Monday, January 31, 2011

Free bus pass anger


Nottingham Post: Fury as free bus passes for disabled passengers set to be scrapped

In other news, Nottingham is built on the side of a mountain

Phone cabinet anger


Camden New Journal: New phone cabinets spreading 'like triffids', rages councillor

They also turn you green.

Spotter's Badge: Michael

Truck stop anger


Northants Evening Telegraph: Villagers fear pollution, prostitution, drug dealing, congestion, Sodom, Gomorrah, dogs and cats living together over truck stop plans

Our local truck stop is Dorset's number one transvestite dogging site. I found this out the hard way, and now it's all come flooding back.

Spotter's Badge: Jim

Sunday, January 30, 2011

Raw sewage anger


Oxford Mail: Pensioners point in fury as raw sewage floods driveway

Bloody hell - I hope the photographer's had his jabs. Talk about suffering for your job

Bloody burger anger


Nottingham Post: Dad's anger after being served burger covered in human blood

Look, they had to get rid of Ronald McDonald somehow... War is HELL

Saturday, January 29, 2011

Library closure anger


Oxford Mail: Campaigners vow to fight on over planned library closure

Loads of 'Library Cuts' stories around at the moment with varying degrees of anger. This one to beat.

Delayed repair anger


Nottingham Post: Anger over delay to repairs at pensioner's house

Cheeky middle finger, there. Well played

Friday, January 28, 2011

Cuts anger


Oxford Mail: Back-to-work scheme to shut down after budget cuts

Note the "I'd don't give a shit" comment from the Taxpayers Alliance in the final paragraph. Dicks.

Hospital car park anger


Watford Observer: Outrage over car park charges at hospital

No wonder he's at the hospital - it must be hell going through life with hands that size.

Spotter's Badge: TRT

Traffic light toilet anger


Saint Louis Today: Angry bloke protests about traffic signals through the tried-and-tested medium of the golden toilet in your front garden

We've all been there, haven't we?

Spotter's Badge: Keri

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Parking fees anger


Oxford Mail: Council to reconsider parking fees after drivers' anger

"Go on - love that machine! Show your love!"

Gift Card Anger Revisited


Dorset Echo: Baying hate mob descends on WH Smith branch over gift card refusal, burning, trashing and looting as they go

Still, it was a great day out, and the all-meat barbecue was a cracker

Voucher anger


Stuff.nz: Family's anger as 'hitch' grounds birthday flight

The hitch being that the company has gone bust.

Spotter's Badge: Kris

Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Beer taxi anger


Sheffield Star: Woman fumes to local newspaper after being refused taxi fare for carrying beer

...but had somehow forgotten to complain to the council.

Spotter's Badge: Boris

Dog poop anger


Wiltshire Times: Area man sick of clearing up dog poop

Man pointing at poo! YAY! This is the reason this site exists

Planning permission anger


Southampton Daily Echo: Couple lose appeal after building home on Green Belt

"What's that over there? Someone with a big pot of cash?"

"No."

"Oh."

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

UKIP anger


Saddleworth News: UKIP candidate upset as campaign poster torn down

Poor, poor, borderline racist UKIP

Spotter's Badge: Danfox

Ruined party anger


Waltham Forest Guardian: Mother claims sons party ruined by 'shambolic' play centre

I'm going to put this picture up in my window to frighten tramps

Spotter's Badge: JuliaM

Budget cut missing sausage anger


Northants Evening News: Huge budget cut will destroy children's centre services

Missing from this photo: One Sausage

Spotter's Badge: Adam

Monday, January 24, 2011

Airport search anger


The Star Phoenix: Girl, aged four, left terrified by airport security patdown

Can't say I blame the airport people. That kid looks right shifty to me.

Spotter's Badge: Britt

Broken Toilet Anger


Greenock Telegraph: Woman left without toilet for threee weeks...

... neighbours getting a bit upset about her straining into a corner of the communal garden.

Spotter's Badge: Julia

Icy footpath anger


Cambridge News: Pensioner demands action over frozen footpaths

Crapping on it won't help, mate. It's only a temporary solution at best.

Spotter's Badge: James

Electricity Bill Double Bill Anger


Lancashire Telegraph: Garage boss stunned by £22,000 electricity bill

Textbook "angry bloke holding up piece of paper" shot. Well played!


Lancashire Telegraph: Ice cream company faces ruin over electricity bill error

"I'd ask her for a 69"

Spotter's Badge: Paul

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Speeding campaign anger


Ledbury Reporter: Villagers demand action over speeding menace

Our "Slow down or we strangle this kitten" campaign, I would like to point out, was a huge success. Why not give it a go?

Christmas theft anger


Manchester Evening News: Angry family is angry after thieves make off with Christmas gifts

Oh dear. They were doing so well right up to the line "Alexandra, who is not insured for the losses....", which earns them a right kicking in the comments.

Spotter's Badge: Maria

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Fallen tree anger


Sunshine Coast Daily: Fury as tree falls into river

You are John Cleese and I claim my five pounds

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Confusing road sign anger


Essex Echo: Campaigners ask for address change after 999 confusion

Suggested new name: Graeme Garden

Friday, January 21, 2011

Dog poop vigilante anger


Grimsby Telegraph: Angry man sets up video camera to catch dog poo culprits

He is wearing a cammo jacket. Indoors.

Swearing dog anger


Oxford Mail: Mum's fury at foul-mouthed talking toy

It's a fecking disgrace, that's what it fecking is.

Spotter's Badge: Tanya

Store robbery anger


Sunshine Coast Daily: Now in stock: Cudgels, Bludgeons and big pointy sticks

My kind of shop.

Spotter's Badge: Rob

Ex-miner Anger


Llanelli Star: Former miner forced to dig, dig DIG! to get water running

Either that, or he's got no legs

Spotter's Badge: Rob

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Allotment anger


Bournemouth Echo: Fury as vandals wreak havoc at allotments...

...causing up to ten pounds worth of improvements

Parking ticket anger


Northern Echo: Angry woman gets ticket for parking outside her own home

I got a note from the police. It said "Parking Fine", which was nice.

Missing budgie anger


Southampton Daily Echo: Family pleas for safe return of budgie

Burp. WHAT?

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Flooded loos anger


Edinburgh News: Trams blamed as toilets overflow

1) She'll never fit on that tiny loo. 2) The caption says the loo is her office. Dirty woman.

Spotter's Badge First Class: Caroline

HOLIDAY HELL anger


Manchester Evening News: Couple sue travel giant over HOLIDAY HELL

That's a "Come hither, young man" look if ever I saw one.

Spotter's Badge: Maria

Tuesday, January 18, 2011

NO MOW anger


Townsville Bulletin: Resident sticks it to THE MAN by not mowing his lawn. Take THAT, THE MAN

NO MOW!

Spotter's Badge: Stunt_Girl

Saved my neighbour's life anger


Edinburgh News: Hero woman saves neighbour's life in fire

And she's STILL angry

Spotter's Badge: Caroline

Toy gun anger


NZ Herald and yes we know it's a national paper but we don't care: Family dismayed as armed police called out over toy gun

Actually, I think the rozzers were called over a charge of possession of James Corden's face in a built-up area

Spotter's Badge: Kris

Monday, January 17, 2011

Big freeze anger


Rothes Press and Journal: Frozen pipes cost hotel holiday bookings

"I'd leave her pipes frozen."

Spotter's Badge: C.A.

Disabled badge anger


Reading Evening Post: Fury as thieves target disabled car badges

Nice cardie. Christmas present?

Sunday, January 16, 2011

Fishy anger


Croydon Guardian: Anger as vandals destroy giant carp six years ago

Not just any old fish: FATHER FISHMAS

Spotter's Badge and Gold Bar: Jo

Gift card anger


Dorset Echo: Shopper's anger as in-store franchise (and the only music store in town) refuses gift cards

Good grief, people actually still buy CDs and DVDs from actual shops, then? Wow.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

Syringe Anger


Manly Daily: Manly man not feeling manly after stepping on discarded syringe

I suspect this whole Manly thing might be a put-on to impress Manly women

Spotter's Badge: Gerry

Hard drive anger


Townsville Bulletin: Lens-shattering fury as sex shop has its computer hard drive stolen. You know the one. The one where they stored those special photos you had done

Heh. "Hard" drive.

Spotter's Badge: @hp88

Friday, January 14, 2011

Post office anger


Wentworth Courier: Fury over plans to close local post office

"I'd send her a special delivery"

Spotter's Badge: Gerry

Tree anger


Freemantle-Cockburn Gazette: Tree on council land causes damage to private home

...featuring some lovely mirror image hands-on-hips, the likes of which I've not seen for a while.

Spotter's Badge: Kim

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Police anger


South Yorkshire Star: Mum upset after police kick her door in

You know, Matt Lucas just isn't trying these days

Spotter's Badge: Maggi

Sex Toy Anger


Stuff.nz: Angry mum angry as kids win sex toy as prize

It's New Zealand, people. These are vital educational aids.

Spotter's Badge: Chaz