DP complaining about me Mumsnetting...

(23 Posts)
PedanticPanda Wed 20-Jun-12 13:52:24

Tell him he's right, you two should be spending quality time together, then turn the football off, put a soppy romantic film on instead and curl up next to him with some tissues...

See how long it takes him to say you can just stick to mumsnetting.

5madthings Wed 20-Jun-12 13:51:58

oh yes we get this sometimes, dp will be watching sport, or motorbikes on be on the xbox and so i come through to the other room where the pc is to mnet, be online etc and he then gets huffy that we arent spending our evening together, errr no as i dont want to sit in silence and watch bikes go round and round or you shooting various things on the xbox, funny that!

oooohhhhyes Wed 20-Jun-12 13:47:08

appalling behaviour wink - change the radio settings in his car in revenge - always pisses my DP off (boring ranty LBC turns into Magic etc)

Sleepydog Wed 20-Jun-12 13:45:30

Bugger - we've already had 'Leave the Bastard'

ok - have you tried counselling ?

Dh is a little bit like this - he will watch football on his own, but he likes having someone to 'ooh' and 'yes' 'nooooooooooo!' with. He doesn't seem to notice that I'm not actually watching the screen though and that I'm most likely asleep.

ledkr Wed 20-Jun-12 13:40:30

I went to bed to mn and watch tv in peace while he watched said footy. A few mins later he came to bed and actually tried to turn tv to football!!! How rude. Apparently I was mning and so not watching tv. Tsk.

Why does he care? confused

HecateAdonaea Wed 20-Jun-12 13:05:22

What does he want you to do instead while he's watching the football?

valiumredhead Wed 20-Jun-12 12:05:54

Tell him to turn off football and you'll turn off MN wink

PatheticTrumpet Wed 20-Jun-12 11:57:31

So he will need a sympathy shag then? grin

thekidsrule Wed 20-Jun-12 11:51:49

yanbu

hes doing somethig he enjoys,you should also be doing the same

ChaoticismyLife Wed 20-Jun-12 10:41:59

grin @ "no sex he's Scottish"

Btw YANBU

Well if he's Scottish the daft twat shouldn't have been watching it anyway!

I'm Scottish and that fucking goal was over the line. grin

kitcat83 Tue 19-Jun-12 21:45:08

England!!! grin

Kennyp Tue 19-Jun-12 21:44:31

F. F. S. !!!!!!!!!! He is the mayor of unreasonable, and the MP for northern unreasonableness-shire, for which he won his seat by a landslide victory, so i,ve heard.

dh doesnt even know about me being on mumsnet as i do it in secret

Hibu. Football isn't everyones ideal evening. Who won?

QueenSconetta Tue 19-Jun-12 21:42:42

Lol @ doggie and couthy

Laurie - no sex he's Scottish

CouthyMow Tue 19-Jun-12 21:41:31

X-post. grin

CouthyMow Tue 19-Jun-12 21:40:39

Leave The Bastard!

(Sorry, I've always wanted to say that!)

grin

doggiemumma Tue 19-Jun-12 21:39:15

Leave the bastard grin

He is being unreasonable, no one gets to decide what you do of an evening apart from you.

But it's over now so you might get some sex right? wink

Springforward Tue 19-Jun-12 21:38:24

Yup.

QueenSconetta Tue 19-Jun-12 21:34:43

While he is watching the football.

I hate football.

He IBU, right?

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