An incorrect space - or the lack of an appropriate one - between words and letters can make or break even the most eloquent of texts. Sometimes it happens because of human error. Other times it's down to the "kerning" settings on your computer. Kerning is the process of spacing, and some computer typefaces do this automatically while others don't do it at all.


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Spaces might technically be invisible, but their power is no less great because of this. And there's no better way to demonstrate their power than with this hilarious list of spacing fails. Compiled by Bored Panda, the pictures below will hopefully remind you of how damaging - and how funny - incorrect spacing can be. Don't forget to vote for the best!

#1 Something Might Be Off About The Kerning

Something Might Be Off About The Kerning

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Amanda Panda 10 months ago

A must read for the guys who send you unwanted d*ck pics via text

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#3 I'm Sorry, What's Broken?

I'm Sorry, What's Broken?

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Kjorn 10 months ago

this one is for the womans

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#4 My Math Teacher Also Taught Us The Importance Of Kerning

My Math Teacher Also Taught Us The Importance Of Kerning

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Kjorn 10 months ago

asking my kids: what did you do at school today: kids: tomorrow we will do anal in class

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#6 Maybe They Should Pick A Different Font Next Time

Maybe They Should Pick A Different Font Next Time

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Amanda Panda 10 months ago

9 ladies dancing, 8 maids a milking, 7 swans a swimming, 6 geese a laying ... fiiiiiiive golden rings....

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#8 What Style Of Massage Is This?

What Style Of Massage Is This?

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Vanessa 10 months ago

there is clearly a space between THE and RAPIST

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#9 Spacing Is Important

Spacing Is Important

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Kjorn 10 months ago

Jenner's kindergarden

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#10 Erm? No Thanks...

Erm? No Thanks...

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ashley ducote 10 months ago

Sir, we're going to need bigger dicks.

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#11 A Traditional Barber Shop

A Traditional Barber Shop

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Amanda Panda 10 months ago

That's definitely not where you'd want the scissors *blink blink*

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#12 Badly Misspelled Name

Badly Misspelled Name

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Amanda Panda 10 months ago

I mean, this is Starbucks, so this is to be expected

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#13 Space Bar, You Had One Job

Space Bar, You Had One Job

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Superluminal1 10 months ago

...but my bald penis looks just fine.

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#14 Sign Above The Megaflicks Store

Sign Above The Megaflicks Store

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Roselientje 10 months ago

I read megaflicks the first time without reading the sentence above the picture

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#15 Bull Titan Us

Bull Titan Us

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Sarah Silverstone 10 months ago

I googled it. It's actually the correct name of a store in China.

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