Accuse people of "glue sniffing addictions" in public.
Add blank entries to a list, to make it
look like it's longer.
Adjust the tint on your TV so that all the people are green, and insist to others that you "like
it that way".
After visiting the local donut shop, sit on the floor cross-legged and insist in a childish voice that you
haven't received enough chocolate sprinkles.
Announce when you're going to the bathroom.
Answer every question with
another question. As soon as one of you says a statement instead of a question, shout "I win!".
Any time a member of the
opposite sex tries to talk to you, hold your hand up to prevent them from saying anything and say, "Look, I know what you're
going to ask me... For the last time, no, I will NOT go out with you."
Arrive at a meeting late, say you're sorry, but
you didn't have time for lunch, and you're going to be nibbling during the meeting. Then eat raw potatoes.
As much as possible,
skip rather than walk.
As people talk, smell their shoulders.
Ask 1-800 operators for dates.
Ask people to prove
everything they say. (e.g. "I'm Bob, nice to meet you..." "PROVE IT!")
Ask people what gender they are.
Ask the waitress
for an extra seat for your "imaginary friend."
Ask to "interface" with someone.
Ask your co-workers mysterious questions
and then scribble their answers in a notebook. Mutter something about "psychological profiles."
At a golf tournament, chant
At a restaurant, repeatedly send your food back for changes and after awhile insist
that, "This isn't what I ordered!"
At lunch time, sit in your parked car with sunglasses on and point a hair dryer at passing
cars. See if they slow down.
At random times in a conversation, say "Hi," "Hello Sir, how are you?" or "Have a good day,
At the laundromat, use one dryer for each of your socks.
Bark like a dog whenever anyone says the word
Be "in conference" all the time.
Before exiting the elevator, push all the buttons.
Begin all your sentences
with "Ohh la la!"
Block the entrances of elevators, buses, and subways.
Bring 15 things into the dressing room.
a portable CD player to a concert and listen the CD because you insist that it is "Just better quality"
Buy goldfish and
ask the clerk if they come with chips.
Buy it, wear it, return it.
Buy large quantities of mint dental floss just to
lick the flavor off.
Call every girl you know "dude".
Call every pager number you know and leave the number for your
Call everyone a communist.
Call into work and tell them you have something better to do today.
other people "Champ" or "Tiger.". Refer to yourself as "Coach."
Call someone and ask for someone that you know is not
there then hang up. Call again about a half hour latter and ask for the same person then hang up again. Wait another half
hour and call again and ask for that person again and then hang up again and wait a hour and call the same number and say
that you are the person that you have been calling for and ask if you had any messages.
Call the operator. When asked,
"Can I help you?" reply, "No thanks, just browsing."
Call your neighbors collect.
Change Channels five minutes before
the end of every show.
Change your name to "John Aaaaasmith" for the great glory of being first in the phone book. Claim
it's a Hawaiian name, and demand that people pronounce each "a."
Chew on pens/pncils that you've borrowed.
you must always wear a bicycle helmet as part of your "astronaut training."
Claim you are fluent in over 6 million forms
of communication - constantly, every time any language is mentioned, even if the comment is not directed to you
your throat every three or four words while speaking.
Click your mechanical pencils or your pens during a test in school.
your eyes and start snoring whenever anyone tries to talk to you.
Consistently refer to everyone as 'mortal.'
elaborate "crop circles" in your front lawn.
Construct your own pretend "tricorder," and "scan" people with it, pronouncing
Continually try to get all of the people who write you letters to put cellophane tape over their stamps so
that you can wipe off the postmark and reuse them.
Continue to ask someone, "Is this annoying? Is this annoying?" over
and over and over.
Continuously mumble during a conversation.
Continuously open your briefcase or bag and say into it,
"Have you got enough air in there?"
Convince people you are deaf and talk in an incredibly phony sign language.
a Norwegian accent. If Norwegian, affect a southern drawl.
Dance fast to slow music and vice-versa.
Declare your apartment
an independent nation, and sue your neighbors upstairs for "violating your airspace."
Decline to be seated at a restaurant
and simply eat their complimentary mints at the cash register.
Dedicate your life to politics, become president of the
United States, then raise all taxes to 90%.
Deliberately hum songs that will remain lodged in co-workers' brains, such
as "Feliz Navidad," the Archies' "Sugar," or the Mr. Rogers theme song.
Demand that everyone address you as "Conquistador."
how many cups of coffee is 'too many'.
Develop an unnatural fear of staplers.
Develop strategies for cutting into
the front of lines.
Disagree strongly with everything anybody says.
Disassemble your pen and "accidentally" flip the
ink cartridge across the room.
Do not add any inflection to the end of your sentences, producing awkward silences with
the impression that you'll be saying more any moment.
Don't clean the dryer lint screen.
Don't leave a message at the
beep, just hangup.
Don't rewind videocassettes before bringing them back.
Don't stand during hymns and anthems.
use any punctuation
Down a can of Coke in one drink and then burp loudly.
Draw mustaches on posters.
Dress like a
"High-class rich person" and wash windows at random street corners.
Dress only in clothes colored Hunter's Orange.
half a block.
Drum on every available surface.
Drum your fingers during other people's presentations.
Eat out with
friends and "forget" your wallet.
Eat produce at the market; don't buy it.
E-mail Microsoft to tell them about bugs
in Windows XP that aren't actually there.
Erect an elaborate network of ropes in your backyard, and tell the neighbors
you are a "spider person."
Every time someone asks you to do something or says something to you ask "Is that a threat?"
time someone asks you to do something, ask them if they want fries with that.
Every time someone asks you to do something,
ask them to sign a waiver.
Every time you see a particular coworker, shout, "So we meet again!" and laugh evilly.
"the little green men" in detail to someone, and when they don't believe you, accuse them of being one in disguise.
the back when standing in an elevator.
Fart in cramped places.
Find out where your boss shops and buy exactly the same
outfits. Always wear them one day after your boss does. (This is especially effective if your boss is the opposite gender.)
Finish all your sentences with the words "in accordance with prophesy."
Finish each sentence with "Monkey See, Monkey
Finish other people's crossword puzzles
Finish the 99 bottles of beer song.
Five days in advance, tell your
friends you can't attend their party because you're not in the mood.
Flirt with a friend's spouse, lick your lips slowly,
Follow a few paces behind someone, spraying everything they touch with a can of Lysol.
For a relaxing break,
get away from it all in the fish tank with a mask and snorkel.
Force everyone to remove their shoes when they enter your
office "to prevent contamination."
Forget the pooper scooper.
“Forget” the punch line to a long joke, but
assure the listener it was a "real hoot."
Frantically change the date on people's computers back 50 years, and claim that
you are trying to save humanity from the "Year 2000 Bug."
Get to know a friends bookie and place bets for them. Insist
on keeping half of any money they win.
Give a play-by-play account of a person's every action in a nasal Howard Cosell
Give little kids clothes for their birthdays
Go canoeing and sing the Hawaii Five-0 theme.
Go to a gumball
machine insert coins until you have a matching pair of fake eyeballs. After attaining these, record the theme song of The
Twilight Zone over and over again. Drive down the street wearing the eyeballs and playing The Twilight Zone theme very loud.
When you get pulled over, leap into the passenger's seat and claim, "He was here a minute ago, officer!"
Go to a Metallica
concert wearing a Michael Bolton T-Shirt.
Go to a poetry recital and ask why each poem doesn't rhyme.
Go to a shoe store
and try on every shoe, then say that you aren't interested in buying shoes and leave.
Go to McDonalds and ask for a BK
Go up the down escalator.
Go up to a someone and say, "Are you annoyed by irrelevant questions?" And then walk
away very quickly.
Grin so wide it hurts your cheeks at every salesperson in town.
Hang around national monuments all
day, trying to get in other people's vacation photos. Afterwards, give them your address and ask them to send you a print
when they get them developed.
Hide dairy products in inaccessible places.
Highlight irrelevant information in scientific
papers and "cc:" them to your boss.
Hold the elevator until you have finished your conversation.
Holler random numbers
while someone is counting.
Honk and wave to strangers.
Hum songs that will remain lodged in co-workers brains, such
as "Feliz Navidad", the Archies "Sugar" or the Mr. Rogers theme song.
In an office, lock all the doors behind you.
the memo field of all your checks, write "for sensual massage."
Incessantly recite annoying phrases, such as "sticky wicket
Inform everyone you meet of your personal Kennedy assassination, UFO, and OJ Simpson conspiracy theories.
others that they exist only in your imagination.
Insist completely ridiculous things are true - like Bush is still President.
on buying airplane tickets for friends to "save them money." Make sure the plane departs at 5AM and the tickets are non-refundable.
Point out that you didn't really save them any money.
Insist on giving weather forecasts in public. Claim to be AMS certified.
Insist on keeping your car windshield wipers running in all weather conditions "to keep them tuned up."
Celine Dion is better than the Beatles.
Insist that it was Bobby who shot J.R.
Insist that your e-mail address be email@example.com
Instead of singing 99 bottles of beer on the wall, sing 999,999,999 bottles of beer on the wall!
Invent nonsense computer
jargon in conversations, and see if people play along to avoid the appearance of ignorance.
Invite lots of people to other
Keep changing the TV channel every two seconds.
Learn "Ice Ice Baby" by heart and recite it endlessly.
Morse code, and have conversations with friends in public consisting entirely of "Beeeep Bip Bip Beeeep Bip..."
prints on people's cheeks and foreheads.
Leave pages in the copier.
Leave someone's printer in compressed-italic-landscape
Leave the copy machine set to reduce 200%, extra dark, 17 inch paper, 99 copies.
Leave the outdoor Christmas
decorations up until March or April.
Leave the toilet seat up
Leave tips in Bolivian currency.
Leave your Christmas
lights up and lit until September.
Leave your Metallica CD in Great Uncle Ed's stereo, with the volume properly adjusted.
your pantyhose hanging in the shower.
Leave your supermarket cart on the street or in the parking lot.
Leave your turn
signal on for fifty miles.
Let doors slam behind you -- in other people's faces.
Lick the filling out of all the Oreos,
and place the cookie parts back in the tray.
Lie obviously about trivial things such as the time of day.
Lie to your
Light road flares on a birthday cake.
Listen to 33RPM records at 45RPM speed, and claim the faster speed
is necessary because of your "superior mental processing."
Look at your hand in amazement and say, "Whoa, I never knew
I had this!"
Loudly recite people's most embarrassing secrets in restaurants.
Make appointments for the 31st of September.
beeping noises when a large person backs up.
Make scary faces at babies.
Make up nicknames for all your coworkers and
refer to them only by these names. "That's a good point, Sparky." "No I'm sorry I'm going to have to disagree with you there,
Chachi." (Hmmm, I guess our President has already co-opted this idea!)
Move people's bookmarks ahead three pages when
they aren't looking.
Mow your carpet. (Or preferably somebody else's)
Mow your lawn with scissors.
Name your dog
Never break eye contact.
Never make eye contact.
Occasionally bark in a high-pitched voice.
On a hot summer
day, ride up and down the road and drench pedestrians with squirt guns.
On a night other than Halloween, get a few friends
together and dress like Jason from Friday the 13th. Have each of you stand a mile apart on a highway.
On buses, attempt
to convince the driver to take a really cool short-cut you know. Barter and haggle for your fare.
On the public bus, keep
asking the driver nervously, "are we there yet?"
only type in lowercase.
ONLY TYPE IN UPPERCASE.
in crowded hallways.
Order a pizza and ask them if they can "please put the crust on top this time" in an exasperated voice.
a side of pork rinds with your filet mignon.
Outloud say "What?" and then answer "Never mind. It's gone now."
yourself over an intercom, but don't disguise your voice.
Pay for your dinner with pennies.
Pay tolls with $100 bills
in the swimming pool.
Phone McDonald's and try to make a reservation for that evening.
Phone random numbers and tell
them you are holding their daughter hostage.
Pick your ear wax and ask if you could use their sleeve to wipe it off.
all the chocolate candies until you find the one you want.
Place your shoes on the table.
Play the electric guitar very
loudly and badly, then when the neighbors ask you to turn it down, play even louder. When they come round to complain again,
say, "Oh, I'm sorry. I thought you asked me to turn it up!
Plead with the person next to you for the window seat on the
plane, and then get up fifteen or twenty times during the course of the flight complaining that you should have taken two
spoonsful of "The Pink Stuff".
Poke anyone near you and say, "stop violating my personal space."
Pose as a client
at a bank or other professional institution, and when you are seated in front of their desk, keep rearranging the items on
top into different patterns and tell them you are "just reorganizing things."
Practice making fax and modem noises.
the art of limp handshakes
Press the "power" button on on someone's computer or keyboard when they're almost finished typing
up a long essay, story etc. Apologize sincerely, claiming that you thought it was the focus adjustment.
Pretend you are
Pretend you have gone completely deaf.
Pretend your computers mouse is a CB radio, and talk to it.
your mouse is a CB radio, and talk into it.
Pretend you're listening.
Produce a rental video consisting entirely of
FBI copyright warnings.
Publicly investigate just how slowly you can make a "croaking" noise.
Push all the flat Lego
pieces together tightly.
Put a title like Senator or Doctor before your name when making dinner and hotel reservations.
decaf in the coffeemaker for 3 weeks. Once everyone has gotten over their caffeine addictions, switch to espresso.
everyone on speakerphone.
Put your garbage can on your desk and label it 'IN'.
Race the old woman for the last bus
Rain on someone's parade.
Read over other people's shoulders on the bus.
Rearrange the keys on associates'
keyboards to spell unflattering things about their mothers.
Recite every song from the Playstation games PaRappa the Rapper
and Um Jammer Lammy.
Recite Shakespearian poetry to everyone you meet.
Recite the first 100 decimal places of Pi. Then
ask if people want to hear it in binary, too.
Remove single socks from laundry machines at public laundromats. Replace
them bright red scarves which are especially prone to bleeding.
Repeat everything someone says as a question.
the following conversation a dozen times: "Do you hear that?", "What?", "Never mind, it's gone now."
Reply to everything
someone says with "that's what YOU think."
Ride a unicycle to work.
Ride on the shoulder until you pass all the jammed
traffic; then cut in.
Run around holding your elbows and asking people to please take the straightjacket off you.
through the halls of your office building or school with your arms outstretched, making airplane noises. Periodically crash
into pedestrians and lose a wing. Spiral to a crash and repeat.
Sample every flavor of ice cream and tell the clerk what
you don't like about each one.
Say to people, "Did you wear deodorant today?"
Scuff your feet on a dry, shaggy carpet
and seek out victims.
Secretly learn to play the piano, then go to a friend's house who has a piano. Claim you've never
played before then play Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring perfectly the first time. Then say, "I guess I must kinda be a natural."
if you can be the first one off the plane, even if you are sitting by the window.
Select the same song on the jukebox fifty
Send e-mail to the rest of the company to tell them what you're doing. For example: 'If anyone needs me, I'll be
in the bathroom."
Send e-mail to yourself engaging yourself in an intelligent debate about the direction of one of your
agency's programs. Forward the mail to a co-worker and ask her to settle the disagreement.
Send emails to listserv when
nobody else can
Send people annoying chain forwards with outrageous consequences like "If you don't send this to 300 people
in 4 seconds you will die instantly" and then insist that it is true and it happened to your uncle.
Serve corn on the cob
to people with dentures.
Serve TV dinners, wine coolers, and Twinkies on Thanksgiving.
Set alarms for random times.
with your left hand.
Sharpen All your pencils to the same size EXACTLY.
Signal that a conversation is over by clamping
your hands over your ears.
Sing along at the opera.
Sing the "This is the song that never ends" song from Lampchop's
Sing the Batman theme incessantly.
Sit in the home bleachers and cheer for the other team.
and tell them to stop grabbing your ass.
Smell smoke often and announce it.
Snap your gum.
in a strong Welsh accent.
Speak so quietly that people always have to get you to repeat it.
Specify that your drive-through
order is "to go."
Spend all day at a fast food restaurant and see how long it takes before you have to pay for your "free"
Spend an entire weekend pretending you are R2-D2.
Spread fertilizer on half your neighbor's lawn.
the toothpaste from the top, and while you're at it, leave the cap off.
Stand on a busy corner. Gasp, look and point up.
See how many people look.
Stand over someone's shoulder, mumbling as they read.
Staple papers in the middle of the page.
at people for about five minutes, making sure they know you're staring at them. Then, slowly sneak up to them while humming
the Mission: Impossible theme. Sniff their head, then run away. Repeat.
Stare at static on the TV and claim you can see
a "magic picture."
Start each meal by conspicuously licking all your food, and announce that this is so no one will "swipe
Start to build a Star Destroyer. Build a mock-up out of popsicle sticks.
Step on the back of the shoe of
the person in front of you.
Step on the heels of the person in front of you, and ask them to watch where they're going.
Stomp on little plastic ketchup packets.
Surprise old friend's by visiting them at 3AM "to discuss old times".
your neighbor's lawn furniture with someone else's.
Tailgate the elderly.
Take more than 10 items to the express checkout
Take off the eraser to every pencil in your house, or better yet, someone else's house.
Take photos of people walking
down the street and then run away.
Tap someone on the shoulder repeatedly.
Tape a blank piece of typing paper to your
dorm or office door and leave it up for ages; when someone finally writes on it, yell at them and tell them to please not
deface your property.
Tape pieces of "Sweating to the Oldies" over climatic parts of rental movies.
Tell everyone you
are Bill Clinton's cousin.
Tell little children the truth about Santa Claus.
Tell people that they're "putting on weight
Tell people their accent isn't fooling anyone.
Tell people their fly is down when they're wearing sweatpants.
Tell people they have bad breath.
Tell small children that they don't look very promising.
Tell teenagers how things
were in your day.
Tell the ending of movies
Throw an Oh Henry in a public pool.
Throw newspapers back at paperboys.
stones at people walking past your house.
Tie jingle bells to all your clothes.
Try playing the
William Tell Overture by tapping on the bottom of your chin. When nearly done, announce "No, wait, I messed it up," and repeat.
to fit the word "cornucopia" into every sentence you say.
Unbend all the paperclips you can find, then replace every eraser
you can find with a rubber band.
Use the last square of toilet paper and do not change the roll.
Vacuum your lawn. (Or
preferably somebody else's)
Wait until you get to work to shave.
Walk around at the casino, looking at people's hands
and giving them advice loudly. "Wow, that's a GOOD one!" or "Get rid of the nine; you've got a pair of kings!"
people's houses, go straight to the fridge without saying hello, and help yourself to their food.
Walk up to random people
and ask them, very seriously, "Do you know the muffin man?"
Walk up to random strangers insisting you are family.
up to someone eating. Lean over and stare at them intently until they notice. Continue to do so until they ask what you're
doing. Reply, "I've been watching you eat for the last 30 seconds.. You're weird!" Leave the restaurant.
Walk very slowly,
and make sure nobody can get past you, move in front of them when the try.
Wander around a restaurant, asking other diners
for their parsley.
Wash and scrub the trees in your front lawn.
Wear a cape that says "Magnificent One."
Wear a lot\of
Wear a special hip holster for your remote control.
Wear alarming combinations of pink and green and comment
about everybody else's fashion sense.
Wear large hats during the movies.
Wear nothing but white and go mud wrestling.
Wear your cap backwards and say "Yo, wazzup?" a lot.
Wear your pants backwards.
When a cop pulls you over,
when they step up to your car, drive forward slowly and make them walk. Especially if it's raining.
When at an ATM, try
to have a conversation with it, or pretend it stole your card. (This works best if there's a line.)
When at dinner at a
fancy restaurant, keep blowing out the candle in the middle of the table, and blame it on your date.
When Christmas caroling,
sing "Jingle bells, Batman smells" until physically restrained.
When giving directions, leave out a turn or two.
in a chat room, spell everything incorrectly.
When in a conversation, look out the window, then say "Wait, start over.
I wasn't paying attention."
When in an elevator, in different voices, shout out random floors, and then watch as you get
there, no one gets off.
When in public, pretend you are selling something in an infomercial.
When it says, "Reserved
Parking", this means you.
When people ask you to do things, mutter under your breath, "This won't be neccessary where you
When riding up an elevator with a stranger, start singing a song that everyone knows, then expect them to
start singing too. If they do not start singing, insist, “Everyone knows that song. Are you stupid?”
near a "high-class person," ask them, "Excuse me, but do I have a booger hanging on my nose? I thought I picked it off."
talking to someone, look at a spot about two inches to their right.
When walking down a main road, act like a drunk.
walking push an invisible cart and make loud squeaky noises.
When walking, talk to yourself constantly.
in an argument, no matter what it's about, keep yelling "I don't see your name on it!".
Whenever anybody says anything
to you. Respond by saying, "I know."
Whenever anyone says something, laugh loudly as if they have just told and extremely
Whenever somebody says something, ask what the simplest word they said means. When they explain, ask what the
simplest word in their explanation means. Repeat this for the entire conversation.
Whenever someone finishes a sentence
say, "And then what happened?"
Whenever someone lights a cigarette, tackle the person and yell "Stop, drop, and roll!"
While driving if you see a "How am I driving" bumper sticker, call the number and inform the operator that the driver
is doing a great job.
While going down in an elevator scream, "AAAAAGGGGGHHHHH!!!! WE'RE GONNA DIE!!!" for no apparent
While making presentations, occasionally bob your head like a parakeet.
While sitting at your desk, soak your
fingers in Palmolive and put mosquito netting around your cubicle.
While walking make car noises loudly (Such as changing
Wire up people's cars so the horn comes on as soon as their car is started.
Write "X - BURIED TREASURE" in
random spots on all of someone's roadmaps.
Write the surprise ending to a novel on its first page.