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No independent sources to establish notability. Rads more like a bio/self-promotion piece. Wkharrisjr (talk) 12:39, 14 June 2012 (UTC)

  • Keep. The nominator has greatly overstated Rook's non-notability. The name "John Rook" isn't readily searchable because it combines a common first name with a regular English word. Try searching this way. This individual has appeared in memoirs by Tommy James and Rush Limbaugh, and has been cited by magazines (eg Billboard) and awarded by industry associations. IMHO, needs improvement but meets WP:CREATIVE. --→gab 24dot grab← 15:08, 14 June 2012 (UTC)
Can someone with access to these resources add them to the article so as to document the notability?Wkharrisjr (talk) 20:34, 14 June 2012 (UTC)
Note: This debate has been included in the list of Radio-related deletion discussions. • Gene93k (talk) 15:42, 14 June 2012 (UTC)
Note: This debate has been included in the list of People-related deletion discussions. • Gene93k (talk) 15:42, 14 June 2012 (UTC)
  • Keep It is not difficult to find sources for this person. Just click on the search links above and you'll soon find books such as This business of radio programming; Pittsburgh's Golden Age of Radio; WCFL, Chicago's voice of labor. Warden (talk) 22:23, 14 June 2012 (UTC)

Relisted to generate a more thorough discussion so a clearer consensus may be reached.
Please add new comments below this notice. Thanks, Ron Ritzman (talk) 01:35, 21 June 2012 (UTC)

  • Speedy keep Meets notability guidelines as a notable person, who has reliable sources online about him. Electriccatfish2 (talk) 21:12, 21 June 2012 (UTC)
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