Wednesday, October 22, 2014

seriously, stop it.

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Day Twenty-Two: Pet Peeves

This post could truly go on for days, so, after Monday's excessively long post, I have decided to limit myself to a single pet peeve. Originally, I had planned to add images... but then I got to Google searching "bumper stickers" and I realized that I may just be asking for trouble. There are no bumper stickers that are completely neutral, and sharing them on here will be just as bad as what I am complaining about.

Truthfully, it does not matter to me if your bumper stickers are things that I completely agree with, or things that I disagree with. I hate all of them, even neutral ones. In fact, I think I hate those the most. I do not ever want to see a stick person family on a car window. Ever. There is an extremely good chance that if I am driving behind you, I already want to punch you. And now I want to punch all of your stick family too. 

Unless we are real life friends, I do not need to know your thoughts on anything. I just need you to drive to where you are going, in a fashion that does not interfere with me driving to where I am going. This is a similar issue I had with Facebook: far too much sharing. Just stop. Seriously. Stop.

Unless the bumper sticker on your car is the gnomies one, I hate it.

Helene in Between Blogtober


5 comments:

  1. I never understand bumper stickers....why would you want to deface your own car?? I especially don't understand it when there are 10+ on a car. It just makes it look trashy

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  2. Ah, stick figure families! I *was* going to slam into your car with mine, just to be mean, not caring if I damage my 2014 car in the process...but because you put up those stick figures and informed us that you have six children and four cats and a turtle, I changed my mind! / end sarcastic rant

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  3. Ahhh yes, I hate the Facebook oversharing too! And I've never understood bumper stickers. Like, have an opinion, fine, whatever. But how do you expect to ever sell your car??

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  4. The thing about bumper stickers is that I don't know if it angers me or bothers me. It's just too.. I mean, why would anyone even put them? Okay, once or two sticker is fine. I'll pretend they don't exist. But a car full of them. It's just too much. I can't even...
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  5. Okay so I'm definitely with you on the stick figure families, but I would take bumper stickers over customized license plates any day! SO many people have them here and like 90% of the time they make ZERO sense and/or are completely stupid and it's like like....why?! If you have some attribute or position you need to express THAT badly, 7 characters is probably not enough space to do that...hence the part where they usually make no sense.

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