Top Ten Things Wrong With Kids Today

I am ashamed of kids now because they some the most annoying things ever

The Top Ten

1 Listening to old bands

I listen to a lot of old bands, and nothing is wrong with me... Is there? - Wolftail

Not unless you go onto YouTube videos and brag about how much different you are and try to be loved by people. - poncho531

What the hell is this?! I think the correct term is "Listening to NEW Bands! "

I'm over 50 now and when I was younger I was listening to mid-sixties garage punk bands ( and I still do ). Meaning that when I was fifteen I listened to fifteen year old music. Many others of my generation did that also. My point is that this is NOT a wrong attitude of nowadays kids. It has always been. And like they say ; age doesn't count for good music.

NO! Listening to all modern music makes me want to kill myself. Classic rock is all about the HEART! And the SOUL! modern music doesn't have that! Its just people rapping horribly about drugs, girls, butts, and making it a style of disability! We can't do this! I don't accept bad taste! Were not gonna take it >:( No! We ain't gonna take it! Were got gonna take it anymore!

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2 Hipster kids

I'm 11 and be cool isn't my goal. All I care about is if it's fun/important not cool. It's okay if somebody doesn't think I'm as cool as somebody else. - Jake09

They act like they are cooler than other kids just because they are different, but they are actually much more annoying.

I Like to be a happy go lucky guy! - RobloxBFDIPoke223

Most kids aren't like this, dumbasses. - LordDovahkiin

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3 Making references to old shows or movies without knowing what they are referencing

Let me guess: The person who put this on here is a person who has an attitude like this: "You weren't alive then. So you're not allowed to enjoy and reference something." What even made you think that they don't know what they are referencing? - LordDovahkiin

Pickle Rick should be exterminated from the face of earth - RobloxBFDIPoke223

WHAT? Kids making references to old T.V. shows without having watched literally every single episode, and comic and whatever else there is to it? INREDEEMABLE!


4 Play games too much

I love playing a lot! - Neonco31

So do adults. On YouTube, there are more adult gamers than kids. - LordDovahkiin

My cousins are addicted to video games

Guys who play video games are unattractive

But then comes all of the girls who think Lets Players on YouTube are hot... - sdgeek2003

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5 Will go to food places and order coffee

Most kids (mostly teens) drink coffee to stay awake (Because the education system is garbage and they give you too much work that you can't get enough hours of sleep), not to act cool. - Rue

I'm sorry, its trying to get through the day on -3 hours of sleep! - keycha1n

Nothing wrong with this. Let me guess, "Oh! Coffee is an adults drink! ' (1) Not true. And (2) Some of you think that they do it to look cool. That's not the case. - LordDovahkiin

Coffee doesn't actually stunt your growth learn facts. - Skullkid755

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6 Always on Facebook or other social media

Sorry I hate social media - 2storm

Most of the teens and high-school students I see walking on the road are using social media, They're EVERYWHERE! - Neonco31

Who said this? I mean, I don't care for social media, but over half of the people on it are adults, I assure you. - LordDovahkiin

Not allowed to be on social media until next year. - Anonymousxcxc

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7 Special Snowflake Syndrome

Are you putting all kids under this category? Cause I assure you, only little kids think this. - LordDovahkiin

If you don't know what it is, you definitely have it.

What the heck is that? - creed99

Do kids have snow in their genetics nowadays? Oh and Generation Z, Millennials.

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8 Thinks that they are going to grow up successful without an education

I could theoretically drop out and pursue art full-time. But I wont. Because I need an education to fall back on and also cause I want to go to college and double major... - keycha1n

I want to be an orthopedic surgeon and I sure as hell know that I need to go through so much school... this isn't true and whoever put this here is trash. mostly every teenager knows they need to go to college if they want to survive in the world.

It's definitely possible to become rich/successful without high school or college but it's better to just go through it. - Ajkloth

Not true. In fact, where are you dopes getting all this false information that is this list? - LordDovahkiin

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9 Backtalk parents or people of authority

Most of those people don't show them respect. Respect goes both ways. They don't respect those people because they don't respect them. - LordDovahkiin

My cat did that to my mom!

My neighbors are 7 and 10 years old and they don't respect their parents at all. - Ajkloth

I never understood how this is disrespectful. They just don't want to hear things they think are dumb just because they are a reply from anyone under the age of 21? ageist bullcrap - SpectralOwl

10 Dating at a very young age

People start dating when they're like ten nowadays! Honestly, this is adolescence, we're all trying to find ourselves, we shouldn't be trying to find someone else. Be a "me" before you're a "we". - keycha1n

Kids these days cry about breaking up with their boyfriend or girlfriend. When I was their age I cried about missing the morning cartoons

I started dating in 2nd Grade. I think that was a BIT too early. But I didn't cry because I missed the morning cartoons. I cried because I slept too early and missed the NIGHT cartoons. - AlphaQ

I agree with this. I’m a young teen and I think that people should definitely not be dating at my age, especially younger than a teen! It never works out well! I even have a post called “MarioNinja101’s Advice on: Finding the Right Person to Date” because I love to give advice. If you look at the post, one of the last pieces of advice says to not date at an age younger than 18 at least.

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The Contenders

11 Always on their phones texting

AKA the majority of Americans - ONHOLIDAY

Anyone, and everyone. - LordDovahkiin

Or anyone - ONHOLIDAY

12 Constantly playing M games

I'm 13, and play Skyrim and sometimes Fallout 4. And it hasn't affected me at all. I am actually very mature for my age. Plus, deal with children playing M games. Not like complaining about it on a list website would put a stop to it. In fact, most of these items on here I don't do. Some of them (not the bad or ridiculous ones) I do.

I agree with this one! It depends on the kid's maturity but most kids are super immature for their age. So in general I'll disapprove it - Jake09

Because of this, all the people at my school are complete sociopaths. Thank you, idiot parents!

Well, if you're mature enough, there's nothing wrong with doing this. - Metarock

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13 Acting obnoxious at school but in public they're normal

It's school. Of course they will be obnoxious. Because school "teaches" filler. 50% of EVERYTHING you learn in school is just filler nowadays. - LordDovahkiin

Now this should be at number 1. - Anonymousxcxc

I'm 15 and don't act like this everyone else in my school does I want to swear at them for it - Ihateschool

What? A lot of kids around here act obnoxious EVERYWHERE

14 They will never know how Pikachu and Charizard were jerks in the beginning of Pokemon.

90's kid alert! 90's kid alert! Listen visitor, not all kids of today are like that. Some of us grow--and have grown up--in well educated families. We are not the stupid little hipster, ghetto, vain, and uncaring people you make us out to be. I don't care where you come from (probably a broken home yourself, by the way you're acting), but some of us are actually good. Now if you excuse me I have to read my lateset book "Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH" while you sit there and anonymously type bad things about people in your little close minded bubble of thoughts. Have a nice life Mr. Visitor. - BlueTopazIceVanilla

Because not knowing something that happened in a time where they weren't born in when it comes to a fictional franchise means that there is something horribly wrong with them. /sarcasm - Rue

How is this relevant? What if they DO know, and like them still? Y'all are stupid. - LordDovahkiin

15 Staying up till midnight

What's wrong with this? As long as you get a good nights sleep, I think its fine.

So? As if this is important, and there is something wrong with this? School literally gives too much useless work nowadays. So that's to be expected. - LordDovahkiin

Mostly because a lot of schools bombard adolescents with too much homework that they literally can't sleep at a reasonable time. - Rue

It's okay as long if there isn't any school tomorrow.

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16 Thinking they're cool because of shoes / phones

This has been a thing for a long time though. - Rue

No one except elementary/Pre-K think this. - LordDovahkiin


17 They cry to get whatever they want

This is what little kids do. - LordDovahkiin

18 Speak in slang words constantly

Since when? I try to use full grammatically correct sentences, even when texting. - LordDovahkiin

19 Consuming inappropriate media

Jesus Christ. Please define "inappropriate." Now, it seems everything is inappropriate except rainbows and unicorns. - LordDovahkiin

My friends made me learn inappropriate things 19 months ago I barely knew anything inappropriate to be honest I wish I never knew blame my friends

20 Acting slutty

I already know 9 girls who are pretty much gonna grow up to be prostitutes

Well... I don't see any difference girls of 17 and 10 years old because all of them know - Ananya

I have never, ever seen a kid act like this. Plus, if they act like this, it's the parents fault for letting them act like that. - LordDovahkiin

My mew why do parents let there kids IN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL out the house in short shorts/short skirt & tank top? W t h? CPS needs to take those kids!

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21 Fidget Spinners Fidget Spinners

These aren't really even a thing anymore. The fad is gone. - LordDovahkiin

Just... Fidget spinners. - TimmyHeadNose

22 They take sports way too seriously

As well they should take sports seriously. What do you EXPECT them to goof around and play? Of course you don't. You expect them to try their best. - LordDovahkiin

You should! - B0S5J4M3S

23 Kids These Days Are So Sexually Active

Woah... That is not true (mostly) dumbasses. - LordDovahkiin

That sgould definitely had been 1. - Johnalove

24 People think they are brainwashed by the media.
25 They want to be right

I don't want to be wrong, what's wrong with that? - Skullkid755

Everyone wants to be right. - LordDovahkiin

26 Acting dumb but are really smart

Yeah there is someone who does that in my school - 2storm

How is this bad? Adults (a lot of them, anyway) are actually dumb. At least these kids are smart. - LordDovahkiin

27 Brainwashed by the media

A lot but not all. - LordDovahkiin

28 They play little more than Call of Duty, Minecraft or FIFA

Not true. Kids play other games. Like Fallout, Skyrim, and Minecrap's underrated cousin Terraria. (Which is much better.) - LordDovahkiin

29 Bad taste in music

Not all are like that. Just most of em. - LordDovahkiin

so true

30 People making up stupid slurs "Special Snowflake"
31 People bash their taste in music to look cool.
32 Tide Pod Challenge Tide Pod Challenge
33 They try to act ghetto to be cool

Every kid nowadays are fake wannabe, trashy rappers.

34 Poor taste in music
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1. Listening to old bands
2. Hipster kids
3. Making references to old shows or movies without knowing what they are referencing


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