Why People Become Cynics: I Want Buzzfeed to Like Me!

Nobody admits this was the reason they became cynical. But whether people admit it or not, it’s the driving force behind many cynics–peer pressure.

The pressure doesn’t have to come from friends or professors. It can also come from “the culture” at large. Everything from TV to Twitter to the Salon articles that cool girl in your psych class posted on Facebook.

It’s easy to see why peer pressure can turn people into cynics:

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