Before Louis Daguerre, people saw something funny and probably thought to themselves, "Boy, I sure wish that [insert name] was here to see this!" Now, almost 150 years later, smartphones let us capture funny placement fails like these, which might have gone undocumented otherwise. Happen to be in the right place at the right time? Instagram it!

Have you managed to capture something similar with your phone or camera? Add your picture to the list, or vote on your favorite below!

#1

Is This The Best Coincidence Ever Or What?

Is This The Best Coincidence Ever Or What?

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Rism
Community Member
6 years ago

That would be true! Consider there are many ongoing wars til now

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#2

I'd Like To Make A Withdrawal Please

I'd Like To Make A Withdrawal Please

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DianePeters
Community Member
6 years ago

Driver probably works there.

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#3

Funny Coincidence

Funny Coincidence

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AdrianaKollarova
Community Member
6 years ago

These trucks are NEVER EVER GETTING BACK TOGETHER :D (yeah i stole it from somewhere)

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#4

Right Place, Right Time

Right Place, Right Time

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lemonhead
Community Member
6 years ago

Cookie monster is life!

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#5

Damn Liars

Damn Liars

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GraceInRainbows
Community Member
6 years ago

no, you don't...

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#6

Baby Sure Does

Baby Sure Does

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llbuccola
Community Member
6 years ago

More like "Get your diapers and the wine you'll need for after!"

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#7

Camouflaged Shoes At The Discount Store Today

Camouflaged Shoes At The Discount Store Today

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llbuccola
Community Member
6 years ago

The bows just make this.

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#8

Lick It Up

Lick It Up

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TomStafford
Community Member
6 years ago

Kiss likes icecream

#9

Coincidence? I Think Not

Coincidence? I Think Not

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JonathanHadida
Community Member
6 years ago

This one is excellent ^^

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#10

This Is My Car And My Neighbor's Car

This Is My Car And My Neighbor's Car

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LiminHuang
Community Member
6 years ago

Sweden!

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#11

Ad Placement Win

Ad Placement Win

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YolopopTai
Community Member
6 years ago

hair looks like Lucius Malfoy's...

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#12

Danger! Ufo Abduction!

Danger! Ufo Abduction!

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RobynScott
Community Member
6 years ago

Does anyone actually walk like that?

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#13

Czechairlines or Czech Hair Lines?

Czechairlines or Czech Hair Lines?

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DominikBílek
Community Member
6 years ago

This one is good! :D

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#14

Kitekat Cat Jesus

Kitekat Cat Jesus

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Mambojumbo
Community Member
6 years ago

haha the banner says something like "Boris' love in March is boundless, if his food is excellent!" (it supposed to rhyme)

#15

Well, That’s Unfortunate

Well, That’s Unfortunate

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MayaAladdin
Community Member
6 years ago

Lol.. Friday 13th

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#16

Well That's Shitty Ad Placement

Well That's Shitty Ad Placement

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BarbaraConover
Community Member
6 years ago

Thank heavens I didnt see this driving - cracked up.

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#17

Not So Smart Name Placement

Not So Smart Name Placement

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Martin
Community Member
6 years ago

...and they smell like crayons

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#18

Only When It Gets In Your Eyes

Only When It Gets In Your Eyes

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MarianneNielsen
Community Member
6 years ago

How do you know?

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#19

Spearmint Rhino Gentlemen’s Club Vs. Where’s Daddy?

Spearmint Rhino Gentlemen’s Club Vs. Where’s Daddy?

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ParkaMan
Community Member
6 years ago

LOL

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#20

Poor Choice Of Ad Placement

Poor Choice Of Ad Placement

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lemonhead
Community Member
6 years ago

Well I guess that person(s) to it a little too seriously

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#21

My Game Of Thrones Library

My Game Of Thrones Library

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Kindred
Community Member
6 years ago

Marius is correct, I don't know why so many people down voted his comment. The book series is called A Song of Ice and Fire...not Game of Thrones.

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#22

Advertising Placement Fail

Advertising Placement Fail

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TinyDynamine
Community Member
6 years ago

Her facial expression made me laugh!

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#23

Ad Placements Gone Wrong

Ad Placements Gone Wrong

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Claire Murray
Community Member
2 months ago

Errm, well I mean

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#24

Taxi Door Handle Fail

Taxi Door Handle Fail

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ParkaMan
Community Member
6 years ago

xD hahahahahaha

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#25

Movie Poster Gone Wrong

Movie Poster Gone Wrong

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RinatsuChan
Community Member
6 years ago

It's actually gone right omg :D

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#26

This Happened To My Friend By Coincidence Yesterday

This Happened To My Friend By Coincidence Yesterday

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MaryFrank
Community Member
6 years ago

The pose and the exact same smile too! LOL!

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#27

Flood.

Flood.

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JosephPensak
Community Member
5 years ago

The Beautiful Brown Danube.

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#28

A Small Clarification

A Small Clarification

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Rism
Community Member
6 years ago

I love vintage stores :3

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#29

Ad Placement Win

Ad Placement Win

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AlinGeorge
Community Member
6 years ago

LMAO

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#30

Coincidence?

Coincidence?

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A Rose Among Thorns
Community Member
3 years ago

I don't get this one...

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#31

Accident Or Brotherly Rivarly

Accident Or Brotherly Rivarly

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GayleWayland
Community Member
6 years ago

Super!

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#32

I Guess That's A Good Motto

I Guess That's A Good Motto

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Cuddlefish
Community Member
6 years ago

Haha XD

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#33

Went To Get My Coffee This Morning, Came Back To A Crazy Coincidence

Went To Get My Coffee This Morning, Came Back To A Crazy Coincidence

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SarahMarkCleverley
Community Member
6 years ago

Well it's hardly a thing you see everyday , I think it's good.

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#34

No Relation, We Swear

No Relation, We Swear

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Claire De la Lune
Community Member
7 months ago

I think I know where they're heading 👀

#35

Clever Building Placement

Clever Building Placement

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SarahMarkCleverley
Community Member
6 years ago

Love how the arrow on the y even points that way

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#36

Conveniently Located Pussy Cat

Conveniently Located Pussy Cat

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JosephPensak
Community Member
5 years ago

Stay classy, Hungary.

#37

Coincidence

Coincidence

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Night
Community Member
5 years ago

yes, yes you did sign

#38

Not Sure If Good Or Bad Ad Placement

Not Sure If Good Or Bad Ad Placement

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GayleWayland
Community Member
6 years ago

What? She loves cucumber salad!

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#39

Accident Or Planned?

Accident Or Planned?

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GayleWayland
Community Member
6 years ago

I see what you did there...

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#40

Perfect Cd Placement

Perfect Cd Placement

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AllMonkeyBizz
Community Member
6 years ago

All mans dreams, ruined

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#41

Unfortunate Wheel Placement

Unfortunate Wheel Placement

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Danielle Wigger
Community Member
11 months ago

im speechless... O-O

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#42

Maybe Not The Best Idea To Have A Red Flower Down There

Maybe Not The Best Idea To Have A Red Flower Down There

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TinyDynamine
Community Member
6 years ago

Oh man! How could she not have known!

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#43

Just A Coincidence, Right?

Just A Coincidence, Right?

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RachalMcIntyre
Community Member
6 years ago

lol LOVE IT!

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#44

Ad Placement Game

Ad Placement Game

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TomStafford
Community Member
6 years ago

Don't get it

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#45

The World Is Too Small For Coincidence

The World Is Too Small For Coincidence

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LeopardHorse56
Community Member
6 years ago

I love the stolen poster's reward......

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#46

Knitwear & Socks

Knitwear & Socks

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Sophie Whitbread
Community Member
2 months ago

Beautiful.

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#47

Perfect Placement

Perfect Placement

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ParkaMan
Community Member
6 years ago

xD

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#48

Nestle Dumpster Fail

Nestle Dumpster Fail

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Elaena Stemann
Community Member
5 years ago

How's it taste? :D

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#49

Coincidence?

Coincidence?

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ParkaMan
Community Member
6 years ago

xD LOL

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#50

Excellent Placement

Excellent Placement

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ViktorPenc
Community Member
6 years ago

Protect your neck, because they aren't nothing to mess with.

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#51

Right Place, Right Time

Right Place, Right Time

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Aimee Turner
Community Member
3 years ago

it took me ages to see it. i was looking at the septic truck.

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#52

I Doubt This Was A Coincidence

I Doubt This Was A Coincidence

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gedwards1
Community Member
5 years ago

and neatly trimmed bushes in the foreground.........

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#53

Billboard Fail

Billboard Fail

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Winter
Community Member
2 years ago

OH SO 8 of meh clasemates will die from that?

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#54

This Guys Folded Bicycle Makes Him Look Like He's Sitting In A Wheel Chair Whilst On The Tram

This Guys Folded Bicycle Makes Him Look Like He's Sitting In A Wheel Chair Whilst On The Tram

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WongAiggie
Community Member
6 years ago

Where can I get these folded bicycle?

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#55

Slide Up

Slide Up

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RobynScott
Community Member
6 years ago

Is that the accident porn?

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#56

Perfect Ad Placement

Perfect Ad Placement

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TinyDynamine
Community Member
6 years ago

Better quality than anything you'd get at McD's.

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#57

Wut? Lol

Wut? Lol

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Elaena Stemann
Community Member
5 years ago

Wut, WUT? OH LOL

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#58

How Could They Not Park Next To Each Other?

How Could They Not Park Next To Each Other?

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BoredBunnies
Community Member
4 years ago

Donn, they were both in Vermont...

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#59

Go Very Slow - You Might Have An Accident Porn

Go Very Slow - You Might Have An Accident Porn

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Christian Claydon
Community Member
1 year ago

Huh? i dont get dis....?

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#60

Coincidence? I Think Not

Coincidence? I Think Not

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Community Member
11 months ago

Bhahahahahahahahahahah NO

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#61

Walking Dead Billboard Next To Funeral Home

Walking Dead Billboard Next To Funeral Home

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#62

Do It Sherlock, Pull The Trigger

Do It Sherlock, Pull The Trigger

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MadisonLiddell
Community Member
6 years ago

Do it and all will thank you!!!

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#63

A Little Strategic Placement From Walmart

A Little Strategic Placement From Walmart

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Larkyn Blue
Community Member
1 year ago

i dont get it...

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#64

Coincidence?

Coincidence?

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Hufflepuff girl
Community Member
10 months ago

I think not!

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#65

Found These Next To Each Other In A Thrift Store

Found These Next To Each Other In A Thrift Store

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KittyBuns
Community Member
5 years ago

Rose floats.

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#66

Clever Product Placement At My Local Grocery Store

Clever Product Placement At My Local Grocery Store

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JosephPensak
Community Member
5 years ago

Better product placement-Kaopectate. There are offerings from Taco Bell there.

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#67

I'm Not Gonna Let The Man's Literature Dictate My Life

I'm Not Gonna Let The Man's Literature Dictate My Life

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Mittens
Community Member
5 years ago

(Who took the photo, then?)

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#68

Really, George?

Really, George?

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qrkozbjl
Community Member
5 years ago

Valar Dohaeris

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#69

Ad Placement Fail

Ad Placement Fail

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Entity A001UT
Community Member
3 years ago

The picture is #69. This can't possibly be a coincidence!

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#70

Saw This Driving In Michigan, Perfect Timing

Saw This Driving In Michigan, Perfect Timing

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JasminkaTanner
Community Member
6 years ago

I don't get it

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#71

Keep It Nice And Clean! Anal Car Wash.

Keep It Nice And Clean! Anal Car Wash.

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Prep To Lose
Community Member
11 months ago

It's happy hour too....

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#72

Found My Car's Sister

Found My Car's Sister