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My references are 100% accurate, and this information is freely available if you would utilize a second on Google. You don't make any sense in the real world. Only in Wiki's world homeboy. Take your garbage elsewhere to unofficial places, not something that is 100% accurate, again all this info is available at many many many 3rd party credible sites. Dumbass. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Journaldiction (talkcontribs) 21:08, 18 September 2008 (UTC)

Deletion of The Day Signs[edit]

This is regarding your yes vote to delete The Day Signs article. The deletion page has changed and I would appreciate a reply as such.

-The Only Non-Brainless Person Around Here It Seems 27:38 24th June 2006 (Non-UTC)

Welcome and congratulations and such[edit]

I'd like to welcome you to Wikipedia and congratulate you, not just for your most excellent user name but also your tenacity in nominating for AfD. It looks like you've done a lot of work there, good job! — Phil Welch 20:54, 16 September 2005 (UTC)

Computer Weekly[edit]

G'day Eddie, just wanted to say you did a good job on cleaning up the Computer Weekly page. Nice work! --fuddlemark (fuddle me!) 14:11, 3 October 2005 (UTC)


  • I have rewritten this article and it is a stub now. The most notable instance of cyberbullying is Eric Harris, one of the perpetrators of the Columbine High School massacre having a web site which threatened violence against various students before the massacre occurred see [1]. There is research which shows that it occurs reasonably frequently although levels of incidence varies according to the research. The talk page for the article shows a suggested plan for expansion for the article. I would be grateful if you could take a look. Capitalistroadster 10:24, 7 October 2005 (UTC)

Domestic virtue[edit]

This article has been expanded considerably. I urge you to take a look at it and reconsider your delete vote. Thanks. Denni 05:01, 14 October 2005 (UTC)

Ron Washington[edit]

Hello Eddie. On Articles for Deletion you said: "...he is mentioned in the forum but hs is described as mostly a benchwarmer" and "...I submit he is still non-notable as a player and coach" regarding Ron Washington. It has since been discovered during this discussion that Washington was the man who broke Cal Ripken's record streak of consecutive innings played, when he replaced Ripken as a pinch-runner. Would you be willing to reconsider your vote at Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Ron Washington? As it now stands, you are the only person left with a vote to delete this article. Hall Monitor 21:36, 18 October 2005 (UTC)

Not a great man?[edit]

Eddie Willers symbolized the reader of Atlas Shrugged.


Throw from window?[edit]

The proper term for this is defenestrate. Voyager640 19:11, 18 November 2005 (UTC)

  • Oh well, guess I'll just have to defenestrate that idea... Voyager640 22:12, 13 December 2005 (UTC)

AfD for American Smokeless[edit]

Hi there, I have added The Ubie to your nomination as that hash/crack/baccy/whatever pipe that American Smokeless are trying to plug doesn't really warrant an entry either. Pilatus 19:57, 20 November 2005 (UTC)

Gen X[edit]

The joke was spot on! it's just, ... just... *shudder* the sneering git ... you know ... the ... *twitch* the... the hollowed out shell of rock and roll, the ... that "I was a poser before you were a poser" come-follow-me-Ashley-Simpson ... *shudder* .. it just ... the man just saps my will to live ... and he's just be so dismissable, so Teeny Bopper real first album not Jagged Little Pil dismissible, but for that merest sliver of historical credibility of Gen X... just makes you wa... wa... wa... want to rinse the taste out with Mescaleros... Oh the humnanity! Pete.Hurd 00:08, 25 November 2005 (UTC)

The Heart Throbs/Heartthrobs[edit]

What's with deleting the disambig and redirects for the above articles? The Brit band can be known by either spelling - which is why I categorised your article as 'The Heart Throbs (WWE)' with appropriate redirects from a I find you've undone it all...what gives? Eddie.willers 22:55, 3 December 2005 (UTC)

Well first off you cut & pasted the article which is a big NO NO doing this deletes the article history... The Heartthrobs now is disambiguation page the links to the brit rock band while The Heart Throbs is the WWE teams page with your created The Heartthrobs (WWE) redirecting to it... if you will note the names are spelt differently and so the WWE team needs not to be moved to a name which in itself is spelt wrong as Heart Throps is two words not one --- Paulley 12:35, 5 December 2005 (UTC)

Deleting Articles[edit]

I think that deleting pages on Wikipedia has become a sport. The people who do it are often snide and arrogant, and they get joy out of killing off pages with very little effort. I feel that deleting a page should be hard work. You shouldn't get a free pass with a couple of tossed off words. In fact, it should be difficult as hell to delete an article and take weeks, if not months. george 18:16, 15 December 2005 (UTC)

You know what, you're right! I'm gonna let it go. george 18:34, 15 December 2005 (UTC)

Hi (Re: Hi From A Jaibo)[edit]

Hey Eddie, Yeah, my dad works here at a petrochemical plant in Altamira. I've been living here for 7 years. I like it here, but things are somewhat disorganized. The nice thing is that it's a lot more laid back here compared to the U.S. We're gonna stay one more year and then we'll move somewhere else. I don't know where we'll move though, but wherever's fine with me. Don't worry, you'll get used to living here sometime, its really fun in Tampico.Will G. 12:35, 9 May 2006 (UTC)

Chuck Cunningham syndrome[edit]

Hi... based on your AfD comments on "Reverse Cunningham", I was wondering if you'd care to take a look at this one? These made-up TV-fan "syndromes" are getting out of hand. Thanks... wikipediatrix 20:38, 26 July 2006 (UTC)


Something went wrong with your Afd for Hurley-Pugh. Please try again. HokieRNB 19:59, 19 March 2007 (UTC)

I responded on my talk page...[edit]

I responded on my talk page. [[2]]

Cheers! Geo Swan 13:37, 2 June 2007 (UTC)



As I said on my talk page, if you too have been on the receiving end of thoughtlessness, or worse, in the {{afd}} fora, then we have something in common.

My offer was sincere. Any time you feel, you, or articles to which you contribute, are on the receiving end of thoughtlessness, or worse, in the {{afd}} fora, feel free to give me a heads-up. I feel very strongly that civility should be restored to those fora.

I think our interaction on Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Walid Said Bin Said Zaid has been our first. I don't like the idea of starting on the wrong foot.

My offers are sincere, and I hope that if we cross paths again we can do so in a collegial manner.

Cheers! Geo Swan 14:37, 3 June 2007 (UTC)

Aric Gilinsky[edit]

Actually if you read it it says he refused the Newsnight interview. It is also possible to be part of extreme religious groups without religion - look at Ulster.

Radio Source[edit]

Wow, that is one tiny tiny source. I didn't even see it there.--Torchwood Who? (talk) 03:56, 23 March 2008 (UTC)

I'm not disputing it, but I think someone might want to change the template so the source is better positioned.--Torchwood Who? (talk) 03:59, 23 March 2008 (UTC)

Source for value ranges in "Mullard-Philips tube designation"[edit]

Hi Eddie.willers, I saw your edits on Mullard-Philips tube designation. Can you help to solve the mystery of this? Do you know a source to check? --BEG (talk) 09:21, 7 November 2008 (UTC)

re: Marcos[edit]

Huh... never knew that. Thanks for the grammar lesson :-) Xavexgoem (talk) 19:59, 11 April 2009 (UTC)

Unreferenced BLPs[edit]

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Speedy deletion nomination of Limey & The Yanks[edit]

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Thank you for not only re-visiting your opinion but also for changing your mind in relation to the deletion of the Silvertone Records (Selfridges) article. It is refreshing to run across intellectually honest editors who are willing to change their mind in light of changed circumstances.smjwalsh (talk) 07:34, 13 July 2010 (UTC)

David Kershenbaum[edit]

  • Thanks for the supportive response to the latest complaint by User:Natkersh. Can we take this to arbitration, do you think? Eddie.willers (talk) 12:55, 28 July 2010 (UTC)

Whatever you think. I'm not familiar with the mechanics of arbitration or page protection. I'm a patient person. Vytal (talk) 16:16, 28 July 2010 (UTC)

User: Eddie.Willers[edit]

Please stop this edit-war, it seems like you have a strong desire to keep changing this page, assuring us that you are improving the page, however, in fact, making it look unprofessional. From simple spelling mistakes and etc, to the style of your writing... is not an "edit" like. Professional "editors" would not present the information the way you are trying to. I strongly suspect a personal conflict of interest from your side, assuming that you know the target of your attacks personally and that forces you to keep coming back to the page over and over and making that page look unprofessional through your continuous non-stop reversions. It is called an edit-war and it is not acceptable. —Preceding unsigned comment added by Natkersh (talkcontribs) 06:26, 29 July 2010 (UTC)

File source and copyright licensing problem with File:JibberJabber.jpg[edit]

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Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Software archaeology[edit]

I thought I'd leave a note regarding the current state of the article. As the subject of a 2001 professional workshop, it probably is not WP:CB, although I can see how the original article might have make you think that. -- Radagast3 (talk) 23:47, 13 August 2010 (UTC)

Nomination of Arteli for deletion[edit]

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Photo requests[edit]

Hello Eddie Willers,

Do you do photo requests? I am trying to get someone to photograph the Tampico México Temple located here. Would you be willing to do that?--ARTEST4ECHO (talk/contribs) 17:25, 8 March 2011 (UTC)

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