When you see a fortune cookie, it's not the cookie you're craving, it's the fortune. I mean, there are plenty of baked desserts but how many of them can reveal your future? Or the lack of it? Some of these messages, however, are so surprising, they catch people completely off-guard. Bored Panda has compiled a list of some of the funniest phrases ever found in fortune cookies to prove that Confucius isn't behind all of them.


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From rude insults to questionable dares, the people who discovered these messages definitely had a hard time swallowing them. Scroll down to read the hilarious list and upvote your favorite entries!

#1 He Sat And Watched Me Eat Chinese Take-Out For Half An Hour. Then This Happened

He Sat And Watched Me Eat Chinese Take-Out For Half An Hour. Then This Happened

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Bunnies4Zwin 8 months ago

This is no coincidence. Give the fluffy pooch food

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#2 Definitely The Scariest Fortune Cookie I've Ever Gotten

Definitely The Scariest Fortune Cookie I've Ever Gotten

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#3 Didn't Expect My Fortune Cookie To Be So Insightful

Didn't Expect My Fortune Cookie To Be So Insightful

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Daria Zotova 8 months ago

How accurate *sigh*

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#4 Best Fortune I Have Ever Got In A Fortune Cookie

Best Fortune I Have Ever Got In A Fortune Cookie

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Muhammad Cisco Zulfikar 8 months ago

Free from the shell

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#5 Fortune Cookie

Fortune Cookie

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SnowyLynx 8 months ago

Wow

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#6 My Wife And I Received Matching Fortunes At Dinner This Evening

My Wife And I Received Matching Fortunes At Dinner This Evening

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Shruti Naik 8 months ago

this is a lovely coincidence!

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#7 My Ironic Fortune Cookie

My Ironic Fortune Cookie

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Neeraj Jha 8 months ago

The humor with this fortune cookie is too damn high! xD

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#8 My Coworker Just Came Back From Sick Leave; He Had A Heart Attack. To Celebrate We Went For Chinese. These Were In His Fortune Cookie

My Coworker Just Came Back From Sick Leave; He Had A Heart Attack. To Celebrate We Went For Chinese. These Were In His Fortune Cookie

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UniversalMel 8 months ago

Nope nope nope NOPE

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#9 Take That Big Step

Take That Big Step

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Terror from Beyond Space 8 months ago

Go ahead and get the complete stormtrooper costume.

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#10 My Wife's And My Fortune Cookies. Hers Is On Top

My Wife's And My Fortune Cookies. Hers Is On Top

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John L 8 months ago

And since none of the 'lucky numbers' even match, it may be time for him to hire a private investigator. :D

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