I Am Fed Up With the Willfully Ignorant People of the World

Ignorance is a choice. 1,074 People

    kaylamay91 kaylamay91
    22-25, F
    Nov 23, 2015

    i'm so overwhelmed of them.

    stupid heartless comments makes me feel want disappear. seriously even if you are bored,you don’t have rights to hurt or judge someone!!! We are here to express our personal feelings. If i say i can't trust anyone or want to disappear, you don't have rights to say just go...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 24, 2015

    Rudeness,ignorance,why Do So Many Take So Much Glee At Being Arrogant.

    I suppose it is unfair of me to suggest this is a problem of the modern day youth.To heck with all the pandering it IS part of modern day youth culture to be seen as "cool" or whatever is the current in word to describe their abhorrent nature.Of course I speak of the minority of...
    garvan garvan
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Jun 3, 2010

    Ignorance + Arrogance Is A Deadly Combination

    For one there are ignorant people , on a sub category level , there are some ignorant people who think they are soo smart and they think they are always right and take major( poor) decisions for themselves and others Sometimes watching male politicians debate on women's rights...
    Jan 25, 2013

    Choice For Some, Imposed On Others

    Ignorance is found everywhere, around every corner, about every subject and people. Neighbors are ignorant about who exactly lives right next door. Parents are ignoant about their own children's habits and desires. People are ignorant about their political leaders and whatever...
    ScottShaw ScottShaw
    26-30, M
    May 11, 2012

    All I've got to ask is: Why

    so much hate? People ranting on about their religions, holding one above another, prescribing to each other what exactly "enlightenment" looks like. All for WHAT? I'm happy if you believe Jesus saves. I'm happy if you believe Muhammad had a message from God. I'm happy if you...
    maybesomedaysoon maybesomedaysoon
    1 Response Dec 12, 2013

    Yet Every One Is So Ignorant Towards The Real Me...

    Well..this is the first story am gonna write about well stuff that happens.During the summer for the past two years i have been going to an art camp,i only go there to give company to well a person so i wont be bored during the summer.We always text each other;during the whole...
    TheHeartless TheHeartless
    13-15, F
    1 Response Aug 26, 2012

    People are Ignorant and unreasonable.

    I hate dealing with people. It's tiring, soul crushing and depressing.
    SadWizard SadWizard
    26-30, M
    2 Responses May 2, 2014

    Last night, I was walkkng to the bus stop with

    my friends. The first time, a man walked by saying, "too many m-f'ing blind people. I know some of y'all ain't blind." He went on and on. Couldn't here the rest. Anyway, we kept walking, and another guy drove by singing "three blind mice." I don't know why this bothers me after...
    blindangel92 blindangel92
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 17, 2015

    Willfully Ignorant Lady At The Drugstore

    This morning at 6:30 I went to the drugstore. I was approaching the entrance at the same time as another lady so I waited for her to go in first and followed behind her. She was about my age and I had never seen her before in my life. She walked through the first set of...
    foreverlate foreverlate
    46-50, F
    9 Responses Jun 20, 2013

    She Makes Me Want To Tear My Hair Out!

    I was having lunch with a friend and asked if she knew someone who worked for the same company as she did. She didn't recognize the name. So my husband described her...all he had to say is "she's dumber than a box of rocks" and our friend knew at once whom we were referring to...
    FrenchApple FrenchApple
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 23, 2013


    I'm 19. I have my share of wrongs and rights. Lately I have began to notice that many people my age, do/say all of these pure ridiculous things in attempt to be "original"... For a example, this kid I know was talking about evolution. He turns to me and randomly tells me that...
    Deme16 Deme16
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 14, 2012

    People On The Curb Got More Brains Than That.

    About all I do is push young people into getting an education.  Sometimes I look around after making an attempt to build my self esteem to pull others up with me and then I get insulted.  Yeah and by some highly educated **** that has it all yet can't read in between the lines...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 21, 2012

    Just because you keep apologizing

    for doing something wrong, doesn't mean it's ok to keep doing it...
    GabriellaChristine GabriellaChristine
    22-25, F
    Oct 24, 2014

    First official, I'm autistic

    so I get the whole "they're just a naughty brat" thing anyway, but when I actually try to talk, to expan my social knowledge you could at least have the common courtesy to reply, whether it's over social media or whether I say it in person.
    Randompi Randompi
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 6, 2015

    Peolpe Are So Rude

    When people don't get their way they think the world owes them something. I am sick of people who get whatever they want and expect to be given more, even if they can not have anymore. People like that live among the people who are less unfortunate and needed and yet we ignore...
    nanners nanners
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Dec 13, 2008

    But it's their choice to sound awfully ignorant,

    though they could have done better with trying to open up more of their minds. Some people just prefer being plain narrow.
    arcticxcx arcticxcx
    16-17, F
    1 Response May 8, 2015

    When you tell someone you're suffering,

    someone who is meant to be your 'soul mate', and for them to just ignore you and brush it off like a piece of fluff on their clothing...hmm, yeah it doesn't sit well. Especially since you've been a counsellor to them more times in 6 years than is actually numerable.
    mechaishida80 mechaishida80
    36-40, M
    Jan 27

    Greed And Gluttony

    To the glutonous imbecile who purchased Marilyn Monroes dress for $5M: I cannot believe that you couldnt find something better to spend that money on. This week, 5 Million people in China have been displaced from their homes because of the floods ravaging their country. This...
    LadyVerona LadyVerona
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Jun 20, 2011

    It's 2012.

    I really am fed up with willingly ignorant people. I feel there is no excuse, considering that most people have some kind of access to the Internet. The are so many ways to find out the truth, the facts. And I've noticed most of these people are the ones who claim they are...
    OnMyTippeeToes OnMyTippeeToes
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 8, 2012

    The Nature Of Self-defeating Convictions

    This is from "Truthout" - basically an article about the self-defeating beliefs of so many of America's working class.  For example, their support of "free market" capitalism and the refusal to put the blame for the economic crash where it really belongs.http://truth-out.org...
    imabear imabear
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Mar 31, 2012

    This May Be My Favorite Group So Far

    I've realized after living in another country, that many Americans (not all of us, mind you) are sadly ignorant of other cultures/countries.  I can honestly say that Ive realized this about myself to a certain extent. I have, and want to continue to always be open and aware...
    EscapingTheMind EscapingTheMind
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Oct 18, 2009

    Look at this stupid ignorant ***.

    So sick of people like this
    deleted deleted
    7 Responses Mar 26, 2015

    the Best way I have ever heard it put- In this

    age of information, Ignorance is a Choice.- Unfortunately people have gotten Incredibly lazy and expect everything to be spoon-fed to them and what ever isn't is just forgotten. I work Too GD hard at life and get very little out of it, and then to see people do very little and...
    NvBikeBoy NvBikeBoy
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jan 28, 2014

    Get Your Definitions Straight.

    I hate when people use words that don't mean the same thing (AT ALL) interchangeably. My family, for one, has been guilty of this the past few years. ******* annoying as all get out. Let me break it down for you. "Socialism", "communism", "fascism".... Some people don't know...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jun 23, 2013

    All of these 'magnificent bastards/*******'.

    Atheists who rail on religion/believers who rail on the heathens. Misogynistic women. Brand fetishizers and materialistic fools in general. Free market capitalists. Marketers. Stock brokers. Democrats and republicans. America as personified. Fundamentalists. Hipsters. People who...
    badatusernames badatusernames
    22-25, M
    Jan 28, 2014

    They Revel In Their Own Ignorance

    They wear it as a badge of pride. They are actually proud they they do not want to grow, to learn, they do not want to hear other people's opinions, but it doesn't stop them spouting the first, the only thing that has come into their closed minds, minds that were long ago closed...
    mizzen123 mizzen123
    46-50, M
    4 Responses Sep 14, 2010

    Why Do People Want to Be Ignorant?

    There does seem to be alot of people out there going out of their way to keep away from knowledge and understanding. Is it a reaction to the sensory overloaded world we live in? Are we withdrawing inwards as we are bombarded with more and more external stimulus? Is it excusable...
    k1nudey k1nudey
    41-45, M
    15 Responses Oct 23, 2008

    The amount of times I have heard people say

    "Why doesn't everyone just speak American?" is absurd.
    paigedecker33 paigedecker33
    16-17, F
    4 Responses Nov 10, 2014
    imagayguyok imagayguyok
    18-21, M
    May 7, 2015

    I am fed up seriously.

    I want to punch all mean people In the face Then kick them in his balls or v
    lorrena19 lorrena19
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 2, 2015

    story of my life.....

    Jonesfreak Jonesfreak
    26-30, M
    Nov 10, 2014

    You can shovel example

    after example of logic in their faces, and they will absolutely refuse to see it. It can have blinking lights and drums and horns, and still they will not acknowledge it. They choose to stick with what they BELIEVE rather than digest the clear definitions spelled out before them...
    KatieTreat KatieTreat
    51-55, T
    4 Responses May 20, 2015

    The Title Says It All

    I'm sure everyone knows how bad the world is getting and instead of making change and getting better things are getting worse by the second. I hope Jesus comes to take his followers before I see the end of my lifetime because I might not be able to bare stupid *** people til my...
    brittlo94 brittlo94
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2013

    No we can't just forget what happened in the

    past. How will we change what is socially acceptable or bring about transformation and most importantly learn how to avoid making the same mistakes that saw racial groups other than Caucasian being treated as "last" class citizens. Get your head out of your *** and realize that...
    stix07 stix07
    18-21, M
    Mar 25, 2015


    It's no use to be willfully ignorant. It's no use to hide away from the obvious. Things won't disappear because you don't acknowledge them. Sometimes knowing hurts. It really does, and I know it does. I have once tried to find a truth in the saying ignorance is bliss. But I can...
    JojaRodenaLente JojaRodenaLente
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 5, 2009

    I'm Tired of the Excuses.

     I'm tired of the excuses people give themselves for living in ignorance. 1) I don't have the time. You don't have time to educate yourself about the world you live in? If you have time to plop down in front of the tv everyday then you have the time to spend a little bit of...
    stillsleeping stillsleeping
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Oct 30, 2008

    The Use Of The Word Ignorant Hides Enemies.

    Ignorant is a word used by people who cannot beat down their enemies. So the word ignorant is used. Also Ignorant is used by people who don't want to think about beating or making those who they feel wronged them enemies. But most of those people whom people may call ignorant...
    Colemanus Colemanus
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Nov 9, 2013

    Energy Blocking...

    I have to master this or else I will go insane. . Being an empath, I get overwhelmed & anxious way too much especially around ignorant people. It definitely drains the life out of me. How do you guys deal with it?
    Moonjava Moonjava
    31-35, F
    14 Responses Nov 18, 2008

    I think it burns my since of truth to hear me

    shouting in my youth I need a way to sort it out. After I die I rewake redefine what was at stake from the hot side of a god. I see the people that I used, see the substance I abused, the ugly places that I lived. Did I make money was I proud? Did I play my songs to loud. Did I...
    lexinwonderland lexinwonderland
    16-17, F
    Dec 15, 2014

    I don't understand why some people enjoy being

    rude and insulting. I am glad I'll never be like that.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 24, 2015

    yeah its funny how someone has to come along

    and ruin the purpose of the site and unfortunately have the ability to spread that on those who have no time for bull ****
    deleted deleted
    Mar 1, 2015
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