I Hate When the Toothpaste Is Squeezed In the Middle

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    My Pet Peeve

    I hate when a person squeezes the toothpaste in the middle.  I have a special piece of plastic on the bottom of the tube to keep the paste from getting stranded at the bottom.  I have this one friend that squeezes in the middle all the freaking tme and although this is...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    7 Responses May 18, 2008

    I Don't See The Logic Of Not Squeezing From The Bottom...

    What's the sense in squeezing from the middle, or close to the top, then having to push the paste or gel right to the top repeatedly!!! It's so simpler to push from the bottom upwards,and have everything come up orderly! My wife once told me that this is a trivial matter, but I...
    andyneil andyneil
    46-50, M
    1 Response Mar 11, 2012

    Oh Yes...

    As the mom of a 3 year old, teaching him NOT to squeeze the middle is VERY trying... He tries his best to "do it myself" but he doesn't quite get it all the time. When he does this... OMG... I MUST make him leave the bathroom and clean it up immediatly.. It bothers me...
    FolsomOrchid FolsomOrchid
    26-30, F
    Jun 16, 2008

    Uh-oh

    It disrupts the delicate balance of the Fung Shui of the toiletries!  Very upsetting!
    debmichelle debmichelle
    36-40
    1 Response Jun 10, 2008

    Oh Definitely, Yes!

    Haha,  I prefer to push the toothpaste up from the bottom.  it just makes sense.  That way you get full clear access to all the paste in the tube - you don't have to fight with it first.  Other people in the house.... they seem to just squeeze wherever they...
    Opalgem Opalgem
    36-40, F
    Oct 30, 2010

    Hate It When The Toothpaste Is Squeezed In The Middle.

    My 5 year old daughter does this, so we went out and purchased one of those toothpaste roll up machines and we're teaching her how to use it.
    CuteInChaos CuteInChaos
    18-21, F
    May 6, 2011
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