Feel the hate thread

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  • treitz3
    treitz3 Posts: 14,415
    edited December 2019
    I hate the "me, me, me" generation like the entitled spoiled brat(s) in the post(s) above and worst of all, I hate hypocrites.

    Then their are the people who run a stop sign, cutting you off and making you slam on your brakes something hardcore....only to proceed to go 20 miles per hour under the speed limit on a two lane unpassable road for the next 2 miles.

    Tom
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  • verb
    verb Posts: 9,800
    Tom you're a little fired up today! :smile:
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  • dromunds
    dromunds Posts: 9,239
    I think it was Shakespeare that said it best: "So much hate, so little time."
  • dromunds
    dromunds Posts: 9,239
    No, wait: Shakespeare said, "To err is human, to f*#k divine!" It must've been my friend Tim who said, "So much hate, so little time."
  • treitz3
    treitz3 Posts: 14,415
    verb wrote: »
    Tom you're a little fired up today! :smile:

    Every once in a while, folks need to get things off their chest. I'm good now.

    Tom
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  • oldrocker
    oldrocker Posts: 2,385
    Winter, snow...BAD drivers... :s
  • audioluvr
    audioluvr Posts: 3,227
    I'm always cleaning up others abandoned carts but if someone did that to me I'd have stuffed him in my trunk and dumped him in the desert somewhere. You can't fight rude with rude. Only pain (financial, emotional or physical).
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  • I hate people that drive with the "Detroit lean". Ya know what I'm talking about. The driver is leaning so far, their head is in the passenger seat. Or,how about the beat offs that have the drivers seat so far back,and reclined that they literally can't see over the speedometer.
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  • mrbiron
    mrbiron Posts: 5,598
    So, we literally had an ice storm today, and on the ride home, I still saw stupid ****’s with dogs in their laps. When are the cops going to start cracking down on this just like cellphones!?!?

    If any of you on the forum do this, you’re a ****! Stop! Pull your head out-cha **** and realize that you are a putz.
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  • mlistens03
    mlistens03 Posts: 2,751
    Nightfall wrote: »

    Guys that do this on a public toilet. Clean up after yourself you nasty MFr.

    Don't be hating on our tolerated beloved Russ. ;)
  • msg
    msg Posts: 6,393
    edited February 2020
    That Cart Narc guy is a JA


    I disabled signatures.
  • lightman1
    lightman1 Posts: 10,648
    mlistens03 wrote: »
    Nightfall wrote: »

    Guys that do this on a public toilet. Clean up after yourself you nasty MFr.

    Don't be hating on our tolerated beloved Russ. ;)

    Shot fired!
  • daddyjt
    daddyjt Posts: 1,433
    mrbiron wrote: »
    So, we literally had an ice storm today, and on the ride home, I still saw stupid ****’s with dogs in their laps. When are the cops going to start cracking down on this just like cellphones!?!?

    If any of you on the forum do this, you’re a ****! Stop! Pull your head out-cha **** and realize that you are a putz.

    If people cared at all about their dogs, they’d think about what happens in a front-end collision - you (and all your mass) travel forward at incredible speed and force. Your airbag deploys with even more speed and incredible force. Where’s your dog again? Oh yea - he/she is the “liquid buffer” in the middle of the driver/airbag sandwich... eeew.

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  • gp4jesus
    gp4jesus Posts: 1,627
    afterburnt wrote: »
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    While this pic put a smile on my face, I hated I couldn’t click on “like” & “Agree.” The height of obvious is the driver’s built-in claymore, not to mention the silly idea an inanimate object could somehow benefit.

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  • mhardy6647
    mhardy6647 Posts: 27,228
    ... and here I was thinking it was a comment on some of the more... umm... esoteric products proffered to audiophiles. :#
  • deronb1
    deronb1 Posts: 5,039
    gp4jesus wrote: »
    afterburnt wrote: »
    nyl17tlx86c6.jpg
    While this pic put a smile on my face, I hated I couldn’t click on “like” & “Agree.” The height of obvious is the driver’s built-in claymore, not to mention the silly idea an inanimate object could somehow benefit.

    I've known people who swear their car runs better after its been washed. Is that like boutique cables? 😜
  • Tony M
    Tony M Posts: 9,632
    edited February 2020
    deronb1 wrote: »
    gp4jesus wrote: »
    afterburnt wrote: »
    nyl17tlx86c6.jpg
    While this pic put a smile on my face, I hated I couldn’t click on “like” & “Agree.” The height of obvious is the driver’s built-in claymore, not to mention the silly idea an inanimate object could somehow benefit.

    I've known people who swear their car runs better after its been washed. Is that like boutique cables? 😜

    I'm one of those believers BUT it's the way the vehicle cuts through the fluid( :) ) while rolling. Less friction!
    Cleaner engines run cooler too. ;)

    Now I've heard the sound change on my main system when I switched cables going to the speakers. I had a total of 100.00 spent on both sets of cables. So I didn't have a predetermined hopefull outcome with either. One set was brighter than the other. Fact. ;)
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • Nightfall
    Nightfall Posts: 9,426
    GM reverse lights that stay on for MINUTES after the vehicle being locked. How freaking dumb. Are they backing up or is no one in the vehicle?
    afterburnt wrote: »
    They didn't speak a word of English, they were from South Carolina.

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  • tonyb
    tonyb Posts: 32,173
    Nightfall wrote: »
    GM reverse lights that stay on for MINUTES after the vehicle being locked. How freaking dumb. Are they backing up or is no one in the vehicle?

    I noticed this too. Piss-poor planning if you ask me. I waited for a parking spot because I saw those backup lights on. Then they go out and your cussing up a storm.
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  • Willow
    Willow Posts: 10,340
    Nightfall wrote: »
    GM reverse lights that stay on for MINUTES after the vehicle being locked. How freaking dumb. Are they backing up or is no one in the vehicle?

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  • treitz3
    treitz3 Posts: 14,415
    They do that so if you park in a garage, you have a couple of minutes worth of lighting so you can walk and see. FWIW

    Tom
    In search of accurate reproduction of music. Real sound is my reference and while perfection may not be attainable? If I chase it, I might just catch excellence.

    ~ The best way to enjoy digital music reproduction is to never listen to good analogue reproduction ~

    ~ Not all things that can be measured can be heard and not all things heard can be measured ~

    ~ When the law ends, tyranny begins ~
  • pitdogg2
    pitdogg2 Posts: 18,365
    tonyb wrote: »
    Nightfall wrote: »
    GM reverse lights that stay on for MINUTES after the vehicle being locked. How freaking dumb. Are they backing up or is no one in the vehicle?

    I noticed this too. Piss-poor planning if you ask me. I waited for a parking spot because I saw those backup lights on. Then they go out and your cussing up a storm.

    Been right there with you.
  • mlistens03
    mlistens03 Posts: 2,751
    treitz3 wrote: »
    They do that so if you park in a garage, you have a couple of minutes worth of lighting so you can walk and see. FWIW

    Tom

    They should put a light sensor on top of the car so they can tell if you are outside. It would not be an expensive addition, I'm sure. :)

    That is a nice idea though and I'm certain it is quite useful for some. It almost makes up for being a GM product. B);)
  • Kex
    Kex Posts: 4,358
    My one owner GM is 26 years old last month, with 220,000 miles of towing a horse trailer all over the country. Their trucks may not be perfect, but AFAIK, absolutely everything still works, and it will still climb the Grapevine incline with a loaded trailer the same as ever. Many others much newer can’t quite manage to maintain their speed.
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  • machone
    machone Posts: 1,287
    Newer vehicle LED headlights that are way too bright. B)B)B)B)B)
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  • daddyjt
    daddyjt Posts: 1,433
    Kex wrote: »
    My one owner GM is 26 years old last month, with 220,000 miles of towing a horse trailer all over the country. Their trucks may not be perfect, but AFAIK, absolutely everything still works, and it will still climb the Grapevine incline with a loaded trailer the same as ever. Many others much newer can’t quite manage to maintain their speed.

    I used to be a die-hard Ford fan. Then I got bit by the 6.0l power-stroke head gasket failure, to the tune of $6,000 and the scrapping of a family vacation. Even though it was a known design failure, and even though I still had 40,000 miles left on the power train warranty (I was 2 months over on the 5 years), Ford basically gave me the middle finger. A few moths after the head gasket repair, the ECM went out, to the tune of $2k. Sold it after that, and we’ve been a GM family since.

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  • Kex
    Kex Posts: 4,358
    daddyjt wrote: »
    ...Even though it was a known design failure, and even though I still had 40,000 miles left on the power train warranty (I was 2 months over on the 5 years), Ford basically gave me the middle finger...
    Yeah... I hate class action lawsuits, and usually just bin any notices I receive, but in cases like this, a class action seems to be the only way to get large corporations to accept responsibility.

    It wouldn’t bother me at all that the initial problem occurred. Mistakes happen. What would bother me would be that by the time it happened, they knew that they were responsible for the problem, but still leave loyal customers holding the bag. Had they even offered to pay part of the repair, you might still be a customer.

    My measure of a company providing exceptional customer service is not whether things go wrong, or not. It’s how they treat their customers when they do.
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  • Kex
    Kex Posts: 4,358
    machone wrote: »
    Newer vehicle LED headlights that are way too bright. B)B)B)B)B)
    Depends on the vehicle. Some are better than others (at not blinding oncoming drivers) for some reason.
    Alea jacta est!
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