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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby shafnutz05 on Thu Sep 12, 2013 9:41 pm

Flip-Flop bumper stickers. Completely irrational, and completely irritates the crap out of me.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby GSdrums87 on Fri Sep 13, 2013 8:07 am

"Hey! I like and have been to the beach. Isn't that unique??"
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby meow on Fri Sep 13, 2013 9:33 am

The worst bumper stickers are the Jeep ones:
If You Can Read This, Flip Me Over
It's A Jeep Thing, You Wouldn't Understand
Don't Follow Me, You Won't Make It

If there ever was a *****bag detection indicator, these are at the top on the list.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby JS© on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:01 am

I know I mentioned this probably halfway through this thread, but I'll include political bumper stickers on this too. I don't care who you voted for. Better yet, I don't care who you voted for two or three elections ago.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby count2infinity on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:03 am

I can't stand the location bumper stickers. the ones that are 2 or 3 letters and then you're sitting there trying to figure out what the hell they're referring to and then maybe get a chance to get close enough to actually read it.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby Kaizer on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:03 am

The one around here is "salt life".
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby shmenguin on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:27 am

i think it's pretty much a certainty that if you have multiple bumper stickers, you are a horrible driver. much like if you drive a jeep, you drive like an a-hole.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby Idoit40fans on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:28 am

I find that BMW and Audi drivers are pretty big a-holes.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby count2infinity on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:28 am

I was cut off twice this morning by BMWs. I find them to be the worst drivers.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby Idoit40fans on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:29 am

I am sure if there is a study, it will show that BMW owners are the worst. Actually maybe I saw one. I can't remember.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby GSdrums87 on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:30 am

I work in a big corporate office, and the parking lot is probably about 1/5 Nissan Altimas. Just gives me this cookie-cutter person lifestyle that makes me cringe.

"Well I put on my dress shirt and go to my cube and drive my mid-tier sedan and babaapabaaaa"
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby Idoit40fans on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:31 am

I drive an Altima. Its not a sedan though.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby GSdrums87 on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:32 am

Not saying there's anything wrong with an Altima. But when they're all bunched up like that, it's some weird hive-mind robo-person jive I get from it.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby JS© on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:43 am

Idoit40fans wrote:I find that BMW and Audi drivers are pretty big a-holes.


I was guilty of having a heavy foot when I had my A4 only because it was real easy to get up to 70-80 and not realize how fast you were driving. I wasn't like the rest of the a-holes that liked to squeeze between two cars while dong 80 while cutting across two lanes. I wish nothing but 4 flats and a non-functional spare for those people.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby shmenguin on Fri Sep 13, 2013 10:49 am

i've never thought about it, but the BMW point is a good one. with them, you also get the loopy trophy wives who are too busy checking their make up to notice when the light turns green. you certainly won't find that kind of driver in a jeep.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby meow on Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:03 am

I think you can usually make some safe assumptions about a person by what type of car they drive and how they drive it.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby GSdrums87 on Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:06 am

Tan 2000 Mitsubishi Galant. GO!
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby Idoit40fans on Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:08 am

JS© wrote:
Idoit40fans wrote:I find that BMW and Audi drivers are pretty big a-holes.


I was guilty of having a heavy foot when I had my A4 only because it was real easy to get up to 70-80 and not realize how fast you were driving. I wasn't like the rest of the a-holes that liked to squeeze between two cars while dong 80 while cutting across two lanes. I wish nothing but 4 flats and a non-functional spare for those people.


I have no problem with driving fast. I drive fast. But you can drive fast without being reckless and you can drive reckless without driving fast. It seems that you probably have a similar thought on the matter.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby meow on Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:13 am

GSdrums87 wrote:Tan 2000 Mitsubishi Galant. GO!

And how to do you drive it? Fast? Speed limit speed? Change lanes frequently? Do you park in the closest spot to the door of the store or away from vehicles at the end of the lot?
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby MRandall25 on Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:14 am

Range Rover drivers are also idiots, most likely due to what shmenguin mentioned about the trophy wives and such.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby PghSkins on Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:14 am

Saw a SUV the other day, on BOTH side windows he actually stickers that said "I don't care about your stick family." All across the back window he had a huge wrap of a horse.

Dude, my stick family doesn't care about your horse.

(for the record, I don't have a stick family on my car).
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby meow on Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:16 am

PghSkins wrote:Saw a SUV the other day, on BOTH side windows he actually stickers that said "I don't care about your stick family." All across the back window he had a huge wrap of a horse.

Dude, my stick family doesn't care about your horse.

(for the record, I don't have a stick family on my car).

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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby shmenguin on Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:17 am

i don't categorically hate fast drivers (unless you're driving fast through a residential area - in which case, you're just a total peice of ****)

if you don't tailgate, weave, etc. and you're on the highway, go nuts.
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby eddysnake on Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:17 am

Idoit40fans wrote:I am sure if there is a study, it will show that BMW owners are the worst. Actually maybe I saw one. I can't remember.


you are correct, I recently saw the study, but can't remember where...
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Re: Your irrational pet peeves

Postby GSdrums87 on Fri Sep 13, 2013 11:17 am

meow wrote:
GSdrums87 wrote:Tan 2000 Mitsubishi Galant. GO!

And how to do you drive it? Fast? Speed limit speed? Change lanes frequently? Do you park in the closest spot to the door of the store or away from vehicles at the end of the lot?

10 over on the highway, usually left lane. Won't squeeze into a spot just for the sake of being close. Would rather park further to swing in and back out more easily.
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