Post

I Yell At Inanimate Objects

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 900 People

    My Computer

    is the one i have it out with most. we were at war this whole weekend, in fact. i probably yell at objects more than i do at people lol.
    runnagirrl runnagirrl 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 29, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    At Least The Cat Still Looks At Me All Gooey, Cause If My Printer Did I'd Be Worried.

    Well the fridge doesn't answer back, but will beep if you leave the door open long enough. (I only hope it doesn't mean it's reversing) The computer's survived my rampage. The walls just look blank. The reflection in the jug is somewhat scary, and warped. The couch likes a...
    CollateralDamage CollateralDamage 70+, F Jun 10, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I could never verbally abuse my computer like

    that. There is an off switch you know.
    BloodyVampire BloodyVampire 41-45, M Jun 10

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Don't We All Do It?

    Really don't we all do it, when the TV stops working, the radio gets a fuzzy signal, the car breaks down. I know I have done this in the past, altough I am working on not yelling at anything. Sometimes I just have to let loose and yell at whatever doesn't work properly. I guess I...
    lingerieme lingerieme 51-55, M Feb 17, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Damn Electrical Appliances!

    Yes, it is true. Electrical devices, furniture and kitchenware do have a personality, and problems can occur when it clashes with your own. Lets face, all of those devices are meant to be loyal and committed to your needs, so when they don't play nicely it is clearly their...
    wombatism wombatism 26-30, M 5 Responses Apr 25, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Ridiculous

    But it really does help me feel better after they've pissed me off. Some of these things are lucky I haven't taken a hammer to them or run them over with my car (which rarely ****** me off, that awesome little car). I think about it, but I settle for yelling.
    Sinaname Sinaname 26-30 May 27, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Yell,encourage And Plead With Inanimate objects

    i yell, encourage and plead with inanimate objects. I also name them because when I am yelling, encouraging or pleading with them, I feel better if i have a name to call them by. My laptop has been getting a lot of this lately. Poor hermie. To be fair i did yank him out of...
    lushandloopy lushandloopy 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 15, 2010

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Me Vs Inanimate objects

    Me vs. computerM: "okay, you are going to load and you are going to load NOW!!"C: ...M: "what did I say, dude?"C: ...M: "that's RIGHT, I said LOAD. And what are you doing!? Oh right, NOT ******* LOADING!! So if you value your electricity dependant life, I suggest you do as I say...
    fadingvioletdawn fadingvioletdawn 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Sometimes Its My Only Conversation For the Day.

    I love and name inanimate objects, and yes, I yell at them!  Sometimes I go a whole 24 hours without speaking a word to anyone, so I think the yelling helps.
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 13, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel
    yelleks0523 yelleks0523 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 30, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Looks over at wifi box.

    You stupid piece of ......... I hate you like work!!!!!!!........five minutes later........i love you wifi box good box. Good box. :)
    Lanachristine Lanachristine 18-21, F Jan 16

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Bannister

    It's evil and why does the top post of it have to be square?
    FallenAngelWOOT FallenAngelWOOT 31-35, F Nov 15, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Computer. Always My Computer.

      So, I think I've been yelling at this stupid computer since I got it but in the last week, its been nearly incessant.  It's had all kinds of trouble since I got it, mostly relating to shutting down when it overheats.  It was under warranty and I took it back, three times to...
    BrokenBear BrokenBear 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 23, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    This Makes Me An Opportunist Because

    they don't yell back. You have to embrace every win/win situation that comes along.
    TheTangible TheTangible 41-45 Mar 29, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Do But I Always Apologise to Them.

    Hello! I have a love hate relationship with my chain saw that I call Chromey. Sometimes Chromey won’t start and I have said some pretty hurtful things to it – like – “Where did you come from - Canadian Tire?” (that’s were all the cheep...
    Nanoose Nanoose 51-55, M 1 Response Apr 25, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    My Poor Pc

    If my PC could cry or punch me in the snout, it could and should.I've said it all.. !  !$%^^&&!!#%^&&*!  Glitches on EP makes me so irritated...  I need to send my computer flowers...sorry.....
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F 2 Responses Jul 27, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Being 50

    I decided that I ought to do something frivolous and puerile if I get to 50, and I’m not really into going to Prague with my non-existent mates and getting a prostitute, I can’t afford a sportscar or botox, and I’m not married so I can’t have an affair.  Instead I’ve...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 1 Response May 19, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    They Here Hahaha

    Yes I  yell at inanimate objects, they are fellow travelers on this planet earth, and they sometime plot against you. PC's crash on you at worse possible time and things are always jumping under your feet tripping you or cutting your feet. Evil things  Hahahahaha
    jadecrow jadecrow 51-55, M 3 Responses Sep 1, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Yes I Do, and Sometimes Talk to Them

    I am really bad about yelling at them when I am frustrated at them or they do not work Like I plan.  Whats bad is I will catch myself asking an inanimate object why it will not work or to just work with me.  But, Yelling is a big one.  I yell a at my computer when...
    unicorn218 unicorn218 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 22, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I don't know why but I yell at my phone

    when it crashes lol 😁😳
    saramariani saramariani 13-15, F Jan 20

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Euthanasia

    Kinda anti-climactic now. But this gave epeeps wondering... so here goes faerie's true story for this group. =) Relaxing on faerie's bed, reading and pinning... Sylph Jr took Brill out for a walk... and out of nowhere... a screeching, piercing beeeeep started sounding off. Okay...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 27, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Clearly, people like us.

    . We can't handle it when an object doesn't do what they are supposed to... I mean come on! We all know it's their fault!
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 27

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Am Very Strange But It Is Fun.

    lol oh the computer is always a good one, i tend to go, off on one at it when it aint working right then for some strange reason i decide that yelling at it might make it do it even worse and start ecouraging it you know like ..... "i know your a good little lappy, you...
    jossiemarie jossiemarie 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 25, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I've Done It.

    Not outta craziness, out of belligerence xD Hahah I think everyone whose spent more than 5 minutes trying ot set up anythign electronic has let loose a string of curses at whatever piece of equipment they're currently working with.
    RoscoetheFailWhale RoscoetheFailWhale 16-17, M 2 Responses Apr 13, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Why Do I Do It?

    I am normally a calm person but certain objects (phones, computers etc) drive me round the twist when I can't figure them out. I am often known to shout at my computer when it (and I mean it not me!) does something illogical. Sometimes it has been known to work!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 16, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Damn You! *shakes Fist*

    I love my computer but bloody hell hurry the fudge up! Process faster you damned machine! I know you’re over ten years old now, but for fudges sake CAN’T YOU DO MORE THAN ONE THING AT A BLOODY TIME! Oh **** I’m sorry baby, please don’t crash on me! Please, please, please...
    LordNothing LordNothing 26-30, M 5 Responses Jun 3, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Get A Life Computer!

    My computer has a tendency to be slow, have internet connection issues, etc. I'm always yelling at it to get a life, that it's stupid, things like that. I do it to my toaster when it's being slow. I do it to my cell when it won't send messages. I do it to books when the end...
    Veronica4 Veronica4 18-21, F Jul 17, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel
    ADrag ADrag 18-21 Feb 8

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I cant resist it ! They mock me D:

    that damn smurf teddy mocking me :( its not a real smurf! Or the rug -_- yes the rug. Whenever anyone else walks over it, they are fine but when I walk over it, it trips me up. Tis an evil rug.
    TearsBecomeSnow TearsBecomeSnow 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 3

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Totally Do....

    I yell at my backpack sometimes, and I tell inanimate objects to stay put. I'm not an angry person, so usually I just get frustrated at stuff and tell it to stop. But yeah, I'm weird 
    lucygray lucygray 16-17, F Feb 8, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel
    IAimForHonor IAimForHonor 18-21, M Feb 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    justsleeplessme justsleeplessme 31-35, F Feb 10

    Your Response

    Cancel

    They Deserve It

    They have feelings, they have personalities, they can be motivated, they can be punished. SO DO WHAT THE **** I SAY!
    astounded1088 astounded1088 31-35, M May 18, 2012

    Your Response

    Cancel

    ALL THE TIME. Damn you inanimate objects

    for not moving out if the way so i wouldn't trip over you or not working like i want you to.
    TheAmazingDereck TheAmazingDereck 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 2

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Don't Know Why

    I have tripped and yelled at what I tripped over like it actually jumped out in front of me. I also will put stuff down and say hold this.....to a chair. Just last night I was cleaning off the dresser and when I was putting something down to move something else I said "hold this...
    Tara277 Tara277 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 31, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Talk To Stuff

    Whenever I stub my toe on something, I cuss at it and grab it, and almost mutilate the object just to scare it, and maybe I hit it once or twice. Sometimes, I just ask it why, and stare at it for a minute waiting for a reply. When my computer is slow, I plead with it. I beg it to...
    Thelonephilosopher Thelonephilosopher 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 16, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Often.

    Better than yelling at someone, right? I don't care if I come across crazy. I would much rather be a little crazy than really mean. Yelling never really accomplishes much. Especially AT someone. The one thing that yelling does for me is it reeeeeally lets me dig deep down from...
    NiftySox NiftySox 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Lmao! I Sure Do..

    at the phone at my office everytime it rings.
    Stillafloat83 Stillafloat83 26-30, F Dec 2, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Yelling Is Good For the Soul!

    Yelling at inanimate objects is something I find myself doing often in my rage during the times when I can't find my keys, wallet, phone, cigarettes, etc.  I've also yelled at God so often I'm sure he's really sick of it or just sits there saying 'yeah whatever just let it...
    Morfius Morfius 26-30, M 4 Responses Dec 14, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Only If They Deserve It...

    ...and they always do. Chairs, desks, the floor. They are all out to trip me and hurt me. Then there are smaller objects like pens that think its funny to play hide and seek when I need them most. Lil' bastards just don't show me any respect.
    eyes eyes 31-35, F Apr 29, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Sometimes... I especially yell at them

    when I'm irriated.. Most of the time its my phone...especially when it hangs or crashes or doesnt show network...and I'm like, "Cmon, dude!! Really?!!!" lol xD I'm glad I found this group, I thought I was the only one who yelled at objects. Hahaha xD
    starlit11 starlit11 22-25, F Apr 29

    Your Response

    Cancel

    I Have Named My Items

    TV is Miss Missing channels because its channels just disappeared without reason... Computer is Dragon Fire and gets yelled at for trying to die and refuses to turn on and beeps at me very angrily so we have fights. Mini iPad is Precious because it does no wrong and I am...
    Shyaeme Shyaeme 22-25, F Mar 12, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Absolutely I get pissed off at my possessions

    when they don't work the way they're supposed to so I yell at them.
    misternobrain misternobrain 22-25, M Jan 16

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    To avoid hurting people that hurts me (because I would send them to the morgue as I stand in front of them but that it's illegal) I bash on inanimate objects with a sharp knife or...
    psycopower90 psycopower90 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My cars name is Victoria and my laptops name is bob lol
    kaylaes52 kaylaes52 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I know I deserve to be yelled at all the time but each time I get yelled at I feel more useless than I did before. I feel like everyone would be better off without me and it wouldn...
    julialauren julialauren 13-15, F 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I got bit by the Yellow jacket. My being bit by them is not bothering me that much as much as my brother going out and completely destroying their nest with eggs and 100's of...
    Shinesaathlove Shinesaathlove 46-50, M 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Okay so if you didn't know this, wearing yellow underwear is considered to be a lucky thing and especially in some Spanish speaking countries (South America) where it is considered...
    ClaudNine ClaudNine 18-21, F 6 Responses a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yes, you read that correctly. I went out with my bf and a couple of our friends to the bar the other night and I rarely drink, if ever... so i had about a drink throughout the...
    HiddenAnger HiddenAnger 26-30, F 6 Responses Jun 28

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It brings back bad memories and flashbacks from my past, I always cry after someone yells at me and sometimes also take panic attacks because of it
    Error404nameunknown Error404nameunknown 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    It's pointless actually. Your not going to get through to me by yelling. 👎
    baibelz baibelz 18-21, F Jul 1

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I remember when I was little and my parents would tell at each other or tell at me I would cry and have my sister help me cover my ears. Now when I get yelled at I usually have a...
    lonelinessneverfades lonelinessneverfades 13-15, F Jul 2

    Your Response

    Cancel