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    21 Times Reality And Your Expectations Were In Totally Different Places

    This is why I have trust issues.

    1. EXPECTATION: Not to change the meaning entirely.

    This patch I ordered off amazon... from ExpectationVsReality

    2. EXPECTATION: Not to be pepperoni-rolled.

    are you kidding me from ExpectationVsReality

    3. EXPECTATION: Less pajama, more costume.

    My friend bought this costume online and I’ve been laughing all day from ExpectationVsReality

    4. EXPECTATION: Not to look like a freaking candle.

    My girlfriend spent $100 to get me a White Claw cake for my birthday. She was less than pleased with the result. from ExpectationVsReality

    5. EXPECTATION: Not to ask, "Where's the beef?"

    A Texas sized disappointment from ExpectationVsReality

    6. EXPECTATION: Non–horror film chickens.

    These things never work out, do they? from ExpectationVsReality

    7. EXPECTATION: Not to get ham and cheesed off.

    These sly, sly bastards... from ExpectationVsReality

    8. EXPECTATION: To have a face, just to have a face.

    Well then from ExpectationVsReality

    9. EXPECTATION: Maybe a little effort.

    I paid 8 dollars for this at the cinemas... from ExpectationVsReality

    10. EXPECTATION: Fewer fish crackers.

    This mac n cheese I ordered for delivery from ExpectationVsReality

    11. EXPECTATION: To be scary, not scary bad.

    I bought this Night King mask on eBay from ExpectationVsReality

    12. EXPECTATION: More broccoli, way more broccoli.

    A single tiny piece of broccoli. from ExpectationVsReality

    13. EXPECTATION: Beans, not butts.

    I tried to make “Coffee Bean Cookies” but they just look like butts from ExpectationVsReality

    14. EXPECTATION: Cheese fries, not cheese and fries.

    Cheese fries from Buffalo Wild Wings - Original Photo by u/Nocab_ from ExpectationVsReality

    15. EXPECTATION: Not to lose your appetite before breaking the seal.

    tasty from ExpectationVsReality

    16. EXPECTATION: Growing carrots would involve more...carrot.

    I tried growing carrots from ExpectationVsReality

    17. EXPECTATION: About 88% more red.

    Picked a watermelon by myself for the first time from ExpectationVsReality

    18. EXPECTATION: Not to look like a sad clown/The Joker.

    Let's just say I was pretty excited for my Genie face mask, until I put it on.. from ExpectationVsReality

    19. EXPECTATION: Not to need a magnifying glass.

    The noodles are like 5cm long :'( from ExpectationVsReality

    20. EXPECTATION: To express his excitement for vinyl...but not THAT much excitement.

    When r/ExpectationsVsReality and r/MildlyPenis collide. from ExpectationVsReality

    But don't despair! Because not everything disappoints. Some things actually EXCEED expectations.

    21. EXPECTATION: Not to be the thickest and most glorious ice cream cookie ever made!

    This Chipwhich from ExpectationVsReality

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