Let’s Get Real: 21 Things We’re All Just Pretending to Like

Throughout life, we all have our own likes and dislikes, and it’s only natural to have preferences. However, are there things that everyone appears to enjoy but might be hesitant to admit they don’t? A recent internet survey asked, “What’s something that you think people are only pretending to like?” here are the top 21 answers.

Other Peoples Kids

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 “I’ve always treated kids like bears. If I play dead, maybe they’ll leave me alone.”

Being an Influencer

Influencers
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“I guess it’s “better” than a real job in some ways. But I know always having to be “on” all the time gets old fast. I know I would burn out after two months of that.”

The New York Jets

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“As a lifelong Jets fan, this made me LOL.”

Themselves

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“This should be at the top of the list because some folks are truly ugly on the inside and use those insecurities to hurt people.”

Selfies

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“Look what an awesome life I have posted on social media.”

The Gym

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“I’ve been going 3x/a week for a year, without fail. I still hate it.”

Drake

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“I used to hate him but found one good song I like, and now I feel like I can’t say I hate him anymore, so I gotta just shut up if someone talks about him, even though all of his other stuff sucks.”

Fashion

Mens Fashion
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“The latest trends are usually uncomfortable and expensive.”

Social Media

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“It’s a habit/spiral we’re all locked into.”

Their Job

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“I feel like anyone who loves their job is lucky to have Stockholm syndrome.”

Going to The Club

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“If you don’t get drunk is boring. If you don’t get a hook-up, then it’s boring. Everyone pretends to like it, but I’m convinced they hate it.”

The Tik Tok Voiceovers

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“They are simply annoying.”

Sparkling Water

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“To me, it just tastes sour and gross, like someone forgot to add flavor to soda. Every time I try it, I can never finish my glass and always switch to regular water instead.”

Lip Fillers

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According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, lip filler injections have become increasingly popular in recent years, with over 3 million procedures performed in the United States alone in 2020.

Small Talk

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“I feel like most people do it because they think that other people will think they’re rude if they don’t, and not because they actually want to. Completely agree that no one likes that.”

IPAs

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“I didn’t care for them, but now I’ve grown some discontent for them because some places only sell IPAs. Some local restaurants have some bomb ass food and only serve IPAs that makes me angry.”

Pretending Not to Like Pineapple on Pizza

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“How could anyone NOT like pineapple on their pizza? And sweet corn. Yeah that’s right. If you haven’t had ham, pineapple, and sweetcorn on a pizza, then the best part of your life is ahead of you.”

Being Popular on Instagram

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Instagram was launched in October 2010 and reached 1 million registered users in just two months. As of April 2021, the platform has over 1 billion monthly active users, with more than 500 million of them using the app every day.

Getting up Early in The Morning

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“I used to get up early for work and there is a kind of peace in seeing the city less occupied & little traffic. But I find it exhausting overall, not invigorating. I wish it was!”

Bloody Marys

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“People who like Bloody Marys are lying. Cold vodka tomato soup? Come on.”

Bridal Showers

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“I don’t care to dress up, sip lemonade, and watch a friend open up presents we already know she got. We all saw the registry. Why must I always get stuck sitting next to the annoying coworker for 2 hours and looking at her vacation photos.”

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