Americans Are Sharing Things Europeans Do That Makes Zero Sense To Them, And Some Of These Baffle Me, Too
"I stayed with a host family in France, and my 16-year-old host sister did it constantly, as did all her friends."
“I Remember When…”: People Are Sharing Big And Small Things That Were “Normal” In The '90s And '00s But Aren’t Anymore
"I recently looked into doing that again with my family — and it is prohibitively expensive now."
16 Women Who Had A "I Deserve Better" Moment Of Clarity Before They Ended Their Relationship Share What That Moment Was
"I realized this was not healthy for me anymore."
"I'd Never Seen That Before I Went To England": People Are Sharing Specific Cultural Differences Between America And Other Countries, And These Are Fascinating
"I've never seen that before I went to England."
"Their Way Of Life Is No Longer Available": People In Their 20s And 30s Are Sharing The Realities They Wish Their Parents Understood
"I wish they understood how the definition of 'success' has changed. My folks lived on one teacher's salary, bought a home and cars, raised three children, had no student loan debt, and retired at 65. That way of life is no longer available to future generations."
"Times Have Changed": People Are Sharing Things That Were Normal In The '90s And '00s But Are Now Considered A Luxury
"Household products that don't break within the first few years of use. My mom's wedding cookware is still going strong 25 years later, but whenever she needs new pans, they start flaking Teflon into the food within a few months."
"A woman who likes 'guy stuff' is awesome and strong. She can out-do the guys. A man who likes 'girl stuff' does not get similar respect."
Expensive Things That Most People Are Guilty Of Buying Even If It's Basically Flushing Money Down The Toilet
"There is a difference but the price doesn't justify it."
People Are Sharing "Normal" Things Parents Do To Their Children That Are Actually Pretty Toxic, And I Agree With A Lot Of These
"Parenting like this leads to naive adults that get taken advantage of."
"We really hit it off great — we went on a couple of dates, and I loved her personality, but I just had one problem with her. She smelled like my grandmother."
People Are Sharing What Prevents Them From Approaching Someone They're Interested In, And This Insight Is Really Interesting
"In my experience, if a guy's interested, he'll do the initiating. If they're not making the effort at the start, they won't be making the effort later."
If You’re Doing Any Of These 9 Things As Part Of Your Skincare Routine, Experts Say You Should Probably Stop
"This is especially important once you hit your 20s."
People Are Sharing The "Do It For The Plot" Reasons They Hooked Up With Someone, And Some Of Y'all Are Wild
"We were the only single people and neither of us wanted to go home empty-handed.
People Are Sharing The Scandal That Nearly (Or Fully) Tore Their Family Apart, And Some Of These Make "Succession" Look Tame
"He didn’t talk to my family for almost 10 years."
No family or friend group is perfect.
"It sometimes doesn't matter what you do or how you treat someone, they just don't care — it'll never be enough. You can't force love. It hurts, but that's it."
Guys Are Sharing Common Struggles They Have That Women "Will Never Understand," And I Definitely Didn't Expect Some Of These
"Modern society can view us as being totally useless — but somehow in charge of everything."
Women On TikTok Keep Saying This Supplement Changed Their Breast Size. I Asked A Doctor Whether That Could Be True
There's a lot to unpack here — so I turned to an expert.
"I Learned The Truth As A 40-Year-Old Adult": Adults Are Sharing The (Mostly-Harmless) Lies They Were Told As Kids, And I Was Told These Same Lies
I remember my parents would tell us not to turn lights on in the car while they were driving because it was ~illegal~.
"You're An Adult, But You're Not An Adult": People In Their 20s Are Sharing The Struggles They Face In 2023
"I hate that I have to use an app to date."