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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Opeeved » Aug 12th, 2017, 2:17 pm

Ordering through drive thru and saying the .exact. thing (combos modification or choice of) you want, to have them say... is that crispy or grilled, fries, combo?

And I'm like.... weren't you listening? At all? Ugh Lol

Oh oh, since I'm here....
Ordering an item to have them reply..is that everything? After every item said.

(face palming) to both. :dash:
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Catsumi » Aug 20th, 2017, 5:55 pm

It would be more accurate and honest to call it The Advertising Hour instead of the News Hour (tv).
nothing wrong with being open minded as long as your brains don't fall out.

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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby alfred2 » Aug 25th, 2017, 12:46 pm

idiots that say we do not need site c.

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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Opeeved » Aug 25th, 2017, 1:40 pm

Failing to admit one's wrongness and conveniently passing over salient points in favour of hammer-strong heuristic notions, during the course of online discussions. Also, taking/quoting one line or sentence out of a paragraph to further ones agenda. So f :cuss: lame, disengenous and out right ignorant.
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Glacier » Aug 25th, 2017, 3:47 pm

With a name like "Opeeved" you better have some pet peeves to share!!!

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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Lady tehMa » Aug 30th, 2017, 7:46 am

Smoke, ash & drought.

Flooding elsewhere.

I would love a quiet, boring weather summer. Fall. Year.
I haven't failed until I quit.

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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby kgcayenne » Aug 30th, 2017, 7:52 am

's is not, nor will it ever be how to indicate plurality.

Why... why why why is this so commonplace now? Even the experienced and otherwise intelligent have begun to do this.

Is it because teachers other than 'English' teachers stopped docking marks in school for spelling and punctuation errors because they're not 'English' teachers? (That's what my daughter's science teacher told me when I noticed not one single spelling correction on a science paper.) It used to be real incentive to be accurate with spelling and punctuation in ALL SUBJECTS because a socials report that was otherwise accurate in its content could suffer in marks due to sloppy spelling errors.
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Bsuds » Aug 30th, 2017, 8:14 am

No one gets a Diploma anymore, they get a Certificate of Participation!


Attaboy, you showed up! What crap are they teaching by doing that.
I have never tried Yoga but I bent over to pick up my keys once so I'm pretty sure I wouldn't like it.

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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby cubafreak » Aug 30th, 2017, 10:41 am

when an entertaining thread gets removed [icon_lol2.gif] so ends the chuckles I looked forward to having

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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Bsuds » Aug 30th, 2017, 1:00 pm

People who quote a long post directly following the same post and don't condense it down shorter.

Do you think we need to read it twice!

Then there are those who post a link with no comments regarding said link. Are we all supposed to read your mind?


Focus people, focus.
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Opeeved » Aug 30th, 2017, 1:07 pm

Glacier wrote:With a name like "Opeeved" you better have some pet peeves to share!!!

Oh man. I have many. I just don't like to complain too much. Nobody likes a whiner lol
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Opeeved » Aug 30th, 2017, 1:28 pm

And oh,^^ exactly the inspiration the name came from.

Want to change it to Norwegian lemming. But another peeve is changing user names. you tube NL and see Why . Lol.
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby alfred2 » Aug 31st, 2017, 1:44 pm

ndp trolls who are very well paid by the party .no :smt045 one can be that silly with the nonsense they post.

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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Bsuds » Aug 31st, 2017, 3:00 pm

alfred2 wrote:ndp trolls who are very well paid by the party .no :smt045 one can be that silly with the nonsense they post.

More like any Political Troll, doesn't matter which party they are being paid by!
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Re: Pet Peeves

Postby Piecemaker » Sep 3rd, 2017, 12:10 pm

People who use the bicycle lane as a turn lane! Just don't!
It's possible to do all the right things and still get a bad result.

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