Eight bots or bot tasks were approved to begin operating this week: LivingBot (task request), Yobot (task request), Locobot (task request), DSisyphBot (task request), CAT:TEMP deletion bot (task request), AnomieBOT (task request), AnomieBOT (task request) and Almabot (task request).
Seven lists were promoted to featured status this week: List of Yozakura Quartet episodes (nom), Listed buildings in Runcorn, Cheshire (nom), Moons of Uranus (nom), List of Canadian Idol finalists (nom), List of Olympic medalists in alpine skiing (nom), List of San Francisco Giants Opening Day starting pitchers (nom) and Dido discography (nom).
No portals were promoted to featured status this week.
The following featured articles were displayed on the Main Page this week as Today's featured article: Battle of Dien Bien Phu, 4chan, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Robert F. Kennedy assassination, Neptune and Jack the Ripper conspiracy theories.
The following featured pictures were displayed on the Main Page this week as picture of the day: Jean-Paul Marat, Panorama of a Sun Dance, Long-billed Corella, Eastern lubber grasshoppers, Nymphenburg palace and Oxeye daisy.
Two media files were featured this week:
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Twenty-one pictures were promoted to featured status this week and are shown below.