It’s easy to get caught up in our own problems, but sometimes hearing about the struggles of others can put things into perspective. In this article, we’re shining a light on 15 people whose unlucky circumstances will make you want to reach out and give them a big hug.
1. “Spray tan tears won’t go away.”
2. “I asked for a lovely red-gold color. I got this...I work in a law firm in a client-facing role. Ugh.”
3. “I went outside for an hour on Accutane.”
4. “The way my cup broke”
5. “This order number I got outside of Vatican City”
6. “This teddy bear hospital wall looks like it could be the room of a murderer of toys.”
7. “I thought these were eye drops. Turned out to be mint breath freshener.”
8. 5 mushrooms on this pizza, and only one of them is wild.
9. It’s so confusing.
10. “My waterproof camera sucked in all the water and left me this last image.”
11. “These overheated cans not only exploded simultaneously while I was driving, but they also tore apart the box.”
12. “When did fortunes get so dark?”
13. “Had a feeling I was being watched...”
14. “Was waiting for the game to update, and decided to get on the laptop while I waited...”
15. “I bought a lemon pie for my dad’s birthday and this happened on the way home.”
Please note: This article was updated in January 2023 to correct source material and factual inaccuracies.