People Reveal Their Coping Mechanisms for When They Hear Bad News
In their 0-100 series, SoulPancake asks people of all ages to answer life’s biggest questions. In this installment, they ask, “How do you cope with bad news?” People’s answers to how they deal with it are eminently relatable: sulk; cry; hit it head on; wallow for 2 days; make it funny. One 10-year-old says, “I don’t say anything; I just keep it inside and walk away” at 1:17. We’ve all gotten bad news; sometimes it’s a quick shock, and sometimes it’s a sinking awareness. This video lets us know we’re not alone, and gives us all some great coping ideas!