Rewind·Posted on Nov 17, 2021Millennials Are Calling Out "Toxic" Gen Z Trends, And My Jaw Has Officially Hit The Floor"Gen Z needs to stop romanticizing everything."by Liz RichardsonBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Gen Z might be known for roasting millennials and baby boomers, but the internet has a lot to say when it comes to Gen Z culture. So here are just some "toxic" Gen Z things people are calling out: 1. Apparently, believing a lot of things they see online: 🎅🏻 婷婷 | tingting @cinnabunbimbo gen z making fun of their parents for believing everything they see on facebook when they do the exact same shit just with different form of social media 😭 03:14 AM - 22 May 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @cinnabunbimbo 2. Dating like this: Mika 🤟🏻 @LeetongMikaela The dating culture in gen z sucks. Don’t feel like it’s working? Ghost. Wanna meet? Swipe right. Need to say smthng uncomfy? Text. Bored? Fubu WE DESERVE REAL LIFE CONNECTION. 06:19 PM - 06 Feb 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @LeetongMikaela 3. Taking a lot from AAVE (African American Vernacular English) and calling it "Gen Z slang": layla @laymagdalene i don’t understand when white gen z say that aave is “gen z language” when ja’bria and the rest of them kids in those videos y’all like so much speak like that when they’re 5. you 18 and just learning about the word “finna.” y’all are not the same. 06:09 PM - 12 Jun 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @laymagdalene 4. Being preoccupied with what millennials are doing: Lil Debbie @L1LDebbie I heard Gen Z is making fun of millennials on TIKTOK for wearing skinny jeans. You just found out what Jordan’s are. Let’s all just calm down. 11:01 PM - 05 Feb 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @L1LDebbie 5. ...especially when millennials invented a lot of their favorite things: mac @MacDoesIt Not gen z making fun of millennials on apps created by millennials 11:16 PM - 21 Feb 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @MacDoesIt 6. Stealing things from others: Adam Tyler (RED TV DAY) @adamtyIer gen z has no personality they just steal everyone else’s 08:50 PM - 19 Jan 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @adamtyIer 7. Romanticizing everything: bee🎄 @whoscountingrep okay but why do we (gen z ) make everything a fucking aesthetic, like I just saw a lawyer aesthetic video that glamorizes the life of a lawyer, y'all realize that being a lawyer isn't just ✨old libraries, and ✨a fancy outfit 12:41 AM - 23 Apr 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @whoscountingrep 8. ...including mental illness: dot @valsmantis gen z loves to romanticize mental illness until it’s the ugly side of mental illness and it’s fucking gross honestly 04:15 AM - 10 May 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @valsmantis 9. ...and social justice issues: mikayla HAS WON AT LIFE @spideykayla this gen z revolution thing is being very much romanticised. it’s not quirky or fun to have to protest for basic human rights. it’s horrifying to realise you live in a country where the gov doesn’t give a toss about you. there are literal genocides happening. stop using these- 11:22 PM - 03 Nov 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @spideykayla 10. Thinking millennials care what they think: a medium, but for alive people @femmina my thing with "Gen Z thinks these Millennial styles/behaviors/whatever aren't cool!!" is that I don't fucking care 07:59 PM - 07 Feb 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @femmina 11. Thinking everyone is old: Jordan A. Hayles @MR_STiXX Gen Z needs to stop calling folks in their 30s and 40s old. 06:02 AM - 13 Aug 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @MR_STiXX 12. Advocating for mental health but...: ﾟ✧* ◡̈ fay @faytheday @mlnchlyhill @tubbirfess most of gen z be like “mental health is important” but then ✨b u l l y i n g ✨ 12:40 AM - 07 Oct 2020 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @faytheday 13. Being aggressive: 🍁 @Hibzster how is Gen Z aggressive yet hypersensitive at the same time? 06:33 PM - 18 Feb 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @Hibzster 14. Always being on their phones: Jayson Rogue the god @jaysonrogue Millennials hanging out VS Gen Z hanging out. 03:04 AM - 19 Feb 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @jaysonrogue / Shutterstock 15. And finally, coming up with dangerous trends: Alexis London @darealalexis_ @last__lane @bacardichaserss @obviousluca @P0SITIONZ Who’s gonna tell her that gen z “edginess” is eating tide pods 10:35 PM - 01 Nov 2021 Reply Retweet Favorite Twitter: @darealalexis_ YIKES. Do you agree with these? Let us know in the comments below.