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Open Thread

Top Five Tuesday: Pet Peeves

We’ve all got them, those weird little things that drive us crazy. We know they shouldn’t be such a big deal, but they are. I’ll show you mine, if you show me yours. ;)

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Lunchtime Poll

LTP 6/27: Your Pet Peeves

Since I write the first post of the week every Monday, it seems like Monday happens more often than other days. My perception may be warped, so don’t write your congressman demanding answers just yet. 

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Humor

More People Who Bug Me

A while back I compiled a list of people who bug me, and I was delighted to learn just how many of you also enjoy a little light hateration. Mind you, that was in the winter when we were all a bit crankier, but even as spring is in swing, I make room for animosity […]

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Lunchtime Poll

LTP: 4/22

According to Wikipedia, “A pet peeve is a minor annoyance that an individual identifies as particularly annoying to him or her, to a greater degree than others may find it.”  I suppose that is accurate, but to me a true pet peeve is something small that you have a completely irrational reaction to.  I’m talking […]

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Perspectives

People Who Bug Me

Pigeons. OK, they’re not technically people, but they do technically bug me. Like cats, pigeons are not very good at predicting which direction you’re going to walk. But unlike cats, pigeons are not furry or cute.

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Style

What do you think of that lady’s outfit, over there?

One of the things I do to pass the time while traveling around the city is scrutinize the outfits of the passersby, and imagine how I would modify the outfits if I were to wear them myself. I don’t do this to be judgmental, my goal is not to criticize their outfits (though I would […]