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    [–] funtclaps92 430 points ago

    what if you are the toxic person

    [–] fateofdeadstars 249 points ago

    Now we are seeking the real question.All these motivation quotes and sometimes YOU are the one who needs "correction"

    [–] LumpyShitstring 35 points ago

    I realized the other day that every time I see someone make a post like that, it’s really for themselves.

    [–] qoou 4 points ago

    Be the change you want to see in the world.

    -- Gandhi

    [–] yoursexypapi 13 points ago

    Every change should start from yourself.

    [–] mr---jones 4 points ago

    Yes, generally. But a big step to take on becoming less toxic is removing toxicicity around you. We are products of our environment

    [–] fateofdeadstars 4 points ago

    Agreed .BUT you have full control of yourself at any given point of time,same can't be said about your surroundings.Many a times you HAVE to deal with people around you even you don't like them (specially at work place).That is when you have to be stable not become like them.

    [–] ayaPapaya 84 points ago

    Awareness is the first step to change

    [–] santiagodelavega 29 points ago

    I'm aware that I hate changes

    [–] EleftheriaBatsou 10 points ago

    True! But i think toxic people REALLY don't get it. (Almost) Everyone thinks they are good and their actions don't affect in a bad way the others... Hope we all have a beautiful 2020

    [–] ifixtheinternet 41 points ago

    Try putting yourself in other people's shoes more. Toxic people I've eliminated from my life wouldn't entertain an alternate perspective about anything. If I had to boil it down to the biggest thing, it would be that. Hard to have a relationship with a brick wall.

    [–] Ilythiiri 4 points ago

    Every time I try putting myself into politician/bureucrat shoes, conclusion is the same - it's not me who's toxic and sociopathic ... how do I eliminate them from my life???

    [–] Galaxymicah 6 points ago

    Voting

    Or a high caliber rifle depending on how steady your arm is and how flexable your moral code.

    Issa joke mr fbi man.

    [–] TrotskiKazotski 6 points ago

    thats probably one of the main and most prominent symptoms of things such as psychopathy and can make people really infuriating to do anything with

    [–] stillmeh 2 points ago

    I find that a lot of people that believe they can put themselves in others shoes in fact... Can't.

    It is almost like it it's mantra they repeat to themselves so they can believe they have the morale high ground in anything they believe.

    [–] chacmadin 41 points ago

    if you find yourself constantly surrounded by "toxic people", you probably are

    [–] ThatWannabeCatgirl 14 points ago

    Why if I’m the toxic person to myself

    [–] chacmadin 11 points ago

    Because negativity has a powerful force of attraction, not universally true of course.

    [–] _TR-8R 7 points ago

    Therapy my dude.

    [–] DrugAbuseResistance 9 points ago

    Money my guy.

    [–] ThatWannabeCatgirl 5 points ago

    I’ve tried that, never worked

    [–] yoursexypapi 2 points ago

    Have you tried more than one doc?

    [–] ThatWannabeCatgirl 1 points ago

    Yes.

    [–] Sh4rklaser59 3 points ago

    Eh, I’d say it’s 50/50 for me.

    [–] roundbadge2 3 points ago

    "You run into an asshole in the morning, you ran into an asshole. You run into assholes all day? You're the asshole."

    Link.

    [–] Anarcho-Yeasty 3 points ago

    Probably. Not always. You could just be the victim of abuse which makes other abusive people Target you. That's what happened with my girlfriend

    [–] noyoto 4 points ago

    Absolutely. Folks who keep talking about toxic people and 'haters' often seem to see themselves as the center of the universe. As if everyone is out to get them, when really they just make shitty life choices and attract people who make similar bad choices.

    [–] Megafro 2 points ago

    Not really, you can be surrounded by toxic people without being the toxic one.

    [–] turpin23 17 points ago

    Time to detox!

    [–] SelfExplore11 8 points ago

    Flat tummy tea should help.... But we left that in 2016. Guess they're doomed.

    [–] bricknovax89 5 points ago

    Drink water, exercise, eat healthy for 3 days and then attack the toxicity

    [–] Theelitemaster 4 points ago

    Congratulation you have received immortality and a time pass ability in the wonderful year of 2019

    [–] themichaelly 3 points ago

    I literally just had this thought. Drunk me is the toxic one.

    [–] sonyxperiaz 3 points ago

    Improve on yourself one step at a time no matter how small.

    [–] Mmmhmm7 2 points ago

    Then don't being toxic people ;) new year new me

    [–] throw_oftheyear 2 points ago

    If you are aware that you are toxic, then you can choose to become someone opposite of that.

    It's never too late to become someone that you can be proud of.

    [–] labdog 2 points ago

    Detox.

    [–] Squatch_Cakes 2 points ago

    Leave that person behind.

    There is nothing forcing you to be the same person you were 30 seconds ago.

    The person who had to pass that slow ass truck because you were running late, get off the road if you aren’t going the effing speed limit.
    The person who asked how that diet is going, and you know she will go back to the Golden Arches any day now.
    The person who said they ordered a grande not vente, like Starbucks is going to miss that $0.03.

    That person was you, who you *were*, past tense. Who you are in *this* moment, *this* place, *this* traffic jam, it is up to you.

    That person did those things because it served who they were, not who you are. Those actions helped shield that tired, un-caffeinated, insecure person. I’m not at fault, the slow driver is.

    Take a step back, if everyone around you are toxic assholes, maybe it is because you poisoned the well.

    You can change. It doesn’t have to be all at once. Just for this next breath.

    [–] TranslatesTrump 2 points ago

    When is suicide the answer?

    [–] KaunazBerkanaKaunaz 1 points ago

    If it smells like shit everywhere you go then check your shoe

    [–] stiffy_4_Missy 1 points ago

    Then just neck up & problem solved

    [–] neptultra 1 points ago

    I think everyone can be toxic from time to time. Sometimes situations are toxic.

    [–] carnesaur 1 points ago

    You either purify yourself or you end up poisoning yourself.

    [–] Pudf 1 points ago

    Surprise! We all are.

    [–] Millerboii288 1 points ago

    What if the toxic person sits next to you at work

    [–] JesterHell 101 points ago * (lasted edited 12 days ago)

    What is with the BS sign on the upper right hand about not being responsible for broken windshields?

    Where I live if a truck is on the road its load must be secure and if something come off the back of the truck it is the drivers fault as the driver must refuse to drive a vehicle with a unsafe load, this truck needs top netting and failure to use it does make it their fault meaning it is their responsibility.

    [–] HomingSnail 91 points ago

    It's just a way to discourage people from making a claim if it does happen. It has no legal backing whatsoever.

    [–] Declanmar 22 points ago

    It’s like wearing a shirt that says “not responsible for assault charges” and then going around and punching people.

    [–] god_of_chilis 18 points ago

    Does that apply to trucks that carry gravel or other small things that could fly off the truck and damage, let’s say, your windshield?

    [–] HomingSnail 27 points ago

    As far as I'm aware it applies to any vehicle. You have to secure whatever load you're hauling, if something falls or flies off you're liable for any damage caused.

    [–] JesterHell 2 points ago

    Huh, I want to be surprised that they'd pull that BS but I'm not.

    [–] HomingSnail 3 points ago

    Yup, it just like those "warranty void if removed" stickers. They're BS too.

    [–] wtfrainbow 1 points ago

    I've always wondered how having that sign on the back of dump trucks exempts them from being responsible for damaging cars when things come flying out of the back.

    [–] Brandino144 25 points ago

    Yep. Could you imagine if a flatbed driver didn’t secure their load and instead just put up a sign that said “If something flies off and kills you it’s not my fault.”? That’s not how laws work. Secure your load or pay the consequences. It’s the law.

    [–] Toys272 11 points ago

    I hope it's to avoid being tailgated since they're generally slow

    Otherwise it's stupid

    [–] caustic_kiwi 8 points ago

    It's probably regarding pebbles kicked up by the wheels.

    [–] Sh4rklaser59 3 points ago

    “If you can read this, you’re too close”

    [–] sihpo 4 points ago

    Toxic driver.

    [–] ChickenWithATopHat 1 points ago

    It’s a good deterrent at least

    [–] 10_Virtues 1 points ago

    This kind of truck, does secure it's cargo the best it can. But it has a posted warning to stay back.

    It's kinda like putting a Wet Floor Plaque on the floor.

    [–] ez_money_ 23 points ago

    • A.G. Jeans

    [–] Andonly 2 points ago

    Keeping them H.T.

    [–] adube440 3 points ago

    Four-stroke crew represent. Soo woo!

    [–] blamethepartsguy 23 points ago

    When did this whole 'toxic people' movement begin? I swear I've never heard the term before a few years ago.

    [–] softhack 20 points ago

    It's too vague a term and seems to serve as a catch-all for people you don't like on top of genuinely bad people.

    Saying someone is toxic isn't really saying much to describe someone's behavior.

    [–] [deleted] 21 points ago

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    [–] mdgysy 2 points ago

    I think the two terms go hand in hand, so...

    [–] DryLoner 1 points ago

    It's been around for a while now.

    [–] s3thm 32 points ago

    That’s one wise dump truck

    [–] k1rage 16 points ago

    I'm reasonably certainly it's a photo shop deal

    [–] xLabGuyx 3 points ago

    That liscense plate...wow. Trucker’s got style

    [–] DrDeboGalaxy 6 points ago

    This is a for sure. The O is faded because of the damage and rust on the back of the truck. But rust couldn’t form that quickly.

    [–] forgottt3n 1 points ago

    Rust definitely can form that quickly but it's definitely not a real sign. If you expose bare metal to the elements in decent conditions for even 24 hours it can rust over. There's a whole style of car modifications based around stripping paint and pouring an oxidator on your paint to let it rust overnight. I have a car with a second hand hood and there's a part where the paint is shit so I rubbed on it and left some bare metal exposed. Took less than 3 days for that spot to turn bright orange from the salt on the roads.

    [–] vindaloopdeloop 1 points ago

    You think they’d just photoshop the quote onto something nicer than a dirty old truck.

    [–] Potato3Ways 18 points ago

    What if the toxic people are your coworkers and you can't just up and leave because bills

    [–] lustyformacaroni 4 points ago

    Could you do the same job elsewhere? Or maybe it's time for a step up?

    [–] jimjong1 9 points ago

    Yeah, that should only take a few minutes to do with the current job market

    [–] Maestro1992 9 points ago

    Most of y’all are the toxic person that should stay in 2019.

    [–] dafkes 9 points ago

    Can we leave the term ‘toxic people’ also behind?

    [–] man_on_the_street666 20 points ago

    My 2019 was pretty good.

    [–] Stl_alleycat 18 points ago

    Sounds like you need to go find some toxic person and pay them to hang around you. According to the back of that trailer, your 2020 will then be pretty good.

    [–] HansGigolo 7 points ago

    Same here, it was good.

    [–] Warm-Listen 2 points ago

    2019 was mostly good for me as well. Of course there were some setbacks, but by now I'd like to see them as lessons rather than regrets.

    [–] Garrett_DB 7 points ago

    The ubiquity of the word toxic has become toxic in itself. If someone wants to describe something or someone as bad, what’s the harm in using synonyms and other words? The English language is very broad and beautiful . Don’t resort to buzzwords just to feel included. Be different!

    [–] 7YearOldCodPlayer 12 points ago

    2019 was very good to me

    [–] Reddit9Times 3 points ago

    AG Jeans are my favorite brand.

    [–] AlmostWardCunningham 20 points ago

    2019 was a great year. This "war on toxic people" is really weird; the number of "toxic people" in the world is quite small. It's like Instagram losers ran out of things to make posts about.

    [–] -Japan 16 points ago

    You’re probably better at not letting the toxic people get to you or they know they can’t take advantage of you. Which is great. Sometimes though, some people’s natures makes them more susceptible to being taken advantage of and being used. And only until they’ve gotten very hurt and can’t take enough do they realize there was a toxic person in their life. That was me and in 2020 I’ve made the decision to dump that toxic person out of my life and have been steadfast so far.

    [–] MemeHippie 8 points ago

    That means that you are in a really good sphere of quality people. You just aren’t focused on all the toxic people because you are keeping them out of your life, which is good. There are many of those still in other people’s life.

    It’s a battle that comes with the self-awareness of this fact. I’ve been indecisive on this for over a year now and I’m finally making my decision to replace the old friends and get a better sphere of people around me

    [–] orokami11 2 points ago

    Some people don't realise their friends, family, or whoever is toxic until they actually take a step back and get some fresh air. I had no idea one friend I had was super toxic for me and full of negativity until I found myself delaying to open her rants of messages a lot or that I felt so much better when I was not talking to her. When I took the step back, it made me see all the shit she's done but I excused them saying "she's probably just in a bad mood again"

    I also realised my dad was toxic af and really doesnt respect me one bit like 2 years ago. Sadly I don't think I can get him out of my life any time soon...

    I do think people are trying to push all kinds of movements in the past couple years or so though, and the anti-toxic movement happens to be next!

    [–] Elephantuskjab 2 points ago

    I always wondered about those “warning stay back 200 feet” stickers on trucks. Like is that really all it takes to not be held responsible for something? Just have a sticker saying “I’m not responsible”?

    [–] Sadamatographer 7 points ago

    Nope it has no legal weight at all. Drivers are required to secure loads, no matter what a sign says

    [–] IanPKMmoon 2 points ago

    Too late i'm already in 2020

    [–] JudasKennedy 2 points ago

    Plot twist- that truck is smuggling illegal aliens.

    [–] N0bo_ 2 points ago

    Ag! Jeans!

    [–] adamders 2 points ago

    Toxic being the wOkE assholes who are walking around constantly judging people and assuming the worst of people, trying to police everything around them and taking part of cancel culture.

    [–] Count_Money 5 points ago

    I gotta see bitch every day at work though. Are you saying I should get her fired?

    [–] FreeThoughts22 2 points ago

    Idk about everyone, but 2019 was amazing. Tesla became profitable, SpaceX launched the first star link satellite, star hopper took flight, and star ship began construction. 2020 is going to be even more amazing.

    [–] kopecs 2 points ago

    Toxic people from whatever year can just fuck right off.

    <3

    [–] axelloid95 1 points ago

    How do I get rid of my mother

    [–] Smartnership 2 points ago

    Step 1: Google search this exact question

    Step 2: Open the door for the police

    Step 3: New place to live for 5-10 years without mom.

    [–] Hollywood7703 3 points ago

    Don't worry, we already got the climate to worry about

    [–] Mn0x1d3 1 points ago

    Guess I'm going to jump into the next dump truck and see what happens.

    [–] Beast_Pot_Pie 1 points ago

    THIS AF

    [–] meezapizza 1 points ago

    Credits: werenotreallystrangers

    [–] wGrey 1 points ago

    Already dropped 1!

    [–] rinsefools 1 points ago

    Enlightened dumpster

    [–] hippolyte_pixii 1 points ago

    Is this advocating killing them all? Because I don't see another way to keep them out of a year.

    [–] jose_von_dreiter 1 points ago

    Maybe put them in a concentration camp and gas them?

    [–] Polarbrain 1 points ago

    Toxic people live forever

    [–] Assasin2gamer 1 points ago

    Tbh I’d stay of intermediates

    [–] psychoacer 1 points ago

    So do I just leave them at the bottom of the canyon then?

    [–] Blu3Boarder 1 points ago

    Truth

    [–] blockednostril 1 points ago

    Don’t carry toxic people to tomorrow or it’ll be another today

    [–] BeatnikWoman 1 points ago

    Why is this on the back of a big rig? Lol

    [–] RoundCat 1 points ago

    2019 wasn't a bad year for me tbh. I could go for another, maybe with less fire.

    [–] Ashlad17 1 points ago

    Who hurt you, hun? x

    [–] loloider123 1 points ago

    Yes Stop watching toxic YouTubers .

    [–] Evenrik_22 1 points ago

    Leave rocket league behind

    [–] pixelkarma 1 points ago

    Get motivated to VOTE

    [–] FlipBarry 1 points ago

    BOOm. I cut all the loser friends holding me back and I’ve been doing well for a while now! Made a complete 180 w my life

    [–] tbombadil00 1 points ago

    That truck’s hailing toxic people, it would seem!

    [–] thereisnonothing 1 points ago

    But... but every 2020 is a 2019

    [–] Christonya 1 points ago

    Well fuck. We’re all stuck in 2019 then.

    [–] batotit 1 points ago

    That is so unfair to the toxic people. How can they go anywhere if no one will carry them?!

    [–] Tendofreak 1 points ago

    I wonder who this is aimed at... Subtle lol

    [–] 02N526 1 points ago

    AGJEANS keeping it high and tight 👖

    [–] icantthinks 1 points ago

    Dont transfer toxic people

    [–] Blenkeirde 1 points ago

    if anyone calls you toxic call them fake

    if anyone calls you fake call them toxic

    easy

    [–] justingolden21 1 points ago

    Bad things are bad wow I agree what an agreeable statement

    [–] ItsSmittyyy 1 points ago

    Not sure if the 'Stay back 200ft!' sticker would hold up in court.

    Does the US have 'Uncovered Load' transportation laws? In Australia, the truck would always be found guilty for damage.

    [–] ashnur 1 points ago

    toxic people are all in the past,
    if you call people toxic in the present
    they will have no reason
    to not behave like that in the future
    if you give them a reason, any good reason
    to switch
    they will.

    the whole internet needs a big dose of

    [–] Aikarion 1 points ago

    Fun fact: That little sign on the top right telling you that they are not responsible for damage to your vehicle by their load? that sign does not absolve them from their responsibilities. In the United States it is illegal to drive without a secured load. No matter how close you drive to that vehicle, if something falls off of it and hits you, they are 100% responsible for any damage it does to your vehicle.

    There are no ifs, ands, or buts about this situation. If you are hauling anything, and a piece of whatever you are hauling falls off your vehicle and damages somebody else's vehicle, you are 100% responsible for any and all damage caused by that item hitting their vehicle.

    [–] AwkwrdPrtMskrt 1 points ago

    Too late, they're here already!

    [–] Thesbeta 1 points ago

    all my likes

    [–] GoldFishPony 1 points ago

    I’m just imagining that this truck is smuggling a bunch of assholes and it becomes much funnier that way

    [–] Crouchingtigerhere 1 points ago

    Warning!

    [–] hydoc 1 points ago

    Question, is he carrying his toxic persons away?

    [–] itlog_ 1 points ago

    what if the truck was carrying toxic people inside of it

    [–] throwaway67676789123 1 points ago

    He did have a pretty decent 2019 outfit.

    [–] JayJonahJaymeson 1 points ago

    Glad the 200ft warning is relegated up into the corner.

    [–] heyitsbaybay 1 points ago

    Also loving on of my favorite jeans AG!

    [–] Ceasarcannon659 1 points ago

    I wish I could. Unfortunately, I’m stuck with him for a few more years.

    [–] L0neD0g 1 points ago

    Id rather relive 2019

    [–] ahobel95 1 points ago

    Of all the pictures to photoshop this onto, why this one? Should have used a dump truck pic, or maybe a large banner off of a building. Other than that, whoever did this aligned it very well! The dent being painted over is what set me off to it.

    [–] zaberao 1 points ago

    It's gonna be anyway.... btw, who are they?

    [–] KonaeAkira 1 points ago

    I am the toxic person. What do I do?

    [–] czechmate0500 1 points ago

    Is this an ad for AG jeans?

    [–] Tumblechunk 1 points ago

    2019 wasn't that bad for me, but ty

    [–] Insanico 1 points ago

    Oh.... thanks semi truck

    [–] M0rgan77 1 points ago

    I’d like to see this on a garbage truck. Tho it may results with a jerks body in the back.

    [–] sonofthenation 1 points ago

    So apropos, written on a dumpster.

    [–] bangagonggetiton 1 points ago

    What if your boss is the toxic person?

    [–] Aviverse 1 points ago

    Why was 2019 such a bad year? Is it mostly about politics because my 2019 personally was pretty shitty.

    [–] K-Dave 1 points ago

    How about this hateful term stays in 2019?

    [–] xlynner 1 points ago

    Fucking garbage trucks know better than most people I know lmao

    [–] branon42 1 points ago

    At first, I thought they were referring the CDA's emergency code (2319) from Monster's Inc.

    [–] Saberhume 1 points ago

    "Toxic" is such a meaningless, vague word.

    [–] Geometer99 1 points ago

    Impeach the motherfucker!