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Bad Inventions

Nancy457 Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 8:29 AM
AMEN. People think I am crazy because I don't carry a cell phone. I have one and when I travel I take it with me in case I need to make an emergency call. People in stores, restaurants etc is my pet peeve. I really could care less about hearing about your date last night or the fight you had with the neighbor or your husband. When I go to the pool I don't want to hear a phone ringing. If we are having a conversation it really pisses me off when you say "hold that thought" as you answer your cell phone so you can referee a fight between your teenagers.

I am bored with politics, refuse to pay attention to the news and am watching only True Crime TV shows and Turner Classic Movies these days. With the Democrats controlling the Senate and presidency, nothing good can possibly come out of Washington for at least another two years. So I thought I'd start the new year with something useful, like a short list of bad inventions.

(1) SILENT DISHWASHERS

Are people installing dishwashers next to their beds? I've checked my "Top 500 Daily Irritations" list and dishwasher noise is not on it.

What possible benefit derives from having...