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    17 Of The Most Ridiculous Things People Have Bought While Drunk

    "A life-sized cardboard cutout of the Pope, 10oz of glitter, and 50 bowties."

    We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us some of the strangest drunk purchases they've ever made. Here are the results…

    1. "A DNA test....for my dog. Gotta love drunk purchases."

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    2.

    A cat dressed in a tutu

    3. "Earlier in the day, before I started drinking, I watched a heartbreaking snippet on Facebook about a dying polar bear. It broke my heart. Later that night, we were out for my girlfriend’s birthday, and I had too much tequila. The next morning, she woke up and told me she had a weird email from the World Wildlife Fund. And I had a weird transaction in my bank account also from World Wildlife Fund.

    "I got drunk and adopted her a polar bear. The gift message read, 'Surprise bitch, here’s a polar bear.'"

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    4. "I bought a 12-month Club Penguin membership and some Coachella tickets."

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    5.

    Screen shot from Facebook

    6. "I don’t think I’ll ever shake off the regret I felt upon waking up with a raging hangover, checking my emails, and realising I’d bought almost every portable Minidisc recorder I could find on eBay. Clearly, drunk me gets nostalgic for useless gadgets."

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    7. "A life-sized cardboard cutout of the Pope, 10oz of glitter, and 50 bowties."

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    8.

    A pinata

    9. "I was drunk, and I bought a wholesale box of 100 party wigs from an eBay seller in Hong Kong. I knew I’d bought something because the money had left my account, but I couldn’t remember what I’d done until a month later, and this box arrived filled with cheap party wigs in various colours!"

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    10. "I once drunk ordered a yodelling Pickle and forgot until it showed up at my door. Luckily, I was able to regift it to my nephew."

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    11.

    California raisins

    12. "I woke up after a night out at uni in Manchester and realised myself and two friends had Megabus tickets to Birmingham and entry to Cadbury World for the following day."

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    13. "Once, I was drunk in Heathrow Airport and I went into the Harry Potter merchandise store and bought Voldemort’s wand and tried to put spells on people."

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    14.

    rainbow flask

    15. "After a particularly festive Friday night, my flatmate woke up to find he’d drunkenly ordered a giant bouncy castle. For £3,000. We lived on the fourth floor."

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    16. "A life-sized cutout of John Cena. My roommates and I put him at the bottom of our staircase so he can keep guard."

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    17.

    Facebook status

    Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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