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. 


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

    Twitter: @mickeywon234 / Via Twitter: @mickeywon234


    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


    having a job is cool but everyday???

    Twitter: @hashjenni / Via Twitter: @hashjenni


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

    Twitter: @onlychyld / Via Twitter: @onlychyld


    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


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

    Twitter: @stfuayen / Via Twitter: @stfuayen


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

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


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

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


    Adulting is watching a 2 hrs movie in 7 days.

    Twitter: @Thumbe_ / Via Twitter: @Thumbe_


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

    Twitter: @pandasugarbutt / Via Twitter: @pandasugarbutt


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

    Twitter: @ITSMOODYAF / Via Twitter: @ITSMOODYAF


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

    Twitter: @anthony_x22 / Via Twitter: @anthony_x22


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

    Twitter: @LindoGames_ / Via Twitter: @LindoGames_


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

    Twitter: @angelsiloveyou / Via Twitter: @angelsiloveyou


    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


    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


    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


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


    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


    Adulting is realizing your birthday is just a date !

    Twitter: @NgwanaMopedi1 / Via Twitter: @NgwanaMopedi1


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

    Twitter: @mel_uh_nin / Via Twitter: @mel_uh_nin


    Adulting in 3 words: it’s always something

    Twitter: @chanfrfr / Via Twitter: @chanfrfr



    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. 🙋🏽‍♀️