Slow Wi-Fi, Party Political broadcasts, 50 Shades Of Grey and football punditry have all been named in the top 50 most boring things in modern life.

Other yawn-inducing factors include The Kardashians, other people’s family trees and Powerpoint presentations.

Boring

The survey of the 50 most mind-numbingly boring people, places and things adults come across in everyday life was commissioned by Interparcel.

Here it is in full…

1. Party Political broadcasts 50.90%

2. Being kept on hold 45.95%

3. Queuing in the post office 44.45%

4. Traffic jams 42.90%

5. Shopping channels 42.65%

6. Doctor waiting rooms 37.30%

7. Slow Wi-Fi 34.35%

8. Waiting for a delivery 33.60%

9. Train delays 32.30%

10. Ad breaks 31.30%

11. Football pundits/analysis 31.10%

12. The Kardashians 29.65%

13. Bowls 28.85%

14. Selfies 28.65%

15. Horse racing on the TV 28.10%

16. Ed Milliband 27.35%

17. Fifty Shades of Grey 26.80%

18. Darts 26.30%

19. Gordon Brown 25.50%

20. Men playing Fifa 25.30%

21. Diet chat 24.95%

22. Formula One 24.60%

23. Rice cakes 24.55%

24. Filling in tax returns 23.10%

25. Cricket 23.05%

26. Bargain Hunt 22.10%

27. Snooker 21.75%

28. Kanye West 21.65%

29. David Cameron 21.35%

30. Scrapheap Challenge 21.15%

31. Football 19.45%

32. Other people’s family trees 19.00%

33. Loose Women 18.25%

34. Updating your CV 17.90%

35. Top Gear 17.60%

36. Shakespeare 16.85%

37. Gwyneth Paltrow 16.80%

38. PowerPoint presentations 16.35%

39. Coldplay 16.15%

40. Time team 15.30%

41. People telling you about their dreams 15.15%

42. The Gadget Show 15.05%

43. Bono 14.55%

44. Company meetings 14.05%

45. Question Time 14.05%

46. Buying socks 14.00%

47. Washing the dishes 13.90%

48. Gardeners World 13.80%

49. Small talk 13.75%

50. Alan Titchmarsh 12.10%

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