Boredom sparks creativity. Think about it. As you’re laying there in a fetal position, saving lives by staying home, your restless mind is running errands. You start daydreaming in no time—wandering around the house like a lone pirate planning on terrains to conquer.

So when Jimmy Fallon announced his new hashtag challenge #ImSoBored|, it was destined to hit close to home. “Tell us a funny thing you’ve done to pass the time in quarantine,” asked the comedian on Twitter.

From giving names to canned soups, to cooking three-course meals and pretending it’s a cooking show, there’s nothing we wouldn’t do out of boredom. Check out the most hilarious answers below and upvote your favorites!

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Rowlie
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9 months ago

Awesome use of available resources

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Pillow
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9 months ago

I'm a devil, as I like the idea soo much ha ha ha

N’Baro Atksteel X377
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9 months ago

Oh my god, same!

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Foxxy (The Original)
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9 months ago

You should put the videos up, I would watch them.

Joe Dunn
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9 months ago

I'm absolutely going to borrow this idea if you don't mind. We'll just make Halloween 7 months early. And April Fools' Day IS tomorrow....

Thatllama
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9 months ago

Put up the vids I need to watch them

Celia
Community Member
9 months ago

Wait. How many people still passing by in a day?

VivienDevil1319
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9 months ago

That is fucking hilarious😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

Cordélia Leite
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9 months ago

People finding this funny only shows how our society is sick...leave people alone!

Ginny Weasley
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9 months ago

I need to do this.

SBW71
Community Member
9 months ago

Now that's funny!!

Elizabeth Wilkins
Community Member
9 months ago

I've been the strange lady yelling at people that speed past my house. I'm not old. It just made me angry lol

Linda Landis
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9 months ago

post it

Holly Molly
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9 months ago

LOL I'd love to watch that

Dutch VanZandt
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9 months ago

Would be a while between walk-bys here as were all meant to stay at home... (in the UK)

Lorrie Finley
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9 months ago

We're allowed to go out in US as long as we follow the 6ft. safe distance rule. In my area parkways are closed to cars so people can spread out onto the streets from the sidewalks for more room..

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Kalana M
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9 months ago

I want to do this

Donna Price
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9 months ago

😂😂

Id row
Community Member
9 months ago

Now that's entertainment, lol. I love it.

Valerie Linares
Community Member
9 months ago

Me and my brothers used to do this when we were younger - except without the walkie talkies. We would just yell from the window and dunk down when they turned to look. Lol!

RCR
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9 months ago

Good one!

Elizabeth B
Community Member
9 months ago

My brother and I did that when we were kids on Halloween. We put the walkie talkie in the mailbox.

Monika Soffronow
Community Member
9 months ago

A neighbourhood dog used to do that. He had such a satisfied grin watching people going by trying to swallow their heart to get it down to where it is supposed to be.

Animal lover❤
Community Member
9 months ago

I wish I could do this

Bored Panda
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9 months ago

XD thats hilarious i wanna do that now

velocirrober
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9 months ago

We do this at home too.

Ásgerður Hjálmsdóttir
Community Member
6 months ago

HA HA HA

Ash
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6 months ago

i will now go to do this

I ❤️ 🍫
Community Member
8 months ago

Feeling evil...😈

Alexzondro Marx beierly
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9 months ago

I want to do that so bad now.

Robert Robi Z
Community Member
9 months ago

Those who go by should have stayed at home, so they asked for it lol

Chartreuse Mateus
Community Member
9 months ago

omg. great idea. I'm get out my walkie talkie's right now!

Lorrie Finley
Community Member
9 months ago

I couldn't do that in my neighborhood but it is funnnny!

Kathy Ahrens
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9 months ago

I would have liked to see videos, with the faces blurred (of course)

K.N. Alexander
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9 months ago

THA IS THE BEST THING EVER!!!! I'M DYING! LMAO

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Foxxy (The Original)
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9 months ago

I am organising a bake off between my daughter and myself during our isolation, I have a list of all kinds of activities. Today I made a volcano with my son and watched it erupt.

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This time The Tonight Show, the third longest running show on NBC, got a quarantine rendition. Since Fallon’s show, Jimmy Kimmel Live! and other late-night shows have suspended production due to the pandemic, the comedian turned to an impro solution. The low-tech "At Home Edition” episode aired live from Fallon’s home.

But hosting the show in such close proximity to his 5 and 6 year-old daughters was definitely a change from his usual setup. Fallon called the situation “controlled chaos.” The veteran comedian explained to People that “'[Frances and Winnie] don't know they're being seen by millions of people. They just want to play. They know what I do but they've never seen it live.” The show also featured DIY props and hand-drawn cue cards.

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Nea
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9 months ago

Good job!!

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Rowlie
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9 months ago

Now destroy it angrily

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Nea
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9 months ago

Take care of him even when life becomes normal and u r not bored anymore.

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The idea to create a DIY version of The Tonight Show from home came after Fallon’s wife Nancy Juvonen suggested that they do something together. “My wife said, ‘We’re all quarantined in the house together, this is the time, you have to put something out there. Let’s do a show from here.’” Nancy offered to be a cameraman and the rest is history. “It’s a good way to get the word out,” recounts comedian.

Fallon's special edition series aims to raise funds for a different charity every night, from Feeding America and Save the Children to Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and No Kid Hungry. “It isn’t about ratings or anything else, it’s about—we’re here to help,” said Fallon. The special celebrity guests have included Kim Kardashian West and Jon Bon Jovi. The former vice president Joe Biden is said to be booked to Zoom into the NBC show on April 1st.

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Foxxy (The Original)
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9 months ago

mind blown 🤯

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Avery S Alberico
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9 months ago

The legend was true!

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Foxxy (The Original)
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9 months ago

Hey I am 33 and that is better than anything I can draw.

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visvalin Vamadevan
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9 months ago

My feline senses have been befuddled.

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SilverRozFox
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9 months ago

Nice. Good idea!!!

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Adam C
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9 months ago

All 300 pages?

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European other
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9 months ago

I am getting there lol !

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Rowlie
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9 months ago

Nuts!

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Nea
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9 months ago

You are not bored you, you are nice

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Dutch VanZandt
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9 months ago

Sound use of time, though.

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Carol Emory
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9 months ago

This should totally be a thing worldwide. What an excellent way for them to get exercise without it costing a fortune.

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Foxxy (The Original)
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9 months ago (edited)

My nanna had her kitchen renovated a couple of years ago. When they cleared the cupboards out of the old kitchen, they found food from 1995 and 1998 etc.

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Nea
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9 months ago

Please share your findings.

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R L
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9 months ago

Good idea

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Dutch VanZandt
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9 months ago

Like the handwritten worksheets out teachers used to make and "crank out" on the mimeograph machine... (amazed I remembered what one of those was called). Mimeograph...d1f6dc.jpg Mimeograph-machine-5e832f6d1f6dc.jpg

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hoRSefAce
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9 months ago

Maybe Love is Blind?

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Animal lover❤
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9 months ago

RIP Split Peter

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Rowlie
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9 months ago

very chic

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Foxxy (The Original)
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9 months ago

You monster.

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European other
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9 months ago

Lol

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Rowlie
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9 months ago

He is judging You

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Nea
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9 months ago

Regret coming soon

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Foxxy (The Original)
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9 months ago

Man I hate that heinz ketchup bottle. You try and squeeze gently so a little comes out but nothing so you squeeze a smidgen more and you end up with shit loads everywhere.

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Adam C
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9 months ago

Cats the movie? Thats not bored..thats torture.

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