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This page exists to post alerts about any incidents of vandalism that are occurring, so that other users and administrators can more promptly respond to them. Wikiquote's definition of vandalism is the same as Wikipedia's and can be seen at w:Wikipedia:Vandalism.

Care should be taken before assuming an initial contribution is vandalism unless it's blatantly obvious the user knows what they're doing.

If the vandal is known to attack more then one language, or more then one Wikimedia wiki, it is recommended they also be noted on Vandalism reports in Meta or a global block be requested on Steward requests/Global.

Adding reports[edit]

Please report vandalism by creating a new report by clicking one of the two buttons below. Be sure to include the username/IP address and the behavior that requires admin intervention.




New report 2021-01-10, 19:58[edit]

@UDScott:
@Ningauble:
@Kalki:
@Koavf:
@GreenMeansGo:

Filing a false report and feeble excuses in an attempt to evade an inevitable block. DawgDeputy (talk) 20:00, 10 January 2021 (UTC)[]

Seems like he did a dumb joke but I don't think this is indicative of future vandalism. Seems fairly one-off. I say let sleeping dogs lie. —Justin (koavf)TCM 02:20, 12 January 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-01-27, 02:17[edit]

Attacking users, inserting COVID related vandalism. Dylsss (talk) 02:19, 27 January 2021 (UTC)[]

Globally blocked. Dylsss (talk) 03:06, 27 January 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-01-28, 17:47[edit]

They made a page called Our law is your law which just has a YouTube link and no quotes in general. I say let them off with a warning and if anything bad happens subsequently, you block 'em! 152.26.199.24 17:58, 28 January 2021 (UTC)[]

Just said welcome. I don't think more action is needed but that page was obviously inappropriate. Thanks. —Justin (koavf)TCM 18:31, 28 January 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-01-29, 22:39[edit]

Trolling. See the IP's edits to random IPs' talk pages for details. DawgDeputy (talk) 23:11, 29 January 2021 (UTC)[]

And a sockpuppet IP to boot, trying to poke fun at me. DawgDeputy (talk) 01:23, 2 February 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-02-1, 22:09[edit]

For the love of DawgDeputy's favorite sisters, look at this garbage! 152.22.32.24 22:14, 1 February 2021 (UTC)[]

Yes check.svgY Done deleted. Thanks. —Justin (koavf)TCM 22:40, 1 February 2021 (UTC)[]
For future reference, stop trolling. "For the love of DawgDeputy's favorite sisters"?! Do not ever do that! DawgDeputy (talk) 01:20, 2 February 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-02-2, 19:03[edit]

Clear vandalism.—Teles «Talk ˱C L @ S˲» 19:03, 2 February 2021 (UTC)[]

Yes check.svgY DoneJustin (koavf)TCM 05:31, 4 February 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-02-4, 17:54[edit]

Put too many exclamation marks in quotes. One is enough. Check them all. 152.26.199.24 17:58, 4 February 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-02-17, 23:07[edit]

@Ningauble:
@Kalki:
@Koavf:
@GreenMeansGo:
@DannyS712:
@Tegel:
@Saroj Uprety:

In its feeble attempts to assist everyone here against vandalism, it only adds to the problem by redoing vandalism, re-adding quotes in direct violation of quote limits, making a mockery out of me, unruly calling akko a bot without any evidence, false (and somehow personal) threats against another vandal (even sending such threats to a vandal is vandalism), etc. It has learned nothing from its previous block. I request immediate action be taken against this IP before it strikes again. DawgDeputy (talk) 23:17, 17 February 2021 (UTC)[]

Update: A sockpuppet IP is attempting to make true editors look foolish.
152.26.199.24 (talkcontribsdeleted contribsWHOISGUCstalktoyRBLsblock userblock log)
These IPs need to be blocked indefinitely, and denied access to talk pages, lest any further damage be done. DawgDeputy (talk) 22:24, 18 February 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-02-21, 04:16[edit]

Only vandalism. Mtarch11 (talk) 04:18, 21 February 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-02-22, 17:20[edit]

Adding incorrect information to and vandalising Shrek. --Belwine (talk) 17:21, 22 February 2021 (UTC)[]

I blocked the IP. ~ UDScott (talk) 17:37, 22 February 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-02-23, 15:14[edit]

See Toy Story. --Belwine (talk) 15:27, 23 February 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-02-24, 02:21[edit]

Persistent vandalism. Hasley (talk) 02:22, 24 February 2021 (UTC)[]

@Ningauble:
@Kalki:
@Koavf:
@GreenMeansGo:
@DannyS712:
@Tegel:
@Saroj Uprety:

A long history of problematic edits and ignoring rules, and in trying to undo vandalism (or so he egregiously claims), he continuously adds to the problem, and mocks those who undo his edits. He constantly claims he would never add unnecessary emphasis to quotes again, but he constantly breaks that promise without any remorse (besides, he should never have vandalized to begin with). And fellow user Eaglestorm (a longtime model editor) will back me up on this one. I request this user be blocked for good and is denied access to talk pages. DawgDeputy (talk) 00:10, 26 February 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-02-26, 17:11[edit]

Bad username. Please also delete the pages they made. Thanks. --Belwine (talk) 17:12, 26 February 2021 (UTC)[]

Now globally locked --Belwine (talk) 17:26, 26 February 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-03-6, 21:17[edit]

Repeated vandalism. Daniuu (talk) 21:18, 6 March 2021 (UTC)[]

This is a content dispute but not vandalism. It's valid to write "NOOOO!" versus "No!". This should be discussed on talk and only constitutes admin action to the extent that it's edit-warring. That said, if you're going to submit his actions as edit-warring, I would think twice if I were you because edit wars generally involve more than one editor... —Justin (koavf)TCM 04:21, 7 March 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-03-27, 23:41[edit]

Changing "monster" to "monkey" in articles such as Monsters, Inc., Monsters University, Sesame Street, etc. all without explanation to boot. Not only do I request that the user be blocked for a long period of time, but that the articles it vandalized be protected indefinitely. DawgDeputy (talk) 23:43, 27 March 2021 (UTC)[]

I have blocked the anon IP for a month, at this point, but would block it longer if it resumes vandalism, and page protections could be for several months to a year, if vandalism to them resumes. ~ ♌︎Kalki ⚓︎ 01:13, 28 March 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-04-11, 02:13[edit]

New report 2021-04-21, 20:10[edit]

I have just noticed that this crosswiki vandal has some edits at Wikiquote too like at Jack-Jack Attack, but I did not check them as I did not find there the source of the original text. --Jan.Kamenicek (talk) 20:14, 21 April 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-04-24, 08:43[edit]

Crosswiki abuser of Harling Bassukarno. Previous accounts have been blocked on idwiki and other projects. ··· 🌸 Rachmat04 · 08:46, 24 April 2021 (UTC)[]

Has been globally locked --DannyS712 (talk) 08:58, 8 May 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-04-25, 23:27[edit]

Blatantly and inexplicably spreading misinformation (example: Changing debut years to mislead readers). DawgDeputy (talk) 23:28, 25 April 2021 (UTC)[]

@Ningauble:
@Kalki:
@Koavf:
@GreenMeansGo:
The IP is at it again, spreading misinformation and refusing to explain its edits. Requesting long-term blocking and indefinite protection of all articles the IP vandalized. DawgDeputy (talk) 22:52, 1 May 2021 (UTC)[]
I have blocked this particular IP for a month — as clearly an iteration of a vandal manifesting a pattern of long term abuse with multiple IPs. I have not at this point placed protections on all the various pages vandalized. ~ ♌︎Kalki ⚓︎ 01:11, 2 May 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-04-28, 01:17[edit]

X mark.svgN Not Done /16 is a huge range to block (the largest allowed by the software configuration) and there isn't enough editing from the range to warrant such a block --DannyS712 (talk) 08:57, 8 May 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-05-12, 19:43[edit]

Repeated vandalism. Arccosecant (talk) 20:06, 12 May 2021 (UTC)[]

Also TeguWally (talkcontribscentralauthpage movesblock userblock log). Arccosecant (talk) 20:17, 12 May 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-05-17, 18:45[edit]

Sockpuppet of an LTA, creates nonsense talk pages, asks admins permission to vandalize (falsely claiming to "have fun"), and callously refers to administrator Hasley as a... I dare not say it. DawgDeputy (talk) 18:54, 17 May 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-05-18, 20:15[edit]

@Ningauble:
@Kalki:
@Koavf:
@GreenMeansGo:

Blatant misinformation on Shrek, Moon, and Toy Story, among other articles, and constantly tries to hide the fact that it is a vandal by trying to remove warnings. This IP needs to be blocked from editing (and denied talk page access) for a long period of time, and the pages it vandalized be protected for no less than that amount of time. DawgDeputy (talk) 00:29, 19 May 2021 (UTC)[]

Exhibit A
Exhibit B
Exhibit C
Exhibit D
Exhibit E
Exhibit F
Exhibit G
Exhibit I
Exhibit J

DawgDeputy (talk) 22:04, 19 May 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-05-25, 02:30[edit]

@Ningauble:
@Kalki:
@Koavf:
@GreenMeansGo:

Spreading blatant misinformation. See the user's list of contributions for details. DawgDeputy (talk) 02:31, 25 May 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-06-15, 02:10[edit]

An incessant IP vandal who keeps adding to articles dialogue from characters that did not appear in that film, etc. This IP must be punished severely, and the pages protected indefinitely. DawgDeputy (talk) 02:12, 15 June 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-06-26, 05:54[edit]

creating the page that should not be here. 114.32.132.193 05:55, 26 June 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-06-30, 20:40[edit]

Spam only accounts. Isabelle Belato (talk) 20:41, 30 June 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-07-1, 11:19[edit]

Spambot. Same as yesterday. Lars2019 (talk) 12:08, 1 July 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-07-12, 04:31[edit]

Only spam --Mtarch11 (talk) 02:30, 12 July 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-07-26, 15:29[edit]

Long term abuse: GRP. See also Global IP block log and other wikis block log. cc @UDScott: --SCP-2000 (talk) 15:33, 26 July 2021 (UTC)[]

Blocked for one month. ~ UDScott (talk) 15:37, 26 July 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-07-27, 21:59[edit]

Spam. Rubbish computer (Talk: Contribs) 22:00, 27 July 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-08-7, 19:42[edit]

See its long history of offensive edits/vandalism for details. This user must be blocked infinitely, and all pages it vandalized be protected indefinitely. DawgDeputy (talk) 19:44, 7 August 2021 (UTC)[]

And that all of its edits be struck as if they never existed. This one, for instance. DawgDeputy (talk) 19:48, 7 August 2021 (UTC)[]

Barnstar given under false pretenses...[edit]

Christian M. (2016) recently received a "barnstar" from a vandal/troll who was clearly trying to spread its ridiculous agenda all over Wikiquote (illegally). And Christian M. foolishly believes it is legit. He is wrong. All of the following edits must be stricken, as if the "barnstar" never existed.

Exhibit A
Exhibit B
Exhibit C

Please make things right and strike those edits before Christian M. attempts to restore it again. DawgDeputy (talk) 03:28, 20 August 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-08-25, 22:33[edit]

Pesters administrators with false/outdated reports and egregiously requests deletion of one of its own creations (that it should never have created in the first place if it was that bad) for ridiculous reasons. Blocking this IP with five years of egregious editing indefinitely is appropriate. DawgDeputy (talk) 23:05, 25 August 2021 (UTC)[]

  • They returned, since the previous block by Kalki has expired. This IP address is assigned to an Texan company, Consolidated Communications, Inc[1]. Sending a email to report abuse may work or ask opinion to WMF staff who concerns. --Aphaia (talk) 22:41, 2 September 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-09-1, 23:10[edit]

Clear vandalism. MonstrumVenandiXXXII (talk) 23:28, 1 September 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-09-3, 17:54[edit]

Another Projects sockpuppet. Someone report this user and deny his WMF privileges (with or without an IP) eternally. DawgDeputy (talk) 17:55, 3 September 2021 (UTC)[]

It's not Projects, but an impersonator of him. They're both WMF-banned so all their IPs and accounts can be globally locked on sight. I've reported both the IPs used to SRG. Ferien (talk) 17:58, 3 September 2021 (UTC)[]
Yes check.svgY Done. Now globally blocked by Tegel. Ferien (talk) 20:34, 3 September 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-09-5, 02:21[edit]

False threats, false reports (which will inevitably be ignored by authorities), lack of remorse for its heinous actions, illegal/unauthorized creation of an unwanted user page (requesting infinite protection from creation by anyone but myself or admins), the whole nine yards. This IP's edits have to be struck from the record completely, as if the IP's edits never existed.

This is why only registered users should be allowed edit on Wikimedia. Vandals need to stop taking advantage of using IP addresses. DawgDeputy (talk) 03:04, 5 September 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-09-7, 22:50[edit]

The Total Drama vandal wants the protection on the pages removed, but that just proves it wants to vandalize those pages again. It claims it will change, but that is what many vandals before it said, and none of them were given a chance. Another sockpuppet of Evilasio DP. Jr2. Request not only that this sock be blocked, but indefinite full protection of all Total Drama pages, as well as all of their talk pages. DawgDeputy (talk) 01:20, 8 September 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-09-20, 15:59[edit]

Filing a false report against me, edit-warring, taunting vandals (especially by illegally signing administrators' names), administrators names and false legal threats, and in general, learning absolutely nothing from its previous blocks. Requesting infinite global blocking, and denial of talk page access. DawgDeputy (talk) 16:02, 20 September 2021 (UTC)[]

Blocked for a month. --Aphaia (talk) 18:16, 20 September 2021 (UTC)[]
I also recommend this IP be denied talk page access for that same time period. DawgDeputy (talk) 18:27, 20 September 2021 (UTC)[]
DawgDeputy, I just thought I'd comment that infinite global blocks are never done. There is basically no cross-wikiness in this vandalism, it is basically only on Wikiquote, apart from a bit of vandalism a few months ago on Simple Wikipedia (see w:simple:User talk:152.22.84.23), so there is no need to globally block, let alone do that infinitely. --Ferien (talk) 20:01, 20 September 2021 (UTC)[]
I understand, but this vandal continued after its previous blocks here on Wikiquote at least twice, and considering its problematic, inexcusable behavior all over Wikimedia, there is no doubt the vandal will continue when this block is over. I also request indefinite protection of Schoolhouse Rock! to prevent further edit wars from this IP. DawgDeputy (talk) 22:02, 20 September 2021 (UTC)[]
This user clearly wants no one to tell the difference between a radio affiliate and a television affiliate (among other sorts of affiliates). Deny this vandal talk page access during its block (and all of its future blocks). DawgDeputy (talk) 22:35, 22 September 2021 (UTC)[]

New report 2021-09-21, 23:07[edit]

Back to vandalize again. Considering this user's high level of vandalism, blocking it for any less than six months is not going to stop it. DawgDeputy (talk) 23:08, 21 September 2021 (UTC)[]