Significant others can indeed be a blessing, making life so much easier and happier. However, in the case of these straightforwardly stupid and childish, yet funny partners - this is not always true. Boyfriends who mistake pistachio nut shells for seashells as a gift for a girlfriend, lock their padlock keys together with the padlock or even make a sandwich with the plastic wrapper still on cheese. These anecdotes are only a part of a long list of good-for-nothing partners, that goes from funny to hilarious.

If you can relate to anything on this list, then I'm sorry to break it to you, but you have a boyfriend who's probably an idiot. However, don't despair, as you will see from these funny boyfriend quotes and pictures compiled by Bored Panda, it is not you alone who suffers from a discouraging partner. Someone who suffers from short-time memory loss, bouts of stupidity, selective hearing problems or even slowly turning into a meme. From funny boyfriends who think World War One started on 9/11 to girlfriends bearing dog cookies as gifts for their boyfriends, this collection of epic partner fails will make you realize that there's always somebody dumber than you. Don't forget to vote for the funniest boyfriend memes!

#1

Present From A Cat

Present From A Cat

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John L
Community Member
4 years ago

Well, at least you know where she picked up her lack of imagination, right?

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#2

Very Wholesome Intentions

Very Wholesome Intentions

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
4 years ago

LOL just give him an A for effort, he tried!

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#3

So My Girlfriend Didn't Want To Lose The Keys To Her Lock

So My Girlfriend Didn't Want To Lose The Keys To Her Lock

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
4 years ago

Wow ... just .... wow

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#4

Moon And Sun

Moon And Sun

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Jespren Ray
Community Member
4 years ago

2nd grade??? Isn't this more of a 3 year old thing?

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#5

I Told My Boyfriend I Wasn't Feeling Well And Asked Him To Buy A Thermometer On His Way Home From Work

I Told My Boyfriend I Wasn't Feeling Well And Asked Him To Buy A Thermometer On His Way Home From Work

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Sreejith
Community Member
4 years ago

"hi dear, meet the thermometer"

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#6

My Girlfriend Just Asked What The "No" On This Switch Meant

My Girlfriend Just Asked What The "No" On This Switch Meant

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
4 years ago

*facepalm*

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#7

I Asked My Wife To Bring My Basement Shoes To Me. She Said "The Opaads?"

I Asked My Wife To Bring My Basement Shoes To Me. She Said "The Opaads?"

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summare
Community Member
4 years ago

Seems legit to me

Joyce Sherwood
Community Member
4 years ago

Makes as much sense as "basement shoes!"

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Brenda Olano
Community Member
4 years ago

Omg! I think I laughed more that I should have at this x'D

Илья Берляев
Community Member
4 years ago

A nice touch is that the name is IN PLURAL! How convenient! xD

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Kat Fuka
Community Member
4 years ago

If my husband wore speedo shoes around the house I'd have to rename them too.

John L
Community Member
4 years ago

Yep! They're the ones! :D

Mayra Blu
Community Member
4 years ago

Doesnt make her an idiot! Its kinda cute

Anthony Canepa
Community Member
4 years ago

cute in a stupid way

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LizzyM
Community Member
4 years ago

You have basement shoes... 🤔

Mery Bon
Community Member
4 years ago

hahahah good point

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Crochet Rox
Community Member
4 years ago

I snorted and scared the cat lol

Kjorn
Community Member
4 years ago

sound norwegian :-)

Echo
Community Member
4 years ago

Well if they were made in China that is probably what it says on the box.

Tammi Cole
Community Member
4 years ago

Honest mistake lol!

Will Lee
Community Member
4 years ago

Mine asked what the 710 cap on the engine was.

Panda Man
Community Member
4 years ago

Since when does speedo make shoes?

Bridget Smith
Community Member
4 years ago

Since people have been wearing water shoes

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Mark Kelly
Community Member
4 years ago

I like my ekin shoes

LizzyM
Community Member
4 years ago

I preser sadida

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Marysia Jawłowska
Community Member
4 years ago

I don't think not knowing a brand makes you an idiot. It may just mean she doesn't pay attention to things that aren't important, if anything I would say her brain have better filters than most people.

Paul K. Johnson
Community Member
4 years ago

A girlfriend and I were living in Florida. We were going to North Carolina. When we got to the Interstate there was a sign that said, "North - Atlanta / South - Miami". She asked, "Which way?"

Kira Thesloth
Community Member
4 years ago

When my ex moved to Texas from Virginia he ended up in Florida....he was pretty, but boy was he dumb!!!

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Cam Voutilainen
Community Member
4 years ago

Once I looked through my dad's mail and wondered why on earth he had gotten a pamphlet saying 'south' in Dutch ('suid') - took me as few seconds to realize it was a pamphlet for a "pins"-bonus card.

Annabell
Community Member
4 years ago

Ahahhhaaha 😂😂

K Archie
Community Member
2 years ago

Never seen a diving event ever.

Raymond Martin
Community Member
3 years ago

6 is 9 stuff, again.

Gillian Black
Community Member
4 years ago

looks about right to me

Jean Van Eeden
Community Member
4 years ago

Don't laugh.... So chose you afterall

Mindy Keys
Community Member
4 years ago

But only one of them is an opaads. Everyone can see that. These aren't even a proper pair of shoes. Gosh.

Emmy Funke
Community Member
4 years ago

Eh, I could have done that....

Mary Kavanagh
Community Member
4 years ago

Actually that's quite good!

Tony Le
Community Member
4 years ago

never seen it that way til now !

Melissa Kuskowski
Community Member
4 years ago

Lol

Felype Rennan
Community Member
4 years ago

Just like Jade laptop

Ursula Nomore
Community Member
4 years ago

Reminds me of the "SNSV" laptop sold on leboncoin 😆 (ASUS actually)

Barbara Baxendale
Community Member
4 years ago

What's wrong with that ?

Eric Trahan
Community Member
4 years ago

I like her already

Maria Persson
Community Member
4 years ago

Well if you dont know the brand..?

endelbendel
Community Member
4 years ago

She has been too busy - have a heart. Help her to slow down.

Monica Siciliano
Community Member
4 years ago

oh god....

J Browne
Community Member
4 years ago

Actually I think it's clever. It's how the person wearing them reads it. Also it reminds me of what we thought the words to the Pledge Of Allegiance were i.e.: "...With liver tea and just us four, all. And to the republic for witches' dance I led the pidgeons to the flag..."

David Blue
Community Member
4 years ago

How is this silly? If you do not know the brand how are you to know the name. Kinda like not giving a person a proper education and then insulting them. Should not the deficit be attributed to the one who did not teach?

Qotita Sol
Community Member
4 years ago

Because Speedo is a really well-known brand? And because the logo would be upside down if it were "Opaads"?

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Sondre Strøm Linde
Community Member
4 years ago

I do think this is more of an honest mistake than being an idiot. But it is funny.

Šimon Špaček
Community Member
4 years ago

What is her computer, dy?

Anne Wild
Community Member
4 years ago

I like this one. You can't blame her for not knowing a brand. I heard about this brand, but never seen any of their product I know of.

BoredBunny
Community Member
4 years ago

If you look at it upside-down it does read: speedO. Now turn that upside-down. MAGIC.

Gleb
Community Member
4 years ago

lmfao

Missy Finley
Community Member
4 years ago

I laughed way too hard about this post...😂

Andrea Joian
Community Member
4 years ago

maybe she was joking.... i hope she was joking..

Burcu Erbakan
Community Member
4 years ago

out of the box thinking..

Melody Lanzatella
Community Member
4 years ago

I cant, just, STOP IT! NOW!

Tracey Martens
Community Member
4 years ago

That's a new kind of dyslexic.

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#8

This Is How My Wife Decided To Unpack Her New Cable

This Is How My Wife Decided To Unpack Her New Cable

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Admittedly, it is hard to believe that these bloody, frustrating plastic packages are not replaced by paper-ones for good!

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#9

So Real

So Real

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Benny Lava
Community Member
4 years ago

Keep it real guys.

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#10

North

North

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John L
Community Member
4 years ago

Definitely not the outdoor type, eh?

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#11

My Husband Asked My Gynecologist If He Was A Texas Longhorn

My Husband Asked My Gynecologist If He Was A Texas Longhorn

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Wow...this lack of education is not embarassing, it is frightening.

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#12

Breast Feeding

Breast Feeding

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Jespren Ray
Community Member
4 years ago

Guess he skipped the whole 'humans are mammals' part of 1st grade.

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#13

Is That Earth?

Is That Earth?

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Rafael Tiba
Community Member
4 years ago

nice, didn't know you martians had access to the internet

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#14

Noun

Noun

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Back to elementary school...

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#15

I Am 5'1". I Asked My 6'2" Husband To Hang A Mirror For Me

I Am 5'1". I Asked My 6'2" Husband To Hang A Mirror For Me

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Alex K
Community Member
4 years ago

oh look. this again

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#16

Organ Donor

Organ Donor

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Virginia Gould
Community Member
4 years ago

That's what happens when you use Monty Python's "Meaning of Life" as an educational film...

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#17

Brown Cow

Brown Cow

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Sue Z Q
Community Member
4 years ago

How now brown cow?

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#18

Caught My Girlfriend Eating These "Christmas Cookies". They're Dog Treats

Caught My Girlfriend Eating These "Christmas Cookies". They're Dog Treats

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
4 years ago

Fine.. I'll ask .. BUT WERE THEY GOOD!?

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#19

Doctors And Nurses

Doctors And Nurses

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Jacob Croft
Community Member
4 years ago

Crap. I'm a nurse so I must be a woman. Don't know I'm going to break the bad news to my penis...

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#20

Black And White Past

Black And White Past

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Sophie G
Community Member
4 years ago

the early past didn't even have sound

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#21

"Erect"

"Erect"

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Rafael Tiba
Community Member
4 years ago

This will be too hard to swallow.

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#22

I See Your Wife Cable Opening Skills And Raise You My Girlfriend's Avocado Cutting Skills

I See Your Wife Cable Opening Skills And Raise You My Girlfriend's Avocado Cutting Skills

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Stijn V.
Community Member
4 years ago

The avocado is stil usable.

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#23

My Friend's Husband Thought He Could Microwave His Shirt To Dry It Faster

My Friend's Husband Thought He Could Microwave His Shirt To Dry It Faster

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
4 years ago

Maybe they'll give him a job at dominos

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#24

I'm Dumb

I'm Dumb

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Melody Lanzatella
Community Member
4 years ago

Admitting is the first step to getting help!

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#25

My Girlfriend And I Are Having A Contest To See Who's The Best Cook. I Walked In On Her Trying To Cook A Steak. I Think I Might Win This One.

My Girlfriend And I Are Having A Contest To See Who's The Best Cook. I Walked In On Her Trying To Cook A Steak. I Think I Might Win This One.

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Lara-Andrea Beck
Community Member
4 years ago

Seeing a nice piece of meat getting murdered like this breaks my heart!

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#26

So My Buddy Took His Girlfriend Flyfishing

So My Buddy Took His Girlfriend Flyfishing

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Lara-Andrea Beck
Community Member
4 years ago

I love the reflection in his glasses :D At least it looks like she's sorry.

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#27

Plastic Plant

Plastic Plant

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Amanda Cariker
Community Member
4 years ago

Get her a real one! She might have a green thumb!

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#28

Girlfriend Asked If I Was Doing Drugs

Girlfriend Asked If I Was Doing Drugs

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Christina Jensen
Community Member
4 years ago

I have to ask.. what is it?

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#29

My Girlfriend Just Sent Me This Image And Asked "Is This A HDMI Cabel?"

My Girlfriend Just Sent Me This Image And Asked "Is This A HDMI Cabel?"

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Amanda Cariker
Community Member
4 years ago

Maybe she just isn't very trusting.

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#30

She Just Wanted To Keep The Cheese Fresh

She Just Wanted To Keep The Cheese Fresh

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Diana CrunChewy Watson
Community Member
4 years ago

Stop eating crap cheese.

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#31

I Asked My Husband To Put Away The Leftovers

I Asked My Husband To Put Away The Leftovers

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Asia
Community Member
4 years ago

But it works, right? :)

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#32

How I Know My Girlfriend Was Cooking Today

How I Know My Girlfriend Was Cooking Today

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Sue Z Q
Community Member
4 years ago

It must be smoked salmon.

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#33

My Hubby Tried To Bake Cookies Tonight. On A Cooling Rack

My Hubby Tried To Bake Cookies Tonight. On A Cooling Rack

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Marlowe Fitzpatrik
Community Member
4 years ago

"But that's where they always are when you bake them and I come home!"

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#34

Wife Asked Me To Get Her A Mounds Bar At The Store. I Spent 5 Minutes Looking Because I Only Saw Spunow Bars

Wife Asked Me To Get Her A Mounds Bar At The Store. I Spent 5 Minutes Looking Because I Only Saw Spunow Bars

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Sreejith
Community Member
4 years ago

perspective ;-)

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#35

Wife Asked Me To Get Period Pads. I Got Granny Leakage Pads

Wife Asked Me To Get Period Pads. I Got Granny Leakage Pads

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Amanda Panda
Community Member
4 years ago

"Overflow no mo"- grinning Husband

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#36

Wife's Chic Jeans

Wife's Chic Jeans

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Did you look sexy at least?

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#37

My Boyfriend Put This Up On His Fridge Last April. I Left Him A Note

My Boyfriend Put This Up On His Fridge Last April. I Left Him A Note

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Brian Knapp
Community Member
4 years ago

Now it is a reusable wipeable pad! Good for him! lol.

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#38

Be Careful What You Clean

Be Careful What You Clean

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

This is why weapon laws make sense.

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#39

So My Girlfriend Needed My Help Hanging This

So My Girlfriend Needed My Help Hanging This

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Putting this on top of the washer is very ironic, too.

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#40

WWI

WWI

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Ask that on the street, and 1/3 of people will give you similar responses. The same people that think Germany is ruled by Hitler, Africans are all cannibals, and China has an emperor.

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#41

Anchorman

Anchorman

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V4vendetta14
Community Member
4 years ago

Sounds like a magnificent bastard! Ron-Burgan...31136f.jpg Ron-Burgandy-Punch-in-the-Ovary-58e6b8d31136f.jpg

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#42

My Friend's Girlfriend Walks Into Our Apartment And Said "Wow You Guys Really Love Physics!"

My Friend's Girlfriend Walks Into Our Apartment And Said "Wow You Guys Really Love Physics!"

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Susanna Vesna
Community Member
4 years ago

I don't know much about Pink Floyd..Apart from that it was some 70-80s band? I would think about Physics too..

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#43

Offered To Clean The House For "Husband Points" While The Wife Was Out Of Town. Hired A Maid But Didn't Check The Work. Busted!

Offered To Clean The House For "Husband Points" While The Wife Was Out Of Town. Hired A Maid But Didn't Check The Work. Busted!

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John L
Community Member
4 years ago

If you are deceptive about this, then what else are you guilty of doing?

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#44

This Is How Dad Dressed Daughter For The Daycare

This Is How Dad Dressed Daughter For The Daycare

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Jeanne Deaux
Community Member
4 years ago

I must admit I love her in these clothes. It shows all her smotth baby fat and makes you want to poke her.

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#45

Optional Stop

Optional Stop

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Heather
Community Member
4 years ago

And how did she pass the written test?Or is this a question she got wrong,but still answered the others correctly?Things that make u go hmmm

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#46

I Was At Work And He Decided It Was Time To Do Dishes

I Was At Work And He Decided It Was Time To Do Dishes

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John L
Community Member
4 years ago

This is the Perfect "Learning Moment". Think positive.

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#47

My Husband Tried Cutting His Hair By Himself

My Husband Tried Cutting His Hair By Himself

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Hans
Community Member
4 years ago

Nailed it.

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#48

Asked My Girlfriend To Get Us Some Firewood. She Came Back With This

Asked My Girlfriend To Get Us Some Firewood. She Came Back With This

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Valentina Lattante
Community Member
4 years ago

she's freakishly strong though!

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#49

I Told My Husband The Towels Go In The Kitchen, So He Put Them There

I Told My Husband The Towels Go In The Kitchen, So He Put Them There

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Stille20
Community Member
4 years ago

mmmmm..I have my doubts that he doesn't know what a microwave is. Sounds like he doesn't want to be asked to do simple tasks.

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#50

Wife Asked Me "Is That Thing Full Of Coffee?"

Wife Asked Me "Is That Thing Full Of Coffee?"

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Sreejith
Community Member
4 years ago

may be, cant say.. new bussiness are evolving everyday

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#51

Forgot Keys To Lock Up My Bike This Morning. Asked The Wife To Do It For Me

Forgot Keys To Lock Up My Bike This Morning. Asked The Wife To Do It For Me

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Michel M. Prins
Community Member
4 years ago

Thankfully the bike was still there.

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#52

I Asked My Husband To Grab Me Some Make-Up Remover At The Store. He Came Back With This. Thanks For Trying, Babe

I Asked My Husband To Grab Me Some Make-Up Remover At The Store. He Came Back With This. Thanks For Trying, Babe

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Sreejith
Community Member
4 years ago

for his defence, nail polish is a makeup ;-)

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#53

I Asked My Wife For A Shower Sponge And Beard Brush. Next Time I Need To Be More Specific

I Asked My Wife For A Shower Sponge And Beard Brush. Next Time I Need To Be More Specific

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cool sun
Community Member
4 years ago

Hey, at least your beard will stay curled!

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#54

Asked My Husband To Clasp My Bra This Morning. I Think It Was His First Time

Asked My Husband To Clasp My Bra This Morning. I Think It Was His First Time

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Heather
Community Member
4 years ago

Only knows ow to take them off. Smh lol

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#55

My Drunk Girlfriend Was Really Upset About Losing In Connect Four

My Drunk Girlfriend Was Really Upset About Losing In Connect Four

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Kjorn
Community Member
4 years ago

damn... that's a quick loss!!! you only need 4 to win?

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#56

My Wife Asked If The Artichoke Flavored Beer I Was Drinking Was Good

My Wife Asked If The Artichoke Flavored Beer I Was Drinking Was Good

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Red Panda Kitty
Community Member
4 years ago

Not that dumb - if you don't drink beer, why would you know about hops? And they look similar.

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#57

I Told My Husband To Buy Some Tortillas

I Told My Husband To Buy Some Tortillas