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25 Things You Shouldn't Still Be Doing On Your 25th Birthday

You're an adult now. It's time to start acting like it.

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1. Taking Baths

The only exceptions are baths that involve candles or sexy-times. That's it.
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The only exceptions are baths that involve candles or sexy-times. That's it.

2. Illegally Downloading Stuff Off the Internet

Okay, that one was maybe a little preachy. This person should probably also get off of dial-up internet.
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Okay, that one was maybe a little preachy. This person should probably also get off of dial-up internet.

3. Not Voting

I know it feels like your vote for the next president doesn't count for squat, but what about all those state and local laws where you can ACTUALLY make a difference?
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I know it feels like your vote for the next president doesn't count for squat, but what about all those state and local laws where you can ACTUALLY make a difference?

4. Forgetting Your Loved Ones' Birthdays

Just put it in your calendar already!
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Just put it in your calendar already!

5. Drinking Alcohol from Plastic Bottles

The only thing at the bottom of this bottle is a terrible, terrible hangover.
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The only thing at the bottom of this bottle is a terrible, terrible hangover.

6. Texting Instead of Calling

Give it a try. You'll be amazed what a relief it is to speak to someone on your phone every once in awhile.
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Give it a try. You'll be amazed what a relief it is to speak to someone on your phone every once in awhile.

7. Ignoring Your Car's Check Engine Light

I know, I know: Car repairs are expensive. That's okay! You've got a reasonable job now, and it's time to start actually paying attention to the horse that carries you to and from it every day.

I know, I know: Car repairs are expensive. That's okay! You've got a reasonable job now, and it's time to start actually paying attention to the horse that carries you to and from it every day.

8. Not Taking Out the Garbage When it's Full

Seriously, Oscar, get it together!
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Seriously, Oscar, get it together!

9. Cheating on Your Significant Other

Don't fuck around. Literally. Especially if you're going to end up with a picture-perfect lipstick stain on your face.
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Don't fuck around. Literally. Especially if you're going to end up with a picture-perfect lipstick stain on your face.

10. Not Drinking Enough Water

3 Liters a day. Trust me, it will change your life.
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3 Liters a day. Trust me, it will change your life.

11. Driving Everywhere

I know not every city has great public transportation, but you could at least carpool! As a bonus: you'll have to tone down your lunatic ravings at other drivers.
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I know not every city has great public transportation, but you could at least carpool! As a bonus: you'll have to tone down your lunatic ravings at other drivers.

12. Not Brewing a Fresh Pot of Coffee

It's the least you could do! Karen didn't even get a first cup.
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It's the least you could do! Karen didn't even get a first cup.

13. Jaywalking

Quite possibly the fastest way to spend $600. Or die!
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Quite possibly the fastest way to spend $600. Or die!

14. Not Leaving Voicemails

Regardless of how old you are. If you call me, and don't leave a voicemail, I will punch you.
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Regardless of how old you are. If you call me, and don't leave a voicemail, I will punch you.

15. Parking Illegally

Come on bro, get your car towed! All the cool kids are doing it.
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Come on bro, get your car towed! All the cool kids are doing it.

16. Getting in Fist Fights

Not that you ever should be, but it's honestly time to cut it out if you haven't already.
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Not that you ever should be, but it's honestly time to cut it out if you haven't already.

17. Not Paying Off Your Credit Card

I know you REALLY had to buy that last minute plane ticket to Burma, but your bank account would appreciate it if you'd slow it down a little.
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I know you REALLY had to buy that last minute plane ticket to Burma, but your bank account would appreciate it if you'd slow it down a little.

18. Not Ironing Your Clothes

You look ridiculous! No, using a hair straightener doesn't count.
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You look ridiculous! No, using a hair straightener doesn't count.

19. Showing Up Without RSVP'ing

No, you can't have a plus one! I didn't even know you were going to be here!
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No, you can't have a plus one! I didn't even know you were going to be here!

20. Letting Your Inbox Fill Up

How do you even get to 1593 unread emails?
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How do you even get to 1593 unread emails?

21. Ignoring Your Teeth

Just because you lost one set already doesn't mean you get another...
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Just because you lost one set already doesn't mean you get another...

22. Ignoring Your Financial Future

Say it with me: Compound Interest.
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Say it with me: Compound Interest.

23. Borrowing Things and Not Returning Them

I know you left your phone charger at home, but that doesn't mean you get to take mine home with you too.
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I know you left your phone charger at home, but that doesn't mean you get to take mine home with you too.

24. Lying

If Jim Carrey can do it. So can you!
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If Jim Carrey can do it. So can you!

25. Filing Your Taxes on April 15th

For most of us, taxes aren't THAT hard. We're just procrastinating. If you have a real reason to file late, just get an extension.
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For most of us, taxes aren't THAT hard. We're just procrastinating. If you have a real reason to file late, just get an extension.

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