Pro tip: if the sound of children’s laughter on a Sunday afternoon makes you curse the sky in rage, you might want to check yourself before you turn into a full-fledged cartoon villain. It might be too late for the “concerned” notewriter below.
related: That means you, young man!
FILED UNDER: kids
After a week-long “concert series” carried through the building’s heating system, Brad in Montreal says one of his fellow apartment-dwellers posted this desperate plea.
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FILED UNDER: Montreal · music
September 21st, 2015 · 54 comments
In one Nova Scotia office kitchen, frustration with this…
Led to this…
Meanwhile, in Boca Raton…
And then, of course, there’s the MIT approach:
FILED UNDER: note wars
Writes our anonymous submitter: “Pity the fools of the Crestwood, Kentucky ‘Crips.’ They can’t even scare old ladies.”
related: Oh, sure, blame it on the crackhead.
FILED UNDER: not-so-veiled threats · old folks
A mother in Bellevue, Nebraska found these notes in her “drawer of fun.” (Looks like somebody wants a new little brother or sister!)
related: You should probably delete your search history…
FILED UNDER: kids · Nebraska · not-so-veiled threats · sex sex sex
Since spotting this sign in her Seattle neighborhood, Bethany has been trying to imagine what sort of “legal issues” these pine trees could have created. Any ideas?
related: Grow some thicker bark
FILED UNDER: flowers, trees, houseplants & gardens · neighbors · Seattle
“Someone at work left a giant box of these post-it notes in our break room,” says Kat in Austin: “ (Any guesses as to why they’re not flying off the shelves?)
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FILED UNDER: office
Says Lem in Queensland, Australia: “Everyone at my local council always says they’re super busy. I figure it’s because they’re ‘busy’ creating extra signs to put up around the office.”
related: More passive-aggressive flowcharts
FILED UNDER: Australia · flow chart · office
Writes our submitter in Seattle: “One of the refrigerators in the workplace kitchen was smelling a bit foul. A tragedy of the commons situation turns comical…and, apparently, passive-aggressive.”
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FILED UNDER: office fridge · Seattle
Writes our anonymous submitter from Michigan: “Yesterday, one of our salespeople was observed playing Angry Birds on her phone – with her headphones on to hear the game sounds. Today, this sign showed up in the sales office.”
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FILED UNDER: fired · office · sarcasm