What ticks you off? - The Horse Forum
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 14 Old 09-21-2009, 03:03 PM Thread Starter
Weanling
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Oklahoma
Posts: 666
• Horses: 4
What ticks you off?

Kind of random but I was wondering what makes you tick? Could be anything not just horse related.

For me it is:
1. Coworkers who fail to do their job & someone else has to pick up the slack
2. The "It's all about Me" attitude
3. People who act as if they are the only person in the universe who "has knowledge"
4. Liars and Thieves..don't lie to me and don't take something from someone who has worked their tail off for.
5. Procrastinators
And finally
6. People who are not appreciative

Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway~~John Wayne
close2prfct is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 14 Old 09-21-2009, 04:05 PM
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: SE Finland
Posts: 16,604
• Horses: 0
Here's some pet peeves I have at the moment.

1. My open college things. I have to write 5 pages (typewritten) literature review. I have exactly two weeks to do it and I haven't even read the books yet + it's not the only job I have to do. I couldn't start to do it almost any earlier because the open college started in the last Friday.

2. My men issues.

3. The training course by the local employment office.

4. The joint application system for real colleges start in January is open now and I feel still a bit unsure about my future.

5. Well... I haven't a pet peeve number 5 just now. So seems that things are apparently ok .

If you ask my common, all the time pet peeves I'd say people who can't keep the safe distance but licks your tailgate while you're driving and know you drive the highest allowed speed. Also rude people, drunken people, common stress and hustle and bustle, unpleasant liabilities, ailments, fights... the list keeps going on. Just that kind of obnoxious stuff that most of people often hate.

"On hyviä vuosia, kauniita muistoja, mutta kuitenkaan, en saata unohtaa,
Että koskaan en ole yksin, varjo seuraa onneain.
Vaikka myrsky hetkeksi tyyntyykin, varjo seuraa onneain.
Ja pian taas uusin hönkäyksin, varjo seuraa onneain.
Hei tuu mun luo, pieneksi hetkeksi. Puhutaan, varjoni, valkoiseksi enkeliksi."

Pelle Miljoona Oy - Varjo seuraa onneain

TaMMa89 is offline  
post #3 of 14 Old 09-21-2009, 04:43 PM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Brokenheartsville, just north of Styxtown :)
Posts: 2,577
• Horses: 1
Oh man, don't get me started...

1) People

2) People

3) People

4) People

5) People

To be safe, that's all I'm going to say.

Most people are like Slinkies; they serve no real purpose, but they bring a smile to your face when you push them down the stairs.
When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on for dear life.
Sunny06 is offline  
post #4 of 14 Old 09-21-2009, 06:22 PM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Saskatchewan,Canada
Posts: 411
• Horses: 0
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sunny06 View Post
Oh man, don't get me started...

1) People

2) People

3) People

4) People

5) People

To be safe, that's all I'm going to say.
I agree with you 179% !!! Lol

If it wasn't for the bad stuff.... it wouldn't make winning so great.
racer179 is offline  
post #5 of 14 Old 09-21-2009, 08:23 PM
Started
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Tennessee
Posts: 2,148
• Horses: 1
1. People who learn about my OCD and then take advantage of it. I don't understand WHY people would do that! You mess with my OCD and the things I fear or obsess over, and I will go into a full out panic attack.

2. Again with the OCD, people who make NOISE when they eat! Oh my gawd I go insane when I hear clicking of forks against plates, smacking, or any other noise, I just want to pull my hair out.

3. When I go to the barn and my dad starts telling me what to do, like he has ANY idea about anything about horses.

4. People that can't stay organized. I am one of those weird people that will randomly walk up to your desk or other belongings and start organizing. Seriously. I don't feel like looking at your mess.

5. Kids that cry. I mean, for any reason. I will not make a good parent.

6. People that think I am a ***** just because all of my friends are boys, and because I am one of the two girls on the soccer team.

I could go on and on. But, I am sure that I have weirded out some people already, so I will stop.

Red Money Maker (Red) - 2004 Sorrel QH Gelding
Tennessee is offline  
post #6 of 14 Old 09-21-2009, 09:25 PM
Yearling
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Posts: 1,348
• Horses: 2
1. People that approach and talk to me when I am in no mood.

2. People who cuddle my horse and hand feed him and then get mad at me when he nips them even when I tell them not to touch him and warn them. Stay away from my horse, it interferes with his training when you're an idiot around him.

3. Self-righteous religious people. You don't know that you are right so just chill.

4. People who are against abortion and gay marriage. If you don't like them, then don't have one and let people make their own decisions.

5. Anybody that is loud or whiny or complains excessively. Nobody cares about all the flaws in your life, seriously.

6. Bad weather and other obnoxious distractions (including stupid people who don't know arena manners, if I am canter leg-yielding you are not obligated to free-walk right in my line) when I am trying to ride.

7. Jeans that don't fit, I have at least 5 pairs in my closet that are too loose, too tight, or too short.

Last edited by roro; 09-21-2009 at 09:34 PM.
roro is offline  
post #7 of 14 Old 09-21-2009, 11:07 PM
Trained
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Sundre, Alberta, Canada
Posts: 6,285
• Horses: 0
People who only see the bad things...EEK THAT PISSES ME OFF!!
FGRanch is offline  
post #8 of 14 Old 09-22-2009, 12:01 AM
Trained
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Alberta, Canada
Posts: 6,672
• Horses: 12
Thanks, Tiff. :p

So, Sunny pretty much stole my answer.

1. People. Stupidty, racist, stupidty, sexism (male and female), stupidty, ignorant, stupidty.

2.Well, it falls into category one, but I HATE people who don't know how to drive. Learn, or get the h*ll off the road.

3. People who preach God to me. Believe it and shut it.

4. Did I mention stupid people? :p

Whispering Secret Arabians
Registered Solid and Sabino Arabians
www.wsarabians.wix.com/home
WSArabians is offline  
post #9 of 14 Old 09-22-2009, 01:19 AM
Weanling
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: California
Posts: 475
• Horses: 1
Oooh booy... Here we go.

1. Preppy bitches who say "Like" every other word. (Like OH EM GEE, did you like TOTALLY see Becky's new top? It's like, totally ugly!!) gag me

2. Stupid kids who don't apply them selves at school and brag constantly about 4:20. Or their "territory" in Lakeside (wtf?) or other stupid crap I don't want to hear about while I'M trying to work. Shut the eff up. Some people here WANT to flippin learn!

3. Fifteen-year-olds with self made tatoos. Wait till' you're eighteen you idiots. And don't tattoo "LAKESIDE" on your arm. You're a moron.

4. Kids who brag about the people they sleep with, while in class. Again, no one gives a crap that you got laid over the weekend. Loser.

5. Dirty dishes

6. Messy rooms

7. Stupid people

"I was eight years old, and I've never forgotten her face when she told me about watching you ride. She told me she saw you, and your horse was dancing in the moonlight."
-- A.C. Crispin's "Sylvester"
Thatgirlsacowboy is offline  
post #10 of 14 Old 09-22-2009, 08:22 AM
Green Broke
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: New South Wales, Australia
Posts: 4,682
• Horses: 1
Lots of things but...

1. People with no or little motivations or aspirations

2. People who will not save themselves.

3. PEOPLE WHO OWN A MOBILE PHONE BUT NEVER ANSWER IT

4. People who get angry at me for never answering my phone.

5. Not knowing the future.

6. Stupid essays with vague questions and limited available source material AND source material that is too difficult to understand for first years.

7. Money
Saskia is online now  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.



User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ticks LiveToJump General Off Topic Discussion 9 06-24-2009 12:43 PM
Ticks arastangrider Horse Health 1 03-10-2009 11:09 PM
Ticks? FGRanch Horse Health 12 03-03-2009 11:11 AM
Ticks appylover31803 Horse Health 11 07-07-2008 03:19 PM
Ticks SammyBoy123 Horse Health 2 07-17-2007 11:40 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome