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    I Cope Through Humor, So Here's 24 Jokes About How Hard Being An Adult Is Right Now

    "I hate when kids scream in public...you don't have real problems. It should be me screaming. ME."

    If we're being honest, adulthood kind of sucks right now. Rent is astronomical, we have to sacrifice visiting friends because gas is too high, buying a home feels impossible, inflation has our grocery bills rising while shrinkflation has our pantries dwindling — it's all a bit overwhelming.

    So instead of crying, let's all cope together with jokes and a few wayyyy too relatable tweets that encompass exactly how we're all feeling:

    And if you love a tweet you read, be sure to give your favorite users a like and a follow. 

    1.

    I hate when kids scream in public... you don’t have real problems. It should be me screaming. MEE

    Twitter: @mickeywon234 / Via Twitter: @mickeywon234

    2.

    Being an adult is crazy because it don’t ever stop 😂 like you handle one thing and then you right to something else

    Twitter: @ahmaddavispr / Via Twitter: @ahmaddavispr

    3.

    having a job is cool but everyday???

    Twitter: @hashjenni / Via Twitter: @hashjenni

    4.

    One day, without warning, you wake up and everything is too sweet, too loud, and starts to late.

    Twitter: @onlychyld / Via Twitter: @onlychyld

    5.

    Apologies for the late reply to your email. If it's any consolation, the haunting guilt of not responding has weighed heavily on my overburdened conscience alongside the constant shame of failing to complete countless other tasks every day. Yours screaming into the void, Frank

    Twitter: @FrankAshwood / Via Twitter: @FrankAshwood

    6.

    2 hours of cooking just to eat in 10 minutes and now I've gotta wash everything

    Twitter: @stfuayen / Via Twitter: @stfuayen

    7.

    Adults over 30 after going to the the grocery store and Target all in the same day:

    Bravo / Twitter: @auhvahntay / Via Twitter: @auhvahntay

    8.

    “Yeah I’ve been good just working, staying focused, saving money”

    HBO / Twitter: @bbrxtneyy24 / Via Twitter: @bbrxtneyy24

    9.

    Adulting is watching a 2 hrs movie in 7 days.

    Twitter: @Thumbe_ / Via Twitter: @Thumbe_

    10.

    You guys, terrible news. I… I have to start living within my means.

    Twitter: @pandasugarbutt / Via Twitter: @pandasugarbutt

    11.

    being an adult is a little bit out of my price range right now

    Twitter: @ITSMOODYAF / Via Twitter: @ITSMOODYAF

    12.

    Paid rent so I'll be at home enjoying my purchase for the rest of the month

    Twitter: @anthony_x22 / Via Twitter: @anthony_x22

    13.

    Being an adult is knowing how to control yourself when the laptop freezes when you need it most.

    Twitter: @LindoGames_ / Via Twitter: @LindoGames_

    14.

    adulting is reminding yourself to drink water and calm down every hour

    Twitter: @angelsiloveyou / Via Twitter: @angelsiloveyou

    15.

    sorry boss i can’t come to work today i’m tucked into bed real tight and i’m super cozy you understand how it is

    Twitter: @JUNlPER / Via Twitter: @JUNlPER

    16.

    Being an adult sucks ass😂 you be sad as hell but you still gotta get up and act like ain’t shit wrong 😂

    Twitter: @gIadys_05 / Via Twitter: @gIadys_05

    17.

    Adulting is just you dealing with anxiety, heartbreaks, family issues, career stress all by yourself & then pretending like nothing is wrong with you.

    Twitter: @kadaipaneeeer / Via Twitter: @kadaipaneeeer

    18.

    FX / Twitter: @jiselle_andrea_ / Via Twitter: @jiselle_andrea_

    19.

    As I’m adulting now, no reply from friends are now acceptable. Everyone is busy. I’m busy. I’m okay. I’m great.

    Twitter: @goodlucksofea / Via Twitter: @goodlucksofea

    20.

    Adulting is realizing your birthday is just a date !

    Twitter: @NgwanaMopedi1 / Via Twitter: @NgwanaMopedi1

    21.

    I want to be a kid again no bills, no responsibilities, just living life😩

    Twitter: @mel_uh_nin / Via Twitter: @mel_uh_nin

    22.

    Adulting in 3 words: it’s always something

    Twitter: @chanfrfr / Via Twitter: @chanfrfr

    23.

    24.

    I suck at being grown. First thing go wrong.. I’m crying 😭😭

    Twitter: @heyhoneyrae / Via Twitter: @heyhoneyrae

    Who else tired of this? Raise your hands in the comments. 🙋🏽‍♀️