Bad news is bad. Obviously. But sometimes bad news can be unintentionally hilarious.


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Take a look at these brilliant newspaper and magazine fails for example. Compiled by Bored Panda, the list serves as a helpful reminder of why something as simple as a layout could turn even the saddest stories into something you can't help but laugh about. After all, who puts a picture of a dog beside a headline relating to a violent sex offender? Or a picture of a man grilling meat beside a headline about dead cats? Either these publications have a twisted sense of humor, or they need to make their interviews harder when hiring for a layout editor...

#1 I Found This In My Country's Newspaper. Bad Ad Placement

I Found This In My Country's Newspaper. Bad Ad Placement

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Cody Eriksen 1 month ago

That almost looks intentional

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#2 Why You Should Never Put A Bald Guy On The Cover Of Your Paper

Why You Should Never Put A Bald Guy On The Cover Of Your Paper

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Amanda Panda 1 month ago

It's just the tip....

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#3 Pooh's On A Rampage

Pooh's On A Rampage

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Vicky Skelton 1 month ago

Knew they could not be trusted!

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#4 If You Edit A Magazine Called 'Where', You Really Ought To Be More Careful With Your Layout

If You Edit A Magazine Called 'Where', You Really Ought To Be More Careful With Your Layout

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Rèdiño - - 1 month ago

But the 'e' she is covering with her head seems more round that the last e.

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#5 Tombstoning Example

Tombstoning Example

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over opinionated 1 month ago

He lures you with his cuteness and then he'll get you

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#6 Tombstoning Example

Tombstoning Example

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over opinionated 1 month ago

Not what I'd do but to each their own...

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#7 Oops

Oops

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Hans 1 month ago

Classic!

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#8 Oh George, You Sly Dog

Oh George, You Sly Dog

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Hans 1 month ago

Another way to save it woukd have been preferrable

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#9 Unfortunate

Unfortunate

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Aks Shah 1 month ago

It about the vacation not the guy screaming

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#10 Shameless Health Trick

Shameless Health Trick

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Amanda Panda 1 month ago

That's some pretty shitty placement

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#11 I Can Make You Thin

I Can Make You Thin

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SapphireDolphin10 1 month ago

Doesn't anyone review these things!?!

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#12 Cookin' Up Cats

Cookin' Up Cats

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•_• 1 month ago

35 kitten bodies?! :(

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#13 This Was In The News Paper Yesterday

This Was In The News Paper Yesterday

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#14 Layout Fail

Layout Fail

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Antonia 1 month ago

Omg.. This is just.. Omg

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#15 Poorly Placed Ad

Poorly Placed Ad

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Jolene Elizabeth Moss 1 month ago

Oh my, I'm sorry. I couldn't help but giggle a little at this one.

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