17 Times People Misunderstood Something And It Was Legitimately Funny

    "I am in the wrong dorm OMG."

    1. This person who had a different interpretation of "street name":

    2. This person who'd clearly never dealt with car insurance before:

    3. This person who called a child the wrong name for DAYS:

    So I was coaching a basketball camp this week and I asked a kid what his name was and he goes “Weed” and I was like.. ok I guess we’re in Austin so not shocking. Anyway I called this child weed for 3 days. turns out he had a speech impediment and his name is Reid 🙃

    4. This person who thought panthers were a type of lion:

    5. This person who thought a mirror was a picture frame:

    6. This person who didn't understand why people were talking about World War III:

    @billyodonnell12 In my defence I never did history🤷🏻‍♀️ im aware he’s dead which led to my confusion as to how ww3 was happening 🤯

    7. This person who was confused about which dorm room belonged to their child:

    8. This person who mistook the ceiling light for a sun:

    9. This person who didn't understand grammar as well as they thought:

    10. This person who COMPLETELY missed the joke:

    11. This person who completely misunderstood this headline:

    12. This person who thought condoms were made from bearskins:

    13. This person who thought she'd ordered a koala in the mail:

    My girlfriend is currently crying because she thought the $70 she wanted to spend on “adopting” a koala bear from the Australian brush fires was actually going to physically get her a koala bear. Like they would just Fedex that shit to us, and not just her become a sponsor.

    14. This person who thought that the first Monday of deer season was a national holiday:

    My favorite college memory was accidentally skipping class on the first Monday of deer season freshman year because I legitimately thought that was a national holiday that meant no school and didn’t realize I just went to a yeehaw high school

    15. This person who misunderstood the basic rules of math:

    16. This person who thought they were about to be filthy rich:

    17. And finally, this person who said "I love you" to a stranger:

    The elevator doors opened up and a guy walked in the elevator. It was just me and him in there and he said “I love you.” And I’m not rude so I said “I love you too”. He gave me a weird look and pointed at his Bluetooth.

    H/T: r/facepalm