The cosplay community is positively thriving these days. Cosplay costumes that were once reserved for fringe nerds and geeks have now become gloriously mainstream.

People put a whole lot of effort and passion into their costume ideas, spending vast sums of money and time to get their cosplay characters just right, down to the finest detail. That's not the case with these folks and their cool costumes, however.

What we’ve got here are people who aced their famous character cosplay without even realizing it. Compiled in a list by Bored Panda, these coincidental cosplays and funny accidents are often even better than the real thing! Scroll down to check these funny photos out below, and don’t forget to upvote your favorites!

#1

I'm Going To Hell But She Looks Like The Grandmother From Tweety, Right??

I'm Going To Hell But She Looks Like The Grandmother From Tweety, Right??

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Mont
Community Member
3 years ago

Not going to hell. Not for this at least. She looks 100% like Tweety's grandmother.

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#2

Albert Einstein Drives A Cab In New York City

Albert Einstein Drives A Cab In New York City

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Steve Bowman
Community Member
3 years ago

Not for long if he drives facing backwards.

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#3

Professor Snape! I Had No Idea You Actually Faked Your Death And Started Working For Muggle Airlines

Professor Snape! I Had No Idea You Actually Faked Your Death And Started Working For Muggle Airlines

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Melissa D
Community Member
3 years ago

Wow! He really looks like Alan rickman

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#4

I Was So Tempted To Ask Him Where His Minions Were

I Was So Tempted To Ask Him Where His Minions Were

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Kevin Donegan
Community Member
3 years ago

Depending on your age, you may see two different well known characters. 2000' Gru of the minions. 1970's Uncle Fester of the Addams Family. I first saw Uncle Fester.

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#5

This Man Looks Like Carl From Up

This Man Looks Like Carl From Up

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Tamara Laney
Community Member
3 years ago

Give that man a balloon!

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#6

Linguini From Ratatouille

Linguini From Ratatouille

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Tamara Laney
Community Member
3 years ago

OMG He really is! Tooo adorable!!!

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#7

When Your Christmas Outfit Looks Like A Starfleet Uniform

When Your Christmas Outfit Looks Like A Starfleet Uniform

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Tamara Laney
Community Member
3 years ago

I was told there would be Tribbles. These are not Tribbles!

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#8

My Bus Driver Looks Almost Exactly Like Walter White From Breaking Bad

My Bus Driver Looks Almost Exactly Like Walter White From Breaking Bad

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Hiten Sangani
Community Member
3 years ago

I'm the one who parka

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#9

My Friend's Septic Tank Looks Like Rafiki From Lion King

My Friend's Septic Tank Looks Like Rafiki From Lion King

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Alusair Alustriel
Community Member
3 years ago

Lurking in the shadows.

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#10

Truly Impressive Obi-Wan Kenobi Cosplay

Truly Impressive Obi-Wan Kenobi Cosplay

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Monty Is Fiennes
Community Member
3 years ago

The best....

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#11

Accidental Snow White Cosplay

Accidental Snow White Cosplay

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just a thought!
Community Member
3 years ago

The Poisoned Tomato lies just above his head 😂😂

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#12

This Truck Carrying Rolls Of Plastic Looks Like Cookie Monster

This Truck Carrying Rolls Of Plastic Looks Like Cookie Monster

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Black Dahlia
Community Member
3 years ago

Cookie Monster has boobs.

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#13

Daughter Was Cold After Karate Class = Accidental Jedi

Daughter Was Cold After Karate Class = Accidental Jedi

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Steve Bowman
Community Member
3 years ago

After karate class? The force is strong with this one.

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#14

Mario And Peach, Their Later Years

Mario And Peach, Their Later Years

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Harry Plopper
Community Member
3 years ago

When they discover that there's more to life than eating random mushrooms off the ground

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#15

Looks Like He's Still Pretty Upset About The Failure Of His Theme Park

Looks Like He's Still Pretty Upset About The Failure Of His Theme Park

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Michka Shoitan
Community Member
3 years ago

Scientist guy from Jurassic Park!

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#16

People At The Party Thought We "Looked Like Twilight"

People At The Party Thought We "Looked Like Twilight"

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Hari Onago
Community Member
3 years ago

Nah, the girl is smiling too much to bear a resemblance with Kristen Stewart.

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#17

This Man Is Inadvertently Dressed As A Minion

This Man Is Inadvertently Dressed As A Minion

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Tamara Laney
Community Member
3 years ago

Banana!!!

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#18

This Frozen Pond Looks Like Pacman

This Frozen Pond Looks Like Pacman

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Elijah Morris
Community Member
3 years ago

he breaths black fire

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#19

She Is Going To Kill Bill

She Is Going To Kill Bill

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boredhuman
Community Member
3 years ago

After the car accident, better take the bus to kill bill

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#20

You Know That Feeling When You're Watching 30 Rock And You Realize You're Dressed Exactly Like Liz Lemon? No? Just Me Then?

You Know That Feeling When You're Watching 30 Rock And You Realize You're Dressed Exactly Like Liz Lemon? No? Just Me Then?

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Tamara Laney
Community Member
3 years ago

Holy Comoly! You look so much like her!

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#21

This Sink Faucet Looks Like The Squirrel From Ice Age

This Sink Faucet Looks Like The Squirrel From Ice Age

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Jenn
Community Member
3 years ago

scrat!

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#22

Who Wore It Better?

Who Wore It Better?

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Tamara Laney
Community Member
3 years ago

Gotta go with the penguin, because penguins mate for life...and Danny Devito makes a mean Limoncello.

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#23

R2D2 Vacuum

R2D2 Vacuum

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Snorlax I Choose You
Community Member
3 years ago

R2D2 on meth

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#24

This Teacher That Looks Like Khal Drogo

This Teacher That Looks Like Khal Drogo

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Monica Jfk
Community Member
3 years ago

Whoa, so handsome

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#25

This Shopping Bag Holder Looks Like Jar-Jar Binks

This Shopping Bag Holder Looks Like Jar-Jar Binks

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Lodogg 3323
Community Member
3 years ago

Yousa wan paper or plasteel?

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#26

Looks Like Sam Didn't Make The Cut At The Citadel

Looks Like Sam Didn't Make The Cut At The Citadel

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Marika Stanway
Community Member
3 years ago

Are you sure that this is not actually him?!

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#27

Accidental X-Men Cosplay

Accidental X-Men Cosplay

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Monty Is Fiennes
Community Member
3 years ago

Hilarious.....

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#28

This 'Close Door' Button Looks Like Kenny From South Park

This 'Close Door' Button Looks Like Kenny From South Park

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Lodogg 3323
Community Member
3 years ago

Oh my god, they killed Kenny!!! You bastards!!!

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#29

Someone At Work Pointed This Out To Me. Can't Un-See. Now Embarrassed

Someone At Work Pointed This Out To Me. Can't Un-See. Now Embarrassed

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Daria B
Community Member
3 years ago

Don't be embarrassed. That's a thing to be proud of! ♥

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#30

Jonny Bravo

Jonny Bravo

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OBPanda
Community Member
3 years ago

Brah. Do you even lift?

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#31

My Daughter's Winter Jacket Makes Her Look Like Kenny From South Park

My Daughter's Winter Jacket Makes Her Look Like Kenny From South Park

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Tamara Laney
Community Member
3 years ago

Oh my God--they Didn't kill Kenny!

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#32

My Wife's Potato Looks Like Admiral Ackbar

My Wife's Potato Looks Like Admiral Ackbar

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Emmanuel Machani
Community Member
3 years ago

Wife's potato?

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#33

When You Accidentally Pull Off A Chun-Li Cosplay

When You Accidentally Pull Off A Chun-Li Cosplay

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Hari Onago
Community Member
3 years ago

This woman did not skip leg day.

Rainbow screen
Community Member
3 years ago

Leg week*

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Connie Martin
Community Member
3 years ago

Nothing about this looks accidental.

Mimis Nachbarin
Community Member
3 years ago

This is Natascha Encinosa. A fitness model, known for her striking resemblance to Chun.Li. So I doubt this picture is accidental. But nevertheless it is VERY impressive. These legs...

Priscilla Winslow
Community Member
3 years ago

I'll bet she has a hell of a time buying pants.

Qwel Tahek
Community Member
3 years ago

This is intentional cosplay :)

Diego Valdivia
Community Member
3 years ago

Who is she!!??!?!!?!

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Tiari
Community Member
3 years ago

Impressive thighs, respect!

Steve Bowman
Community Member
3 years ago

Whoa!

Juliet Jimenez
Community Member
3 years ago

Somehow I don't think this was an accident....

Juliet Jimenez
Community Member
3 years ago

Somehow I don't think this was an accident ...

Risa Lovee
Community Member
3 years ago

Strong legs! :D

gannem
Community Member
3 years ago

strong legs ♥

Sophie Swann
Community Member
3 years ago

dem thick thighs tho

Ben Smith
Community Member
3 years ago

Yum.

Maunty
Community Member
3 years ago

she pretty

Amy John
Community Member
3 years ago

Thunder thighs, the other side of humanity

John Bennick
Community Member
3 years ago

She could pinch my head off with those thighs. ("Death! Where is thy sting?")

Marnee DeRider
Community Member
3 years ago

Is this what the kids are wearing to weddings now!? I am now officially old.

Kristin Connon
Community Member
3 years ago

I'd type a witty comment, but she could totally kick my ass. You look beautiful, girl!

Mak_the_Deputy
Community Member
3 years ago

Holy crap!! Wish my legs can look like this one day <3

Hawk
Community Member
3 years ago

Who would even wear that?

Mixedupste
Community Member
3 years ago

her clearly, because she can pull it off! (no pun intended)

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UniversalMel
Community Member
3 years ago

Dem legzzzz

Community Member
3 years ago

Dem legs

Drew Meunier
Community Member
3 years ago

Impressive!

Nancy A Clark
Community Member
3 years ago

Who wears a dress with slits up to your waist and thinks it looks classy?

Nancy A Clark
Community Member
3 years ago

Tacky dress and it makes her look just like the game/cartoon character!

Connie Stone
Community Member
3 years ago

Ugly woman, ugly legs

Jenny Lorenz
Community Member
3 years ago

This is no way, no how accidental

Fern Baptista
Community Member
3 years ago

This was no accident...

Donut_Addiction
Community Member
3 years ago

Those legs

Eliyahu Rooff
Community Member
3 years ago

Great legs!

BusLady
Community Member
3 years ago

Wow. She must be a weight trainer

André Ceratti da Rocha
Community Member
3 years ago

If you want to know, her name is Natascha Encinosa, and she is f* beautiful

Grégoire Saint-Loup
Community Member
3 years ago

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No thank you I'm not gay

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Belle Clark
Community Member
3 years ago

Who get's their legs to look like that!?

Tracy Skye-Meli
Community Member
3 years ago

SWOLE! She's got legs for days.

Maybe Pai Mei
Community Member
3 years ago

No pantie line ?

Kerri Russ
Community Member
3 years ago

Hard to have a panty line with no panties. :-)

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FreakCowHybrid
Community Member
3 years ago

THE SHOEZZZ... love it!!!

Kimberly Anne
Community Member
3 years ago

Unintentional Cosplay...... Intentional Photoshop.

Marilyn Holt
Community Member
3 years ago

That does not look accidental.

Linda Gulley
Community Member
3 years ago

Forgot her underwear, too. Needs to sew up those awful tears in the front of her skirt. Too small for her, maybe.

Sarmite Kraukle
Community Member
3 years ago

She has a bad dress sense. Everything is too much and looks unpleasant.

Anxious Monster
Community Member
3 years ago

Hope her legs are photoshopped..

Kiahna
Community Member
3 years ago

Why? Her legs are awesome.

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Grégoire Saint-Loup
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3 years ago

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Please hide those ugly legs. There are childrens here 😁

Kiki
Community Member
3 years ago

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This is why I say that those women with big butts are fake. Any kind of exercise you do that exercises your glutes also would exercise your thighs, so you'd end up with Hulk thighs by the time your butt got as big as Nicki Minaj's.

Grégoire Saint-Loup
Community Member
3 years ago

Big asses are fat not meat!

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#34

It's A Very Real Linda Belcher From Bob's Burgers

It's A Very Real Linda Belcher From Bob's Burgers

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Doc Thissen
Community Member
3 years ago

What would make this perfect would be a flower shop in the window called The Petal File.

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#35

Lens Flare In This Photo Looks Like Eric Cartman

Lens Flare In This Photo Looks Like Eric Cartman

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Jef Bateman
Community Member
3 years ago

It's a sign!

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#36

When Your Tutor Is A Jedi Knight

When Your Tutor Is A Jedi Knight

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Samantha Robinson
Community Member
3 years ago

*Raises hand* Teacher, when are we going to have the debate on who shot first?

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#37

My Mom And Dad Face Swap Looks Like Dave Grohl

My Mom And Dad Face Swap Looks Like Dave Grohl

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Hawk
Community Member
3 years ago

The smile shows it all

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#38

This Slice Of Ham Looks Like Jabba The Hutt

This Slice Of Ham Looks Like Jabba The Hutt

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Andrew Gibb
Community Member
3 years ago

I wonder if there is a frozen HAM SOLO as well...

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#39

A Facebook Friend Of Mine Looks Like The Mailman From Rick And Morty

A Facebook Friend Of Mine Looks Like The Mailman From Rick And Morty

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Nacho Cotelo
Community Member
3 years ago

My maaan!

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#40

My Binoculars Look Like Wall-E's Eyes

My Binoculars Look Like Wall-E's Eyes

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Neeraj Jha
Community Member
3 years ago

I have said this before.. I am saying this again.. That. Was. The. Whole. Point.

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#41

My Friend's Dog Looks Like Falkor From "The Neverending Story"

My Friend's Dog Looks Like Falkor From "The Neverending Story"

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Andrew Gibb
Community Member
3 years ago

Falkor: I like children. Atreyu: [nervously] For breakfast?

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#42

Dyed My Hair Blue And Realized I'm Dressed Just Like Sadness From Disney's Inside Out

Dyed My Hair Blue And Realized I'm Dressed Just Like Sadness From Disney's Inside Out

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Christie Beaver
Community Member
3 years ago

Too cute for sadness

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#43

My Power Washer Looks Like Mike Wazowski

My Power Washer Looks Like Mike Wazowski

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Jenn
Community Member
3 years ago

that cannot be unseen! i want this!!

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#44

Accidental The Life Aquatic Cosplay

Accidental The Life Aquatic Cosplay

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Elise Mon
Community Member
3 years ago

40 years after

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#45

Accidental Top Gun Cosplay

Accidental Top Gun Cosplay

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Dara
Community Member
3 years ago

I just loved the joke HAHAHAHAHA

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#46

This Man Looks Like Cartman

This Man Looks Like Cartman

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MagicalUnicorn
Community Member
3 years ago

i'm so happy somebody still reads books instead of being glued to phone :)

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#47

This Strawberry I Found Looks Like Mario

This Strawberry I Found Looks Like Mario

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JoDel Flores
Community Member
3 years ago

Its'sa me ,Mario!!!

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#48

This Duck Looks Like Darth Maul

This Duck Looks Like Darth Maul

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Tamara Laney
Community Member
3 years ago

That's a Muscovy duck & they are very freaky looking. They have a comb that raises up & down and have a very scary croaking sound.

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#49

It Wasn’t Until He Went To The Bathroom At Work That A Friend Of Mine Realised He Was Dressed Like Peter Griffin

It Wasn’t Until He Went To The Bathroom At Work That A Friend Of Mine Realised He Was Dressed Like Peter Griffin

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Francis Burns
Community Member
3 years ago

"A friend of mine..."

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#50

I Look Strikingly Similar To A 90s Cartoon Character Daria Right Now

I Look Strikingly Similar To A 90s Cartoon Character Daria Right Now

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JoDel Flores
Community Member
3 years ago

As a sarcastic pessimistic myself I almost smiled at this

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#51

My Dad Looks Just Like This Magic The Gathering Card

My Dad Looks Just Like This Magic The Gathering Card

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Kimberly Robinson
Community Member
3 years ago

You discovered his secret identity! I think he might spend a few weeks in December as Santa, as well.

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#52

We Have Another Accidental Cosplay Of Nigel Thornberry On Our Hands

We Have Another Accidental Cosplay Of Nigel Thornberry On Our Hands

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3ke
Community Member
3 years ago

But can he do the voice?

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#53

Today I Realized I'm Henry From Firewatch

Today I Realized I'm Henry From Firewatch

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Daniel Sipes
Community Member
3 years ago

Luv firewatch! Such a good game.

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#54

Today My Workmate Accidentally Came To Work Dressed As Captain Kirk

Today My Workmate Accidentally Came To Work Dressed As Captain Kirk

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Jef Bateman
Community Member
3 years ago

I know that show is pretty old, but those costumes still look cool. Maybe they got the future right after all.

#55

Accidental Cosplay?

Accidental Cosplay?

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Lavinator
Community Member
3 years ago

Creepy!

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#56

Thought I Looked Cute As Hell Today And My Boyfriend Told Me I Look Like Pinhead Larry

Thought I Looked Cute As Hell Today And My Boyfriend Told Me I Look Like Pinhead Larry

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Steve Bowman
Community Member
3 years ago

No, you don't. (Look like pinhead Larry, that is.)

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#57

She Stole My Look

She Stole My Look

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Andrew Gibb
Community Member
3 years ago

so you wanna build a snowman?

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#58

This Building Looks Like Calculon From Futurama

This Building Looks Like Calculon From Futurama

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Tony Alonzo
Community Member
3 years ago

Dramatic.......................................................................................PAUSE!

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#59

My Professors Shadow Looks Like Lord Farquaad

My Professors Shadow Looks Like Lord Farquaad