11 Things That Go Through ALL Of Our Heads On A Group Text

Hell is a group text.

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You may think group texting is a great way to keep in touch with your friends without the hassle of sending everyone messages individually. But no, you are wrong.

Group texts are their own circle of Hell. They're inconvenient to everyone except the sender, they connect strangers who seriously can't be bothered with one another otherwise, and they're constantly disruptive to people who have other things to do.


You aren't popular or efficient; you're The Worst. If it's not worth sending individual messages to your buddies (copying and pasting is a thing on smartphones, you know), it's not worth a message at all.

And if you're the person who constantly replies all on a group text — or even an email — don't feel too superior. You're The Second Worst because you're still awful.

If you send a group text, please know that this is what we're all thinking. Seriously, we hate you.

1When someone forgets they're on a group text and sends what they think is a private, TMI-filled message.

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2When you realize you just accidentally sh*t-talked someone who's included in your stupid group text, instead of messaging your pal privately:

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3When someone you barely know in a group text starts getting way too curious about your life:

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4Let's be real, THIS is what you want to reply. No matter who it is.

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5Let's be real, part 2: You're never getting anything remotely interesting on a group text. Ever.

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6When you're waiting for a text back from your crush and it turns out to be your cousin's best friend's sister-in-law showing off her stupid nail art:

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7When someone sends a group text that's so long, it has to be broken up into three or more blocks:

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8When you get a reply back from a number you've never seen before:

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9Then people in the group text get cagey when you actually ask them who they are, even though they're the idiots who replied all in the first place:

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10When you have to be extra careful crafting your responses, since you have no clue who the f*ck is actually reading them:

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11When you think you're free six hours later ... and then someone replies yet again.

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