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Online iddee

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Pet Peeves
« on: April 16, 2010, 10:05:15 AM »
I know there's many small, insignificant things that irritate some more than others.
Let's hear yours.

One of mine is all capital letters. When I come across a post with all caps, I just close it and go to another one. It is too much trouble to try to separate the words and get a meaning out of it.

What's your pet peeves??
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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #1 on: April 16, 2010, 10:12:26 AM »
Yeah Iddee, in cyberland all caps is considered YELLING!

Had a pet dog named peeves once, best pet peeve I ever had.

Just kidding, would be a good name though don't ya think?


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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2010, 10:12:52 AM »
I know there's many small, insignificant things that irritate some more than others.
Let's hear yours.

One of mine is all capital letters. When I come across a post with all caps, I just close it and go to another one. It is too much trouble to try to separate the words and get a meaning out of it.

What's your pet peeves??


Mine: People who complain about small, insignificant things  :evil:






Just kiddin'  :-D  My pet peeves are folks who have a Nasty Disposition and are Liars.

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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #3 on: April 16, 2010, 10:55:41 AM »
JP, I THINK PEEVE IS AN AWESOME NAME FOR A DOG, THAT'S WHAT MY NEXT ONE IS GOING TO BE NAMED.
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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #4 on: April 16, 2010, 11:18:40 AM »
Catfish.
They're not cats, and they're not fish; dynamite is too good for them.
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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #5 on: April 16, 2010, 02:09:18 PM »
Supposedly when pronounced suposably is the big one. Mispronunciation on a whole makes me crazy. I wholly agree with the all caps thing. I work in customer service online, so the entirety of my job is in text. All caps make me feel.. well .. less than helpful ;)

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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #6 on: April 16, 2010, 03:07:24 PM »
Bad drivers in general, but driving while on the phone or texting REALLY gets to me.  Makes me want to run them off the road and smash the phone into tiny little pieces.  It's dangerous enough on the road without added distractions.  So, unless you're a world-famous brain surgeon consulting my case, or talking someone through disarming a nuclear warhead about to detonate in my backyard, HANG UP AND DRIVE!

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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #7 on: April 16, 2010, 03:35:11 PM »
Yep drivers... oh um.... I mean people that think they are drivers

Slow down before getting into the left turn lane (or any turn lane) OR ignore the turn lane completely

Slowing down to 4 or 5 mph to make a right turn.... geee, I can do it at 20 mph and I drive an SUV

Drive 15 mph below the speed limit.

Speed up when you go to pass them

And the list goes on and on and on

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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #8 on: April 16, 2010, 04:37:21 PM »
People who yell and scream at each other in public. It makes me stop and pause and be grateful that I don't do that to anyone I know. (now privately - that's a different story :evil:)

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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #9 on: April 16, 2010, 04:47:00 PM »
When my wife is on the phone with somebody, and talks so loud, I can't hear the TV.   With all these rooms in the house, she wants to be next to me.

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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #10 on: April 16, 2010, 07:23:43 PM »
           Right on Annette, especially the ones who start yelling when they disagree with someone elses thoughts or ideas.
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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #11 on: April 16, 2010, 08:56:39 PM »
People with a handicap placard that obviously aren't using the spot close to the store.Or the handicapped person staying in the car and someone perfectly healthy going into the store.And then seeing someone obviously meant for that spot parking far away to save the space for someone more needy.
The second person doesn't bug me,just bugs me more about the first circumstance.

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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #12 on: April 16, 2010, 09:24:10 PM »
When my wife is on the phone with somebody, and talks so loud, I can't hear the TV.   With all these rooms in the house, she wants to be next to me.

yours too huh!

One of my biggest ones is not taking pride in your work, I can not stand for someone to just slop something up!!!

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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #13 on: April 17, 2010, 08:49:51 AM »
People who insist on text messaging while driving. I just about called the cops on a guy I surely thought was drunk yesterday, weaving back and forth, scaring the daylights outta everyone around, traffic slowing for this fool. He finally pulled all the way over to the right lane and I could see he was texting away, in his own lil idiotic world!


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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #14 on: April 17, 2010, 09:02:16 AM »
People :-x

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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #15 on: April 17, 2010, 09:08:48 AM »
People in general, but specifically people intolerant of my intolerance who demand that I tolerate them.   ;)

Oh yeah, JP, that was a nice quip about the pet named "Peeve".  It gotta a mental grin out of me  :-D

.........I might add chicken-killin'-dogs to the list, as well.  'Specially when they're mine.

Just kidding about people.....I love 'em.  I just can't tolerate them. 

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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #16 on: April 17, 2010, 04:58:03 PM »
People in general, but specifically people intolerant of my intolerance who demand that I tolerate them.   ;)
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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #17 on: April 17, 2010, 05:49:34 PM »
When people use the newest phrase, "Gotcha" when they acknowledge what youve said.
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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #18 on: April 17, 2010, 07:23:36 PM »
People with a handicap placard that obviously aren't using the spot close to the store.Or the handicapped person staying in the car and someone perfectly healthy going into the store.And then seeing someone obviously meant for that spot parking far away to save the space for someone more needy.
The second person doesn't bug me,just bugs me more about the first circumstance.

...People with no placard who park there anyway and bound into the store like they're going to be late for soccer practice. One day I will park behind one of them and call the police.
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Re: Pet Peeves
« Reply #19 on: April 17, 2010, 07:25:35 PM »
People with a handicap placard that obviously aren't using the spot close to the store.Or the handicapped person staying in the car and someone perfectly healthy going into the store.And then seeing someone obviously meant for that spot parking far away to save the space for someone more needy.
The second person doesn't bug me,just bugs me more about the first circumstance.

...People with no placard who park there anyway and bound into the store like they're going to be late for soccer practice. One day I will park behind one of them and call the police.
Ah yes forgot about those people. Grrrrr
And the ones who park in the "loading" area because they are only goona be a minute!!

 

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