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Tasks You Loathe The Most

List Criteria: Vote up your most hated household chores

Chores. Niceties. Tasks. Those nasty and/or tedious things we have to do in life to pretend to be civilized. The things that separate us from animals. We hates them, precious. We hates them so much. But, which are the worst? The chores that you face with the enthusiasm of a firing squad? These are the most loathesome tasks and chores in our everyday lives. Vote, rank, or do both... and, as always, add any you see missing.

When it comes to cleaning up after your pets, you'd be hardpressed to find a single person, outside of your run of the mill crazy person that would enjoy doing this task. Pets are awesome to have, but can be a gargantuan pain to take care of. It is simple tasks like this that make you loathe things that you should love. Other everyday tasks that are awful include cleaning the shower, unclogging the toilet and even going to the DMV, which no one loves doing, even its employees. The common hatred of these every day tasks is what can unite people from all walks of life.

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    the people's #1 Unclogging the Toilet So. Gross.

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    Cleaning the Toilet How does it get up under the rim like that?

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    Unclogging the Drain Enough hair to re-hair Picard.

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    most listed & ranked high on reranks Changing Diapers Because what's in that diaper should not look like that.

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    ranked low on reranks Picking Up Dog Poo A microthin layer of plastic between your hand and s**t.

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    ranked high on reranks Going to the DMV The thrill of spending hours waiting to find out you didn't fill out the right form.

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    ranked low on reranks Cleaning the Cat's Litter Box Fresh scent. Right.

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    added by LaurieM Putting Away Laundry No problem washing, even folding, but it's that last step that seems insurmountable. Plus, my cat looks so comfortable on the piles.

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    added by carlybobarly Washing Dishes Chiseling dried food into scalding hot water... several times a day, every day, forever

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    ranked low on reranks Crawling Under the House For Any Reason Because spiders, that's why.

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    Scrubbing the Shower/Tub The scrubbing bubbles may be cute, but they sure as hell are lazy.

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    Exercising Tomorrow. I swear I'll go to the gym tomorrow.

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    added by BusterMcDermott Paying Bills

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    Cleaning the Stove Does melted cheese turn to concrete after a certain amount of time?

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    Going to a Car Dealership Everything they tell you is a lie.

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    added by Clark Benson Shaving

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    added by elise Doing Your Taxes

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    Cleaning out the Garage/Attic You need an archeologist for this one.

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    Weeding Admit it, sometimes you just pull the leaves and stems off.

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    Shoveling Snow Snow down your shirt and up your sleeves, plus an aching back.

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    Taking Down Christmas Lights The ladder is all the way in the garage.

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    Cleaning Out the Gutters Did you know leaves turn to compost when you leave them up there too long? I do. Now.

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Taking Out The Trash Two words: Garbage Water.

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    Jury Duty 24 hours sitting in a crowded room for the chance to spend a week sitting in a crowded room.

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Emptying the Dishwasher

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    Writing Thank Yous Hand cramping. So tired of writing same words over and over and over.

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    Raking Leaves And then more just fall.

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    added by looksharp Talking to Salesmen at the Door

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    added by looksharp Calling Tech Support

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    Mowing the Lawn What better way to spend a nice afternoon in the sun?

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    Going to the Post Office Why do the 25 people in front of you all have 40 packages each?

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    added by JenLangfeld Dishes

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    Ironing

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    often listed & added by Clark Benson Driving

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    added by looksharp Trying to Block the Banner/pop-up at the Bottom of the Screen at Ranker

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    added by JenLangfeld

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    Fixing the Toilet

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    Swatting Flies

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    added by looksharp Going to the Grocery

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    Cooking

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    Replacing Dead Smoke Alarms So much easier to just pull them off the wall to end their relentless dying beeps.

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    ranked low on reranks & added by kaylive picking up a unused room did a tornado come though here?

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    added by AndreaPoole-Presslor Dusting

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    added by AndreaPoole-Presslor Vacuuming

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    added by gamedemon24 Working On Car Axle Greasiest son of a b*tch in the entire car.

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    added by AndreaPoole-Presslor Washing Windows

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