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I Am Annoyed At Those With No Common Sense

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    It Don'T Make No Sense ...

    One of my favorite songs ....http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkD_nRIpzOo "... It don't make much sense That common sense Don't make no sense No more"
    JohnInKansas JohnInKansas 70+, M 1 Response Mar 28, 2013

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    Math

    Ok....so I wasn't going to post this because it's not my nature to normally complain like this. I know I'm not as young as most people here. But do they still teach math in High School? I'm so shocked at the lack of basic understanding of Math. If we want to succeed as a country...
    ToyManx ToyManx 46-50, M 4 Responses Mar 18, 2013

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    ISN'T IT COMMON SENSE NOT TO BRING SOMEONE UP

    TO SOMEONE WHO HAS BEEN DEPRESSED OVER A YEAR CUZ OF THEM. my vocabulary isn't exactly intact right now but im so fed up of my mum never knowing when to shut up. she is too fcking annoying and i just want to get out of here. I don't care how.
    cmdoran cmdoran 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 1, 2014

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    Should Know Better By Now...

    There is nothing common about common sense.
    TheGuRoo TheGuRoo 31-35 Aug 19, 2013

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    Not only did my sister yell at me

    when I said we should save a stray dog that was wondering around on the street that had a collar… but when we got home my mom saw some dirt and leaves somewhat on the sidewalk in front of our house. She said, "I should get my leaf blower and blow all my leaves on their...
    ISellCrackForTheCIA ISellCrackForTheCIA 18-21, F Jun 15, 2014

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    "durrrr...is That A Rockband?"

    I too am deeply annoyed at those with no common sense. Although I definately agree with the saying that "if common sense was common then everyone would have it". But for some reason my main target in this story is my younger 16 year old sister, the same one I frequently mention...
    chase116 chase116 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 11, 2010

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    I used to be more tolerant

    but a vast majority my generation engages in some of the most ridiculous things and put those things before the seriousness of educating themselves... So I have a 0 tolerance policy of nonsense and no common sense.
    euphorian euphorian 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 21, 2014

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    Pet Peeve

    Semantical Pet Peeve : referring to a person who has a fever as " having a temperature. " Everyone has temperatures. All the time. They usually run about 98.6 degrees... And then there was that terrible boy band 98 degrees....But that's a different story.
    loulan loulan 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 27, 2013

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    "are You Okay?"

    This is taken from my blog and I decided to post it here: Sorry, very angry rant due to the overall stress and sadness that accumulated over the week (or years, depending on how I look at it). You know what is the dumbest question in the world? "Are you okay?" I don't care what...
    honorableshadow honorableshadow 22-25, F Dec 20, 2010

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    I'm Not Really Into It But...

    I'm not into common sense all the time.  I mean, I love some kinds of nonsense a lot.  But the absence of a certain down to earth attitude or a lack of realism is highly annoying.  I just can't stand floating people.  It's impossible to deal with them and...
    moreandless moreandless 56-60, M Feb 3, 2010

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    So,my fiance and I had several miscarriages.

    And one stillborn.With the stillborn,I was obviously showing. So one "friend" mentioned something to his parents.Who are both addicted to pills. And many other things and are just in general piece of **** people. Well,we had my fiance's niece's fourth birthday today. Our...
    JameswifeyHannah JameswifeyHannah 16-17, F Sep 14, 2014

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    Tstl

    At work I come in contact with many people who we call TSTL(too stupid to live). I have had to distance myself from people I knew with this syndrome because it was just to tedious to have to ask "why did you do that? What were you thinking(not thinking)? It was so exhausting to...
    Angelly Angelly 56-60, F 1 Response Jul 29, 2012

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    Rude A$$butts

    Common attitudes ....Simply rude people. When a person almost runs you off the road and flicks you off, or when you're standing in line at the store to check out and someone wants to cut, and they end up getting mad at you when you notice that they have more groceries than you...
    loulan loulan 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 27, 2013

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    Come On!

    I sometimes seriously wonder how some people lack such great amounts of common sense. Most of there people are born that way, and deserve to be scorned and mocked by the rest of us ... and occasionally have rotten fruit thrown at them - just to make the fruit thrower feel better...
    IdleTraveller IdleTraveller 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 11, 2010

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    Irks Me

    What irks me is when I get an email from someone who hasn't touched base in like 4-5 months, but every week for a couple of months, I persisted and sent them one, but never got an answer ...Then one day, lo and behold, the magical question from phantom friend....Asking " So how...
    loulan loulan 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 27, 2013

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    Yes *%_&

    One thing I don't understand is the point of mocking or belittling someone. Does it make the one doing it feel like a " bigger, better " person ? For whatever reason it is being done, be it size, shape, clothing or whatever; that person is not the joke for being who they are. The...
    loulan loulan 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 20, 2013

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    Sometimes I feel like I'm a ******* loser,

    then I read posts on here..
    jayhaus5509 jayhaus5509 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 13, 2014

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    An Actual Scenario

    Manager:  You don't need to give any information to any person who cannot pass the verification procedures.Co-worker:  What if they have all the information to pass the verification?Manager:  Then you would give them information.Co-worker:  What if they give me 'MY...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 26, 2011

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    So, I am going to enter a new system of,

    blocking and not answering those that don't use their brains to use constructive arguments. I'm not taking requests that sound utterly strange to me and I will block and remove those of you who abuse of me without any good reason to. Sorry but I'm sick of all this. I'm sick...
    Suxa90 Suxa90 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2014

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    I'd like to say that it's people with no common

    sense, rather than grossly uneducated people that annoy me. As it stands I only have a bit of college education so it's fair to say that people with a potential to gain more knowledge but for whatever reason have not are not in the same boat as one who just don't have a clue...
    4k5dii 4k5dii 46-50, M May 31, 2014

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    A Hangover

    When you tell people that you're hungover it just makes you sound like an alcoholic. Don't tell people you're hungover, just explain to them that you're having a delayed allergic reaction to alcohol......It sounds better.
    loulan loulan 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 27, 2013

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    I come from a generation in

    which people have their first kiss at nine, lose their virginity at fourteen, are pregnant and in debt by sixteen, and are in the back of a cop car at twenty. I come from a generation in which popularity is more important than sanity. Where people are desperate for attention...
    IntenseCookie IntenseCookie 16-17, F 7 Responses Jul 14, 2014

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    Uncommon Sense

    It's very annoying because you have to explain it to them when it's so obvious.  Now I think you should name it uncommon sense!  Because COMMON sense isn't so common anymore.
    DreamingOutLoud DreamingOutLoud 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 27, 2009

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    Or...

    Those who ignore it or refuse to use it.
    walkthisway walkthisway 18-21, F Jun 28, 2009

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    Worse Day

    today was one of the worse days in a long time. it makes me realize that i'm friends with just BS people who really don't care about me but mostly about what i can give them. these two friends of mine just came into the library where i was sitting and started to yell at me out of...
    UnusualAngel UnusualAngel 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 13, 2012

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    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2014

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    This pertains to a lot of folks in Atlanta

    tonight ... looking to blame everybody but themselves for the inconvenience they found themselves in ... and that's what it was an INCONVENIENCE ... the weather didn't tear down power lines ... the weather didn't destroy any buildings ... the weather didn't shut down water...
    midnighttrain61 midnighttrain61 51-55, M Jan 30, 2014

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    Get rid of all the warning labels

    and let evolution take care of the idiots :) ! I dream of a world where you can't sue a supermarket chain for falling over your own child, scalding your hand on a McDonald's coffee, or have to warn people that knives are sharp. Then again toddlers are allowed to have "training...
    jahosijhs jahosijhs 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    Why do village coffee shops have to have

    upstairs toilets and no disabled toilet down stairs no wheel chair access ?
    Louisek81 Louisek81 31-35, F Apr 12, 2014

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    Aw Smuckers........screw Dat !

    I find it unfair that a woman can't walk into a gas station without being ogled by multiple men, standing there drinking their beer, who would only hold a door open for the opportunity to stare at her *** as she passes ....Follow that with rude comments made not quite out of...
    loulan loulan 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 23, 2012

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    Mother

    So my mother decides to cook chicken that I didn’t even want cooked to begin with. All I wanted was a sandwich. She decides to cook a big batch of chicken. So the chicken ends up tasting REALLY bad. Mother then accuses me of wasting food when I NEVER EVEN asked for ANY CHICKEN...
    JubeJube1231 JubeJube1231 18-21, F 4 Responses May 9, 2012

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    May I Take Your Mother%$@#*&! Order

    All fast food workers will know EXACTLY what i'm talking about...customers. (If you have never worked in fast food i suggest you do it once before you begin to complain and make a big scene about a pickle ending up on your sandwich). I seriously do not understand how some...
    Shokliva Shokliva 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 9, 2012

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    Hmmm Let Me Think.....

    Even though we all have dumb moments, there are some people in this world who are just...how can I say this....are dumb as hell. They just say or do things that doesn't make sense, and it bugs the crap outta me when I have to be around them. I mean sense that should be common is...
    kaybudd22 kaybudd22 26-30, M Oct 9, 2012

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    This survey is to see in general how society

    feel about the disabled in general.. How they are treated and what understanding is there within society about disability. Thank you all for taking part :-)
    Louisek81 Louisek81 31-35, F Apr 12, 2014

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    blushkat blushkat 22-25, F 3 Responses May 31, 2014

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    Spelling Nazi Vs. Facebook

    I can let SOME grammatical errors go, but spelling is one thing i just can't let go of. Facebook is now the place i go to if i want blood to boil. A misplaced letter in a word is a bit more forgivable, but not taking the time to tell the difference between "their/they're/there...
    Shokliva Shokliva 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 7, 2013

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    To quote Einstein: Common sense is just

    that set of prejudices inculcated into the masses before their 18th year" We have plenty of 'common sense' and it gave us the Iraq war, 9/11, the invasion of Panama, the invasion of Grenada, the murder of 241 Marines thanks to Raygun...the list of debacles and stupid decisions...
    bitlord bitlord 51-55 1 Response Jun 16, 2014

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    Common sense is your built in basic instinct and it helps you stay focused in your decision making. Right and/or wrong it sets a limit for all of us. The one society has projected...
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    With out common sense where would I be! For one common sense help us not look stupid.
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    Middle school, pre-teen, and I was THAT girl; tall, heavy, hygiene questionable, but I had my head buried in books. One day, my friend snapped at me, " You're just like my brother...
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    I do admire people who have common sense but I sooooooo enjoy people who are common sense stupid. they are so much fun to sit back and watch, annoying as hell to deal with but yet...
    sixtens sixtens 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 7

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    I sometimes joke about having uncommon sense, but not common sense. It's too true!
    sometimeslonelytoo sometimeslonelytoo 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 7

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    When situations get tense with everybody keen to push their own point of view, it's a joy when somebody reverts to common sense to find a way through it!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 10

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    I think people who don`t have common sense are hilarious. "Like dude!" People can be really stupid these days. It cracks me up every single time.
    BookWorm333 BookWorm333 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Common sense is always good when you have to much emotions taking over
    Angelmarcellus Angelmarcellus 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 14

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    I have a friend, at the age of 14 does not understand the "that's what she said" joke -.- I think it's common sense she is lacking...
    Spookitty Spookitty 13-15, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have seen just how little sense there is around. As I get older I realize more and more how many people are 'winging it' in their jobs. Constantly. In hospitals. The more I see...
    rainbowgirlx rainbowgirlx 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    You know. I couldn't care less if you are male,female,transgendered,gender positive,bi,poly,gay,straightCatholic,Protestant,Muslim,Taoist,Maoist,Sikh,Hindu,Buddhist,black,white...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Absolutely!!! A sense of humour is a vital piece of your defences in this life. Nurture it!!!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Jan 11