We are not amused…

Published June 5, 2021 by Nan Mykel

Since I seem to recall swearing off snarking some time ago, I’m reduced to snarking via reblogging or partially snitching. Since jill dennison (Filosofa’s world) is fairly reliable for snark, I thought I’d share a bite of hers’:

She describes several irritants, closing with a favorite of mine:

“Software, websites and browsers that make sudden unwanted changes. Most of you here on WordPress can relate, for WordPress has made numerous changes over the past six months that most of us hate, but they seem not to care about the opinions of their customers. Microsoft Office continually makes small changes, or what they call ‘improvements’ that require us to do something differently, generally requiring extra time. And the two browsers I use, FireFox and Opera, have recently made changes that, at least in my view, are not welcome! It seems we just get used to something, figure out how to work with it, and then it’s changed for no apparent reason. (Italics are Nan’s)

I have more pet peeves, but these are the ones that are bugging me most at the moment. What are some of yours?”

Nan responds, “In my senior moments I suspect it’s a ploy to steer bloggers on to the more expensive .org than our .com” P.S. I love our wp.com, fellas!

Like

3 comments on “We are not amused…

  • Apple Gets It They
    Understand Zen of
    Productivity Requires

    The Least Amount

    Of Distractions

    Possible So

    They Keep Their

    Products Streamed

    Lined And Consistently

    Efficient Don’t Need
    Any More Bells

    And

    Whistles
    Just Let me
    Fly Yet That Is

    On The iMac
    Side iPhones

    Are Becoming
    A Bit More Haphazard

    Sadly Increasingly

    More Focus Is

    Being

    Put

    On Bells And
    Whistles Than Substance

    Yet Hey That’s The Great

    White God Of Capitalism

    Not
    Towing
    That Line
    Not Taking The Bait

    Essence

    Rules With me Nan😊

    Liked by 1 person

  • Please share your own experiences here...

    Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

    WordPress.com Logo

    You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

    Google photo

    You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

    Twitter picture

    You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

    Facebook photo

    You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

    Connecting to %s

    This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

    Athens Writers Association

    Bringing passionate genius to the foreground in Athens, GA -- 2013-2019

    annieasksyou...

    Seeking Dialogue to Inform, Enlighten, and/or Amuse You and Me

    TheFeatheredSleep

    Tigers not daughters

    Nature Is My Therapy

    Building healthier and more meaningful connections to nature

    By Hook Or By Book

    Book Reviews, News, and Other Stuff

    fgsjr2015

    My writings of fiction, essay, poetry, observation & commentary

    Intellectual Shaman

    Poetry for Finding Meaning in the Madness

    madnessatthegates

    Culture and Politics from a Mythological Perspective -- Big ideas in plain English

    In Saner Thought

    "It is the duty of every man, as far as his ability extends, to detect and expose delusion and error"..Thomas Paine

    Lignes invisibiles

    Invisible lines associating ideas, creating images.

    Ned Hamson's Second Line View of the News

    Second Look Behind the Headlines - News you can use...

    kristalhunter.wordpress.com/

    guided by the light of the moon and stars. Bringing Consciousness to modern music one verse at a time.

    The Truth Seeking Atheist

    We should all care about what we can reliably determine to be true.

    The Renegade Press

    Tales from the mouth of a wolf

    Blinksleep

    Wake Up to Your Life

    SoundEagle 🦅ೋღஜஇ

    Where The Eagles Fly . . . . Art Science Poetry Music & Ideas

    A Napper's Companion

    by John Coleman

    %d bloggers like this: