Locking yourself inside your home to help flatten the coronavirus curve provides people with so much free time, they take up new hobbies. Imgur user yuyufan43, for example, started browsing Facebook ads. But not the ones that pop up in your feed. They've been looking at what people are selling on the site. And the more they were scrolling, the funnier it got.
After coming across such gems as an "original ball and chain" from the 1800s and super creepy "doll art", yuyufan43 decided to compile the most ridiculous ads and share them with the Internet. Thank you, my lord.
I Actually Did Message The Chick About This. I Want It. And I Want It Bad
A recent study discovered that quarantine can have a huge effect on a person's mental health, resulting in a range of concerns from anxiety and anger to sleep disturbances, depression, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). In fact, earlier studies of quarantined patients of SARS, a previous coronavirus outbreak in 2003, also found that people under lockdown had suffered PTSD.
This Is Just One Of Many Different Sections Of This Person’s Clown House
Recognizing the problem, the World Health Organization (WHO) released guidance on how people can protect their mental health during these difficult times.
“Be empathetic to all those who are affected, in and from any country”, the WHO highlights, warning against singling out anyone who has or had the virus. “The sudden and near-constant stream of news reports about an outbreak can cause anyone to feel worried”, said the WHO. “Get the facts; not the rumors and misinformation.”
This One Is Legit My Favorite Thing On Earth Right Now. Just That Happy Little Grin While It’s All Torn Apart On The Machine That Could Put It Back Together. It’s Irony. It’s Poetic. It’s Art... Or It’s Not. Probably Not
After you're calm and collected and finished scrolling this funny list, fire up our post People In Quarantine Finally Have The Time For Cool Projects, And Here Are 32 Of The Most Creative Ones. It should give you some ideas on how to spend your extra free time!