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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby dogspoiler » Jan 21st, 2013, 1:19 pm

I was watching a documentary, the narator was explaining some facts and events. She was totaly drowned out by the thunderous, meaningless background music. Why are the people that make these documentaries so stunned that they think that racket is needed. IDIOTS. :purefury:
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby cubafreak » Jan 22nd, 2013, 10:58 pm

Trying to read a post written by a high school graduate (so they say anyway) and I cannot understand a thing they are talking about with all the speeling and grammatical errors! oops! as I mis-spell spelling :ohmygod:
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Roadster » Jan 23rd, 2013, 12:47 am

cubafreak wrote:Trying to read a post written by a high school graduate (so they say anyway) and I cannot understand a thing they are talking about with all the speeling and grammatical errors! oops! as I mis-spell spelling :ohmygod:


Just because someone graduated high school don't mean they are smart. I have met many grade 8ers who could beat the pants off one who went the whole mile in any conversation or forum. In fact I have met many who have studied past high school that have no clue.
Ever read your doctor's hand writing? Peek at your file next time he/she opens it.

My pet peeve,,, this white crap that covers the ground, it isn't melting very fast :purefury:
I don’t like making plans for the day, because then the word “premeditated” gets thrown around in the courtroom



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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Bsuds » Jan 23rd, 2013, 3:37 pm

Posters who can't seen to be able to quote properly. :purefury:
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Logitack » Jan 23rd, 2013, 3:48 pm

this may have been given before, i am too lazy to go back and check...

posters who have 20 plus lines of text with no paragraphs!
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Bsuds » Jan 23rd, 2013, 3:51 pm

Logitack wrote:this may have been given before, i am too lazy to go back and check...

posters who have 20 plus lines of text with no paragraphs!


Or capitals, punctuation and full of spelling errors!

In other words unintelligible.
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Glacier » Jan 23rd, 2013, 3:57 pm

[quote="Bsuds"]Posters who can't seen to be able to quote properly. :purefury[/quote

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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Bsuds » Jan 23rd, 2013, 4:00 pm

See what I mean! :dyinglaughing:
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Roadster » Jan 23rd, 2013, 7:29 pm

:dyinglaughing:
I don’t like making plans for the day, because then the word “premeditated” gets thrown around in the courtroom



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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby fastfreddie » Jan 24th, 2013, 2:54 pm

Posters, whose "signatures" are too long.
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Roadster » Jan 30th, 2013, 1:59 am

Don't you pick on my signature,,,, :boxer:
I don’t like making plans for the day, because then the word “premeditated” gets thrown around in the courtroom



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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Lady tehMa » Feb 6th, 2013, 10:37 am

After trying to read in the forums this morning I will reiterate that inability to quote properly and an inadequate grasp of the English language (which renders whatever the poster was attempting to say completely incomprehensible) are my two big pet peeves. I will go elsewhere for a while, at least until my eyes stop bleeding . . .
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby WeatherWoman » Feb 16th, 2013, 11:42 am

Yup is just as easy to text as YES!
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby WeatherWoman » Mar 24th, 2013, 11:33 am

People who park in the bike lane (saw twelve outside a church today).
People who park in the parents with infant parking yet have no children.
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Lady tehMa » Mar 27th, 2013, 8:39 am

Slow computers. People who don't replace the toilet paper roll.
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