Any note that starts with “let’s” I kind of immediately love. This one was forwarded by Lindsay in Watford, England:
Entries Tagged as 'You call that punctuation?'
June 7th, 2007 · 20 Comments
June 6th, 2007 · 10 Comments
Found on the company dishwasher by Pete M….
The text at the bottom reads: “If you would like a lesson in telling the difference between the machine being on or not, please see reception.” ) Now that’s a Power Point presentation I’d love to see.
related: The needy little dishwasher
June 6th, 2007 · 48 Comments
Along with the Mad Bomber series, I’d say this note is one for the hall of fame. There are so many amazing elements here I can’t even pick a favorite.
related: care, it makes a difference
June 5th, 2007 · 25 Comments
Dispatches from an oh-so-common passive-aggressive battleground: “the common area.”
So, whose side are you on?
June 4th, 2007 · 10 Comments
a doozy from our pals over at the “blog” of “unnecessary” quotation marks.
June 4th, 2007 · 6 Comments
Explains JDB: “The blue note went up first, then we hired a bunch of contractors. The red note went up shortly after that.”
June 4th, 2007 · 42 Comments
Tim found this note in the basement storeroom of an apartment building in Kiel, Germany:
Tim’s rough translation:
THANKS for filling [up the storeroom]!!!
I was able to get to the meter just SUPER!!!
tenant 5/1 [fifth floor, first apartment]
[hand written at the bottom] Many thanks from me too, tenant 5/2
June 4th, 2007 · 23 Comments
After receiving numerous “helpful tips” from her roommate at the University of Minnesota…
related: Meet the world’s crankiest roommate
Tags: "helpful" advice · blitzkrieg approach · cleaning · college life · dishes · etiquette · excessive underlining · exclamation-point happy!!!! · food · kitchen · microwave · Minnesota · rebuttals · roommates · sponges
June 3rd, 2007 · 24 Comments
Maybe it’s the manic use of ellipses and exclamation points, but this note makes me extremely uncomfortable.
Says submitter Erica in New York City, “As bad as it can get in the ladies’, I’ve been told the men’s bathroom is even worse.”
June 2nd, 2007 · 24 Comments
(from an anonymous submitter in Maryland.)