Backseat driver = a bossy person who tells others what to do; a person who gives unwanted advice and direction.Usually rich people used to ride in the backseats of chauffeir – driven cars. The backseat passenger gave orders to the driver where to go,what road to take, how fast to drive.
“I can fix this computer myself, but she always tries to be a backseat driver.”
It is some kind of micro-management, I’d think. In either case, I don’t like it 🙂
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“Ugh, my bad.”
“Nope, not enough.”
Of course it is not enough, you senseless creature. And especially if you are dealing with highly sensitive or emotional people, in other words most women (and some men).
Sometimes I wish I had a blank than I would check and would have had apologized. Done, bygone, far-off, closed page, i.e. forgotten. Or, at least, I would have deflected the coming grudge. Whoa, close shave…
Now I have a means and I want to share it. If you let me use some humour.
(Remember that I mentioned highly sensitive or emotional people? Well, this may not work well with them.)
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I thought it would be funny,
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In real world, the smarterst people are people who make mistakes and learn.
In school, the smartest people don’t make mistakes.
P.S. “If you’re not embarrassed by work you did years ago, you probably haven’t evolved or developed much.”
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Ernest Hemingway once said “All American literature comes from one book by Mark Twain called Huckleberry Finn. There was nothing before. There has been nothing as good since.” As much as we love our Ernest, we beg to differ. It’s not just the amazing books Americans have written, which cause us to contradict Papa’s viewpoint. It’s the words of wisdom these masters have shared about their craft.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Created by the awesomely talented Chris Ritter
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A question by one of my most beloved actors (and voices), Stephen Fry:
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…far more than the words can ever change reality.
A short lesson in political speaking
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