Art aficionados like to pretend that there's a very specific and complex science behind interpreting paintings. But as these humorous tweets reveal, the hidden messages are often pretty obvious, not to mention pretty funny!


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These modern interpretations of centuries-old paintings come courtesy of Medieval Reactions, a wryly funny Twitter account that's making people smile with its contemporary take on traditional artwork. And as you can see, it appears that the observations and dilemmas faced by our ancestors aren't that much different to those of today! Don't forget to vote for your favorite!

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psychiclemon 10 months ago

I lost it when I saw the flower

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Tyrone 10 months ago

So many Wendy Williams

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Pieter Markey 10 months ago

"And bring me a bottle of water and 13 wine glasses"

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Luis Milian 10 months ago

when you need 3 steps to catch a pokemon.

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Savdat02 10 months ago

God where did you find that picture of me?

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Luis Milian 10 months ago

when Jesus had already made dinner reservation you were left out.

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Laura Ingles. 10 months ago

I think many of our elderly are feeling this way.....

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Yvonne Bernal 10 months ago

I've heard of the head of a man, body of a goat; but this head of a man, balls of a bull is a totally new concept!

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Luis Milian 10 months ago

when you want a sugar daddy but he into Viagra

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Hans 10 months ago

When reading Twillight, Fifty shades of Grey etc. and realizing that even after 1/3 of the book it does not get any better.

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Yvonne Bernal 10 months ago

This painter had nothing to paint, so he painted life true to form!

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Marie-Eve Langlois 10 months ago

Is he holding an erotic bag?

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Hans 10 months ago

Or the final result of a strict vegan diet.

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Henry Hugh 10 months ago

....I have this gut feeling....

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Hans 10 months ago

Lady gaga?

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Lonely Dragon 10 months ago

Where'd his penis go??

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Joey Acedia 10 months ago

Or...daddy with baby alone at home

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Aline Batista 10 months ago

And thats how you never gonna get another from her.

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Paola Turati 10 months ago

Isn't this Econ 101?? (The guy in the back)

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