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Updated on Sep 12, 2020. Posted on Sep 3, 2020

17 "Against All Odds" Photos That Are Just So Fun To Look At

Someone up there has a sense of humor, that's for sure!

Sure, everyday life often seems pretty boring and mundane, but it's important to remember that awe-inspiring and totally out of the ordinary things actually happen all the time!


For example...

1. What were the odds that this sunlight would perfectly match up with the colors on the stove knobs?

The sun shining through my fish tank aligned perfectly on each knob from mildlyinteresting

2. That this woman would walk by a car that perfectly matched her outfit?

Rare Volkswagen harlequin golf that perfectly matched my gfs pants from nevertellmetheodds

3. Or that someone would throw an axe and have it stick on the board by its...handle?

Went axe throwing today, somehow I embedded it handle first. from nevertellmetheodds

4. And how cool is it that this woman's reflection made it look like she was sitting in the chair inside?

Sat on a bench outside an office and noticed my reflection in the window perfectly fit in the chair from mildlyinteresting

5. How incredible is it that Homer's head looks like it was specifically designed for this person's front door?

The Homer Simpson in my welcome mat fits the floor tile perfectly. from mildlyinteresting

6. Speaking of incredible, how is this person's hair forming a number?

Uber driver hair formed a perfect 25. from mildlyinteresting

7. How did this number end up on this piece of corn?

There was a perfect number 8 cooked into my corn somehow. from mildlyinteresting

8. And how did that one piece of cereal have a number on it?

My cereal is numbered. from mildlyinteresting

9. Can you believe there was a piece of driftwood out there just going about its business looking like a dragon?

I found a piece of driftwood that looks like a dragon's head. from mildlyinteresting

10. Or that this cactus somehow grew on the side of a freaking wall?

This cactus growing out of the side of an overpass wall somehow. (Dallas, TX) from mildlyinteresting

11. I, for one, can't help but be amazed at how these giant boulders fell down a hill and landed exactly on the sides of this (lucky) house?

This house in Norway where a 89-year old woman lived was in the direct path of a rockslide in 2004. Somehow the two largest boulders deviated just enough from their paths to narrowly miss her house, on each their side! She was inside, sleeping at the time. from nevertellmetheodds

12. Less amazing, but still "wow"-inducing — how did this person's spilled water turn into a near-perfect map of the USA?

I kicked over my glass of water and it looks oddly like america from mildlyinteresting

13. And how exactly did this happen in this dryer?

A towel somehow wrapped up everything in my laundry and made a perfectly flat surface at the bottom of my washer. from mildlyinteresting

14. How did this oddly shaped cheese and oddly shaped bread find each other?

My oddly shaped cheese fits on my oddly shaped bread. from mildlyinteresting

15. And how did this hourglass jam?

This hourglass somehow jammed from mildlyinteresting

16. Can you believe this penny made its way into circulation?

This penny missed the press half way but somehow made it into circulation from mildlyinteresting

17. And lastly, what are the odds the colors on this street would end up so dang beautiful?

Found a street that is oddly symmetrical with its colors. from mildlyinteresting

I know, right, kitty?

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