Ten Most Annoying Things About Parents

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41 When they take your money and never pay you back

Yes! I feel like trying to sue them. I need someone to sue them. They go and steal my handphone and refuse to return back to me. See! These are just fine examples of evil parents

I saved up $300 on top of my $500 to buy a computer. When I bought it, I saw $700 disappear from my envelope. It was a $280 computer. The way it worked was my parents bought it with their credit card, and I would repay them with my cash. They said "sales tax" did it, but that won't raise the price that much. One year later, my little brother got a $400 tablet using my college money, my dad refinished the garage with my college money, and guess what my grandmother used to finish her basement? MY COLLEGE MONEY!

I hate that! My dad does that he says"oh sorry, I wont do it again"the next day,"dad, where is my 50 dollars? "

I work at McDonald's only because I couldn't afford a good college because everyone in family spent most of my college money. And my parents blame ME for not doing good in life

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42 They punish you for something you didn't even do

It's bad enough when they punish you for something you didn't do, but its 10 times worse when they try and use 'grounding' as a punishment. Telling me to stay in my room is pretty dumb to be honest. I have my laptop with my social networking sites on, I have my phone, my tele and my boyfriend in my room. Not really a punishment is it dumbasses.


My little sister used to change the air conditioning all the time, but they blamed me and when I said I didn't they would just hit me and scream at me they punished me for a whole week, the next week it kept happening they kept hitting me, the next day they caught me sister in the act, they told her not to do it anymore- they didn't even apologize to me

I was walking my little sister and her snobby sidekick to school. At lunch, my mom came to visit me and yelled at me for making fun of her mom. I claimed I didn't do it, but does she ever listen! It turns out that dumb friend of my sister ratted me out:(. Long story short, I didn't get to my friends birthday party and got grounded. I hate when parents do this!

Story of my life at school
Principal: So Yuri (not using my real name) got hit by a kid twice his size and both are getting suspended
Mom: sounds like a good idea
Me: what? I didn't do anything!
Mom: yes you did!
Me: really, how?
Mom: because you were involved
Me: so being the victim of someone trying to hit me with a CHAIR means I should be punished?
Mom: yes
Me: (in my mind) I will hit you with a car and since you were involved and now have broken limbs will also be punished

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43 When the come in your room without knocking, then don't bother to close the door when they leave

It's so very annoying -, -

She always does that, either comes into the bathroom while I'm taking a shower, then leaves the door wide open, and the bathroom is right in front of the staircase so anyone could see me, so I have to practically lean out of the shower all dripping and then close the door, and I can't lock it cause I'm not allowed to! Or she'll come into my room while I'm changing, then leave the door open, and I'll have to walk over to the door naked and close it, or quickly slip my clothes on while constantly watching out for my dad, since he's the only guy in the house.

My parents do it too! I have my door closed in the winter cause 1) It's warm when my doors closed, and 2) to keep my brothers out. But when my parents come in they leave the door wide open when they leave, so my room get REALLY cold and then my brothers run in the room and start making so much noise. Or I would be showering and my parents don't let me lock the door, so they would walk in, grab somthing and leave the door open, so all the warm air that was in the shower room is now cold and I'm freezing, and if I asked them to close the door they tell me they will be back and do it when they come back. I'm not going to close the door cause for some reason my brothers like looking at naked people (same gender or not).

Ikr? So my mom just knocks for a second then barges right in like umm, then I would be doing the stuff she told me to do but she would ask "ok what do you have to do? " like I'm DOING IT RN and she wont leave until I tell her (again) the mile long list of what I have to do. then I would say "please close the door on your way out" but she would just leave it a CRACK open just to piss me off or something. Then cause I would be angry I would slam the door and I would hear screams of my mom saying I should never slam doors (but I hear her do it al the time ) SO ANNOYING

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44 They make you do things that aren't important, regardless of your will.

I always suffer this. My parents always make me do cheesy things, like read stupid books, watch horrible movies, and so on!

"Son, lets watch Frozen! It's extremely overrated so that's why it's amazing! "

"No mom! I hate that movie! "


My cousin is autistic, my parents dragged me out so I could watch this stupid movie about autistic people even know I have been in an autistics kids class for the last 6 years, and when this cousin came over he was continuously bugging me about using my macbook even know he has no idea how to use one or bugging my mum to use her iPad or my iPod or her phone or dads phone even know he stuffs them up if we did let him - nope234

Hey I am on the autism spectrum, and I worked really hard to be "normal" so I get your cousin a bit, but if you didn't want to see a movie then why didn't your parents listen to you. - Anonymousxcxc

When I was little, I didn't want to watch Carrie, but my mom made me anyway. I cried because it was a horror movie, then my mom told me to stop crying. IT WAS A HORROR MOVIE! What did she expect me to do at a young age?!

EXACTLY! one time when I'm having my school summer holidays there was 20 more days remaining and whenever my friend comes to my house she scolds at me and she think that my friend is not having a good habit and bad behavior etc but he is really a good friend and then she is telling me to study and not to play In my summer holidays...

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45 Overprotective

You know Marlin? Nemo's dad? How he didn't want "anything to happen" to Nemo? Yeah, that kind of suffocating, overprotective love that is just too much for our own good. Oh, and let's not forget the famous quote that overprotective parents always use, "It's not that I don't trust YOU, I just don't trust the people AROUND you! "

My parents are sort of overprotective, especially my mom. (Sorry if you're reading this, guys.) - Powerfulgirl10

I am 11 and sometimes I can be overprotective of my siblings

46 Because I'm grown

There's a difference... grown and smart or grown and stupid...

Some good parents with "bad kids" are actually bad parents with good kids - Enderninja327

That has very little value to me. Just because you're grown doesn't mean you know everything, Gosh talk about a complex.

What a lame excuse...*sighs*

R.I.P next day they're dead

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47 They ignore your good (A,B) grades and focus on your bad (C,E) grades

Story of my life! I had 1 A and 3 B's, but my parents only cared about my 1 C

My parents always do that

My parents yell at me for getting Cs when the past two years I was nearly failing every class. I'M DOING BETTER AND YOU'RE MAD? - Yatagarasu

I have 6 As & 1 B, in Math. My parents yell at me everyday for that 1 stupid B, saying "How could you? Math is your best subject! " They have been ever since I got into the middle math class. What's even worse is that my sister (twin) is in the highest math class & has 3 Bs. They are like 'look at your sister, she is in a high math class & has all As' & help her with her Bs when they know (she threatened me to not tell my parents about the Bs). I hate my life.

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48 When they hurt our feelings

My dad has been recently been getting on my last nerves and giving me the silent treatment. Like what the heck? I thought teens like me did that, and now he's doing that to me? I mean that's just obnoxious. And everything I say always turns out into being a "problem" and issue with him. I honestly feel like I don't even love him anymore and it sounds pretty harsh, but he takes everything I say so personally and always thinks all I want to do is criticize him. I get he's not perfect and only wants to be a good parent, but I can't take it anymore, he just someone who is insupportable at times I feel like my own mother doesn't even love him anymore. It's sad, but true.Can anyone give me any advice because honestly, I feel really sad inside and everyone asks how I'm doing and I I ever say is I'm doing "fine".

So true...not to long ago my mom was helping me set up lights for my chameleon, and she was talking about how my room is a mess and I'm a pig, she then makes me throw out all my Halloween candy saying that my diet is terrible when I literally kind if starve myself, THEN she tells me about how I'm not even trying in life and that Ill end up on the streets...I haven't told my mum anything serious emotionally that has to do with her since I was 4. She just uses it against me. She has damaged my ego more than everyone as everything else combined, and I can't even tell her that.

Mom: I don't feel bad for stupid people! You should be better than this! I tried to give you freedom but you were a BITCH to me! I hate you because I know you are smarter than this! I thought you were a smart child but you're exactly the opposite! I bet you wish you didn't live with me! You are the worst of my children and that's never going t do good in your life! You'll grow up, and you'll be a wreck! Nothing you ever do is right!

I walked home the wrong way from school. It's a true story. Word for word.

Parents. Hurting our feelings since we're born - MinecraftHater

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49 Being lazy for a day

My mom get angry at me for not moving a day out the house and she say it like I was like a year in the house doing nothing

50 They beat you

They kill the crap out of you

Isn't that child abuse? I mean, parents shouldn't get physical with their kids. In fact, they could and WILL get arrested for that.

My mom hits me hard and when I say she is hurting me she screams in my face and says I don't care, and then 5 minutes later she talks to me about how I don't care about her feelings

That's child abuse. You should call a child abuse hotline and report your mother.

I would love to report my parents, but I don't wanna end up in a foster home or something. My parents put me in a good school and buy me some things, and I'd rather wait a few more years to get out of the house than report them and lose everything

When I do something wrong, such as watching porn or getting a report in school, my parents start acting like serial killers and they hit me so hard for no reason, when I want to say sorry, they hit me in the mouth, I could even call 911 because my parents abuse me. - GumballWatterson

Really? They punched you? Ugh, I feel sorry for you. It must've been so hard. Try to tell your school counselor and call 911 about it. That's just plain terrible and over the top. No parent should do that to their children - MLPFan

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51 They think you are a loser

I grew up hearing the same 'encouragements' my whole life: Ignorant, Stupid, Lazy. All coming out from my dad's mouth. And his wish was his command. I am today a loser, with no social life, not a single person I can call a friend, no boyfriend but only a history of abusive brief 'relationships', no job but only a history of crap jobs, no money but only debts to pay.
My mother also said my entire childhood I should be like my younger sister, indirectly calling me a loser constantly. This is exactly what I became, a complete loser in all areas of my life. Thanks Dad, Thanks Mum!

My dad always does that... And to support himself he says that I would do the work if he says things to me like that I mean saying that I am loser or dumb wteva

My parents think that I'm friends with everyone. They always tell me to say hi to my classmates or someone I knew from when I was 2 on the other side of a restaurant.

When my parents "motivate" me, they motivate with words like "Idiot", "Imbecile", "Lazy", "Whiny", and etc.
Why can't they, for once motivate me in the nice way instead of using belittling words and insults? Because even If they're trying to motivate me that way, It's not working and It's making me feel like an actual loser and a total failure - MLPFan

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52 They say and do hypocritical things.

My mom got mad and yelled at my brother for listening to Hollywood Undead, because they curse and use innuendos. But the music she listens to has curse words and uses innuendos. God, that was hypocritical.

My dad just did it to me today. he's always said were aloud to state our own opinion but then I state mine and he yells at me.

They do this a lot!

My mum tried to imply I was homophobic just for saying a pedophile quote on a Wicked band was disgusting. I am not homophobic. Two days later she uses the word "Gay" as an insult.

She also forces her opinions onto me and my siblings, like once I went to try on shoes and my mum said I didn't like the colours on this one pair of shoes BEFORE I knew what they even looked like! And when I got a pet dog for my birthday she FORCED me to get a brown and white FEMALE dog even when I said any gender is fine. Then she NAMED MY DOG FOR ME. what - Lunala

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53 When they freak out because of nothing and they blame it on you

So true. My mom was late to work because she spent all of the time she should have been getting ready going on Facebook. She yelled at me when she got into trouble for being late later that night saying it was my fault for not telling her the time and grounded me for 3 weeks. Now I tell her things like in five minutes you have to go and she's just like WHAT ARE YOU TRYING TO GET RID OF ME GO AWAY! And I'm just like oh my gosh

So true. My dad lost his phone and kept hitting me and yelling at me until I found it in his pocket... He never apologized though.

One time my mom and I went to the grocery store to buy a watermelon and the the trunk door from my mom's car fell on my mom's hand and knocked the watermelon out of her hand. She blamed me for this because I wasn't holding the trunk for her and I yelled back and said "how am I suppose to know that was going to happen? "

My sister has that problem, but not my parents. She blamed me for taking her cup ot of the dishwasher even though I didn't do it - Stazemar000

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54 Take your PC or phone and say it's for your own good because we love you

I have a kindle to read stuff on because I like to read. One day I was reading my kindle in my room, my mom bursts into the room yells at me for not cleaning my room, then takes away my kindle for OVER A YEAR!

Exactly my mom took my gaming computer and by now I thought she would've realized taking away my things doesn't work, I am 15 and I go to therapy, and all I've done there so far is testing, I know zero coping mechanisms and she feels that everything I do wrong is because of my computer, I came home tonight and it was unhooked from the wall and gone, can't wait for her to get home and see me ASLEEP.

They blame everything on your phone or computer I'm sitting in my room at 10:00 PM and my parents snatch it and are telling me to get a better sleep without it. I sit there for hours and then wake up at 5:00 AM, my phone for some reason always gets me into bed early and wakes up at a reasonable time. "I'm hungry" mom: "stay off your phone", "i feel kinda sick" mom: "should stay off that phone", "i broke my neck mom: "because of that damn phone"

This happened to me before and it did not make any sense to me at all - Stazemar000

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55 They say enjoy your future but they are restricting you from having fun etc.

My parents think they are the number one parents in this earth! Just for letting me hang out once a week I'm like you never let me hang out and my mom is like don't pull that bull on me I always let you do stuff. I'm like mom I'm going to the mall to get Christmas gifts not to go do drugs calm down!

Me and my brother (Troy) got this Ninjago inflatable for Christmas then we filled it up with air put on some ninja suits, took some foam weapons with us and had lots of fun until my dad called us back in the house like he just stopped us from having fun and then we had to buy this star wars book for him with our own pocket money

yes me and troy love Ninjago and hate Star Wars for real

and also my name is Jack

My mom says "If you want a horse in your future you have to earn it". But when I do try to earn it, this is what she says "No you're to young to make any money". In honesty I'm the only person in my whole school who doesn't have allowance for doing choirs. I'm 13 years old.

That's very hypocritical...

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56 They say you are not a human because you don't have many friends

I hate that! My dad called me an animal because of that, and says my best friend is better, or why can't I be social like her! If he likes her so much, why doesn't he be her dad.

My mom puts social skills into everything I do. It has gotten to the point where if I don't place an object the correct way, or if I don't grab the remote controller the right way, she always tells me "if you keep doing this, you'll never have friends." It kinda hurts my feelings too. Doing absolutely nothing and then being told that I'll never have friends.

Yes my parents say I'm anti social and that there is something wrong with me


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57 Make you feel like a horrible person because of your decisions

Every time I want to take a break from their judgmental remarks and from school, they always bother me and then I tell them I want to stay in my room and they're like: WHY?

And then I get stressed again because they don't understand that I like being alone sometimes!

Happens every single time no matter what I tell them.

Honestly they ' use a guilt trip mechanic against me and it always gets to my head, makes me depressed and then I would try to de-stress myself and continue work but then it apparently is the adequate amount of time for them to but in my life again and depress me all over for wasting time...

Like when you 18 years old (senior year) and you finally find a guy you like, but they hate him immediately and don't even know him, they just judge him by his looks and his friends and they let you know they don't like him every chance they get. Also let me just point out I have never had a boyfreind either. They also always tease me that I will be alone for the rest of my life, if I don't find someome. Talk about confusing.

When I was little I didn't want to go to my grandmas house because I didn't feel good. I told my mom and she said "but grandma is lonley a lot, and feels no one loves her. She is also old so your not gonna see her soon, but hey its your decision." And with that said I went to my grandmas house. - Ihavecripplingdeppresion

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58 You doing the same thing they often do is wrong

My mum says don't copy my bad habits, it's embarrassing! But I'm like sorry honey, I'm YOUR child. Meaning cause I currently live with you means I influence off what you do naturally and unless you stop those bad habits of yours, I can't stop influencing off you darling

When my mom tells me not to yell the vary next day she screaming at me. Then when I tell her not to yell she get super mad an is just like you can not tell me what to I am your mother and then I get grounded

My dad ALWAYS tells me to not use the phone while we're eating. Okay, but IT WAS BEFORE WE EVEN GOT SERVED ANYTHING. Then as he scolds me for that, he TURNS ON HIS PHONE AND GOES ON Facebook. Hi, you're being unfair. Then at breakfast I might be reading my kindle. He always tells me to stop reading. Sucks to suck, you got it for me. Then he flips open THE NEWSPAPER. Are u kidding me

Parents sometimes have a "do as I say and not as I do" philosophy. It's annoying as hell. - Nanis149

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59 Cut down your dreams then complain that you have no motivation

I know right like why do something hate to do then do what your dream is, that's like saying to a 5 year old that she can't be a dancer and blah, blah, BLAH!

My mother did this a lot to me but this time in 2015, when the time is right, I'm taking a stand against this! - Johnny1991

I wanna be a doctor and my mom is not supporting me

Since when? If anything, usually the situation is flipped. Your mom would want you to be a doctor but you don't want to become a doctor - Nanis149

I want to get others to read ideas from my own imagination and my mom believe I can't because I love dragons,I want to write stories or lore for a game,she said no because I love dragons and that I only copy stuff people already made,basically say I have no imagination.I wanted to work in a EB Games,no I must get a good job when I'm payed well not a small job even if I never worked before in my entire life.Also I'm 22 yet the only thing they want me to be is translator,nothing else.

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60 They choose what is the best for you but actually its the worst

I have undergone this punishment many times in my youth.

Since I am a bookworm, even when I was little, my parents used to take away all my books for up to three days. I had nothing to do and became very depressed and bored during these periods of time.

Parents out there, do not take away the essence of your child's life, or what they love to do. Discipline, but do not harm physically or emotionally.

What I recommend instead to parents is to have a heart-to-heart, uncensored talk with their child. If they want to say something, don't deny them that chance to tell you things. Try and work out a solution peacefully and without being hypocritical. I think that this method would work much better than physical punishment or the injury of one's feelings.

Thank you!

Here is a Halloween example

Me-Dad can I dress up as Lloyd this year

Dad-NO you have to dress up as Jabba the hut because you wont get any candy if you dress up as Lloyd

Me-That is not true Lloyd is the green ninja who has cool golden powers while Jabba is just a idiotic slimy lazy annoying fat dumb slug

Dad-How dare you say that about Jabba that's it you are not going trick or treating this year and I am going to ban you from anything Ninjago themed

"Best" for the most popular kid at school is to get transferred to a different school. I had many friends, perfect grades, and good teachers. So many kids were crying because they weren't in my mandatory competitive book club group. Well, she made it worse by transferring me to a new school. The reason: It is wrong for a member of this lousy generation to be better than their parents were.

I wanted to dress as a ghost But no I dressed as a princess and I was 10 I Liked purple black and green And Red fancy Not Funky
I am 12 And I am scarred

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