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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Wed Nov 23, 2016 5:08 pm 
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RaggedMan wrote:
Duct tape and WD-40 are the only tools required for any job.

If it moves when it isn't supposed to, use duct tape.
If it doesn't move when it supposed to, use WD-40.


Ah but what happens if you spray WD-40 on duct tape 8O


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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Wed Nov 23, 2016 9:27 pm 
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Biffa wrote:
RaggedMan wrote:
Duct tape and WD-40 are the only tools required for any job.

If it moves when it isn't supposed to, use duct tape.
If it doesn't move when it supposed to, use WD-40.


Ah but what happens if you spray WD-40 on duct tape 8O


The same as what happens when you toe a slice of toast butter side up on a cats back and drop it :D

System crash!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Thu Nov 24, 2016 6:25 pm 
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GP appointment at 16:40 today. 17:15 when I got in to see my Doctor. Worst bit was it seems to be a signal blackspot so I couldn't potter about online reading my favourite little apps and I couldn't listen to music because I needed to be able to hear my GP call. Then he had to double up the strength of the medication I'm on as they haven't really worked for me. Then I just missed my train to get home, had to wait 20 minutes in the cold for the next one and so missed the start of my team playing the early Thanksgiving game.


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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Fri Nov 25, 2016 2:28 pm 
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GP appointment at 16:40 today. 17:15 when I got in to see my Doctor. Worst bit was it seems to be a signal blackspot so I couldn't potter about online reading my favourite little apps and I couldn't listen to music because I needed to be able to hear my GP call. Then he had to double up the strength of the medication I'm on as they haven't really worked for me. Then I just missed my train to get home, had to wait 20 minutes in the cold for the next one and so missed the start of my team playing the early Thanksgiving game.

And it would've been better if you had missed the end of the game.

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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Tue Nov 29, 2016 2:57 am 
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People who steal parking spaces from other drivers who are CLEARLY sat waiting for the space to come available deserve a special kind of hell...

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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Tue Dec 06, 2016 1:31 pm 
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SDLRob wrote:
People who steal parking spaces from other drivers who are CLEARLY sat waiting for the space to come available deserve a special kind of hell...


Hah, I saw two fights in the space of 10' in IKEA at Wembley two weeks ago. People acting like idiots


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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Tue Dec 06, 2016 9:14 pm 
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Siao7 wrote:
Hah, I saw two fights in the space of 10' in IKEA at Wembley two weeks ago. People acting like idiots


Saw one in Toronto airport once over a baggage trolley.


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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Sat Dec 31, 2016 9:57 am 
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Dumb donkey kids who haven't learnt respect or consideration for others yet! Some have just cost me £500 in refunds to other customers cause of how they were acting last night. So if you're young, of drinking age and reading this, remember you're not the centre of the universe and other people do exist.

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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Mon Apr 03, 2017 2:55 pm 
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Blimey! Nobody's been annoyed this year? Time to slip into my Captain Quietly Fuming outfit.
Wife's i-Pad keyboard quit yesterday (Sunday) - needed new batteries so off we go to nearest supermarket to pick up a couple of 2032's. Join line of three at express check out. Stupid, miserable bat ahead of us standing there directing poor soul bagging groceries takes fourteen times longer than usual to process a few simple items and is then surprised at having to pay! We go through the "How much?" and the "Are you sure" routine before she starts fossicking around in her handbag for her purse. The purse (and I swear this is true) is on a CHAIN. I am just amazed it did not have a combination lock. Scanned batteries, swiped card, got receipt and got out of the door while said useless lump still faffing around - she may even still be there.
I wanna Taser for Christmas.


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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Sun Apr 09, 2017 2:51 pm 
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Well, this morning my tablet decided it couldn't work SSF1 with 8 laps left in the grand prix. Thankfully, I don't think I missed much.

And 10 minutes ago I realised why my fridge has been rather loud today, my freezer door was slightly ajar. Everything is partially defrosted or pretty much room temperature. So that's my freezer emptied for the first time since I got it.


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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Sun Apr 09, 2017 3:11 pm 
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I find myself getting more and more and more annoyed by the way people park.
A parking section where there is room for 6 cars, but the one on the end drives in 5 feet from the start, the one the other end 5 feet from the line and 7 feet between the middle cars. Half the parking un usable.


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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Sun Apr 09, 2017 4:57 pm 
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moby wrote:
I find myself getting more and more and more annoyed by the way people park.
A parking section where there is room for 6 cars, but the one on the end drives in 5 feet from the start, the one the other end 5 feet from the line and 7 feet between the middle cars. Half the parking un usable.

Oh I know the feeling. My car park for work has space for 7 cars with clearly marked bays and customers regularly park blatantly over the lines. Only bothered about themselves and couldn't care less if it stops other people being able to park. Then they always seem annoyed when I ask them if they could please mo e their car so they are in the space correctly.

What's even worse is drivers who really do not understand how cars move and don't seem to know how big their cars are! My car is very tight, bit some people refuse to believe me when I say they can get in, refuse to let me drive their car on for them and then don't listen to instructions when I talk them in :x

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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
PostPosted: Mon May 15, 2017 12:44 pm 
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Just seen a BBC news report about middle-income homes not coping at the moment. They showed a family living in Kent who earn £45k a year between 2 people who say they have nothing left at the end of the month and can't cope and they need to get second hand clothes for their 2 children etc. Fair enough that Kent is an expensive place to live, but they listed their big bills each month as
£660 - mortgage
£580 - travel and car
£200 - childcare
If my maths is right, that's £17,280 leaving over £27k a year, or £2250 a month for household bills, food, clothes etc. How the hell do you spend that much much a month on these things and not manage to save anything? Last time I was living in a house with a £650/month mortgae 3 years ago, household bills and food came to about £700/month with 1 child.

How on earth do they think people on minimum wage of around £14k or less who don't or can't claim benefits cope? I honestly believe that if I got to look at their monthly expenses I could save them hundreds, if not over £1k a month, not even thinking about what a personal financial professional could do.

Maybe it's because I've always lived on under £20k (and recently under £10k working over 45 hours/week) that I just don't understand how people on that much money can possibly complain?!

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 Post subject: Re: Annoyances
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Streamed F1 on the weekend as C4 didn't have it live. Had issues throughout the pre-race show so I knew at some points during the race it would freeze.

Warm-up lap complete. Fifth red light goes on and FREEEEEEEEEEEZE. Jumps straight to turn 3 and Vettel leading. My wife actually said she'd never seen a look like that on my face before....

My most favourite part of a GP is the start. Ruined.

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