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19 Things That Need To Be Kicked To The Curb In 2024. Are You Ready To Let Go?

From habits to trends, certain things need to be retired. A user asked the forum, “What needs to die out in 2024?” Here are the top responses. 

INCREASED COST OF LIVING 

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“Ridiculous cost of living.”

BED BUGS 

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“Bedbugs. Those creatures deserve no mercy.”

LAYOFFS

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“Layoffs while CEO (Chief Executive Officers) get paid 300x the average employee and still get a raise 5x the % of the average employee as well.”

SUBSCRIPTION SERVICES 

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“Subscription services, but they won’t. They’ll keep replacing single upfront purchases. It’s a shame.”

COOKIES IN THE WEBSITES

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“‘Accept all cookies’ is the only option.”

ADVERTISEMENTS 

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“Pumping in more and more advertisements into everything, even premium/paid monthly subscriptions/streaming. Sports are taking longer and longer due to more advertisements. More advertisements are being injected into everything.”

LYING POLITICIANS 

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“Politicians being able to lie with impunity.”

TUMOR CELLS 

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“The tumor cells in every cancer patient.”

PHONE SPEAKERS IN PUBLIC 

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“People who use their phone speakers in public.”

TIPPING CULTURE 

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“Tipping for any little thing. I got arrested last Monday; after they cuffed me, I almost forgot to tip them for their services.”

LACK OF COMMON SENSE 

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“The inability of people to have common sense and be kind to one another.”

FILMING EVERYTHING 

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“Filming everything. Filming at the gym. Playing phone speakers out loud in public. Price gouging. Rent hikes. Stagnated wages.”

INFLATION 

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“Inflation has been hammered into my makeup as a human being through many experiences beginning in the 1970s, proving that inflation is the average person’s greatest enemy besides health issues. There is no other thing that touches a person’s life so significantly.”

EVERYTHING BEING CROPPED 

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“Everything is cropped. Jesus Christ, I hate cropped things. If I find a cute shirt, it’s cropped, but a cute jacket? It’s cropped. Cute sweater? It’s cropped. I don’t care if people wear it, but it’s everywhere.”

SHRINKFLATION 

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“Shrinkflation. The price of goods goes up. However, they get physically smaller.”

GREED 

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“Greed is the main reason for many bad things currently happening on our planet.”

GENDER REVEAL PARTIES 

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“Gender reveal parties where they start forest fires just to announce their unborn child’s gender like seriously, just send a text to everyone saying ‘it’s a boy/girl.'”

SPORTS BETTING 

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“Sports betting or at least the advertisement blitz. My state has just allowed sports betting in the past couple of years. Let me tell you, I have never seen a non-substance addiction hit a state so hard. A lot of people I know are gambling people with an addiction who don’t want to admit it. It’s only getting worse, too.”

SOCIAL MEDIA CHALLENGES 

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“Social media ‘challenges’ to break the law or hurt people.”

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What if I told you that there are a staggering number of widely accepted ‘facts’ that are, in fact, demonstrably false?. Read more.

The 14 Biggest Problems With Religion, According to People. Do You Think So Too?

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Like anything else in this world, each one of us has a different opinion about religion in our eyes. What’s your single most-concerning issue? Find out here.

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What’s something different that you find attractive? It could be as simple as a cute dimple or a special smile, or it could be something. Read more.

16 Things You Get Judged For, Did You Know?

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Public behavior often shapes others’ perceptions. It is crucial to avoid disturbing others in public spaces. Read about things you can get judged for.

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This article was originally published on Mrs. Daaku Studio.