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Date: 07/10/10 09:36 AM

30 Responses to How To Write A Passive-Aggressive Note [Pic]

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    fancylad Male 30-39
    18412 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 9:40 am
    Link: How To Write A Passive-Aggressive Note - I know what I`m writing to the girl who keeps reheating Indian food at work, come Monday morning.
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    panth753 Female 18-29
    9152 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 9:55 am
    Well thanks to whomever posted this, I always wanted learn to write a passive-aggressive letter, but never know how. My life is now changed!!!!
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    lostinkorea Female 30-39
    3727 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 10:02 am
    I`m just going to sit here and wait for everyone to write their passive aggressive note trying to be clever.

    ...even though they`re really not...

    ....clever: as defined by Webster`s: Mentally quick and original; bright.

    ...which of course only I fit this definition!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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    tedgp Male 30-39
    3287 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 10:05 am
    This pasive-agressive crap is like a new fad.
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    addler Male 13-17
    778 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 10:09 am
    omg panth753....

    not only did you blatantly disregard the use of anthropomorphism as well as the highly improbable consequences...

    ... you also didnt cite a source!

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    enolamron Male 18-29
    197 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 10:16 am
    Who misspells `proper?` 6 letters, how can you mangle that word?
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    lostinkorea Female 30-39
    3727 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 10:24 am
    This message is for Gerry: your avatar is scary. You should use this pic:

    :-) :- )

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    peloos12 Male 18-29
    3825 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 10:29 am
    Whoever runs this place really sucks.
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    CrakrJak Male 40-49
    17516 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 10:46 am
    To the person posting passive aggressive notes on IAB.

    These pictures told me they are upset that they are being `re-used` as so-called entertainment. However, You may not know that these are boring and making people reconsider returning to IAB. Especially when great postings are hijacked by the owner or ignored completely. Perhaps instead of self-promotion, Fancy could actually give credit to the poster(s), Even the one`s that disagree with them personally. That would really be GREAT!!!

    P.S. Not altering the posters wording would be nice too.
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    Ripper398 Male 18-29
    1310 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 11:24 am
    cry cry cry, you`re tears are drowning the comments of those which rest below ours =oP
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    PayN8tention Male 18-29
    907 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 12:13 pm
    To: The IAB staff member who has a chronic addiction to `physics-based games`

    As fun as it is to discover the mind-boggling concept of gravity ad nauseum, I think I speak for everybody else who uses this site that we`ve had our fill of clicking blocks and watching other blocks fall (or some variation of).

    I don`t know if you had an physics-based experience as a baby involving your head and the floor, but in any case, I chose this game for you because I believe you are THE Gravity Master. I really do:

    Go ahead. Prove your physics-based game prowess. You`re clearly waayyy over-qualified to be `contributing` to a silly site like IAB anyway. Someone of your caliber is meant to play these captivating games until they`re rotting in the ground, and I`m not just saying that :)

    Yours truly, Payn
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    wutwutwut Male 18-29
    24 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 1:09 pm
    I wish people would learn what "passive-aggressive" means. Cats are passive-aggressive. If you yell at them to stop sitting on your dinner table, they`ll just sit there and ignore you. This letter is not passive-aggressive. If you piss someone off and so they decide to show up late for something just to annoy you, they are being passive-aggressive. The key word is "passive".
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    PsychGeek Female 18-29
    1798 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 1:25 pm
    @ wutwutwut:

    actually, this IS a passive aggressive note. the annoyed individual is not confronting the person directly, but is leaving an aggressive note. A cat sitting on the table ignoring you is not being passive aggressive, he`s just being a jerk.
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    PsychGeek Female 18-29
    1798 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 1:26 pm
    To be passive aggressive you must be confronting someone in a round-about way...that`s passive. but the AGGRESSION comes in the form of the CONFRONTATION.
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    tstyblucryns Male 18-29
    496 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 1:42 pm
    i used to live in a dorm where bean covered microwaves and dirty dishes were the least of our worries. someone repeatedly either stopped up the toilets and sinks with paper towels, peed on the TP directly, or threw all the cleaning supplies in the shower. it got to the point they actually gave individual rolls of TP and required signature of responsibility to said TP.

    so...i have no sympathy for the intended recipient of these "passive-agressive notes". i mean, i`ve never written one myself, but methinks if you are really that put-off by these notes then you either have never lived with these people in these settings or you ARE these people.
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    gorgack2000 Male 13-17
    4683 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 1:43 pm
    They forgot about "ironic" smiley faces at the end.


    Without: "I can`t wait to punch you in the face" sounds really angry.

    With: "I can`t wait to punch you in the face :)" implies that the person writing isn`t at all upset by the situation and are extremely confident that they are going to win.

    Hope you enjoyed this post :)
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    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
    25350 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 1:49 pm
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    spacemermaid Female 18-29
    84 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 1:50 pm
    I already learned all of this from my coworker. She is the queen of passive aggressive notes.
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    drips Male 30-39
    904 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 2:43 pm
    If people would just handle their business and not ef with others there would be a lot fewer of these notes.
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    Lixa123 Female 18-29
    579 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 2:57 pm
    Passive aggressive messages are writing someone an angry note that`s using the most polite language available. Pretend to weigh up an argument even when you`re not.
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    Rick_S Male 40-49
    3262 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 5:18 pm
    The steps forgot the rinse step. Soapy dishes in the dish rack.
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    aseirinn Male 70 & Over
    877 posts
    July 10, 2010 at 5:30 pm
    note leavers are too be shot on sight!...posters are exempt!
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    IkeRay Male 18-29
    2705 posts
    July 11, 2010 at 5:27 am
    no rinsing, we want to taste that soapy, old tuna next time we eat too
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    Creabhain Male 40-49
    440 posts
    July 11, 2010 at 5:48 am
    Notice that the note`s author claims not to know who is at fault yet states "It`s your turn to buy soap". FAIL.
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    Bioshocker Male 13-17
    593 posts
    July 11, 2010 at 11:47 am
    Must try this at some point :)
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    inaria Female 18-29
    1515 posts
    July 11, 2010 at 1:20 pm
    Passive agressive notes are so annoying...Why not just yell at the person? Much better.
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    mic_bastid Male 18-29
    84 posts
    July 11, 2010 at 1:23 pm
    how about the person who this was written for just does his/her own dishes instead of making this type of ridiculous self absolving bs excuse
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    IAmWedge Male 18-29
    32 posts
    July 12, 2010 at 1:46 am
    Washing up is for mugs.
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    GuardinGnome Male 18-29
    2893 posts
    July 12, 2010 at 7:58 am
    Ehh too difficult.
    I would rather yell at them.
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    samidoll Female 18-29
    616 posts
    July 13, 2010 at 9:15 am
    this one girl in my dorm my freshman year of college wrote a note saying "can you girls please not poop in the bathroom? if possible, please go #2 before returning to the dorms. nobody likes coming in here to someone pooping."

    i never found out who she was, but i always wondered what was up with her phobia.

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