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Teenagers that can't live without their smartphones and Facebook
When you get on a bus or a train these days take a look around. How many people do you see quite literally glued to their mobile devices? It's - [19 August 2015 - 1 comments]
Talk Talk incompetence at it’s best with months of no service
At the end of July 2014 I ordered a phone and broadband package from Talk Talk. It was quite a difficult process, with the sales person unable to - [16 January 2015 - 2 comments]
Idiots on computer chairs, watch where you go!
Today, at the libary, I saw someone decide to move to another position on the computer cluster. So, rather than actually getting up and walking round, - [5 January 2015 - 0 comments]
Christmas mince pies with little or no mincemeat filling
Love or hate Christmas (and personally, I hate it) it is almost impossible to escape the deluge of festive food at this time of year. - [22 December 2014 - 2 comments]
Charged for Wi-Fi on the train after buying expensive tickets!
Paying for Wi-Fi on a train? As far as I am concerned this is just greed and it is unacceptable that these companies should try and squeeze every last - [16 December 2014 - 4 comments]
Inconsiderate drivers blocking pedestrian crossings
This may only be a slight niggle especially in the grand scheme of things but it really does winds me up. I'm referring to are the inconsiderate - [9 December 2014 - 3 comments]
Hand cooked sea salt potato chips, an excuse to charge more!
I bought a bag is crisps from the shop today and found myself very annoyed at the way the food industry try to dupe consumers into thinking a product - [26 November 2014 - 26 comments]
Injured by a can of baked beans from Lidl
Recently, I've been finding life in the UK more and more expensive so I've started shopping at Lidl to save a few pounds. So far, I've been impressed, - [6 July 2014 - 24 comments]
Mobile phones should be banned in schools
When I was at school, you went there to learn. These days however, it's a place where you can go to parade the latest mobile phone and take part in a - [15 June 2014 - 12 comments]
Aspergers syndrome - bullied by everyone
I'm trying to come to terms with the Aspergers diagnosis still, it explains so much of my past, and especially behaviours which since my breakdown - [8 June 2014 - 11 comments]
Anglophobia around football and The World Cup
It may sound unpatriotic but I often wish England didn't qualify so that the rest of the world wouldn't have a whipping boy and that fans wouldn't - [11 March 2014 - 23 comments]
Inconsiderate people on benefits partying all night
Some people on benefits are so inconsiderate. My neighbours either side are on benefits so they are at home all day. I have to leave at 7.30 to get - [24 February 2014 - 50 comments]