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I Hate When People Beg At Stoplights

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    IT Bugs Me

    I just bugs me that people, who beg for money, are now stepping off the curbs and sidewalks and right into traffic at stoplights begging.  It just BUGS ME!!
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog 12919 1 Response Aug 17, 2008

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    NOOO!

    I cant stand when homeless people come up to my car and beg for change. It makes me feel so uncomfortable I roll my windows up and make sure all the doors are locked even when I know they are. I understand that people get down on their luck but if you can stand...
    Braveheart4real Braveheart4real 31-35, F 8 Responses Jun 30, 2008

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    Can I Ctrl + Alt + Delete Them?

    I want to hit them with my car... And they seem to MULTIPLY around the "giving season"... the true people that deserve any kind of charity are the consistant ones who put their heart and soul into begging for money year round!
    dizzyconfusion dizzyconfusion 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 15, 2008

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    Small Town, Lots of Vagrants

    Every single stoplight in my town has people begging for money. I used to feel so bad, but its a bombardment of people everyday, everywhere! Sometimes if I have the spare money I will go and buy them backpack food or vitamin water (they could use all the nutirents they can get...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jul 8, 2008

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    Safety Concerns

    My main worry is that one of those folks will get smacked by a car, or otherwise hurt.  On the flipside, (depending on the area) am wary of opening my car window to a stranger.  Like it or lump it, I do have to think of safety, both for me and for my passengers.... to...
    Geode Geode 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 14, 2009

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    Polite Beggers

    In my area the beggers are polite. They ask nicely for money and always say May God Bless. I find myself looking at their shoes. Some of them have really good running shoes on. I can't figure that one out.
    goleafsgo goleafsgo 51-55, M 2 Responses Aug 3, 2008

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    Red Light Beggers

    I hate them begging at lights as they don`t need the money really ,most are drug or wineo`s and they become abusive if you refuse them , As i always do. The people that really need the money never ask for it and they the ones i would like to help. And when parents use kids to do...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 16, 2009

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    Dangerous And Annoying!

    At almost all major intersections day or night there's always someone there with their sign weaving in and out of the traffic stopped at the light begging for money. Hey I could use more money too, though I really think this is tacky. If people would stop giving them money...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique 46-50 6 Responses Mar 6, 2010

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    Crap Not Another One...

    WINDOWS UP!  Hey sure what im doing is rude..... but begging is worse :P GET A JOB!
    Astory4supper Astory4supper 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 16, 2010

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    The Best One I Saw And Got A Pic Of

    I was with a freinds and she was about to give a "homeless" a few dollars and I stopped her and grabbed her hand. He didnt start to come retrieve it cause he was to busy on his cell phone...yes a cell phone. I tok a pic but he put his sogn down just as the shot was taken. That...
    CrazyPeas CrazyPeas 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 24, 2010

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    3 Times a Week

    That is how often I have to take my daughter downtown for an appointment. The very same interstate exit always has a variety of people night and day asking me for money. The two lanes waiting for the left turn are trapped. People slide on over to the right lane as to be further...
    cemev cemev 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 13, 2008

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    I hate when professional service people just show up at the door. No call, no appointment. Just because they were in neighborhood and hoping someone was at our house. Here i am...
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    It get on my nerves when people call me a crack baby and act condescending towards me like a child. Why do they keep blaming my parents because the way I dress and act differently...
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    ************* need to grow the **** up first before raising their child how to mature. I hate when parents complain about the things they're missing out in life when they have a...
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    I hate when someone will lie just to make themselves look good. Why can't you be honest and accept the fact that you made a mistake, instead of lying on how you arrived at this...
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    I hate when guys try to force you to have sex with them or suck their ****
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    I GET SO ANNOYED WHEN PEOPLE DO THAT THEY SHOULD MIND THEIR OWN F, U, C, K, I, N, G, BUSINESS
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    I don't like when people make fun of others that has special needs. i think its rude. cruel. dispectful. i have been called mean name because i have a hard time speaking. i cant...
    navygoddess28 navygoddess28 26-30, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    My husband refuses to bathe or brush his teeth and he will wear the same clothes for months. I need help. I've begged and pleaded even tried getting him to take a shower with me...
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    I find it more attractive when a guy builds something or puts something together for me and puts some thought into it rather than spending ridiculous amounts of money extravagant...
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    It's not the throwing my mistakes in my face, that get to me. It's the reminding me of the mistakes I made years ago that gets me so damn frustrated. I have been trying to better...
    Inherownwords Inherownwords 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 12

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    I hate especially business people who try to force you to sign up for something that has nothing to do with you. Like back the Frick off!!!
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Well okay the guy I like thinks he's a player and he's proud of it. He hates the idea of relationships and thinks that being attached to one women is stupid. Though he hasn't been...
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    I feel that it is just to unfair to the person that is being lied to ESPECIALLY if that person BELIEVES in the lie. In that case I find it just so bad anf I hate it when someone...
    hitgod hitgod 18-21, M 18 hrs ago

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    ppl see ur scars and acts so weird .. i hate them
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    Just had another encounter with someone on EP who is way over-the-top sensitive. I asked one question and was promptly accused of being unkind. Then following my explanation for...
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    people. gay is not an adjective, it's the definition of a man who is attracted to the same gender. okay, it used to be an adjective, but surely people aren't saying "this is so...
    hans13 hans13 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 11

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    And it happens. All. The time. When I make friends with someone, it always sounds like we're clicking so much. But then conversations die. It can be after a week, it can be after...
    thoughtworn thoughtworn 16-17, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    How do you feel when your boss decides to pray before a staff meeting and the other 2 people you work with are Christian and have no problem with it and yet it just seems forced...
    AmandaHugandKiss2014 AmandaHugandKiss2014 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I hate being teased and others teasing others
    Gian422 Gian422 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    I just feel like smacking people who overreact to stupid things
    litzz litzz 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    They usually block me after asking me for pictures or saying something rude and I say no. I don't understand why people are like that :/
    SilverXJzargo SilverXJzargo 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 28

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    Im pretty into my catholic religion yet my two best friends are die hard atheist. I never try to shove my religion down there throat I accept there opinion and we coexist as people...
    mitxic mitxic 18-21, F Sep 1

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    Refrained from chewing out a guy who insinuated that disabled people were just lazy. What an insensitive fqqtard.
    Lapochka Lapochka 70+ Sep 3

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    An 18-21 year old just messaged me asking. Like wtf?! This has happened way too many times. The first time, the guy called me ugly, threatened to kill himself, then told me to kill...
    smpoetry smpoetry 13-15, F Sep 8

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    People try this on me all the time, but being single minded, I don't give in.
    Reallifeperson Reallifeperson 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Honestly, sometimes people think I'm trying to force them to do things and I don't even realize they feel that way up until they call me judgmental or something. For me if I tell...
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    Yes, manipulative people are bad news.
    erieclover erieclover 31-35, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Just the other day there was a guy in my college's plaza talking about his views on Christianity and Jesus. It happens frequently so I tend not to pay attention but this guy was an...
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    My boyfriend and his family often tries to force good onto me, thinking they're being polite I guess but to me it's really rude. They'll hold food up to my face and say have some...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 3 days ago

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