148 Times People Missed The Joke So Bad, They Embarrassed Themselves (New Pics)

Hang on, Pandas, did you hear that? I sounded like ‘woooosh’ (yes, with 4 o’s), the sound the jokes make when they go over our heads as Captain Obvious flies away! Luckily for us, that’s good news because that means it’s time for another part of our article series about the wonderfully weird r/woooosh subreddit, a community of nearly a million people.

Created back in 2016, the ‘Woooosh’ community is all about (not so) gently poking fun at those people who embarrassed themselves publicly when they didn’t get obvious jokes. Now, now, let’s be honest, we’ve all been in situations where we totally don’t get some bizarre quip or other. But these cases are so extreme, they’re hilarious in their own right. ‘Woooosh’ indeed!

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Check out some of the best new ‘woooosh’ posts below, upvote your faves, and remember to share them with your pals if you think they’re in need of a humorous pick-me-up. If you’re curious, you can check out our earlier posts about r/woooosh here, here, here, and here. Meanwhile, scroll down for Bored Panda’s interview about humor and jokes we don’t get with British comedy writer, musical comedian, and talented polymath Ariane Sherine.

#1 You Didn’t Solve It

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#2 The Bad Doctor

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#3 Bruh Moment

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Comedy writer Ariane, who’s recently launched the first episode of her new podcast and has a brand new book coming out later this week, told Bored Panda that we can’t expect everyone to get jokes because not everyone’s looking for them. “I think some people just aren’t used to looking for the humor in situations,” she said.

“Many people take life very seriously (like my mum, who can vaguely identify a joke but always laughs in the wrong place!). Alternatively, it could be the fault of the person telling the joke—the humor might be too subtle and not signposted enough,” she added that the responsibility for getting the joke falls on both the comedian and the listener.

#4 It’s Clearly A Magic Eight Ball

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#5 Some People Think They Are So Smart

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#6 This Is So Sad Guys

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However, if you find yourself constantly unable to get other people’s jokes, there’s really no other solution other than to politely ask for an explanation. It might kill the humor, but it’s also the only way to get to grips with what’s funny and why. If you’re feeling shy, consider asking for an explanation when there won’t be too many people around so you don’t embarrass yourself.

“There’s no other way but to ask people what the joke is. Or you might want to keep it to yourself that you have an under-developed sense of humor,” the comedy expert quipped that we can always pretend that we got the joke. Though living with such a huge secret might be harder than it sounds.

#7 The Manager Will Listen To Me… This May Not End Well

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#8 We Are All Dumb

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#9 Some People Are Just Dumb

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I was also interested to get Ariane’s take on what people who take life far, far too seriously can do to lighten up and open themselves up to humor more. She said that meditation and [ahem] physical self-love “are two great ways to relax,” however, they might not necessarily help them “tune into the lighter side of life.”

These activities aren’t without their merits, however, and might help you if you’re constantly stressed out and overly serious. “They’ll make you happier though, which is probably just as good.”

#10 Prince Phillip

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#11 Looks Like New York To Me

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#12 The Comment Got 9 Likes

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#13 I Wonder How That Would Work

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#14 Onioned Lol

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#15 It’s Just All Around Easier

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#16 Congratulations! You Have Solved The Mystery!

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#17 Nah They’re Just Proud Of Their Pro-Gamer Son !

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#18 Wdym 2021 Won’t Make Covid Go Poof?

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#19 I Think The Punchline Was

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#20 Oh Thank God She Corrected Him I Was Worried!

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#21 I Thought He Would Have Got It

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#22 This Was Me Almost A Year Ago. I Have Returned To See If Anyone Remembers Me. Or If My Legacy Died With Me

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#23 No Texas Really Is Massive

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#24 Insert *wow*

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#25 Why Is Everyone On Instagram So Stupid

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#26 Wait He Dead?

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#27 Gravity. It Works In Amazing Way- Oh

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#28 My Friend Is Way Too Dumb

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#29 I Thought It Was Real

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#30 The Irony

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#31 No Waaaay

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#32 Poor Ol’ Dave

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#33 Some People Just Refuse To Admit Cardi B Stole Wap From Medieval Revolutionaries

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#34 Nuhh Uhh!

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#35 Saw This Just Now

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#36 This Is Two Stupid

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#37 It’s Fake Caus Marlboro Doesn’t Have A “Tweeter” Account

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#38 You Know What Time It Is

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#39 This Guy Is Right, Today Is December 32, Can’t Believe This Guy Got The Calendar Wrong

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#40 The World Goes On

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#41 It’s Under Water

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#42 It’s The Time Of The Year Again For February 30 Jokes

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#43 My Friend On Discord

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#44 It Was Just Too Deep.. He Didn’t Understand

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#45 Bulbs Were Invented After Newton As Well

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#46 I Have Been Holding On To This One For A While

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#47 I Shouldn’t Be Surprised

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#48 What Do You Mean? I Went To His Concert!

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#49 Why? Just Why

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#50 Twitter Moment

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#51 Fun At Parties

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#52 That’s Leonardo Dicaprio

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#53 How Did He Notice That?!

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#54 But This Is Europe Not Europa

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#55 Not To Get Too Mathematical But 100kg Of Feathers Is A Whole Truck

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#56 My Little Smart Boi Have Found The Truth

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#57 Thanks For Being Smart Mr Obvious

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#58 No, Thats Not What They Were Implying

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#59 What Man Is He Talking About???

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#60 We’ve Got Some Einsteins Here

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#61 Ah Yes, The Height Of Luxury, A Floor

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#62 Was Going Through Instagram For Once, I’m Not Really Surprised

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#63 Now I Can Cut My Pasta Cooking Time In Half!

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#64 The Funny Thing Is He’s Wrong

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#65 Best Anime

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#66 I Knew I Would Find That Comment

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#67 Camera Man Got Them Steady Hands

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#68 His Page Is Full Of Stuff Like This

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#69 On A Facebook Italian Cooking Page

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#70 I Love Ig

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#71 Nah They’re Just Twins Separated At Birth

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#72 Nikola Tesla Was Friends With Eminem

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#73 Instagram Is Great

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#74 An Accurate Representation Of A Gamer’s Cheap Keyboard Tho

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#75 I Am So Smort

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#76 This Guy Must Be Fun At Parties

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#77 Oh Geez Thank You Instagrammer For Clearing This Up I Was So Worried

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#78 That’s Fake!

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#79 Hey That’s Not A Bulletproof Vest. That’s A Nokia 3310! Ugh, Do Your Research

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#80 Sherlock Holmes Has Entered The Chat

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#81 What Do You Mean? It Happened To Me

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#82 Definitely Left

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#83 Til Tatooine Isn’t A Real Place

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#84 Could Be ‘Fornicating’ I Suppose!

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#85 Thats Not How Time Works

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#86 She Didn’t Get That One

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#87 Get Your Outbreaks Right Ie

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#88 Someone’s Smart

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#89 Naw Dude, It’s An Owl

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#90 Martial Mathers The Police

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#91 Mrbeast? Never Heard Of Him

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#92 No That’s A Cat

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#93 Ohhhh Wow Didn’t Know That

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#94 No It’s Caprisun!

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#95 That’s A Yikes From Me Dawg

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#96 It’s A Leaf, Everyone Knows That, You Idot

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#97 It Didn’t Take Long

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#98 Oh No

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#99 Really I Thought It Was Real?!?!?!

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#100 A Normal Discord Afternoon

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#101 I Think Mrbeast Stole Their Thumbnails

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#102 Yes Belgium

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#103 Not Sure They Have A Sense Of Humour

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#104 Attention! Mario Is Now Available As A Character In Super Smash Bros

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#105 Idk About You Guys But I Kinda Believe Him

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#106 Microsoft Is So Dumb

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#107 Basicly Yes

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#108 F In The Chat For The People In The Old Days

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#109 No Way, It Is?!

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#110 I Went To 5th Grade Lol

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#111 Of Course It Is Fake Xd

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#112 This Guy’s Fun At Parties

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#113 Come On

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#114 He Spittin Facts

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#115 Ah Yes, Im An Idiot

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#116 I Cannot Tell If They Were Being Real Or Just Plain Stupid

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#117 I Don’t Believe You

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#118 Is It Already Out???

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#119 Prison Isn’t So Bad

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#120 Haha Lok Hat Dis Tipo

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#121 I Never Wouldve Guessed

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#122 Getting Defensive For No Reason At All

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#123 This Guy’s Clever, He Should Be A Detective

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#124 These People Always Misunderstand Everything

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#125 Make Him An Offer He Can’t Refuse

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#126 Meanwhile, In The Comment Section Of Daughters’ Satan In The Wait

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#127 “Its Spelled Monkey”

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#128 Wow, You’re So Smart!!

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#129 Convo At 2pm After Night Out

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#130 Bruh Moment

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#131 The Amount Of Dumb**ses In This World Scares Me

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#132 I Wish I Had Such Good Ideas

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#133 But Did He Survive Tho?

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#134 Its Literally Posted By A Page Called “Sarcasm”

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#135 On A Meme Sub Too

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#136 This Dude Will Ruin Your Day

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#137 Meme Culture Go ?

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#138 Thanks Cameraman

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#139 What? He Didn‘T See A Single Movie Before He Acted In One??

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#140 You Guys Ever Heard Of This “Animated” Stuff He’s Talking About?

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#141 Insanepeoplefacebook Once Again Falls For Obvious Satire

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#142 What? There’s No Way It’s Animated

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#143 Right Over There Head

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#144 I Can‘T See Someone Else?!?

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#145 The Force Isn’t With This One

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#146 Yeah Dumba**

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#147 They’ve Got To Be Joking

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