I just saw this usage and it confused me a little. Is it a appropriate usage?
I don't need Monty Hall ruining my place of work when Monty Hall has already ruined my home life. (Brooklyn nine nine, tv-series)
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Yes, this is appropriate, at least colloquially.
The use of the word "need" is used to give more emphasis to how disliked the circumstance is in contrast to "want". Compare:
I don't want this happening right now!
I don't need this happening right now!
I really don't need this happening right now!