"Every day at five. Like clockwork."
Tags:drinking, drinker, drinkers, regular, regulars, public house, public houses, pub, bar, customer, customers, clockwork toy, clockwork toys, wind up car, wind up cars, wind up toy, wind up toy, bartender, bartenders, patron, patrons, regular customer, regular customers, clockwork, schedule, schedules, routine, routines, repetitive, repetitiveness
Office Cubicle Pallets
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"I am not having this conversation again."
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Sad Eyes Street Art
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"Same old same old."
Tags:cinema, movie, movies, new film, new films, new movie, new movies, same old same old, cliche, cliches, derivative, overdone, special effect, cgi, repetitive, repetition, unoriginal, uncreative, modern movies, modern films, modern cinema, science fiction, sci-fi, sci fi, boring, boredom, bored, disappointing, disappointment, disappointments, modern life, modern times
"I've bought home some work, which I'll be doing in my study. See you in the morning. Good night."
Tags:couple, couples, husband and wife, husbands and wives, marriages, long term relationship, long term relationship, long-term relationships, bad relationship, bad relationships, grown apart, growing apart, small talk, small-talk, conversations, conversations, neglect, neglectful, tired, tiredness, exhaustion, monotony, monotonous, modern life, modern times, repetition, repetitive, repetitiveness, office job, office jobs, office work, office worker, office workers, desk job, desk jobs
"Sweetheart, perhaps we shouldn't exchange gifts this year."
Tags:holiday, holidays, christmas, christmases, marriage, married, marry, marries, gift, gifts, present, presents, exchange, exchanging, season, seasons, tat, tats, bric a brac, bric-a-brac, pointless, overflow, overflowing, overloaded, saturated, full, repetitive, yearly, traditions, traditions, christmas day, tacky, hoarder, hoarders, hoarding, hoard, hoards
"Do you have any other snack concepts?"
"Larry couldn't be here today, but representing him is the scene from 'The Shawshank Redemption' that he quotes from every time."
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The Sequel is Coming
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"I said, 'You're starting to get on my nerves'!"
Tags:desert, deserts, lost, lost in the desert, stranded, abandoned, abandon, stranded in the desert, desert cartoon, desert cartoons, annoy, annoying, annoyed, annoyance, bug, bugged, bugging, compete, competition, irony, cliche, derivative, repetitive, repetitiveness, repetition, agitate, agitated, agitating, exasperate, exasperate, exasperating, getting on your nerves
N.Y.C. Golf, 4th Floor
Tags:golf, golfer, golfers, golf enthusiast, golf enthusiasts, gold player, golf players, gravity, nyc, ny, new york city, new york, putt, putting, crazy golf, miniature golf, modern life, modern times, business man, business men, business person, business people, businessman, businessmen, businessperson, force of gravity, repetitive, repetition, pointless, pointlessness
"If I ever say anything I haven't said already, let me know."
Tags:relationship, relationships, marriage, married couple, old married couple, old married couples, unhappy marriage, unhappy relationship, bicker, bickering, bore, boorish, boring, boring old man, boring old woman, monotonous, monotony, tedious conversation, boring conversation, repetitive, repetitive conversation, long term relationship, long term relationships, conversation, conversations, recycle, recycles, recycling, bore, bores, boring, couples therapy, therapy, therapist, therapists, original thought, stuck in a rut, rut, ruts
"So you're anthropomorphic too? It's a small world."
"What next?" "Don't tell me."
Tags:offices, office job, office jobs, office work, office worker, office workers, monotony, monotonous, repetition, repetitive, rat race, the rat race, sarcasm, sarcastic, bored, boredom, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, bitter, bitterness, resentful, resentment, the 9 to 5, the nine to five
"I'll quit when it stops being fun."
"Another desert island cartoon clipping from my uncle."
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"Perhaps we could think of me sitting here as an art installation, that would help."
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"Ye gods! Not another tedious and derivative top ten single!"
Tags:pop, pop song, pop songs, pop music, pop musician, musical, musically, musician, musicians, personify, personification, personified, personifies, musical theory, music theory, note, notes, clef, treble, bar, bars, pop culture, pop culture reference, chart, charts, chart music, chart topper, derivative, derivatives, repetitive, repetition
"It's kind of sweet when they're all settled in like this."
Tags:bartender, bartenders, pub, bar, regular, regulars, patron, patrons, friday night, friday nights, repetition, repetitive, cliche, cliches, cartoonist, cartoonists, social drinker, social drinkers, social drinking, drinking, drinker, drinkers, drowning your sorrows, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes
"Stop me if you've heard this one before."
Tags:religion, religious, religious imagery, pulpit, pulpits, church, churches, religions, preach, preaching, preacher, preachers, preached, pastor, pastors, priest, priests, sermon, sermons, story, long, long and boring, boring, bore, bored, heard this, heard before, repeat, repeated, repetitive, irony, ironic, ironically, sunday, christian, christianity, altar, congregation, communication, communicate, storytelling, skill, skills
"I must not be lazy".
Tags:education, school, schools, schooling, teaching, learning, teacher, teachers, student, students, teacher life, elementary school, primary school, junior high school, middle school, high school, secondary school, repetitive, repeating, writing lines, detention, detentions, punishments, lazy, shortcut, shortcuts, clever, intelligent
"Now, before I give my pat answer, does anyone else have any dumb questions?"
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Tags:office worker, office workers, office work, office job, office jobs, monotony, monotonous, modern life, modern times, modern attitudes, daily grind, the daily grind, rat race, the rat race, unoriginal, uncreative, unimaginative, repetition, repetitive, boring, bored, boredom, boring person, boring people, boring life, boring lives, business man, business men, business person, business people, businessman, businessmen, businessperson