Remember that miserable moment when you told a joke only to hear crickets chirping? Believe it or not, some people have it even worse. That's right, Bored Panda has got some condolence for you. We have compiled a list of the times people didn't get the joke so hard, they themselves became the joke, and it will soothe your self-conscious soul. Some of these folks probably want to appear smarter than they are, while others likely just need to train their sense of humor. Nevertheless, it's kinda impossible to go through the hilarious entries without cringing. Scroll down to check out the fun before I spoil everything and upvote your favorites!