Telephone Jack, originally uploaded by Michael Rolig. What’s more annoying; waiting in vain for hours for the cable guy to come and fix your phone … or figuring out that your kids have jammed so much crap into the phone jack that no one can make phone calls.
Category Archives: 2006 – Annoyance of the Week
at some point in life you wake up and realize that you may have crossed the line from cliche into parody — then what — where is the bridge to ironic
Today’s annoyance of the week is the price of gas. I don’t want to talk about peak oil, supply & demand, historical prices adjusted for inflation or any other sensible thing. Blah, blah, blah — I don’t like the idea of dropping a $65 to fill up my tank.
This weeks annoyance has been brewing for some time. When I go out shopping I’ve been noticing this trend towards casual clothing that resembles the clothing that working men and women wear. The finish on the jeans look like the finish you could only get when you actually were working in a greasy envoronment. The
Reuters reported that hometown airlines, NWA will begin charging for the right to sit in an aisle seat or an exit row. The program is called Coach Choice. What are the airlines going to think of next? Personally, I’m expecting pay toilets to be available sometime in the spring of 2007. Maybe in 2008 you
This week’s annoyance is actually an “Outrage of the Week”. This week’s outrage is the radical American cleric, Fred Phelps. Fred has already earned his scarlet A by protesting at the funerals of gay people for years. He is usually spewing something hateful along the lines of “aids is God’s punishment for blah, blah, blah.”
After consultation with my editorial board and the inspiration of the “THE 100 MOST ANNOYING THINGS OF 2005“, I’ve decided to add a new category to the blog called, “Annoyance of the Week.” I plan to chronicle all the things that I find especially annoying throughout the year. If you want to nominate someone or