"It's Eden. You don't have to keep checking for ticks."
Tags:tick, ticks, paranoia, paranoid, garden of eden, paradise, paradises, garden of earthly delights, worry, worries, worrying, worrier, worriers, old testament, genesis, torah, the torah, earthly paradise, check, checks, checking, bite, bites, biting, insect bite, insect bites, bug bit, bug bites, nuisance, nuisances
"No, Thursday's out. How about never - is never good for you?"
Tags:business, office, meeting, meetings, business meeting, business meetings, appointment, appointments, reschedule, reschedules, rescheduling, never, avoid, avoids, avoiding, dodge, dodges, dodging, unwanted, unwanted appointment, unwanted appointments, phone call, phone calls, unwanted, uninterested, annoying, annoyance, annoyances, nuisance, nuisances, mankoff
"My child's school is having an auction, so can your entire life come to a halt?"
Tags:school, schools, auction, auctions, fundraiser, fundraisers, fundraising, unrealistic, expectation, expectations, self-interest, self-interested, selfish, parent, parents, modern parent, modern parents, parenting, annoyance, annoyances, annoying, nuisance, nuisances, co-worker, co-workers, colleague, colleagues, entitled, entitlement complex, imposition, impositions, impose, imposing
"I'm really proud of my daughter. She's a thorn in the side of the patriarchy."
Tags:patriarchy, patriarchal, feminist, feminists, activist, activists, activism, society, societies, accomplishment, accomplishments, pride, parent, parents, parenting, daughter, daughters, parental pride, nuisance, nuisances, protest, protests, protesting, protester, protesters, modern life, modern times, #metoo, me too, stand up, standing up
"God, I'll be glad when his genius grant runs out"
Tags:grant, grants, genius, excused, special privileges, oddball, oddballs, benefit of the doubt, nuisance, nuisances, annoyance, annoyances, annoying, irritating, irritated, irritation, behaving badly, bad behaviour, drunk and disorderly, drinking, drunk, drunks, disruptive, disruptive behaviour, excuse, excuses
"I'm not trying to sell you anything, sir. I'm doing market research, and all I ask is two or three hours of your time to answer a few thousand questions."
Tags:marketing call, marketing calls, telemarketing, telemarketer, telemarketers, market research, marketing research, nuisance, nuisances, cold call, cold calls, cold calling, annoyance, annoyances, irritate, irritates, irritating, frustrate, frustrates, frustrating, frustration, frustrations, question, questions, questioning, survey, surveys, surveying, poll, polls, polling, pollster, pollsters
"Hey! Endangered species here, if you don't mind!"
Tags:blood sport, blood sports, hunter, hunters, trophy hunter, trophy hunters, trophy hunting, rhino, rhinos, white rhino, white rhinos, endangered, endangered species, nuisance, nuisances, pot shot, pot shots, irritating, irritation, irritations, hunting, endangered animal, endangered animals, extinct, extinction, conservation, conservationist, conservationists, animal conservation
"I had no idea his constant barking was a problem. Thanks for letting me know you're bothered by it."
Tags:midwest peace talks, mideast peace talks, mideast, middle east, turmoil, peace talk, peace talks, peace accord, peace accords, ceasefire, ceasefires, ceasefire agreement, ceasefire agreements, accords, middle america, negotiation, negotiations, negotiating, hard bargain, hard bargains, bark, barks, barking, dog, dogs, agreeable, good-natured, civilized, civilised, discussion, discussions, maturity, nuisance, nuisances, neighbor, neighbors, neighbour, neighbours, neighborly, friendly, friendliness, sociable
"This is fun. Too bad about Frank."
Tags:picnic, picnics, picnicking, chalk outline, chalk outlines, outline, outlines, murder, murders, kill, kills, killing, killings, spoil, spoils, spoiled, spoilt, accident, accidents, accidental, nuisance, nuisances, inconvenient, inconvenience, annoyance, annoyances, annoying, distraction, distractions, distracting
"If music be the food of love, shut up."
Tags:shakespeare, twelfth night, misquote, misquotation, misquotations, music, musician, musicians, annoying, annoyance, annoyances, irritation, irritations, guitar, guitarist, guitarists, food of love, shut up, stop, stopping, romance, romantic, seduction, seductions, seduce, seduces, seducing, unimpressed, unmoved, heathen, heathens, bothersome, nuisance, nuisances
"Lawn fish. They're hell to get rid of."
"We have to stick around - the fire guy's coming between twelve and two."
Tags:repairman, repairmen, wait, waits, waiting, nuisance, nuisances, plumber, plumbers, repair, home repair, home repairs, inconvenient, inconvenience, arrival time, arrival times, waste of time, wastes of time, wasting time, time window, time windows, fire, invention of fire, caveman, cavemen, neanderthal, neanderthals, cable guy
"Let's see how these terrorists deal with the minor annoyance of free, unsolicited U2 music."
Tags:u2, free album, free albums, album, albums, nuisance, nuisances, annoy, annoys, annoying, bono, airdrop, airdrops, airdropping, carpet bomb, carpet bombs, carpet bombing, bomb, bombs, bombing, bombing campaign, bombing campaigns, terrorists, terrorism, annoyance, annoyances, tortures, interrogation, enhanced interrogation, interrogating
"I don't care if he is one of the few dissenting voices around. Make him stop whispering in my ear!"
Next On The Agenda
Tags:parent, parents, parenting, nanny state, nanny states, child, nag, nags, nagging, sleepover, sleepovers, sleep-over, sleep-overs, regulation, regulations, government regulations, parenting help, grilled cheese, pick eater, picky eaters, childish behavior, childish behaviors, act out, acts out, acting out, brat, brats, pain, pains, nuisance, nuisances
The Voice-Mail Box
Tags:voicemail, voicemails, voice-mail, voice-mails, mailbox, mailbox, postbox, postboxes, post office box, post office boxes, junk mail, mailer, mailers, circular, circulars, winner, winners, winning, you may already be a winner, deceive, deceives, deceiving, deception, deceptions, deceptive, soliciting, solicitor, solicitors, solicitation, no soliciting, nuisance, nuisances, annoyance, annoyances
"Must you people always call during state dinners?"
Tags:state dinner, state dinners, dinner, dinners, interrupt, interrupts, interrupting, marketing, marketing call, marketing calls, obtrusive, nuisance, nuisances, cold call, cold calls, cold calling, telemarketing, telemarketers, telemarketer, royal, royals, royalty, unsolicited call, unsolicited calls, dinner hour, dinner hours, king, kings, politician, politicians, phone call, phone calls, telephone call, telephone calls, rude, rudeness, inconsiderate, monarch, monarchs, monarchy
A squirrel is irritated by its upstairs neighbors.
Tags:neighbor, neighbors, noisy neighbor, noisy neighbors, neighbour, neighbours, noisy neighbour, noisy neighbours, upstairs neighbor, upstairs neighbors, upstairs neighbour, upstairs neighbours, apartment, apartments, apartment life, apartment living, flat, flats, quiet, quiets, quiet down, quiets down, quieting down, bird, birds, peep, peeps, nuisance, nuisances, noise, noises, noisy, grump, grumps, grumpy, grumpiness
A man and cartoon mouse chase their respective hats.
"They're the lucky ones. We're headed for telemarketing."
Tags:hell, telemarketer, telemarketers, telemarketing, cold call, cold calls, cold calling, cold caller, cold callers, nuisance, nuisances, annoying, annoyance, annoyances, special place in hell, do not call, evil, evilness, burn in hell, burning in hell, punishments, eternal punishment, eternity, afterlife, afterlives, damned
"They're offering special premiums if we use their service."
Tags:smoke signal, smoke signals, smoke signalling, translate, translates, translating, translation, translations, premium, premiums, cold call, cold calls, cold calling, american indian, american indians, indian, indians, marketing, telemarketing, call, calls, nuisance, nuisances, annoying, annoyance, annoyances
He replied all.
Tags:reply all, reply all button, accident, accidents, accidental, email, email chain, email chains, e-mail, e-mail chain, faux pas, office worker, office workers, office drone, office drones, corporate culture, work email, work emails, corporation, corporations, burn at the stake, burns at the stake, execute, executes, executing, heretic, heretics, pariah, pariahs, outcast, outcasts, social outcast, social outcasts, burn the witch, nuisance, nuisances, overreaction, overreactions, overreact, overreacting, annoying, mistake, mistakes, common mistake, common mistakes
"Oh, God, now they'll all start."
Tags:herd, herds, herd mentality, her mentalities, pack, packs, pack mentality, pack mentalities, howl, howls, howling, wolf, wolves, wild dog, wild dogs, dog, dogs, sing, sings, singing, pub, pubs, bar, bars, barman, barmen, barkeeper, barkeepers, nuisance, nuisances, racket, rackets, noisy, off-key, singalong, singalongs, annoyance, annoyances, drunk, drunks, drunken, drunkard, drunkards