Living with other people certainly has its benefits. You'll never feel lonely (even if you want to), you'll always have somebody to talk to (even if they don't want to), and you get to share the chores (even though there are usually at least twice as many of them). But as you can see from this hilarious list of roommate pranks compiled by Bored Panda, living with other people can also have its downside. From clowns in the toilet and sharks in the bath to Cling Wrapped beds and gift-wrapped bedrooms, the practical jokes you can find below will remind you that living with people can result in some of the best - or the worst - years of your life. Don't forget to vote!

#1

My Housemate Said He Was Going Out To Buy A Mouse Trap... This Is What He Returned With

My Housemate Said He Was Going Out To Buy A Mouse Trap... This Is What He Returned With

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Hans 2 years ago

Prank you say? Cute I see!

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#2

Left A Romantic Surprise For My Roommate

Left A Romantic Surprise For My Roommate

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Hans 2 years ago

fair enough

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#3

Went To Defrost The Freezer. Seems My Roommate Has Been Having Some Fun

Went To Defrost The Freezer. Seems My Roommate Has Been Having Some Fun

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Hans 2 years ago

Cute!

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#4

Woke Up, Half Asleep, Opened The Door To The Bathroom And My Heart Dropped Down To My Balls. Well Played, Roommate

Woke Up, Half Asleep, Opened The Door To The Bathroom And My Heart Dropped Down To My Balls. Well Played, Roommate

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2 years ago

This is the worst!

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#5

Friends Pranked Me By Converting My Bedroom Into A Utility Closet While I Was Out Of Town

Friends Pranked Me By Converting My Bedroom Into A Utility Closet While I Was Out Of Town

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Hans 2 years ago

Impressive job!

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#6

My Housemate Has To Get Up At 4am For A Train. I'll Just Leave This Snowman Here

My Housemate Has To Get Up At 4am For A Train. I'll Just Leave This Snowman Here

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2 years ago

That's scary!

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#7

My Friend Works At A Movie Theater And Can Take The Cardboard Cutouts. I Have An Irreconcilable Fear Of Sharks. She Decided To Use Her Spare Key Privileges To Terrify Me Beyond Repair

My Friend Works At A Movie Theater And Can Take The Cardboard Cutouts. I Have An Irreconcilable Fear Of Sharks. She Decided To Use Her Spare Key Privileges To Terrify Me Beyond Repair

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Lara B. 2 years ago

When i returned from a home visit once i took my mannequin "Bruce" with me. He is huge and black (no offence). I placed him right behind the entrance door and when my housemate returned in the middle of the night it scared the shit out of him. I woke up from him screaming like a lunatic. For a second i felt really bad but then we laughed both so hard. Good times...

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#8

My Roommate Is A Asshole, After Setting Off Security Alarms At The Doors Of Almost Every Store I Went To For 6 Months I Finally Found This Hidden In My Wallet

My Roommate Is A Asshole, After Setting Off Security Alarms At The Doors Of Almost Every Store I Went To For 6 Months I Finally Found This Hidden In My Wallet

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Lara B. 2 years ago

Hahahahaha. Nothing more awkward than setting off security alarms but setting off every single one must have been so embarrassing :D

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#9

Lost My Keys, Room Mate Offers To Replace Them And I Get These

Lost My Keys, Room Mate Offers To Replace Them And I Get These

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Ágnes Királyházi 2 years ago

I want that unicorn!!!!!!

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#10

My Roommate Went To Australia For A Few Months, So We Walled Off His Room

My Roommate Went To Australia For A Few Months, So We Walled Off His Room

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Hans 2 years ago

Obviously he approved!

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#11

I Told My Roommate He Was Putting The TP On Backwards And Then I Find This

I Told My Roommate He Was Putting The TP On Backwards And Then I Find This

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Lara B. 2 years ago

Genius :D

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#12

My Roommate Is Afraid Of Clowns

My Roommate Is Afraid Of Clowns

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LizzyM 2 years ago

OH SWEET JESUS! I'd pee my pants seeing that. On the upside, since I pees my pants I wont need to use that toilet anymore

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#13

My Roommate's A B*tch. I Thought I Was Being Shot At

My Roommate's A B*tch. I Thought I Was Being Shot At

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Pi... 2 years ago

Lol!!

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#14

I Got A Mannequin. My Roommates Are Going To Love It

I Got A Mannequin. My Roommates Are Going To Love It

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Isabel Tamayo 2 years ago

I'm gonna die if I see this

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#15

My Roommate Gave Me The Rent Money Today

My Roommate Gave Me The Rent Money Today

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2 years ago

That's niceee

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#16

My Roommate's Pranks Are Subtle, But Powerful

My Roommate's Pranks Are Subtle, But Powerful

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Cat on a bike 2 years ago

hell thats mean :)) so much sarcasm so much win

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#17

Made For My Roommate

Made For My Roommate

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Tinka Maruu 2 years ago

Oh snap!

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#18

Just Got This Key Cut For My 6'6", 250 Pound, Black Male Roommate

Just Got This Key Cut For My 6'6", 250 Pound, Black Male Roommate

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Hope Floats 2 years ago

I just hope your "6ft 6..250 pound..black roommate ,has a sense of humour..... For your sake....

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#19

Thought My Roommate Was Bringing A Girl Home Tonight, So Naturally I Did This To His Bedroom

Thought My Roommate Was Bringing A Girl Home Tonight, So Naturally I Did This To His Bedroom

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Hans 2 years ago

The girl: "awwwww, you are so cute!

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#20

A Random Number Sent Me A Pic Of My Roommate Wasted With His Pants Pissed So I Turned It Into A Coffee Cup So He Has To See It Every Day

A Random Number Sent Me A Pic Of My Roommate Wasted With His Pants Pissed So I Turned It Into A Coffee Cup So He Has To See It Every Day

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Lara B. 2 years ago

Nice one.

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#21

Roommate Passed Out Early At A Party

Roommate Passed Out Early At A Party

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Ana-Maria Dan 2 years ago

That is indeed a feat of design and engineering! Props to the roommate for being such a reliable foundation.

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#22

Thanks For The Idea. Roommate Comes Home From Vacation Tomorrow

Thanks For The Idea. Roommate Comes Home From Vacation Tomorrow

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2 years ago

0-0 if they melt 0-0

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#23

My Roommate Is 27 Years Old And This Is How I Find Out We're Out Of Toilet Paper

My Roommate Is 27 Years Old And This Is How I Find Out We're Out Of Toilet Paper

Smartastic Report

2 years ago

haha

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#24

My Roommate Moved Out Five Months Ago; Only Today Did We Discover His "Surprise." After Sending Him A Confused Text, He Replied By Saying "You Found It! My Secret 'Stache'! "

My Roommate Moved Out Five Months Ago; Only Today Did We Discover His "Surprise." After Sending Him A Confused Text, He Replied By Saying "You Found It! My Secret 'Stache'! "

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Steve Bowman 2 years ago

Come on, that's funny.

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#25

This Guy Turns His Roommate’s Mess Into A “passive-Aggressive Art Gallery”

This Guy Turns His Roommate’s Mess Into A “passive-Aggressive Art Gallery”

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2 years ago

that is art :P

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#26

My Roommate Went Away For The Week. He Now Has A Hello Kitty Computer

My Roommate Went Away For The Week. He Now Has A Hello Kitty Computer

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nanashi 2 years ago

this is the opposite of a problem, though.

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#27

Roommates

Roommates

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Mr. Bojangles 2 years ago

It probably took more work to print this off than to do the few dishes in the sink ... but if they were smart and laminated it then it could be used again and again

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#28

Bought A Creepy Mask Recently. Friend Wanted To Borrow It To Scare His Roommate. He Put This Together Before He Left For Spring Break For His Roommate To Find

Bought A Creepy Mask Recently. Friend Wanted To Borrow It To Scare His Roommate. He Put This Together Before He Left For Spring Break For His Roommate To Find

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Connie Moreno 2 years ago

That scared the hell out of me and I'm not even there! LOL

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#29

The Prank War

The Prank War

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2 years ago

The first one is evil

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#30

Live With 2 Girls Who Are Afraid Of Their Own Shadows, Left This In Their Bathroom With The Door Shut

Live With 2 Girls Who Are Afraid Of Their Own Shadows, Left This In Their Bathroom With The Door Shut

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2 years ago

Put some tomato juice around

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#31

Made This Guy Out Of Our Housemates Clothes And Set Him Up In His Bathroom. I've Never Heard A Grown Man Scream So Much

Made This Guy Out Of Our Housemates Clothes And Set Him Up In His Bathroom. I've Never Heard A Grown Man Scream So Much

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Debra Starr Moon 2 years ago

The real prank is the landlord calling that a bathroom.

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#32

My Roommate Is An Asshole

My Roommate Is An Asshole

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Holly Hofmann 2 years ago

More like your roommate is amazing!

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#33

My Roommate Doesn't Realize That I, Too, Can Print To His Wireless Printer

My Roommate Doesn't Realize That I, Too, Can Print To His Wireless Printer

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Angel 2 years ago

HAHA CatFax!!!

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#34

My Roommate Asked Me To Make Signs For Her Garage Sale Tomorrow

My Roommate Asked Me To Make Signs For Her Garage Sale Tomorrow

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Pandykinz 2 years ago

This needs more upvothes!!!!

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#35

So A Housemate Left Without Saying Bye, I Found This In His Room

So A Housemate Left Without Saying Bye, I Found This In His Room

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FABULOUS1 2 years ago

I love Cartman!

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