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11 Things That Are Better Live

Some things you just have to experience live and in person. Get 100% verified tickets for all your favorite live shows from Ticketmaster.

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1. Seeing your friends online:

Ain't no party like an IM party.
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Ain't no party like an IM party.

Seeing your friends in real life:

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"WE RUN THIS TOWN, AND WE'RE GOING TO LIVE FOREVER!"

2. Seeing someone eat a burger on social media:

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"Ugh. Gross. I bet they felt awful after that."

Eating a burger in real life:

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"THE FLAVORS ARE DANCING A PERFECT BALLET ALL ACROSS MY MOUTH!"

3. Your birthday online:

"Well, now I have to spend 30 minutes liking all of these posts on my wall."
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"Well, now I have to spend 30 minutes liking all of these posts on my wall."

Your birthday in real life:

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"EVERYONE LOVES ME AND IT'S AMAZING! IT'S SO AMAZING!"

4. Seeing the sunset online:

"Oh good. Another Instagram sunset. Nice, man."
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"Oh good. Another Instagram sunset. Nice, man."

Seeing the sunset in real life:

"I DON'T CARE IF LOOKING DIRECTLY INTO THE SUN MAKES YOU GO BLIND. I WANT THIS TO BE THE LAST THING I EVER SEE."
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"I DON'T CARE IF LOOKING DIRECTLY INTO THE SUN MAKES YOU GO BLIND. I WANT THIS TO BE THE LAST THING I EVER SEE."

5. Playing DJ on Spotify:

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"The party don't stop till I get tired of doing this alone."

Playing DJ in real life:

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"I AM IN TOTAL CONTROL OF THIS PARTY!"

6. The top of a mountain on social media:

"Great view of ball cap gap on ponytail mountain, lady."
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"Great view of ball cap gap on ponytail mountain, lady."

The top of a mountain in real life:

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"THE ONLY THOUGHT IN MY HEAD IS 'I AM KING OF THE SKY!'"

7. Roller coasters on social media:

"I mean, yeah, I guess that ride looks fun."
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"I mean, yeah, I guess that ride looks fun."

Roller coasters in real life:

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"OH GOD OH GOD OH GOD I LOVE THIS OH GOD OH GOD..."

8. Seeing your favorite celebrity in media:

"She looks like she gained weight. Is she pregnant?"
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"She looks like she gained weight. Is she pregnant?"

Seeing your favorite celebrity in real life:

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"OH GOD OH GOD OH GOD I LOVE HER OH GOD OH GOD..."

9. Pranks on social media:

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Pranks in real life:

10. Driving in video games:

"Sure. It's fun. There's no wind in your hair or anything, but the graphics are pretty good."
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"Sure. It's fun. There's no wind in your hair or anything, but the graphics are pretty good."

Driving in real life:

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"THIS IS PERFECT!"

11. Fireworks on social media:

"I mean, cool. That looks nice."
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"I mean, cool. That looks nice."

Fireworks in real life:

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"WHAT IS THIS AMAZING MAGIC. MY EYES ARE DAZZLED. THIS IS THE BEST DAY EVER. I AM DEAD."

What else can we say? Life is better live. Get 100% verified tickets to your favorite live shows and events from Ticketmaster.