WTF People who are chronically late---are they...

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Mlaw, Jul 27, 2016.

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Are people who are chronically late

Poll closed Jul 28, 2016.
  1. just inconsiderate assholes

    92 vote(s)
    51.4%
  2. passive agressive

    29 vote(s)
    16.2%
  3. unable to help it

    13 vote(s)
    7.3%
  4. suffering from a mental disability

    27 vote(s)
    15.1%
  5. flaky

    18 vote(s)
    10.1%
  1. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian Gold

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    Listening to the Benjy saga this morning I started to think about some of the people who I've dealt with over the years who are chronically late. What do you think is the reason/motivation?

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  2. Gitfiddle

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  4. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

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    They wish to be the center of attention, just for a minute or so, even if it's negative attention.

    You know, like contrarians!
     
  5. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

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    That smock!

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  6. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian Gold

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    My brother-in-law is a musician and black, and he was/is never late
     
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    Big Lar Well-Known Member

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    :lol:
     
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    Inconsiderate, flaky assholes :grad:
     
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    OMG, I thought stereotypes were 100% true 100% of the time.
     
  10. Mark Mayonnaise

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    :wtf:
     
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    My sister is notorious for always being late for everything.
    Sunday we had dinner at Mom's house. Sis said she would be there at 5:00. I said; "So, that means 6:30?" Sure enough, she walked through the door at 6:25.
    It's really very aggravating. It's got to be even worse for her husband, who's always early for everything.
     
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    I think it's a passive aggressive thing, it's a way to fuck with someone, without actually fucking with them
     
  13. Father O'Blivion

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    You could be right, she's done it ever since she was a little. She would miss the school bus at least twice a week. My mother would scream her brains out, but it wouldn't make her move any faster.
     
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    Where I work it's a great way to eventually have the email sent out which ends with "....and we wish them well in their future endeavors."
     
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    That shit needs to be nipped in the bud. If someone is consistently late, then catered to once they finally do show up, then they'll never stop. Late for a dinner? Then you don't eat. Late to go somewhere? Fucking leave without them.
     
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    im always late
     
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    I have an employee who's chronically late. I just moved her start time to 7:10.
    She went apeshit, said she's never late.... I went into the labor tool and showed her the pattern of her arrivals. She shut up and is now on time.
     
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    and have no fun?


    If someone is consistently setting exact times, then catered to them once they expect u to show up on time always. then theyl never stop with that 'time' nonsense
     
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    This should've been an option :jj:
     
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