*It’s an issue that is very seldom spoken about publicly. Group texts.
You’ve been a victim. Perhaps you are the perpetrator, sending inquiries to everyone at once for convenience, putting pressure on folks — not just to respond, but to be available for whatever planned outing is being discussed.
“Jimmy Kimmel Live!” on Thursday premiered the trailer for a new fake horror film that addresses the problem. “Scandal” lead Kerry Washington stars as a woman trying to enjoy a night alone when her phone starts lighting up with friends in a group text trying to hammer out plans for the weekend.
When she texts back, “Can’t tonight sorry,” all hell breaks loose.