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I Hate Advertisements

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    The Ones That Talk

    I've never had a problem with the ones that are just banners on the side of the screen, but I hate those talking ones.  There's two of them like that that I can remember.  They're currently the most annoying ads I've ever seen...I mean heard. The first one is the ad...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 8 Responses Sep 10, 2008

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    Advertisement Steals My Private Property

    Oil, Coil, copper, gold, silver are resources.But time is another one.Advertisement steals my attention. When stealing my attention, my time has been stolen.Like I go into a supermarket and I just TAKE instead of BUYING without asking for permission.Does private property count...
    Iamwithu Iamwithu 22-25, M May 17, 2012

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    What a Criminal Waste

    In fact, some ads I like. I like small ads, lists of ordinary people providing extraordinary goods and services, they can be funny, eye-catching, daft, informative. But the huge quantities of human creativity squandered on adding value to cars and tennis shoes is just plain...
    tomfool tomfool 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 5, 2007

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    Why do car adverts make the car out to be a

    fashion accessory? Fair enough I like an "attractive" car but I want an advert to tell me about the car's performance, fuel efficiency, emissions, braking system, handling etc...not a ******* "SUMMER COLLECTION" as the Fiat 500 is being flogged as...******* advertisers are...
    spankwire spankwire 46-50, M Jun 24

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    Waiting For About:blank= Waiting For Ad Load

    Interactive advertisement my ***- it isn't that i'm surprised companies will do anything to sell a product neither am i surprised to see advertisers basically uploading their commercials to the web considering how many forgo the TV for specific shows they can watch online with no...
    tulick tulick 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 25, 2010

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    If I Hated It Less It Would Be Better For Me

    I hate advertisement so much that it makes me sick. Once I saw some publicitary on TV saying that it was the sustaining structure for the freedom of expression, and I thought I was going to puke. To me, saying that is a lie to the point of being criminal! When I watch all the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 12, 2009

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    Where Do I Start?

    I reserve particular venom for a TV ad in Britain for the Halifax building society. It is beyond hideuos. It concerns a radio show, where a still wet behind the ears assistant/DJ is trying to extol the virtue of their cash ISA's, when the strain (I use that word...
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M Apr 2, 2010

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    It's Not So Bad...

    -except- when you are subjected to the same stupid ads constantly.  If you listen to FM radio in the Washington, DC area that's pretty much what you get :-) Even if the same advertisers could have more than one ad that might work...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 Nov 19, 2009

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    I Am At War With Your Company.

    I avoid you like the plague. As a matter of fact, you are a plague. Popup blocker, AdBlock and Flashblock destroy you on the internet. The remote wipes you clean on TV. When I see your billboard, I think how pathetic you are. When your flyers land in my mailbox, I toss you...
    fascad3 fascad3 36-40, M 2 Responses Sep 10, 2009

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    They Are So Invasive

    Advertisements have become progressively more invasive and I feel that we should do something about it. Advertisements used to be still images on web pages, then they started taking up more memory with mini-movies. Now they're not only taking up more memory, they're taking up and...
    monsterdog81 monsterdog81 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 20, 2010

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    Very Much So..

    These days, I hate all kinds of advertisements. Billboards, online ads, commercials, all of it. I'm so sick and tired of being bombarded with that crap. I've got up Adblocker and Noscript, I don't watch television, and I don't use any video streaming sites that have advertising...
    delirium delirium 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 18, 2010

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    How To Minimize Online Advertisements

    I use the Firefox browser which has a plugin entitled "Flashblock". It will replace any flash ad on a web page with a simple play button. To load the flash script, you simply press this play button. Of course, all flash content will be blocked so sometimes you'll need...
    fascad3 fascad3 36-40, M Nov 19, 2009

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    Things You Cant Buy

    I've been thinking about this 1. what cant u buy? health u can buy, and you have to pay for, love and sex seem connected to worldly success in lots of ways, mental health can be bought to some extent; I pay a lot of money for a shrink, and it works! but what about freedom? I...
    tomfool tomfool 41-45, M 3 Responses May 17, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    So I have been talking to this guy for over a year now. We were close at one point but ended up just as friends. (Never had sex, just want to put that out there) We have been...
    WrongPage WrongPage 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    to those of you whom this concerns, you are sheep and we are the shepherds waking you up from this daydream, we tell u that you may as well just use your life in a different way...
    kieth1994 kieth1994 18-21, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    This site is for people who are basically lonely, however I am constantly seeing advertisements with men and women either half naked or in a passionate embrace. LOL This...
    StormyG1 StormyG1 46-50, F 3 days ago

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    There's being busy and not being able to get back to me, and then there's blatantly ignoring me. I hate the second one SO F***ING MUCH. I try to talk to you, be friends with you...
    CountryQueen623 CountryQueen623 18-21, F 7 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I Hate When Guys Dont Answer.. Wtf? You Start The Conversation And When I Reply You Don't Answer. And When You See Them, They're Like "Oh? What Text?" Mhhmm. ._.
    Eriannaa Eriannaa 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Last Year, The Beginning Of Sixth Grade, I was in my room sitting on a chair and my brother was behind me. We were just playing and pulling the chair up and down without making it...
    DarkOnTheInside13 DarkOnTheInside13 13-15, F Nov 29

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    I hate being poor... I hate it when I have to save my money for my next week allowance... I hate it when we don't have any television or dvd...I hate it when we have no money to...
    kiendy123 kiendy123 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 1

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    I hate how I'm not like every one I hate how I'm fat I hate how I'm not smart I hate how I don't know what to do I hate how I cut and treat people I hate how I'm not wanted...
    Alonzoisgay Alonzoisgay 13-15, M 3 Responses Dec 3

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    I hate my heart for being stubborn. I hate my mind for keeping our memories alive. I hate my eyes when they see your face. I hate my ears when they hear your name I hate my voice...
    susieibeth susieibeth 18-21, F Dec 10

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    I hate it when people say: He's a nice person when u get to know him...... Haha just say he's a dickhead but but I'll get used to it I hate when people say They hate someone and...
    Arielle1justsmile Arielle1justsmile 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 19

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    I hate myself. I hate being so stupid, and not being good at anything. I hate my face, my nose, my cheeks, my lips, and my eyes. I hate my personality, and my laugh. I hate the way...
    Missprincessgabby Missprincessgabby 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 24

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    I hate him. I'm in pain. I hate being rejected. I hate being told I'm not good enough. I hate being taken advantage of. I hate him. I hate feeling this way, like my head is about...
    classicslove classicslove 26-30, F 11 Responses Dec 2

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    I hate myself I hate my looks I hate my life I hate my body i hate my hair I hate my height I hate my voice I hate my thoughts
    prettybrowneyes1993 prettybrowneyes1993 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    What a perpetuation of an obsolete higher powering deity, I say to myself most of the time. It's not so much that I hate god, it's that this entity's power or relationship to...
    LDll LDll 18-21, F Nov 24

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    Sometimes I hate everything . This means that I hate my life and everyone else and sometimes even myself. And ironically I hate hating. So then I repeat over and over to myself...
    MentalTravelor MentalTravelor 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 1

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    she not even a bad mother. just to me. she just feels like she can control me because im skinny and lanky. she is so nice to my sisters because they look like women they have...
    msworstlife msworstlife 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 9

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    Recently, I began dating a guy who my parents absolutely hated. Actually, at the point in time in which my parents hated him, he was barely in my life at all. He and I had become...
    anonymous1129 anonymous1129 18-21 2 Responses Dec 10

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    Dear, boring one. You're a repeated record Hesitating on opportunities Missing life by staring at blank white walls Pondering on words you wish you said Being left out of the...
    crumbling389 crumbling389 18-21, F a week ago

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    I hate hate hate hate when people say panties. Hate.
    littleindigoviolet littleindigoviolet 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 20

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    i hate that i feel i have to be rude to people to get them to respect my boundary's, i hate watching someone bully someone else, i hate the smell of egg, i hate it when men pee on...
    AnOtHaJaZzYDrEaMeR AnOtHaJaZzYDrEaMeR 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    I hate family get togethers, I hate Christmas. I hate thanksgiving, I hate Easter, I hate everything. They are all drama, someone always ends up getting hurt from a fight, I'm...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 25

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    This may sound cliche but I hated high school because of a boy.I thought I loved him,but I was completely wrong.It all started my freshman year.He was a sophomore who was second...
    Katherine27 Katherine27 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    I Hate Conflict. Every shape and form. Fist Fights, Marital Quarrels, War, Fights between friends, Physical and Psychological Abuse. I hate it. I've grown up with it, I've seen it...
    SydMB SydMB 13-15, M 2 Responses Nov 30

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    I hate myself. I know people don't like me. I hate my gender and my skin colour. I hate that I have issues understanding words when others speak to me. I can't finish projects...
    zvezdnyy zvezdnyy 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 1

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    I don't know why I try.... sometimes I just hate to get out of bed I hate to wake up i just hate to be alive.... people say negative things about you then expect you to be normal...
    boxgirl1987 boxgirl1987 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 1

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    I came to North Central Florida ten years ago because I fell for the scam about thinking it would be cool living near family. My younger sister and two brothers had recently moved...
    sunshower5 sunshower5 36-40, F Nov 19

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    I hate winter with a passion like the only little reason why i like winter is because of Christmas and thats it. I hate snow, i hate being cold, all my awesome and cute clothes are...
    MariexOkay MariexOkay 13-15, F Nov 20

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    Another one of my high school horror stories. So, for drama class we had to go to the school hall and move and carry things. The teacher wasn't there. I can't really remember much...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Nov 21

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    So another occasion. For a high school requirement, everyone had to deliver notes to classes sometimes. I had it happen twice. I feared it so much. I knew how much I was hated, I...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Nov 21

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    This is my first post. I don't know what to say. First off, sure, I like my family sometimes but... I just don't feel anything stronger than liking them. Yeah, maybe i'm a horrible...
    ID0ntKn0wAnym0re ID0ntKn0wAnym0re 13-15, F Nov 22

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    And I'm dreading today. Its 8:52 and I'm lying in bed writing this because I dont want to go. I really can't. I'm dreading art the most. I hate it I hate it I hate it. I can't wait...
    dmccxp dmccxp 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    I am sure my story is similar to many on this blog. I am a step mom and have been for about three years. When I was first introduced to my husband he had his girls every weekend...
    bettylou1212 bettylou1212 41-45, F 5 Responses Nov 27

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    I wouldn't say I completely hate my life...but I hate a huge part of it. Most of the time I'm unhappy at home - and the only way I can escape it is when I go to mu boyfriends...
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    I was raped a little over a year ago, and my body is just damaged goods to me now. I hate it. I am a recovering self harmer, so it's scarred all over. I even have my exes initial...
    BrokenAndBetrayed612 BrokenAndBetrayed612 18-21, M 3 Responses Nov 29