13 Reasons Why Twenty One is Not So Fun
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13 Reasons Why Twenty One is Not So Fun

21 isn't as great as it seems

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13 Reasons Why Twenty One is Not So Fun
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Twenty-one hasn't been all I've hyped it up to be. Maybe I'm just an old soul or a "grandma" but I'm actually disappointed now that I am 21 years old. There are some perks but I'm still not convinced it was worth 21 years of waiting.

1. You're now considered to be an actual adult now...

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In the wise words of Kimmy Schmidt, being an adult is pretty terrible.

2. You're probably graduating college and have to do real world things soon

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College is a safe bubble. The real world = the future = uncertainity = panicking.

3. If you are in college, you've already been drinking

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You've already had two or three years worth of college partying-- monotony may sink in.

4. Everything is so expensive

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Poor college student + coverage charges at clubs = even poorer college student.

5. You binge on free or inexpensive alcohol

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Open bars and five dollar pitcher nights are ideal.

6. Beer is usually the cheapest option at the bar

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Let's be real, no one actually likes the taste of beer.

7. Uber rides start adding up

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Having to continually pay for a car service when no one wants to DD adds up!

8. SO MANY 21 GROUP CHATS

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So many messages, too many different plans.

9. You have to work out more because you want to look good but alcohol inspires weight gain

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There is a lot of calories in alcohol, so if you want to look hot in that outfit, you have to work for it.

10. You're tempted to buy a drink every time you go out

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If they serve it, why not order just one drink?

11. At some point, wine becomes your go to

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The cheapest alternative to beer, plus its fruity and makes you feel kind of fancy.

12. Your friends want to go out ALL the time

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But again.... that costs money.

13. The different drink names get confusing

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Fuzzy Navel, Trash Can, Dry martini shaken with a twist-- I just want to order a drink, please.


BUT...

...you can now LEGALLY take a bottle of wine to the face whenever you want.

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