Finding an awesome greeting card is like finding an interesting date - it doesn't happen often but once it does, you want to hold onto it. Luckily for you, Bored Panda has collected some of the most unexpected greeting cards, proving there's still hope to congratulate people with style.

From spooky Halloween scares to poetic comparisons of love and diarrhea, these brilliant two liners remind us the golden rule to not judge books by their covers. Even if they're a few pages long. Scroll down to read what creative agencies and artists have to offer, and don't forget to upvote your favorite entries.

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Cat Meow 1 year ago

I need this card! When it comes to writing cards or letters I SUCK at it. If your birthday is coming up, expect a card that says "happy birthday! May all your dreams come true" or a slightly changed variation of it

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Daria B 1 year ago

Plot twist: the card was from recycled paper.

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Angelina Wilkins 1 year ago

I gotta find this card!

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Alia Gail 1 year ago

I gave my sister a similar card and it made her cry... i felt really bad lmao

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Alusair Alustriel 1 year ago

True dat.

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

Buuuurrrrnnnn.

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Krish Malhotra 1 year ago

hehe.

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Lara B. 1 year ago

Yes, this can definitely be more shocking than "boo" :D

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Daria B 1 year ago

This can almost turn as either offensive or hilarious if you're a couple living together and sharing the bed together.

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Becca 1 year ago

... thanks

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TheMsLollidella 1 year ago

Something my parents would give me lol

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Lara B. 1 year ago

I need this card! I am the only one in the office without a PhD. I work with 3 Neurobiologists and 2 Chemists. This would be a great card for any of them!

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MrGosslet 1 year ago

That's very deep

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

That was so touching.. especially the "jknlkdldf" part.. made me cry

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nazan fidan 1 year ago

sipmlicity :):)

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Zoe Drake 1 year ago

That's so sweet

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Becca 1 year ago

... Who sends cards to a dead person? Not judging but...

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Cat Meow 1 year ago

I love the amount of sarcasm in this card

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

Honey badger is an OG

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HauntedForests 1 year ago

I need to get this one for a friend!!

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Cat Meow 1 year ago

Since there are cats on the front: No. If it were dogs or anything but cats: Yes

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Cat Meow 1 year ago

That's my kind of a card. Just enough space to write your name underneath

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chris gill 1 year ago

love it

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Curtis Morgan 1 year ago

Take that, homeowners!

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Cat Meow 1 year ago

If it meant I'd be a billionaire, I wouldn't want to graduate from college either

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Daria B 1 year ago

Now that makes me curious how an actual face fusion photo with these three would lool like.

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ADHORTATOR 1 year ago

I will be this father.... :-)

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Cat Meow 1 year ago

But it has a cat on it, so I'd be fine with it

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pikachu 1 year ago

I need this!

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CozaEVE 1 year ago

That's quite nice - for someone who feels old.

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Annabell 1 year ago

Ouch!

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pikachu 1 year ago

This is so true!

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Lilly griffith 1 year ago

I sent this card to my sister! Needless to say neither of us would live through a horror movie

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

That escalated quickly.

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Becca 1 year ago

I actually got a similar card from my husband... We show our love through blunt truth and sarcasm haha

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Panda 1 year ago

This is just mean.

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Just a Purpler 1 year ago

Uhh... k?

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moonsong23 1 year ago

I would give this to my mom XD we both hate Trump

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ImAmazingAndUsedToBeNotOnfire 1 year ago

Aww this one is sweet!

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Panda Man 1 year ago

Lol

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Daria B 1 year ago

Plot twist: the protagonist who got this card was born from a sperm bank.

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Rebekah 1 year ago

CHEESE

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Becca 1 year ago

So true!!! Or a bath without someone banging on the door saying they need a wee lol

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Azariah Apellido 1 year ago

LIKE A BOSS

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Long Joan Silver 1 year ago

LMFAO!

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Rebekah 1 year ago

There's a time and place when this card is insanely perfect. Need.

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Isabella DeBenedetto 1 year ago

Well, that took an unexpected turn...

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Sam Petter 1 year ago

Hello, Dwight

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Berit-Bärbel Rebane 1 year ago

This chocolate cake could kill this sweet dog...

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Marcin Barczyński 1 year ago

My snark sense is tingling.

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Daria B 1 year ago

And then, the father decided to give everything to the other child just to troll back.

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Full Name 1 year ago

How is this not top 10?

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Long Joan Silver 1 year ago

The perfect kind of threesome, in my books :D

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Jasmina Wetherley 1 year ago

best idea ever!

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moonsong23 1 year ago

This card seems to be made for me

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Nancy E 1 year ago

Like the front of the card graphic

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Jasmina Wetherley 1 year ago

so true

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Anna Scott 1 year ago

Oh those innocent days when that was the scariest scenario imaginable...

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Berit-Bärbel Rebane 1 year ago

getting it on like rabbits!

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therealpixie 1 year ago

That writing looks like it's from a child which I find a little unsettling.

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Dnelle1972 1 year ago

At first I thought this was a yeti with its arms raised.

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Keyz Karanza 1 year ago

Exactly what holiday is this for?!?

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Jasmina Wetherley 1 year ago

bridal shower????

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Ok Ha-Neul 1 year ago

wtf?

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