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The Signpost, Tech News, The Bugle, and Centralized discussion are transcluded on this page: en:User:Timeshifter/Newsletters.
My Wikipedia user page is at en:User:Timeshifter.

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My first contribution on the Commons was on August 15, 2006. Timeshifter (talk · contributions · Statistics · Recent activity · block log · User rights log · uploads · Global account information)

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About me[edit]

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You are at my Wikimedia commons user page. My Wikipedia user page is at en:User:Timeshifter

My userboxes: User:Timeshifter/Userboxes

Mad scientist This user prefers to occasionally not stay mellow.
Two vignettes thought to represent Medjed.
Greenfield papyrus, British Museum.

Medjed is a god in Ancient Egyptian religion, mentioned in the Book of the Dead.

Just another anonymous editor at Wikipedia? :)

About Wikimedia Commons, the house of porn![edit]

Commons:Picture of the day for Aug 23, 2020. Click to enlarge.

Common Blue (Polyommatus icarus) butterflies mating on Yoesden Bank in Buckinghamshire, England. Male on the left. Female on the right.


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Subpage index[edit]

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Subpage Index

Economics 101. And Wikipedia and the Commons need more charts and graphs[edit]

Return to top. See: US map from the Department of Labor. Scroll over states on that map to see exact minimum wage by state. Or see list here.

I support a neutral point of view (en:WP:NPOV) in Wikipedia articles.

Running an economy is simple. The free market concentrates wealth. So progressive taxation is a necessity. Along with a living minimum wage. If money is constantly recycled, then people have money to spend, the economy works, and unemployment is low. Also, there is less crime, and less spending for police, courts, and prisons. Handguns are unnecessary. Government spending should be kept to a minimum. So more money goes to individuals to keep the economy running. Exceptions are things such as food stamps, workfare, welfare, family planning, and single-payer universal healthcare. Single-payer universal healthcare is the most efficient. No one should starve or be unhealthy. The planet should not be overpopulated. See related charts and resources:

USA. 1989-2018. Top 1% Up $21 Trillion. Bottom 50% Down $900 Billion

Chart below is for population growth (actual and projected):

UN DESA continent population 1950 to 2100.svg Obama McCain taxes.gif US unemployment rate under President Obama.svg Timeline of federal minimum hourly wage for the United States (including inflation-adjusted). FRED Graph.gif US incarceration timeline-clean.svg US criminal justice cost timeline.gif Percentage Ownership of Handguns and Firearms by Country in 2004-2005.png 400

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Picture of the Day[edit]

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Picture of the day
Lukmanierpass, Passo del Lucomagno. 20-09-2022. (actm.) 04.jpg
Lukmanier Pass (Passo del Lucomagno). The Lai da Sontga Maria reservoir lies near the pass.
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Media of the Day[edit]

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Media of the day
Short video about Plato's thought. Subtitles available.
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JS and CSS customization[edit]

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Overall customization of this wiki:

User customization:

See: MediaWiki talk:Gadget-search-new-tab.js -this search gadget allows the search result list to open in a new tab by pressing Ctrl (PC) or  Command (Mac) while submitting. To activate go to the gadget tab of your preferences: Special:Preferences#mw-prefsection-gadgets - under "Interface: Other".

See my JS file to see some other gadgets that have been activated for me: User:Timeshifter/common.js
These are in addition to the gadgets activated in my preferences.

See my CSS file to see some changes made for me: User:Timeshifter/common.css

For example;

/* Height of wikitext editing window */
textarea {height:15em}