Modern Day Things That **** You Off

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Modern Day Things That **** You Off

Post by Dyched » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:17 pm

Influencers. Well not all influencers but those that support mental heath. All whilst making social media post (Instagram) of “gifts” they receive from expensive brands. Clothing/items worth £100s. Now I know that’s how they get paid but to me it feels some what wrong to preach about health issue whilst putting some of their 1000s of followers under pressure to try and live up to that. To get items they simply can not afford and make them feel worthless that they can’t. All these “influencers” seem to be doing is use those people “likes” as a self confidence boost. ******* tosspots.

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Post by GodIsADeeJay81 » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:22 pm

People who try to become famous through reality TV and then complain about the pressure afterwards if they do well or complain if they don't do well and have to get a real job.

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Post by HunterST_BFC » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:23 pm

"Customer Service" call centres that send you round in circles and finally into despair.
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Post by claret2018 » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:23 pm

Swear-word filters on internet message boards.

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Post by scouseclaret » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:32 pm

Boris Johnson.

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Post by California Colner » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:39 pm

The young generation

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Post by claretdavid » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:40 pm

Almost everything.
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Post by claptrappers_union » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:41 pm

The new Wembley, I just don’t think it’s as good as people make out

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Post by Longsider » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:48 pm

Fly tipping and the pond life that do it.
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Post by claptrappers_union » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:50 pm

Twitter... I ******* hate Twitter.
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Post by BurnleyFC » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:50 pm

Reality TV. Social Media. Vegans.
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Post by Volvoclaret » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:53 pm

Football message boards

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Re: Modern Day Things That **** You Off

Post by Ptangyangkipperbang » Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:58 pm

Social media,Mobile Phones being used all the time,cashless society,being forced online for everything I need apply for or pay for just off the top of my head.Modern Life is Rubbish

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Post by KateR » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:04 pm

BurnleyFC wrote:
Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:50 pm
Reality TV. Social Media. Vegans.
Thinking about Vegans
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Post by bfcjg » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:04 pm

Those blo0dy pants that young lads wear that hang so low they think its fashionable to show off their bl0ody underpants.
Alexa...get off your arse and walk to the blo0dy switch.
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Post by KateR » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:06 pm

Grumpy old men - key board warriors on message boards
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Post by huw.Y.WattfromWare » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:06 pm

Brexit

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Re: Modern Day Things That **** You Off

Post by Middle-agedClaret » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:14 pm

Litter.
All forms of anti-social behaviour.
Describing people or behaviour as “passionate” when the correct description is loutish or childish.
People who have been on a “journey “ when they have gone nowhere.
Lists.

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Post by Zlatan » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:16 pm

claret2018 wrote:
Fri Aug 07, 2020 7:23 pm
Swear-word filters on internet message boards.
*****

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Post by Zlatan » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:18 pm

Got to agree with a lot of above - summed up as the “InstaTwatFace” society

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Post by HahaYeah » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:20 pm

Cowards who call you names from the safety of their keyboard. :?
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Post by bfcjg » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:27 pm

HahaYeah wrote:
Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:20 pm
Cowards who call you names from the safety of their keyboard. :?
Just do one HahaYeah ok you spotty juvenile delinquent retarded numpty.
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Post by gandhisflipflop » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:29 pm

Clickbait.

Having BLM shoved down your throat every time you turn on the TV.

The far left woke bellends.
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Post by Bin Ont Turf » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:29 pm

The fact that a persons phone takes precedence over EVERYTHING else.
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Post by bfcjg » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:32 pm

Baby showers. What's that all about ? First time one of my daughters said they were not having a baby shower for our first forthcoming grandchild I said me and your mum just used to wash you in a small plastic bath.
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Post by Rileybobs » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:40 pm

Grumpy old b@stards who can’t adapt to the modern world.
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Post by bfcjg » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:45 pm

The latest litter item of idiots throwing disposable masks on the pavement road. Why when you have had the common sense to use one you feel the need to throw them on the floor is beyond me.

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Post by Buxtonclaret » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:47 pm

8-)
Plastic packaging that won't give up.

Plus anyone who doesn't understand why there are grumpy old b@stards around.

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Post by Elbarad » Fri Aug 07, 2020 8:51 pm

'Celebrities' who for some reason think I give a rat turd as to what their political or any other opinion is.

AND the news media who constantly report on said opinions.

I really do not care what Kim Kardashian thinks about anything. As an example.

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Post by KLClaret » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:00 pm

People
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Post by Rileybobs » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:03 pm

People who have nothing better to do than scour the news for examples of people making minor social distancing violations. Weirdos.

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Post by RalphCoatesComb » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:08 pm

People who have to be offended. If they're not offended directly, they have to be offended on behalf of someone else.

We had a name for 'em when I was a kid... mard arses!
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Post by bfcjg » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:12 pm

These proms nights when 16 year olds leave school and fanny around in tuxedos and ball gowns as though they have just emerged from the most torturous and only part way through second decade of their spotty lives and need to show off as though they are liberated from hell. Their poor parents are embarrassed into forking out for a limo because Tarquin or Trixiebell want and need to be seen like some fourth rate extra in a low budget Hollywood film.
When I was their age I went to the Offy with a forged note from dad saying please give James 4 bottles of Strongbow for his grandmas wake.
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Post by Zlatan » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:20 pm

Modern expensive cars with technology that enables the dumb f#ck driving it to be able to use their phone completely hands free and yet the dumb f#ck still thinks it’s cool to hold their phone horizontally in front of their mouths whilst driving because... we’ll actually I have absolutely no idea why...!

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Post by Rowls » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:23 pm

Social media

Mobile phones

Corona virus

Wokeness

"Intersectionality"

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Post by KLClaret » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:24 pm

That'll be people then

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Post by Zlatan » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:25 pm

...oh and speed cameras, speed cameras can f#cking do one

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Post by Greenmile » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:48 pm

Anti-maskers and anti-vaxxers

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Post by Greenmile » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:48 pm

Anti-maskers and anti-vaxxers

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Post by tiger76 » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:49 pm

Playing out from the back.

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Post by Volvoclaret » Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:54 pm

Posters who repeat themselves.😁
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Post by dougcollins » Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:00 pm

Posters who repeat themselves.
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Re: Modern Day Things That **** You Off

Post by MACCA » Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:04 pm

Technology, I'm really sh1t at it.

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Post by bfcjg » Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:13 pm

Celebrity chefs. End of he day their "extraordinary imaginative groundbreaking use of lamb from the Welsh herb fields of the Gower Peninsula and virgin vegetables picked from the South facing elevation of the Cotswolds however if you cant get them you poor people during lockdown just pop down to Aldi in a disguise " dish will end up as a turd wherever you shop.
Live with it you fannies you are as skilled as a dog groomer.

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Re: Modern Day Things That **** You Off

Post by Im_not_Robbie_Blake » Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:13 pm

People saying "cheers" instead of "thank you".
Nuisance phone calls.
Coffee shops.
Lack of decent TV programmes.
Smilies.
White cars.

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Re: Modern Day Things That **** You Off

Post by Bin Ont Turf » Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:39 pm

Im_not_Robbie_Blake wrote:
Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:13 pm
People saying "cheers" instead of "thank you".
Aye, but not quite as bad as the... "no worries" that's infiltrated this country.

Australian nonsense.

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Post by burnmark » Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:47 pm

Couples going on ‘Date Nights’.

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Post by TommyJohnson » Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:51 pm

Burgulars
People who say they are neither male or female
Bullys

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Re: Modern Day Things That **** You Off

Post by Somethingfishy » Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:52 pm

The woke left...... :o


Wait for it...... :lol: :lol:
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Re: Modern Day Things That **** You Off

Post by boatshed bill » Fri Aug 07, 2020 10:59 pm

The word "across" used where it is clearly not the right word in the right place.

EG: "We'll keep you across this story" WTF!!!?

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