If you're a regular Bored Panda reader, you probably know we have a soft spot for kitchen fails. There's just something really reassuring about homemade bread baking for 11 hours and a depressing instant noodle sandwich. They give you hope. They make you believe that no matter how bad your meals sometimes are, you could still get a Michel star for them if you would compare them to some of the worst atrocities that have ever landed on a plate. Continue scrolling and check out what I mean for yourself!

#1

Britain Invaded Half The World For Spices And Decided They Didn’t Like Any Of Them

Britain Invaded Half The World For Spices And Decided They Didn’t Like Any Of Them

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Raine Soo
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1 month ago

That comment is a riot.

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If you are wondering where the heck did we get all of these images, the answer is shittyfoodporn. This subreddit was created all the way back in 2012 and over the years it has become the archive of unappealing food pics. With over 1.7 million members, it's impossible to imagine it dying out, too.

The pandemic, however, might reduce the number of submissions the subreddit receives. They say practice makes perfect and coronavirus is really making Americans cook. In one recent survey, 54 percent of respondents said they cook more than before the pandemic, while 75 percent said they have become more confident in the kitchen and 51 percent said they will continue to cook more after the crisis ends.

#2

My Sister Tried To Make Matzah But Ended Up Summoning The Necronomicon

My Sister Tried To Make Matzah But Ended Up Summoning The Necronomicon

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Dave van Es
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1 month ago

You should have moisturized

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Ant that's a good thing. On average, those who frequently cook at home eat less fat and sugar than other people; many restaurants and food companies use so much of these ingredients in their recipes, home cooks just can't keep up.

I guess the big question is whether or not we will return to our previous ways once everything goes back to normal. Let's just hope that our palates will have experienced a reset and our hands would have acquired enough skill to retain our new eating and cooking habits. At least a little bit.

#3

Garlic Burger From A Local Burger Joint. My Burps Could Kill A Walrus Right Now...

Garlic Burger From A Local Burger Joint. My Burps Could Kill A Walrus Right Now...

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Raine Soo
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1 month ago

Your burps could kill a vampire at 50 feet.

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#4

Mother And Son Reunited In Afterlife

Mother And Son Reunited In Afterlife

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Berry Budgie
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1 month ago (edited)

Perfect shape lol...

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#5

Ordered Caesar Salad For $15 From One Of The Local Restaurants

Ordered Caesar Salad For $15 From One Of The Local Restaurants

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mph seti
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1 month ago

That'd be depressing for $5, at $15 it's a crime.

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#6

Til If You Cut Lotus Root Into Wedges, You End Up With Aliens In Your Frying Pan

Til If You Cut Lotus Root Into Wedges, You End Up With Aliens In Your Frying Pan

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Raine Soo
Community Member
1 month ago

I want to believe.

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#7

This Was Way Cuter When I Pictured It In My Head

This Was Way Cuter When I Pictured It In My Head

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Wubbleyew
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1 month ago

It's staring into my soul

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#8

Sliced Homemade Sourdough Bread Topped With Creamy Light Brie Cheese. Preheat Oven To 350 And Bake For 11 Hours. Enjoy

Sliced Homemade Sourdough Bread Topped With Creamy Light Brie Cheese. Preheat Oven To 350 And Bake For 11 Hours. Enjoy

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Bardhi's Dad
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1 month ago

Looks so... crispy

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#9

Me: This Tin Should Be Big Enough. Banana Bread: Freedom

Me: This Tin Should Be Big Enough. Banana Bread: Freedom

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chi-wei shen
Community Member
1 month ago

It tried to escape.

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#10

Anyone Ever Get Really Depressed And Make A Nice Tray Of Grilled Cheese?

Anyone Ever Get Really Depressed And Make A Nice Tray Of Grilled Cheese?

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Steve Barnett
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1 month ago

Nothing wrong with this. Eat immediately with some nice bread.

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#11

Thought I’d Try Homemade Sushi Out

Thought I’d Try Homemade Sushi Out

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mph seti
Community Member
1 month ago

Eat your corn dog however you want. No judgement.

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#12

Made Some Masks

Made Some Masks

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Berry Budgie
Community Member
1 month ago

This is pretty cool! Not very useful tho...

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#13

Spaghetti O’s W/Meatballs In A Pepperoni Bowl

Spaghetti O’s W/Meatballs In A Pepperoni Bowl

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Raine Soo
Community Member
1 month ago

That took some skill. I like it.

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#14

Thought You Guys Might Like This Pie I Baked

Thought You Guys Might Like This Pie I Baked

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Bling_in_da_city_2003
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1 month ago

Moon in Majora's Mask??

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#15

2 Michelin Star Restaurant Had This On Instagram

2 Michelin Star Restaurant Had This On Instagram

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Ben Garfath
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1 month ago

Someone, please, tell me what this abomination is.

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#16

Is This Really What People Think Vegans Want To Eat?

Is This Really What People Think Vegans Want To Eat?

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mph seti
Community Member
1 month ago

LMAO. "Eat a box of d***s!" is a bit rude to say to vegans, though.

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#17

I Call This One "Depression"

I Call This One "Depression"

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mph seti
Community Member
1 month ago

Just needs some sauce, some onions and peppers maybe, a little bit of extra flavor, etc. Doesn't look that bad, IMO. It's still totally edible as is, though

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#18

My 11 Year Old's Christmas Cookie

My 11 Year Old's Christmas Cookie

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Tabitha L
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1 month ago

That is one way to eat your vegetables.

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#19

(Very) Poisonous Fugu Fish, Now Free With Your Dried Anchovies!

(Very) Poisonous Fugu Fish, Now Free With Your Dried Anchovies!

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1 month ago

Share with your friends. Whoever dies is the loser......or winner depending on your perspective

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#20

Ordered Carbonara From A '5 Star Uber Restaurant'

Ordered Carbonara From A '5 Star Uber Restaurant'

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Raine Soo
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1 month ago (edited)

Fake reviews. Fake stars.

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#21

Coronavirus Diet: Just 2 Kilograms Of Cookie Dough That I Attack With A Spoon Every Now And Then

Coronavirus Diet: Just 2 Kilograms Of Cookie Dough That I Attack With A Spoon Every Now And Then

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Aski Markup
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1 month ago

I can see myself doing this.

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#22

Apparently Using A Syringe To Inject The Filling Of A Jelly Bun Doesn't Work That Well...

Apparently Using A Syringe To Inject The Filling Of A Jelly Bun Doesn't Work That Well...

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IFXO
Community Member
1 month ago

brain in a skull for halloween!

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#23

My Aunt's Finished "Porcupine" Cake

My Aunt's Finished "Porcupine" Cake

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Raine Soo
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1 month ago

What is it with the teeth on these cakes?

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#24

I Made A Pasta Burrito Wrapped In Rice Paper...Behold The Atrocity Of Man

I Made A Pasta Burrito Wrapped In Rice Paper...Behold The Atrocity Of Man

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Raine Soo
Community Member
1 month ago (edited)

Apparently, rice paper can double as intestines.

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#25

Made Croissants.. Didn't Know I Was Supposed To Roll Them

Made Croissants.. Didn't Know I Was Supposed To Roll Them

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Raine Soo
Community Member
1 month ago (edited)

LOL Croissants don't magically roll themselves. But, now you have flatbread.

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#26

My Boss Eats This Depressing Lunch Every Day

My Boss Eats This Depressing Lunch Every Day

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I want cake
Community Member
1 month ago

I mean, if you're a coeliac and you don't like the gluten free bread that's available to you, this is pretty much your other option.

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#27

Tonight’s Special Is A Plate Of Spaghetti Betwixt Two Slices Of Garlic Bread With A Side Of A Vegetable Medley. Apologies Sir, The Chef Is High Off His Ass

Tonight’s Special Is A Plate Of Spaghetti Betwixt Two Slices Of Garlic Bread With A Side Of A Vegetable Medley. Apologies Sir, The Chef Is High Off His Ass

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Wubbleyew
Community Member
1 month ago

3/10, would eat

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#28

My Pie Faces Attempt

My Pie Faces Attempt

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Ben Garfath
Community Member
1 month ago

Did they fight?

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#29

My Wive's Lunch. Yep That's A Banana With Instant Chicken Noodles

My Wive's Lunch. Yep That's A Banana With Instant Chicken Noodles

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Full of Giggles
Community Member
1 month ago

What's her due date?

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#30

My Friend Had 5 Minutes In Between Each Class

My Friend Had 5 Minutes In Between Each Class

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Raine Soo
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1 month ago (edited)

My nephew eats ramen like that (minus the bread) as a snack sometimes. He says that some Japanese snacks are similar to those noodles.

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