If you meet someone and they happen to like the same musicians as you do, the two of you will probably have a nice conversation. But if they turn out to despise the ones you also can't stand, you've probably found a new friend. Nothing brings people together tighter than shared antipathy.
Just a few days ago, Redditor u/turrxxr decided to find out what helps us to relate to one another and asked the following question: "What is a thing that is universally hated by all people?" And everyone immediately started sending in their answers. From traffic to wet socks, here are those that have got the most upvotes!
Trying to click x on an ad but actually clicking on the ad and it redirects you to the play store
When you wake up in the middle of the night and you want to go back to sleep but you have to pee
being sleepy, getting into bed, then being awake
That moment when something's stuck in between your teeth and your tongue can locate it just fine, but your fingers or a toothpick can't...
Those ads that autoplay on the side of webpages, especially when they automatically have sound
The two ads on YouTube that are long enough to be annoying, but aren’t long enough to be skipped.
Being told “We need to talk later”
Why did you give me the notification? Now I’m gonna be riddled with anxiety until we talk. You could’ve just said nothing.
When you have that little bit of skin hanging off your finger that you end up ripping it off to your elbow
Water running down your sleeve when washing dishes, then standing on the water with socks on
Stickers that peel off easily 80% of the way, but leave behind 20% that are bonded to the surface of the object for life.
Going through Alzheimer's/dementia. Has to be one of the most sad ways to go
Getting asked to get up for something the moment you sat down.
People that drive slowly in the fast lane and then don't switch lanes when able to
When you rip a paper towel off and that little corner doesn’t come with and stays on the next paper towel.
I think we can all agree that we hate that.
Job Interviews. The whole job hunting process in general.
Having a hair in your mouth and it being impossible to locate
When you’re showering and the shower curtain moves and sticks to your body.
Going upstairs and forgetting why you went up there then suddenly remembering as soon as you've sat back down in the living room
Looking at your cell phone in bed and then dropping it on your face.
When your device is connected to the wifi but when you open a website and it says that you have no internet connection.
When you think the hot drink has cooled enough to drink, but then you find out you were wrong, so wrong.
Cold spots in food after heating it up for four minutes.
When you turn your neck a weird way and it starts hurting
Wearing wet socks.
I legitimately hate my entire existence if I get caught in the rain and get my shoes and socks wet.
When someone asks you to do something you are already doing.
Ticks. Blood sucking little bastards, the food chain doesn't need you
Flies in the house. Makes everyone slap-happy.
People coming into your room and then leaving the door open
Getting hit on the ankle with a shopping cart