5 Most Annoying Facebook Posts: Guess Which Type Your State Hates the Most

Everyone has that friend on Facebook ... the one always complaining about something, or going on some political rant, or just posting selfie after selfie. Actually, we all have those friends, and depending on where you live, you might find some posts more annoying than others. According to a recent survey, every state has a particular Facebook pet peeve.

Rantic.com asked more than 10,000 social media users across the country what types of Facebook posts annoyed them them the most and then categorized them into five groups -- personal problems, selfies, political posts, food pictures, and baby pictures.

Then they ranked which states hated which kinds of posts the most. Are you guilty of any of these Facebook faux pas?


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  • Personal Problems


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    According to the survey, nearly half of Americans get annoyed by people posting about their personal problems. The states that hate whiners the most include: Alaska, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, and Wyoming.

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  • Selfies


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    The next most seriously despised Facebook posts were selfies. Nine states dislike selfies the most, including, Alabama, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, New Mexico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, and Washington.

  • Political Posts


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    It's not surprising that the states that hate political posts the most tended to be swing states. They probably hate political ads more than other commercials too! These states include Colorado, Iowa, Maryland, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, and Wisconsin.

  • Food Pictures


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    No #foodstagrams for these states, because they are sick of your dinner plates. These states include Arizona, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Missouri, Nebraska, and West Virginia.

  • Baby Pictures


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    Is there a baby boom or something happening in these states? Because they're sick of looking at pictures of your baby. They include Connecticut, Delaware, New Hampshire, New Jersey, South Dakota, and Oregon.


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