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Don't Laugh Yet, But Here Are 18 Of The Funniest, Most Tragic Fails Of The Decade

"Please tell me you're not in someone else's dorm."

1. When teens were trying to mimic Kylie Jenner's fuller lips.

i screwed up. #kyliejennerchallenge #uhoh 😷

In 2015, people started noticing that Kylie Jenner's lips were suddenly more plump, so they attempted to recreate them by sucking the inside of a shot glass. The challenge was called the #KylieJennerChallenge.

2. When this mom ordered her daughter a shirt that came with a very obscene message on it.

Kelsey Dawn Williamson

Earlier this year, a mom from Benton, Illinois ordered for her 3-year-old daughter a shirt from a Chinese retailer. The shirt arrived with an additional design element that wasn't originally advertised on its site – "FUCK THE POLICE."

3. When this mom texted instructions to a cake decorator, asking for a "blonde girl," but her phone autocorrected it to a "blind girl," so that is what she got.

My mum ordered a cake for my sisters bd n asked for a blond girl on top but it autocorrected to blind n we got this

It happened to Emily Seggie's mom in 2015. Seggie told BuzzFeed, "My mum's friend baked the cake and my mum at last minute texted her to ask for a blonde girl on top.

4. When this student failed her assignment because her professor said Australia wasn't a country.

Ashley Arnold

In 2018, Ashley Arnold was completing an online sociology degree with Southern New Hampshire University and was required to complete a project outline comparing a social norm in the US with one in another country. For her "norm" Ashley picked social media use and for her country she chose Australia. But, she failed because her professor said Australia wasn't a country. (Fun fact: IT IS A COUNTRY.)

5. When this mom made "1" cookies for her son's first birthday, but they came out looking like something else.

Jen / BuzzFeed

In 2017, a New Jersey mom named Jen made the cookies shown above. Jen told BuzzFeed that when her husband walked in and saw them he told her they don't look like "1s" and he couldn't unsee it.

6. When this boyfriend sent his mom this picture of his girlfriend...but there were ropes attached to his headboard.

In 2017, Maison Vallance took a photo of his girlfriend Meghan and sent it to his mom. Maison thought she looked pretty, so he posted it on Twitter. People quickly started noticing the ropes in the background. Maison told BuzzFeed his mom never noticed, but planned to tell her about the incident.

7. When this boyfriend accidentally brought his girlfriend a vegetable instead of flowers.

My boyfriend brought me this thinking it was a flower but it's lettuce 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

In 2017, Jamarcus Guillory thought he was surprising his girlfriend Jailyn Hernandez with flowers. Turns out he got her lettuce.

8. When this girl wore a Mentos bikini in a bathtub full of Diet Coke.

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In 2015, Davison from the YouTube channel Sexperimental LOLPervs decided to wear a bikini covered in Mentos and get in a tub of Diet Coke to see if the mints would create fizzy madness. But...nothing happened.

9. When this mom tried to surprise her daughter with a college visit and took a selfie in the wrong dorm in the wrong bed.

McKenna Pilling

In 2016, McKenna Pilling's mom tried to surprise by sending her a selfie of herself in what she thought was McKenna's bed in her dorm room. Her mom was in the wrong room and it was hilarious.

10. When this mom accidentally got her daughter a pot-themed birthday cake instead of Moana-themed one.

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Earlier this year, 25-year-old Kensli Taylor Davis received this birthday cake after the cake decorator misheard “Moana” as “marijuana.”

11. And when this mom accidentally got her daughter a cake that said, "Happy birthday, loser."

Melin Jones / BuzzFeed

Also earlier this year, a cake decorator at Walmart misheard Melin Jones' instructions to write "Happy birthday, Lizard" on her daughter's second birthday cake. (Melin's daughter's name is Liz, but her nickname is Lizard.)

12. When Kylie Jenner had this unfortunate cleavage contouring fail.

David M. Benett

In 2015, Kylie had a Kontouring Krisis on the red carpet promoting British skin care brand Nip+Fab and her cleavage mishap was obviously caught on camera.

13. When Starbucks customers posted photos of their matcha pink drink fails.

14. When this dad sent his daughter to daycare without a shirt.

Brooke Hawley-Basso

In 2016, Brooke Hawley-Basso's husband dressed the couple's daughter for daycare one day – without a shirt. When Brooke picked her daughter up that day, she texted her husband about the mistake and people on the internet loved it.

15. When this girl's mom bought her a shirt with an orgy on it.


In 2016, a girl named Katie received this shirt from her mom who thought it had a ~cool~ design. Apparently, her mom didn't look closely at the pattern.

16. When this mom accidentally packed alcohol in her underage daughter's lunch.

so my mom packed me a four loko for lunch ...

In 2016, Mckenzie Strange was a 17-year-old high school junior from Georgia who received a Four Loko in her packed lunch. Her mom thought it was an energy drink.

17. When this mom got her son a Spongebob cake after her asked for a minion one.

Isaac Banda

In 2016, Isaac told BuzzFeed that he "likes minions...A LOT" and requested his mom get him a minion cake for his birthday. But, there was a hilarious miscommunication and Spongebob was the result.

18. And when Ariana Grande's tattoo said "BBQ Grill" In Japanese Instead Of "7 Rings."

Ariana Grande

Earlier this year, Ariana posted her tattoo on social media and people quickly pointed out that the tattoo should have read: 七つの指輪.

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