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    Things that are ironic.......

    I find it ironic that someone with a "Practice Random Acts of Kindness" bumper sticker would cut me off in traffic and flip me off.
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    Quote Originally Posted by keith720 View Post
    I find it ironic that someone with a "Practice Random Acts of Kindness" bumper sticker would cut me off in traffic and flip me off.
    I'm not at all surprised considering the people I normally see with stickers like that.
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    I find it ironic that in a lot of cases around here, I don't know if the person behind the wheel of the shiny Cadillac is a gangsta wannabe or an 80-year-old bluehair.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ducky View Post
    I find it ironic that in a lot of cases around here, I don't know if the person behind the wheel of the shiny Cadillac is a gangsta wannabe or an 80-year-old bluehair.
    No kidding. You're barely able to see their head above the headrests regardless of which it is.
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    Quote Originally Posted by keith720 View Post
    I find it ironic that someone with a "Practice Random Acts of Kindness" bumper sticker would cut me off in traffic and flip me off.
    Maybe they had to practice some random acts of meanness just to balance out the random acts of kindness....

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    People that haul ass everywhere with bumper stickers that read "Speed kills".
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    I find it ironic that I tend to arrest people on drug charges that have DARE paraphernalia somewhere around there house, or one time was actually wearing a DARE t-shirt.
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    How ironic is it that everytime I get asked to make extra patrols in an area for speeders that I always pull over the one that requested it? I always give them their speeding ticket also
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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    How ironic is it that everytime I get asked to make extra patrols in an area for speeders that I always pull over the one that requested it? I always give them their speeding ticket also
    Seems to work that way every time! They also seem to think it gives them an out - "But I'm the one that called!!".
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    Quote Originally Posted by keith720 View Post
    I find it ironic that someone with a "Practice Random Acts of Kindness" bumper sticker would cut me off in traffic and flip me off.
    You must have been in Madison haha
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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    How ironic is it that everytime I get asked to make extra patrols in an area for speeders that I always pull over the one that requested it? I always give them their speeding ticket also
    Truly, a man after my own heart.


    Quote Originally Posted by Cidp24 View Post
    "But I'm the one that called!!".
    Call back and tell them we caught the bastard.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cidp24 View Post
    Seems to work that way every time! They also seem to think it gives them an out - "But I'm the one that called!!".
    I thought only people here were stupid enough to admit they were the ones that called.
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    Whatever someone is complaining about the loudest is usually what they're guilty of, doubly so for politicians.

    Hmm, I seem to complain about politicians a lot, maybe I secretly want to be one. *shudder* Ok, now I feel dirty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Odd View Post
    Whatever someone is complaining about the loudest is usually what they're guilty of, doubly so for politicians.

    Hmm, I seem to complain about politicians a lot, maybe I secretly want to be one. *shudder* Ok, now I feel dirty.
    I complain about conservatives a lot....

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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    How ironic is it that everytime I get asked to make extra patrols in an area for speeders that I always pull over the one that requested it? I always give them their speeding ticket also
    Caught my very first complaint for this exact situation.
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    I find it ironic that when we have problems with our network or state email system- a system administrator will send an email to everyone saying the network or email system is down (which we don't get until after email is restored).
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    Quote Originally Posted by ms1600 View Post
    I find it ironic that when we have problems with our network or state email system- a system administrator will send an email to everyone saying the network or email system is down (which we don't get until after email is restored).
    Oh man. We have to submit work orders via a supervisor to IT for any computer related issues. My MDT was not getting a signal. After submitting the work order I asked the same supervisor about when I could run to the office to get it handled. He asked me if I got his email about that. I asked if I could log on using his MDT since mine wasn't getting a signal, and I could not check email. He was a good sport about it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Captain America View Post
    I thought only people here were stupid enough to admit they were the ones that called.
    Nope, that's universal. Happens here too.
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