I think, a potentially very significant (we're talking more than 12 appearances) forbidden character on your forbidden characters talk page over a week ago. I just didn't want it to get buried and go unnoticed for years or something. Please let me know if you've read the section about the gray-haired secret service agent from Days 1 and 2.--Sampson789 (talk) 19:04, July 27, 2014 (UTC)

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