21 Fails That Made Me Pause, Blink, And Wonder Where We Went Wrong As A Society

    So close, but still so far.

    You know the feeling when you see something that's so close to being right, but ends up so, so disastrously wrong? That's what we're talkin' about today, folks! If you enjoy scrolling through these fails, you can find them and a whole bunch more on r/CrappyDesign.

    1. This bank that somehow forgot people have to stand in front of an ATM to use it:

    2. These ominous wedding cookies that certainly could've used a second opinion:

    3. This pie chart that I'm 100% sure doesn't add up:

    4. This path that takes you on the scenic route of the sidewalk:

    5. This car's acronym, which is simultaneously the best- and worst-case scenario:

    6. This phone that's really banking on you not having an emergency right now:

    7. This stocking that was 👌 this close to making a Christmas cat pun:

    In case the text is a little hard to read, it says, "We meowy you a merry Christmas."

    8. This elevator that doesn't quite understand its purpose here:

    9. This puzzling hours of operation sign that's frankly giving me a headache:

    10. This mobile car insurance ad that is an accident waiting to happen:

    11. This Hulk dentistry toy (I already have questions, but okay) that seems to imply Hulk has an extra, hidden layer of jumbo teeth:

    12. The submarine captain in this graphic that is part merman, apparently: 

    13. This bridge that turns into an obstacle course when it rains:

    14. This menu that's charging £1.90 for...air???:

    15. These upgraded refrigerator doors that actually make things 1,000% more difficult:

    16. This lamp that requires another lamp to turn it on:

    17. This ramp that doesn't entirely understand what it's supposed to be doing here:

    18. This gravity-defying game of Connect 4 that is somehow still going on, even though she...connected four already:

    19. This hotel room said, "Sorry, no electricity for you today":

    20. These signs that are practically impastable to read:

    21. And finally, this holiday decor that wishes you a very Merry ✨Asstmchri✨: