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Unable to be friends with aloof, unemotional English people
I find English people aloof,they go to great lengths to avoid making new friends especially with anyone different. On the other hand they are very - [20 January 2016 - 4 comments]

Things restaurants do to get more money out of you
Going out for a meal and maybe a couple of drinks is a real treat and not the sort of thing that one can afford to do every night. It's hard to - [18 January 2016 - 3 comments]

Rosegal order still hasn't arrived after a month
I placed an for some jewelry with Rosegal a reasonable time before Christmas and althought it is now January I've yet to receive anything from them. - [5 January 2016 - 3 comments]

Eating out is too expensive because people put up and shut up
A fool and their money are soon parted, isn't that how the saying goes? When eating out restaurants get away with charging too much because people let - [22 December 2015 - 7 comments]

Taken advantage of by friends and relatives
Being taken advantage of by relatives or good friends is the one thing that gets my goat at the moment. My gripe is that I was in a bad way with a - [3 December 2015 - 3 comments]

Black Friday madness - fed up hearing about deals and offers
Black Friday madness is on us again and I for one would rather go down the pub this evening for a quiet pint than wrestle with a bunch of hooligans - [27 November 2015 - 2 comments]

Excessive deductions from wages working through an agency
I work through an employment agency and do general labourer work on construction sites. They use an umbrella payroll company to process our wages so - [12 November 2015 - 2 comments]

Queues - when it's not okay to let someone go in front of you
The rule of thumb for good manners is this: do, by all means show consideration toward those who you feel more worthy of your position in a queue, but - [9 November 2015 - 1 comments]

Drivers that think they can park their car wherever they please
Some drivers really think that they can park their car wherever they please.without any regard for the fact that it is either illegal or even worse - [5 November 2015 - 6 comments]

Chinese nuclear power plants in the UK will lead to disaster
The impending deal with the Chinese to build new nuclear plants in the UK is an extremely bad idea in my opinion. What if we fall out with China and - [22 October 2015 - 7 comments]

Anyone but England in Rugby - disappointing small-mindedness
Isn't it disappointing to see how the small-mindedness behind the "Anyone But England" tendency has wormed its way over to the seemingly more mature - [18 October 2015 - 3 comments]

People walking two abreast down a corridor causing an obstruction
Why are people so completely unaware of their surroundings these days and just like on the roads, they have no consideration for others who are trying - [7 October 2015 - 2 comments]


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