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Things that bother me more than I should:

People who are convinced that the choices that are right for them are the choices that are right for other people, presumably because they can't figure out that other people have different preferences than themselves.

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Hey, I started my post by commenting that you and I must have different metabolisms. I would HATE living in Florida. I get that other people are cold all the time and LIKE hot weather. Not me.
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What are the 12 days of Christmas anyway? You have Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve, New Years Day, and that Wrestling Day holiday. What about the other 7?
I missed this question when it was posed. The 12 Days of Christmas (also known as Christmastide) are Dec. 25 - Jan. 5, inclusive.

Jan. 6 is Epiphany, which is when Christmas decorations should be taken down.
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Ugh. Florida.

I think Florida bothers me exactly the amount it should.
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Things that bother me more than I should:

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you want a message board without people's opinions? gtfo
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"everybody" says it and yet those same "everybody" act/speak contrary to it
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I should probably get one, doesn't really come to mind when your house has a garage
This is my problem. I *have* a brush in my car to brush snow off the car. But I have a garage so this only gets used when Iím out somewhere, also not in a garage, long enough for meaningful accumulation to build up on the car. So my brush gets used like 1-2 times a year, and I have to find the darn thing... easier to just let the wind blow the snow off.

I wouldnít do that with ice though. That can be dangerous. But snow? Meh. Iím guilty of letting it blow off my roof on those extremely rare occasions where it gets up there in the first place.
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I really detest the word "utilize"

Even when it's properly used.
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Even when it's properly used.
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I really detest the word "utilize"

Even when it's properly used.
You've mentioned this before - I was thinking about you this morning when I reviewed a slide that said, "...utilizes an independent actuary to determine premium...."

I was thinking, "Dude, you don't 'utilize' someone who is paid to do that type of work," but probably not a good practice to give grammar lessons to the CEO
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