10 Trends Gen Z’s Do That Utterly Confuse Other Generations

Revealing Criminal Guilt on Social Media

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One Redditor mentioned: “Documenting themselves committing crimes then posting them to social media.”


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“I was going to say something about this. It’s like this underlying narcissism that’s driving me nuts. Why are you filming your entire life and intimate moments and posting them for others to watch?” Said a Redditor.

Snap Convos Without Actual Pictures

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A Redditor Commented: “Using Snapchat to text message using pictures of their foreheads and the ceiling.”

Overuse of the Word “Aesthetic”

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One Said: “My daughter uses the word “aesthetic” to mean nice. Ex: that’s so aesthetic.”

Wanting to Go Viral

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One User Said: “One of my greatest fears is being involved in a viral video in any capacity, but for so many zoomers that's their number 1 goal.”

Not Using Capital Letters

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A Redditor Said: “Finally I can ask this. Why do a large amount of gen Z's not use capital letters? Is capitalization going the way of cursive writing?”

Trying To Self Diagnose Mental Disorders

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One Redditor added: “As a gen z myself, I find trying to diagnose ourselves with a mental disorder pretty weird. I've never done it and I would never do it but I know some people who do it just for attention and stuff. Pretty annoying for people who are actually suffering in my opinion.”


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“Tik Tok. Just, in general,” said one.

Though you might wonder. How Much Does TikTok Pay?


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The return of the mullet was an upsetting time for me I'm ngl,” commented a Redditor.

Over Labeling

“I'm Gen-X, and we abhorred labels. We didn't care who you were or what you did”

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