Jeremy Wheeler

Joined: December 8, 2011

Number of comments posted: 42

Number of votes received: 59

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Recent Comments

on: Pled versus pleaded

It strikes me that Anwulf is attempting to do what a well-kn...

on: “Much More Ready”

Good to hear from Dale A Wood. Dale, are you the same Dale A...

on: Medicine or Medication?

I don't understand why you can't use your mentality....

on: Someone else’s

"General consensus" is not a redundancy, surely? It is speci...

on: Use of “their” as a genderless singular?

Still waiting to hear from Dale A Wood on whether he is the ...

on: Pled versus pleaded

Response to "Captain Mannering-ism": shouldn't that be "Main...

on: When “one of” many things is itself plural

I'm with you on this, Warsaw Will. If you replace the pronou...

on: Difference between acronyms and initials?

"Clarke lived about 15 years longer, and he was fascinated b...

on: Latest vs. Newest

Still waiting to hear from Dale A Wood on whether he is the ...

on: Latest vs. Newest

Hurray for Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage, I ...

on: Latest vs. Newest

DA Wood, you say: "Wheeler, you have no idea what having a ...

on: Latest vs. Newest

There's an old story about the captains of a US Navy ship an...

on: Latest vs. Newest

DAW is one of those internet users whose watchword is, "You ...

on: Latest vs. Newest

Another DA Wood line: "People have laughed at me..." Sure...

on: Latest vs. Newest

On "thus" versus "thusly": although for many people the long...

on: Latest vs. Newest

I didn't say that his father's nationality was relevant. I m...

on: Latest vs. Newest

You really shuld check your facts. William Joyce (Lord Haw H...

on: Latest vs. Newest

Re Canada and treason. I think you need to look up the diffe...

on: Latest vs. Newest

Yes, I am saying that the Supreme Court (formerly the House ...

on: Latest vs. Newest

Not that it should matter, but since you ask, I received my ...

on: Latest vs. Newest

Re-reading your rather confused comments I see that you have...

on: Latest vs. Newest

I'm not sure why you presume that I don't know the constitut...

on: Molotov Cocktails

As always you miss (deliberately?) my point. NORAD is concer...

on: Molotov Cocktails

I hope that NORAD would check with the Bahamas' head of stat...

on: Molotov Cocktails

Bomb: a hollow projectile containing explosive, incendiary, ...

on: Latest vs. Newest

Also, there is no such thing as 'British Law'. We do have En...

on: Latest vs. Newest

Clearly you don't know the difference between Great Britain ...

on: “Much More Ready”

Yet another howler from DA Wood: "One of the trios was suppo...

on: “Much More Ready”

Another amusing nonsense from good old DA Wood. He claims yo...

on: “Much More Ready”

DA Wood, always ready with a nonsense statement to amuse us,...

on: Latest vs. Newest

By all means ignore my comments. No doubt others will be hap...

on: Molotov Cocktails

Tangents? Not at all. I merely quoted your assertion and dis...

on: Latest vs. Newest

On the separate issue of nouns as adjectives, what adjective...

on: Latest vs. Newest

(Oh, please note that on this very page there is reference t...

on: Latest vs. Newest

I wonder what "US" functions as when used (as often in the U...

on: Molotov Cocktails

Doh.... there you go again, making wild assertions: "the con...

on: Molotov Cocktails

25 references to "petrol bomb" in the New York Times, 31 in ...

on: changed history

You seem to be using a rather narrow definition of history h...

on: Latest vs. Newest

I really wonder where people get their ideas from. "Latest",...

on: “enamored with” and “enamored by”

In answer to your question, did I read your prior posts, yes...

on: Prepositions at the end of a clause

evath has, I notice, committed the blunder so many do when p...

on: “enamored with” and “enamored by”

Why don't people check their facts before spouting such driv...