This Twitter Account Hilariously Captions Old Paintings And It's Brilliant

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WTF Renaissance is a delightful Twitter account that gives insight into what the people in old paintings might have been thinking.

Michael had specifically asked for a jacket with button detail.

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Michael had specifically asked for a jacket with button detail.

1:10 AM - 10 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

...if they didn't live in the Renaissance, of course.

On behalf of the band, Pam had to break the news to Sarah that she was the 'Ringo'.

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On behalf of the band, Pam had to break the news to Sarah that she was the 'Ringo'.

12:46 PM - 14 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Like the awkwardness of showing up to a party in the same outfit as someone else...

Next time we're invited to a party, we meet up beforehand to discuss what hats we're all wearing. I'm so embarrassed

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Next time we're invited to a party, we meet up beforehand to discuss what hats we're all wearing. I'm so embarrassed

12:33 AM - 10 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Or dem fangirl feels.

Monica just couldn't see how Katniss would ever be able to choose between Peeta and Gale.

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Monica just couldn't see how Katniss would ever be able to choose between Peeta and Gale.

5:30 PM - 10 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The minefield of friendship etiquette...

Pam's friends had noticed the trail of toilet paper stuck to her arse crack, but were too embarrassed to tell her.

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Pam's friends had noticed the trail of toilet paper stuck to her arse crack, but were too embarrassed to tell her.

2:38 PM - 12 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And the importance of breast checks.

Rochelle was dedicated to breast checks, but her insistence on intense and unflinching eye contact was unnerving.

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Rochelle was dedicated to breast checks, but her insistence on intense and unflinching eye contact was unnerving.

8:42 PM - 10 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The true suffering of an Etsy boyfriend...

As Francis patiently modeled for his girlfriend's Etsy store, he reminisced fondly about his bachelor days.

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As Francis patiently modeled for his girlfriend's Etsy store, he reminisced fondly about his bachelor days.

2:08 PM - 10 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And the risks of Craigslist.

Valerie had enthusiastically responded to the Craigslist ad, but now wondered whether this modeling job was legit

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Valerie had enthusiastically responded to the Craigslist ad, but now wondered whether this modeling job was legit

2:23 PM - 10 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And, well...

...then I bark like a dog and you hit me with it again. $250?

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...then I bark like a dog and you hit me with it again. $250?

3:40 PM - 10 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Pray as she might, Isabelle's child remained a mermaid. She would always regret getting drunk and shagging that fish.

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Pray as she might, Isabelle's child remained a mermaid. She would always regret getting drunk and shagging that fish.

10:59 PM - 11 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Viola kept a comprehensive diary of every man she had ever been with.

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Viola kept a comprehensive diary of every man she had ever been with.

12:07 AM - 11 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Can anyone else see that? This some good shit, Dwayne.

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Can anyone else see that?

This some good shit, Dwayne.

11:09 AM - 06 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

When Evelyn had prayed to meet a boy with ringlets and a six-pack, this wasn't what she envisaged.

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When Evelyn had prayed to meet a boy with ringlets and a six-pack, this wasn't what she envisaged.

5:18 PM - 10 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The adults tried to intervene, but hyped up on birthday cake, Rupert wrestled his siblings like a child possessed

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The adults tried to intervene, but hyped up on birthday cake, Rupert wrestled his siblings like a child possessed

10:08 PM - 12 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Even in its earliest incarnation, Batman's costume attracted a lot of criticism regarding the ears.

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Even in its earliest incarnation, Batman's costume attracted a lot of criticism regarding the ears.

1:58 PM - 14 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

You can follow WTF Renaissance on Twitter here, and they're also on Tumblr and Facebook.