Our Wikipedia entry:
is a bit overdue for an update.
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Thank you, Cosette!
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I have a login for Wikipedia but haven't done any editing for ages - so long that I've forgotten my password! Assuming I'm still a member, I'd be happy to do the editing for you.
-same here, if i can figure out my log in info,but thats a big IF, ill make updates based on your data points.
Im not an established wikieditor, but my additions seem to have stuck over the years
ask Ryan to do it! hes officially with isocket now right?
oh heh... i'm not even a member of WikiPedia. sounds like Mirisa is your girl
Marisa & Sunforged:
Thank you. If you already have an active account and you're familiar enough with Wiki's formatting and rules, then we would very much appreciate your efforts.
Ryan could technically do it, but it's his first week at his new job, so we figure he probably has his hands full.
Success! Found my password, all fine, done some editing already but I'm woefully out of practice - forgotten how to add a new heading!
A belated thank you!
Your efforts are very much appreciated.
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