Category Archives: ill-manners

Wheels of Steal the DVD Sequels

I previously wrote a couple of blogs in an ever-increasing sequence of posts entitled Wheels of Steel. They are about this disabled woman who uses her disability to queue-jump. The renown queue-jumping wheelchair user of Exeter as nobody but me … Continue reading

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Wheels of Steal 2: Speedy Thief

I previously wrote a blog entitled Wheels of Steel. It was about this disabled woman who uses her disability to queue-jump. The renown queue-jumping wheelchair user of Exeter. You can read the previous blog here: https://greebohobbes.wordpress.com/2016/03/19/wheels-of-steal/ I wrote the previous … Continue reading

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WipeHomophobia: Bullies

Normally I wouldn’t do this but a friend of mine was attacked by Twitter feed @WipeHomophobia, a site owned by STOP-Homophobia.com. The aims of the group are perfectly laudable. They are to be praised for their actions in helping those people … Continue reading

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Wheels of Steal

On more than a few afternoons, I have waited at the bus stop only for this one woman to turn up and jump the queue. What would your response to this be? Mine is to make sure that I get … Continue reading

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Sit On It!

Every weekday, I travel on the same bus at the same time. Nothing unusual in that. An older man gets on at the stop after me. Again, nothing unusual about that. What is unusual happens when we pass the local … Continue reading

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One-Upping: My Stupid Ego

I really dislike people who type fast. The irony is that I am a very fast typist. If somebody is next to me and their fingers are whizzing over the keyboard like a horde of cockroaches tapdancing in a packet … Continue reading

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Attack of the Verbal Gerbils

I despise verbal gerbils. ‘Verbal Gerbils’ are a phrase that which I have taken from Neil Gaiman and misappropriated, in the sense of putting to a wrong use, for the usage of this blog. I liked the rhyming juxtaposition of the two … Continue reading

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