Social media is there for everybody, but that doesn't mean that everybody should use it.

Check out this hilarious list compiled by Bored Panda to see what we mean. In it you'll find countless examples of older people trying, and failing, to figure out just how this fancy and newfangled social media business works. From dads failing to communicate properly with Siri to grandpas who can't take a joke about their suspiciously fake-looking Metallica tattoos, the people in the list below may have failed at social media, but they definitely won when it came to making us smile.

Don't forget to vote for your favorite, and if you like what you see, click here to see another funny list of older people failing at technology!

#1

Not All Old People Are Terrible At Social Media. Dwayne Seems To Have It Figured Out Ok

Not All Old People Are Terrible At Social Media. Dwayne Seems To Have It Figured Out Ok

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Jeremie Guerra
Community Member
4 years ago

Hahaha, Dwayne is the best!

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#2

My Friend's Grandma Commented On Her Status

My Friend's Grandma Commented On Her Status

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Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

She has a point ☝🏻

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#3

My 95-Year-Old Grandma Updating Facebook

My 95-Year-Old Grandma Updating Facebook

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Jeremie Guerra
Community Member
4 years ago

I have no comment at this time neither... :)

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#4

Savaged By My Own Grandma

Savaged By My Own Grandma

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Estifanos Shiferaw
Community Member
4 years ago

Its not a fail, its a roast!

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#5

This Woman On The Subway

This Woman On The Subway

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Daria B
Community Member
4 years ago

We are laughing (and of course we are!), but what if this was an actually important conversation she had to document out for whatever reason there is? Maybe these are the proof to a lawsuit, or just memo for work, or whatever else.

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#6

That Lasagna Looks Crisp...

That Lasagna Looks Crisp...

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Bway_Gonnabe11
Community Member
4 years ago

aka a food baby

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#7

My Granson Isn't Here

My Granson Isn't Here

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Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

Aaaw, bless ol' Phyllis!

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#8

Im Ure Grandma

Im Ure Grandma

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Drakeguten
Community Member
4 years ago

ALL CAPS LOL

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#9

When Your Mom Spectacularly Misunderstands The Cry Laughing Emoji

When Your Mom Spectacularly Misunderstands The Cry Laughing Emoji

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
4 years ago

Like when people think that LOL means lots of love

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#10

Grandma's Love For The Empire Has No Limit

Grandma's Love For The Empire Has No Limit

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Ankit Singh
Community Member
4 years ago

Good work...

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#11

I For One Enjoy Facebook Interactions With My Grandma

I For One Enjoy Facebook Interactions With My Grandma

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Janice Foster
Community Member
4 years ago

BAHAHAAAAA!

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#12

Chad

Chad

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Sarah Bevan
Community Member
4 years ago

She's just proud of her Grandson :)

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#13

My Friend's Mom Was Making A Post About Obama, But She Accidentally Hit The "Copy And Past" Button On The Phone

My Friend's Mom Was Making A Post About Obama, But She Accidentally Hit The "Copy And Past" Button On The Phone

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Anouk
Community Member
4 years ago

Bwahahaha!

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#14

Still Learning

Still Learning

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Darth Vader
Community Member
4 years ago

hahahahahaha, Bye :)

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#15

Grandpa And Grandmaster Flash

Grandpa And Grandmaster Flash

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boredhuman
Community Member
4 years ago

thug life

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#16

Stylish Necklace

Stylish Necklace

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Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

I actually wouldn't want to see her wearing it 🙈

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#17

Send It Siri

Send It Siri

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Cat Meow
Community Member
4 years ago

I can just imagine him scolding his phone/Siri

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#18

My Friends Mom Printed And Framed A Picture From Facebook

My Friends Mom Printed And Framed A Picture From Facebook

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boredhuman
Community Member
4 years ago

this is pretty cool imo. old & new, digital & analog

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#19

James Tells Facebook What's On His Mind

James Tells Facebook What's On His Mind

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JEFF THE KILLER
Community Member
4 years ago

I bet once they realized they were like OH SHOOT HOW DO I DELETE, DELETE PLZZZ

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#20

Grandma Sees Shitty Duckface For What It Is

Grandma Sees Shitty Duckface For What It Is

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Mr.Fly
Community Member
4 years ago

Grandma has a point.

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#21

Meet My 86 Year Old Grandmother

Meet My 86 Year Old Grandmother

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Cathy Binder
Community Member
4 years ago

well she's not dead

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#22

Lost Her Nephew

Lost Her Nephew

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Pi...
Community Member
4 years ago

Senior Burn!

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#23

Whoops...wrong Grandson

Whoops...wrong Grandson

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EvieNiffler
Community Member
4 years ago

Awww poor non-grandson Ethan.

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#24

Brutally Honest Grandma

Brutally Honest Grandma

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Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

Zero f*cks given by this granny :D

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#25

My 83 Year Old Italian Grandmother Posted This A Few Days Ago. I Shared

My 83 Year Old Italian Grandmother Posted This A Few Days Ago. I Shared

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Cat Meow
Community Member
4 years ago

Now this Jesus, I'd share too

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#26

It's Her First Selfie

It's Her First Selfie

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Pi...
Community Member
4 years ago

So pretty!

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#27

I Think My Grandmother Is Retarded

I Think My Grandmother Is Retarded

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Filipe Vieira
Community Member
4 years ago

It's the only thing I like about Facebook, being able to save lives through likes

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#28

That's Enough Of That Shit Ricky

That's Enough Of That Shit Ricky

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
4 years ago

"please stop all the foolish things" I want to start using that

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#29

How Jean Celebrates National Pet Day

How Jean Celebrates National Pet Day

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Hermione Quinn
Community Member
4 years ago

DUDE WHAT

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#30

Either My Grandma Doesn’t Know How To Use Facebook Or She’s Really Salty About Aunt Doris

Either My Grandma Doesn’t Know How To Use Facebook Or She’s Really Salty About Aunt Doris

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Anna Thouvenin
Community Member
4 years ago

This stupid thumb up happened to me once. Someone sent me a notification that my ex died and I panicked and sent this (it was a new feature at that time)...

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#31

Janice Would Like To Help But Cannot

Janice Would Like To Help But Cannot

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Kristi Zoebelein
Community Member
4 years ago

While we're wishing, I wish they were piles of cash.

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#32

Not Sure What's Going On Here

Not Sure What's Going On Here

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Macie White
Community Member
4 years ago

What the?

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#33

Grandma Tagged A Different Rapper This Time - Blaze Is Her Dog

Grandma Tagged A Different Rapper This Time - Blaze Is Her Dog

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Brigitta Zsiros
Community Member
4 years ago

this is actually brilliant :D

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#34

Esther's Granddaughter Is Single

Esther's Granddaughter Is Single

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Anna Thouvenin
Community Member
4 years ago

That's such a great pic for Tinder! Love the idea.

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#35

Husband Asks Why His Wife Was Fired From Cracker Barrel

Husband Asks Why His Wife Was Fired From Cracker Barrel

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Anna Thouvenin
Community Member
4 years ago

When are we gonna know what's up with Cracker Barrel and Brad's wife?

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#36

Damnnnnnn Grandpa

Damnnnnnn Grandpa

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Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

That escalated quickly 😳

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#37

Can She Handle This Much Sexy?

Can She Handle This Much Sexy?

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Pi...
Community Member
4 years ago

His pals have one on him for life! XD

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#38

Former President Of Mexico

Former President Of Mexico

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Pi...
Community Member
4 years ago

Only Pokemon! Bwaahaha! Oh god, my sides are-a-splittin!

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#39

My 73-Year-Old Aunt Commenting On This Outback Post From Almost 3 Years Ago

My 73-Year-Old Aunt Commenting On This Outback Post From Almost 3 Years Ago

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Anne Madag
Community Member
4 years ago

It depends what time she saw that post ahhaha

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#40

Greg Shares Cause And Effect

Greg Shares Cause And Effect

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Pi...
Community Member
4 years ago

Honestly, FB needs more posts like this!

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#41

Jo Ann Is Angry

Jo Ann Is Angry

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Janice Foster
Community Member
4 years ago

BAHAHAAA- angry indeed!

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#42

The Bad News Just Keeps Coming

The Bad News Just Keeps Coming

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ADHORTATOR
Community Member
4 years ago

Who will be next?

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#43

Please Share, Gene

Please Share, Gene

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FabulousKilljoy
Community Member
4 years ago

Gene is all of us 🙌

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#44

Joy Takes On The Establishment

Joy Takes On The Establishment

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Kjorn
Community Member
4 years ago

at least she apologize herself

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#45

Robb Needs Help

Robb Needs Help

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Kjorn
Community Member
4 years ago

that was easy

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#46

If I Got Arrested, What Would You Think I Did?

If I Got Arrested, What Would You Think I Did?

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Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

Bless her :)

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#47

Please Call

Please Call

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Flora Polvado
Community Member
4 years ago

Or just open the thirty that are closed

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#48

Christian Moms Against Dabbing

Christian Moms Against Dabbing

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Pi...
Community Member
4 years ago

*scrapes knee*brings cotton with ointment on it*starts dabbing on wound* when suddenly, BAM! Christian police! U are sentenced to purgatory!

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#49

My Dad Just Posted This On My Cousin's Timeline. He Says It Means "Happy Birthday To You From Your Favorite Uncle"

My Dad Just Posted This On My Cousin's Timeline. He Says It Means "Happy Birthday To You From Your Favorite Uncle"

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Flora Polvado
Community Member
4 years ago

I can see it!

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#50

A Beautiful Indigo Coloured Rose

A Beautiful Indigo Coloured Rose

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BoredBunny
Community Member
4 years ago

I went onto YouTube and searched up "uberhaxornova". Pretty good channel.

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