The first entry in this category, but not necessarily the worst,
is phone calls from unknown sources that seem to come from a local
I pondered the title for this new category, which in nicer publications is often called “Pet Peeves.”
This seems wimpy and common and doesn’t really fit my attitude. I considered “Things I hate” but
this seemed too strong. Hate fits some situations but takes a lot more energy than most deserve.
I thought about just using “Assholes” but “Things that piss me off” is more inclusive. Humans are
not the only things that piss me off. Other life forms, stupid rules, and inanimate objects
are just a few of the offenders. No doubt this will be a large category.