Online shopping is great! Who would've thought that you could buy new pants and even order all of your groceries without leaving the comfort of your couch? Alas, the great online shopping is sometimes a game of chance, and these poor people got the worse end with these shopping fails.

No matter how many cautionary tales people read about scam sites, Chinese knockoff brands, counterfeit goods, and neglected fine print, they still get tempted by discount prices on shopping sites and race to the checkout in a fury of clicks. Though shipping mishaps do happen, especially when packages are moving internationally, it's tough to imagine how postal workers let some of these epic fails to slide.

We want to hear about your online shopping site nightmare, so show us what you thought you ordered, and what you actually ended up with. Also, check out our first round of unhappy customers here.

#1

Note To Self: Check The Dimensions Of Everything Before Ordering On Amazon

Note To Self: Check The Dimensions Of Everything Before Ordering On Amazon

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Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

cat doesn't know what to do with that!

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#2

Ordered Black Sweatpants, Received These Instead. I'm Not Even Mad

Ordered Black Sweatpants, Received These Instead. I'm Not Even Mad

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Country_princess
Community Member
3 years ago

I wouldnt be mad either

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#3

The Hiking Boots I Ordered Online Look A Little Different Than The Picture They Provided

The Hiking Boots I Ordered Online Look A Little Different Than The Picture They Provided

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John L
Community Member
3 years ago

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Is English your primary language?

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#4

My Boss Bought 50 Chairs In An Online Auction. It Wasn't Until We Went To Pick Them Up That We Realized It Was At An Elementary School

My Boss Bought 50 Chairs In An Online Auction. It Wasn't Until We Went To Pick Them Up That We Realized It Was At An Elementary School

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Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

i hope it was for a small price

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#5

I Ordered Some Tights For Halloween Online. I Didn't Check The Size And It Turns Out They Were A Bit Too Small

I Ordered Some Tights For Halloween Online. I Didn't Check The Size And It Turns Out They Were A Bit Too Small

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
3 years ago

Another unrealistic body expectation for women

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#6

Bought This Shirt Online, So Far, I've Been Getting A Lot Of Weird Looks

Bought This Shirt Online, So Far, I've Been Getting A Lot Of Weird Looks

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Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

would be weirder if it was written in french... or in spanish

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#7

My Buddy Ordered A 1/2-Inch Solenoid Valve From Amazon, Received A 7-Foot Tall Teddy Bear. They Played Hockey On Xbox

My Buddy Ordered A 1/2-Inch Solenoid Valve From Amazon, Received A 7-Foot Tall Teddy Bear. They Played Hockey On Xbox

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Hans
Community Member
3 years ago

Who won?

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#8

We Ordered An "M" Balloon. Thanks, PartyCity

We Ordered An "M" Balloon. Thanks, PartyCity

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John L
Community Member
3 years ago

Its definitely an attention getter, that's for certain.

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#9

Ordered A Custom Family Photo Ornament. Received One With A Random Asian Family And Photoshopped Added Penguins. Not Even Mad

Ordered A Custom Family Photo Ornament. Received One With A Random Asian Family And Photoshopped Added Penguins. Not Even Mad

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Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

nice way to fuck with visitors

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#10

Probably Wasn't A Good Idea To Purchase This TV From Unreliable Vendors

Probably Wasn't A Good Idea To Purchase This TV From Unreliable Vendors

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Country_princess
Community Member
3 years ago

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Its not even a tv

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#11

Ordered Jordan's Online. Got An Ass Crack

Ordered Jordan's Online. Got An Ass Crack

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
3 years ago

Don't trust knockoffs.

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#12

Buying Clothing Online From China

Buying Clothing Online From China

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
3 years ago

at least they arrived

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#13

There Was An Angle I Didn't Get To See When Ordering My New Work Boots

There Was An Angle I Didn't Get To See When Ordering My New Work Boots

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
3 years ago

that's a bit outside of mine kampfort zone

Karnelia
Community Member
3 years ago

Indeed "mein", but you win Pun of the Year!

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Julio Sevilla
Community Member
3 years ago

you could say he did nazi see this coming

Markus McCloud
Community Member
3 years ago

You beat me to the pun. :)

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Mark Kelly
Community Member
3 years ago

Are they a size nein?

Ildiko Okido
Community Member
3 years ago

Ordered them in India? The swastika is a holy sign in hinduism.

Tim Graham
Community Member
3 years ago

i did nazi that coming

Melissa Nunya
Community Member
3 years ago

The company actually pulled these less than a day after this guy posted this pic on Reddit 😂

Superluminal1
Community Member
3 years ago

Just don't walk with a goose step.

Tim Graham
Community Member
3 years ago

I did nazi that coming...

Ada Da
Community Member
3 years ago

Actually the original symbol has quite the positive meaning. Nazis just "borrowed" it without asking from a different culture. In India it is used till this day with it's real significance

Jace
Community Member
3 years ago

Well that's embarrassing...

The dastardly Penguin
Community Member
3 years ago

Better not wear those when it's SHOWERING or when it's HIELing

Sophie G
Community Member
3 years ago

and never ever put your feet up ;p

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DisneyworldFAN
Community Member
3 years ago

I feel bad for you..... What did you do with it

Barbara Baxendale
Community Member
3 years ago

Were they from Germany !!

Puddin Tane
Community Member
3 years ago

SEND THEM BACK!!!! 😠😠😠

Nina Cava
Community Member
3 years ago

Wha... Wh---

The Cube Cat
Community Member
3 years ago

He could put hot glue over the sw*st*kas (I'm Jewish and have nazi-phobia)

Sophie G
Community Member
3 years ago

think we all do...well except those who'd buy this purposely, or sand it down

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John L
Community Member
3 years ago

The joke's on you, isn't it?

Max L.
Community Member
2 years ago

where do you work exactly, dude ?

Jose Baeyens
Community Member
2 years ago

You might suddenly get a lot of followers... not one social media, more like ... in some neighbourhoods...

Jayme Barlow Lang
Community Member
3 years ago

You totally cannot wear those. You got screwed.

Rae Eirene
Community Member
3 years ago

Sand them off ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Dave Cascante
Community Member
3 years ago

Anti-antifa boots!

Ana Sullivan
Community Member
3 years ago

I would be trying to get that company in troubles. That's not okay.

Shinomi Chan
Community Member
3 years ago

and somewhere Hitler's ghost nods approvingly.

The Andi
Community Member
3 years ago

Was it at bltzkrieg.com? 🤣

Branislava Simić
Community Member
3 years ago

Man these are awesome... Can I get a link? :D

Kikka io
Community Member
3 years ago

ops

Potatos r cool
Community Member
3 years ago

That's funny

Brett Cavé
Community Member
3 years ago

So you did Nazi that coming

Sherri Mantooth Bagwell
Community Member
3 years ago

Oops...

Florence Hastings
Community Member
3 years ago

Arbeit macht frei (work sets you free)

Craftykit
Community Member
3 years ago

Oops...

SRAMLNS
Community Member
3 years ago

Thats halarious anne frankly the best thing on the list

Denise Barron
Community Member
3 years ago

Oh nooooooo!

Rebecca Simon
Community Member
3 years ago

😮

bread
Community Member
3 years ago

there back!!

Roos
Community Member
3 years ago

Ooops... Hahaha

Nathalie Blume
Community Member
3 years ago

but honestly, the producers are trash ????

Laura Tüske
Community Member
3 years ago

This is an important symbol in Budhism (yes, the fylfot ), as in many religions(for example hinduism). Sooo, if someone buys mainly Asian territories do not be surprised when confronted by something like that. Completely different meanings in Europe and West. But, yeah...If you catch a stuff like this, you sucked. xD

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Natalie Blenkhorn
Community Member
3 years ago

I believe they stopped making these boots after the company was made aware of the sole issue!

FAKENAME FAKENAME
Community Member
3 years ago

Those boots put the boot in boot camp and by boot camp I mean concentration camp

Natalie Lambova
Community Member
3 years ago

your Dolfy

Jason Hook
Community Member
3 years ago

Do you use Kristallnachts or little bunny-ear Nazis?

Norah Morris
Community Member
3 years ago

I did nazi that coming

Nadja Alexieva
Community Member
3 years ago

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Swastika 😊

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#14

My Dad Ordered A Fryer, But Amazon Sent Him A Cotton Candy Machine Instead. Sadly, This Is The Highlight Of My Year

My Dad Ordered A Fryer, But Amazon Sent Him A Cotton Candy Machine Instead. Sadly, This Is The Highlight Of My Year

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JillVille Child Care
Community Member
3 years ago

So lucky! Can I come crash at your place? lol

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#15

Girlfriend Ordered A Jacket From Target, Got This Instead. They Don't Even Have This Item In Their Inventory

Girlfriend Ordered A Jacket From Target, Got This Instead. They Don't Even Have This Item In Their Inventory

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
3 years ago

how???

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#16

I Ordered A Desk Lamp From Amazon. I Should Have Read The Specs More Carefully

I Ordered A Desk Lamp From Amazon. I Should Have Read The Specs More Carefully

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
3 years ago

That's a huge phone!

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#17

I Got A Fake Sharpie. It's A Skerple

I Got A Fake Sharpie. It's A Skerple

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Silent Skeleton
Community Member
3 years ago

SKERPLE OML YES

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#18

Expectation Vs. Reality: Wish Edition

Expectation Vs. Reality: Wish Edition

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Hans
Community Member
3 years ago

Let me guess...it comes in five sizes and you thought the 5 $ size does the trick?

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#19

The Maks Of Horror

The Maks Of Horror

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
3 years ago

i mean,, they were right

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#20

Target Ordered Blank Name Badges. So They Got Blank Name Badges

Target Ordered Blank Name Badges. So They Got Blank Name Badges

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Superluminal1
Community Member
3 years ago

Family owned and operated by the Blank clan.

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#21

Xl, They Say

Xl, They Say

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Hans
Community Member
3 years ago

Well...XL if you are a god d*** child!

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#22

Friend Bought $600 Apple Watch Off Ebay. This Is What Came

Friend Bought $600 Apple Watch Off Ebay. This Is What Came

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Hans
Community Member
3 years ago

Looks legit

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#23

Ordered An Xbox, Got A Pistol

Ordered An Xbox, Got A Pistol

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
3 years ago

use it to steal one

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#24

Expectations Vs. Reality: Christmas Tree

Expectations Vs. Reality: Christmas Tree

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John L
Community Member
3 years ago

The term "Some Assembly Required" can often lead to different results.

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#25

I Ordered A Powder Blue Ukulele For A 3-Year-Old For Christmas. I Don't Think They Got My Order Right

I Ordered A Powder Blue Ukulele For A 3-Year-Old For Christmas. I Don't Think They Got My Order Right

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Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

nice!!!

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#26

So I Ordered 10 "Random" T-Shirts From ThinkGeek For My Boyfriend

So I Ordered 10 "Random" T-Shirts From ThinkGeek For My Boyfriend

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Kjorn
Community Member
3 years ago

the sun was the random shirt of the day

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#27

Chia Pet: Expectation Vs. Reality

Chia Pet: Expectation Vs. Reality

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Anna Brandigi
Community Member
3 years ago

chchchchia

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#28

Always Double Check The Measurements When Purchasing Home Decor Online

Always Double Check The Measurements When Purchasing Home Decor Online

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Hans
Community Member
3 years ago

What do you expect for one dollar?

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#29

17 Mm Ordered, 170 Mm Delivered

17 Mm Ordered, 170 Mm Delivered

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Alex Theys
Community Member
3 years ago

what kind of nuts is that used for?

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#30

My Friend Ordered A Large T-Shirt From Canada, This Is What He Got

My Friend Ordered A Large T-Shirt From Canada, This Is What He Got

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FUKME
Community Member
3 years ago

pretty normal if you ask me if you buy a L in europe it be the same result for sure.

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#31

Growing An Alligator

Growing An Alligator

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Epupepu
Community Member
3 years ago

STILL CUTEEEEEEEE

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#32

Online Shopping Fail. Dnd Costume Win (I Ordered Sunglasses)

Online Shopping Fail. Dnd Costume Win (I Ordered Sunglasses)

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Wanda Queen
Community Member
3 years ago

That's murder....

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#33

It’s Toothless, Right? Thanks, Target

It’s Toothless, Right? Thanks, Target

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Superluminal1
Community Member
3 years ago

Red tag special?

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#34

Bought A Christmas Jumper On Ebay.

Bought A Christmas Jumper On Ebay.

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Evonne Jansen Talbird
Community Member
3 years ago

I wouldn't be mad.

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#35

Expectation Vs Reality :pockets

Expectation Vs Reality :pockets

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Sara Shrader
Community Member
3 years ago

Now you get to squeeze your nips all day. Win!

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#36

Bought Handmade Doll - From Hell

Bought Handmade Doll - From Hell

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Cathy Shift
Community Member
3 years ago

that is either completely awesome or the worst thing to ever be made with a hook.

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#37

Smart Watch

Smart Watch

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Country_princess
Community Member
3 years ago

i dont think its smart

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#38

Probably Not Real But Still.

Probably Not Real But Still.

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Tim Graham
Community Member
3 years ago

Made me chuckle. 1 point for you.

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#39

This Is A Rug I Ordered Online. Really Soft But Really Really Small.

This Is A Rug I Ordered Online. Really Soft But Really Really Small.

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Pi...
Community Member
3 years ago

Kitty will love it.

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#40

When You Get Your Imperial And Metric Confused...

When You Get Your Imperial And Metric Confused...

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varwenea
Community Member
3 years ago

Well, that's a user error then

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#41

Don't Shop At Wish

Don't Shop At Wish

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OTTERZ4LIFE
Community Member
3 years ago

STILL PERTY!

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#42

Ordered A 4 Qt., Got A 1/4 Qt. It Sort Of Works For Dips...

Ordered A 4 Qt., Got A 1/4 Qt. It Sort Of Works For Dips...

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Renan Machado
Community Member
3 years ago

Very cute

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#43

I Ordered My Boss' Son A Bible For His Church Confirmation. This Is What They Delivered To Him.

I Ordered My Boss' Son A Bible For His Church Confirmation. This Is What They Delivered To Him.

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TheReader19
Community Member
3 years ago

This waaay to deep for me!

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#44

These 3d Glasses I Ordered Really Hurt My Eyes

These 3d Glasses I Ordered Really Hurt My Eyes

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DisneyworldFAN
Community Member
3 years ago

What? They have black 3d glasses? Nope it would be really hard to put these on....

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#45

Was Supposed To Be A Big Heart Shaped Rug For My Room

Was Supposed To Be A Big Heart Shaped Rug For My Room

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Talyleg
Community Member
3 years ago

Ya think?

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#46

Expectation Vs. Reality

Expectation Vs. Reality

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Z
Community Member
3 years ago

What's the problem? Looks the same, just wrinkled.

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#47

Ordered A "3d Sculpted" Got Necklace, Received A Printed One With A Glossy Surface.

Ordered A "3d Sculpted" Got Necklace, Received A Printed One With A Glossy Surface.

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Daphne Garcia
Community Member
3 years ago

It's sort of 3D

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#48

Bought A Size 4 For Me. It Was Size 4 Years.

Bought A Size 4 For Me. It Was Size 4 Years.

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Potatos r cool
Community Member
3 years ago

He's cute

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#49

Ordered A Watch, Got A Watch And Lenses. Miam

Ordered A Watch, Got A Watch And Lenses. Miam

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OTTERZ4LIFE
Community Member
3 years ago

WAAAAA????

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#50

Ordered Bathing Suit Online. Umm. Did I Pay Extra For Ph? I Threw Up After Opening The Package.

Ordered Bathing Suit Online. Umm. Did I Pay Extra For Ph? I Threw Up After Opening The Package.

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Kirsty Nair
Community Member
3 years ago

thats just wrong on so many levels....many things need to be cleaned with bleach now.

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#51

An Oversized Bath Mat...

An Oversized Bath Mat...

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Potatos r cool
Community Member
3 years ago

Wahoo

#52

Ny Pizza Rat Halloween Costume

Ny Pizza Rat Halloween Costume

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Vera Deme
Community Member
3 years ago

Almost the same.

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#53

Welp, Gotta Go Bleach Ma Eyeballs...

Welp, Gotta Go Bleach Ma Eyeballs...

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The Bee Kwami
Community Member
3 years ago

what's wrong with it?

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#54

Ordered A Decorative Elephant Pencil Holder For My Desk . . .

Ordered A Decorative Elephant Pencil Holder For My Desk . . .

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BoredBunny
Community Member
3 years ago

Still cute, though!

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#55

Ordered A Gaming Computer Got This

Ordered A Gaming Computer Got This

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Eduardo Alves
Community Member
3 years ago

wow, a samsung!!!

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#56

Its Supposed To Say "little Black Dress" It Says "ldstll Blacl Dress" Someone Had An Off Day

Its Supposed To Say "little Black Dress" It Says "ldstll Blacl Dress" Someone Had An Off Day

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Potatos r cool
Community Member
3 years ago

Ha

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#57

Ordered A How To Knit Kit, No Needles Or Instructions

Ordered A How To Knit Kit, No Needles Or Instructions

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Liz Kuhns-Boyle
Community Member
3 years ago

That isn't even a knitting kit. It's a sewing kit lol

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#58

Ordered A How To Knit Kit, No Needles Or Instructions

Ordered A How To Knit Kit, No Needles Or Instructions

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