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Best regards! — TintoMeches, 20:56, 24 June 2020 (UTC)

June 2020Edit

  Hello, I'm TintoMeches. I wanted to let you know that one or more of your recent description edits to Q50005 didn't meet the Wikidata description policy. Descriptions should appear as though they were in the middle of a sentence, typically start with a lowercase letter, and written from a neutral point of view. For example, "pop singer" would be a better description than "He is the best pop singer." If you think I made a mistake, or if you have any questions, you can leave me a message on my talk page. Thanks! — TintoMeches, 20:56, 24 June 2020 (UTC)

Hi, I'm sure you're referring to the "criminal" label. I can guarantee it's certainly from a neutral point of view as the politician had been sentenced guilty in the last degree for mafious activities that lasted many years. He wasn't jailed for the only reason that the sentence went on prescription. The Italian version Wikipedia contains related documents and references. Benzocktail (talk) 22:02, 24 June 2020 (UTC)
On Wikidata, the original purpose of the description field was to identify the item uniquely, along with its label. I'm sure there's only one Italian politician whose name is Giulio Andreotti– — TintoMeches, 22:38, 24 June 2020 (UTC)

Fair enough. Benzocktail (talk) 22:44, 24 June 2020 (UTC)