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==Welcome==
Welcome to [[Bulbapedia]], 16ipodfanatic!
 
As a new user, you may wish to learn a few things that will be useful in your editing:
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Thank you, and have a good time editing here! --''[[User:Moldy orange|<sup style="color:#4B5320;">'''Moldy'''</sup>]][[User talk:Moldy orange|<sub style="color:#ED9121;">'''Orange'''</sub>]]'' 03:58, 22 August 2008 (UTC)
 
== Signature ==
 
Please slow down on editing your userpage. It stresses out the server. Try to contribute more to the main space. Failing to comply could result in your userpage privileges being taken away. --[[Tracey Sketchit|<span style="color:#33CC66;">'''ケンジ'''</span>]][[User talk:Kenji-girl|<span style="color:#6600CC;">'''の'''</span>]][[User:Kenji-girl|<span style="color:#FF00CC;">'''ガール'''</span>]] 01:27, 21 March 2009 (UTC)
 
==Talk Page Comments==
Please don't erase talk page comments for no reason. Trust me, you do NOT want to end up like {{u|Big Johnno}}, who got into an edit war with [[User:Fabu-Vinny|a sysop]] over comments the former had erased and was trying to keep erased. That user ended up blocked and subsequently had every erased comment restored. --- [[User:Kogoro|<span style="color:#DA70D6;">'''<sc>Kogoro</sc>'''</span>]] '''|''' [[User talk:Kogoro|<span style="color:#FFB6C1;">'''<sc>Talk to me</sc>'''</span>]] - 22:24, 15 July 2009 (UTC)