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Why Is Google Finishing My Sentences, and Facebook Reading My Mind?

Russell C. Smith | Posted 05.24.2014 | Technology
Russell C. Smith

I wish Google would stop thinking it knows what we're thinking. It doesn't. It's often ludicrously off base, and usually simply annoying. Obviously not what they were going for.

5 Things You Do That Piss Professors Off

Her Campus | Posted 04.23.2014 | College
Her Campus

Here are some surefire ways to anger the one person in your lecture you should probably suck up to (at least a little bit).

Visitors of New York: We Love You. Please Follow the Rules.

Paula Froelich | Posted 03.21.2014 | New York
Paula Froelich

An excerpt from My Guide to NYC: Oh, tourists. I heart you. No, really! The way you walk hand in hand in hand, side by side by side down every si...

Did You Hear the One About the Serious Environmentalist?

Keith Gaby | Posted 03.18.2014 | Green
Keith Gaby

If you spend time with environmental activists, you'll find that most of us don't fit the stereotype. We won't scold you for driving the wrong car or turning up the heat on a cold day, and we probably tell more jokes about ourselves than any else.

How to Deal With Annoying Colleagues

Vanessa Van Edwards | Posted 03.15.2014 | Small Business
Vanessa Van Edwards

For entrepreneurs and business leaders, effective leadership is about learning how to deal with all types of personalities -- even the annoying ones. If we could better understand people's "annoying" choices and behaviors -- motivated by where they're coming from or what they value -- they would become far less annoying.

WATCH: This Cat Needs To Take A Chill Pill

Posted 08.22.2013 | Good News

This poor little dog is just minding his own business, until BAM, his feline foe is on him! Seriously, where does this cat even come from?? It is ...

Happy Mother's Day From The Annoying Moms Club!

Christina Pesoli | Posted 07.07.2013 | Parents
Christina Pesoli

I look forward to the day when I am not so annoying to Hannah anymore -- either because I earn my cool card back or because she herself ends up in the Annoying Moms Club thanks to the actions of her own children. But until then, I'll enjoy the company of all the other moms who are members.

Social Media and the Author

Jeff Klima | Posted 05.12.2013 | Books
Jeff Klima

Sure, I have real insight, as I am also the senior editor for an online social media magazine, but I won't be giving you any of it, so just stop reading right here and save others from reading your comments about how I "mislead you and then wasted your valuable time."

The 22 Most Annoying Airport Security Checkpoints (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 02.18.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Anyone who flies has suffered the agony of long security lines, intrusive X-ray scans or pat downs and confusing rules. But which airports incite the most frustration?

10 Tiny Crimes We've All Been Guilty Of

Posted 11.30.2012 | OWN

By Amy Shearn We've all had our "That's so annoying... wait! I think I do that!" moments, so we've compiled this list of mini social crimes that we...

WATCH: The 9 Most Annoying Animals

Oliver Noble | Posted 12.01.2012 | Comedy

Animals can be cute, cuddly, loving, heartwarming and a whole slew of other positive adjectives, but the fact remains that they can also be as annoyin...

Fellow Flyers Who Drive Us Crazy

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.18.2012 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

We can't seem to go a week without reading yet another story about airline missteps. But for most of us, it's not the airline staff that makes us dread a long flight: It's our fellow passengers.

Why I Don't Sweat the Small Stuff

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 11.11.2012 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

We don't often take notice of the things that make our lives easier, but they are silently there, providing a balance for all those little annoyances.

The Forty Most Annoying Americans

Andy Kutler | Posted 11.02.2011 | Comedy
Andy Kutler

Jake Pavelka & Vienna Girardi: Watching these two narcissistic, fame-seeking neurotics spar with each other is like watching the Iran-Iraq War of the 1980s. There is no one to cheer for.

If Your Daughters Have Ever Deemed You 'Annoying', You're Not Alone

Susan Orlins | Posted 10.04.2011 | Parents
Susan Orlins

I've been annoying ever since my three daughters (current ages 23, 24, 28) were old enough to tell me so. How annoying am I now? Let me count the ways.

Why You Might Want To Stay Married

Vicki Larson | Posted 06.16.2011 | Divorce
Vicki Larson

At a restaurant recently, I couldn't help but overhear a conversation between two women sitting at the neighboring table. One was uncertain and disill...

7 More of the Most Annoying Wine Words

Snooth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Snooth

Okay, so you guys got into the spirit with the first "Annoying Wine Words," and even called me out for my use of some of those wine words! I admit it,...

Ten Things That Are Not Networking: Consulting Edition

Liz Ryan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Liz Ryan

Would-be consultants, seekers of free services, and coat-tail-hangers; bad networkers in the consulting world are some of the most tiresome people on earth.

FACE IT: We All Have Our Pet Peeves

Michele Willens | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Michele Willens

Let everyone else do their Ten Best lists and their Persons of the Year. I say it is time to own up to some of the stuff that is really bugging us.

The Most Annoying Songs Of All Time: Pick The Worst! (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

A new poll declared "Whatever" the most annoying word in America this week, which sounded pretty interesting until we learned that it wasn't the most ...

This Week's Five Things That Are Already Old

Michael Drucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Michael Drucker

How many YouTube videos does it take to ruin a pop culture phenomenon? I'm not sure; I'm still counting the endless Christian Bale parodies.

The Most Annoying Phrases on Earth

Leslie Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Leslie Goldman

You think it's annoying when someone starts a sentence with the word "ironically," when it most certainly is not? Or when McCain uttered "My friends" enough times to warrant a drinking game?