19 Cringeworthy Texts From People Who Were Desperate To Prove How Smart They Are

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Vote up the text message conversations that made you cringe.

Sometimes certain types of people are desperate to prove how smart they are, and regardless if that's true or not, the pseudo-intellectualism that often accompanies conversations with these individuals can be frustrating. From chiding people for using acronyms while texting to thinking that consuming certain types of media is an indicator of intelligence, here are some of the worst offenders. Enjoy!


  • 1. Nice

    Nice
    Photo: u/Sklts / Reddit
  • 2. Oof

    Oof
    Photo: u/Alerdy / Reddit
  • 3. Very Mature

    Very Mature
    Photo: A Former Redditor / Reddit
  • 4. Laughing Out Loud

    Laughing Out Loud
    Photo: u/Ejaekaterina / Reddit
  • 5. Just Saying

    Just Saying
    Photo: u/aidan0157 / Reddit
  • 6. Oh Okay

    Oh Okay
    Photo: u/Mcleaferbutbest / Reddit