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16 Things That Are So Pointless That You Can’t Help But Laugh At Them

It is said that necessity is the mother of invention and that is certainly true for many inventions that human beings created in history. But we’re not sure whether the same rule would apply to the following examples. For something to be functional, you would expect that its creator would have put a lot of thought into it. But in the following examples we’re not sure what their creators were thinking in the first place. In fact, we’re not sure if they were thinking at all.

1. This Sidewalk Is An Architectural Marvel

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Whoever came up with this innovative design should probably get his eyesight checked immediately.

2. However Yummy This Hanger May Seem, Don’t Eat It

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But thanks for the advice, though.

3. This Informative Sign Will Take You Places

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Behind every stupid sign is a ___________________.  We’ll let you fill in the blank.

4. These Subtitles Will Enhance Your Cinematic Experience

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A personal message to the person in charge of this. DUDE, YOU HAD ONE JOB!

5. Because It’s Always Good To Be Extra Careful

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I don’t even want to imagine how this sign came to be.

6. This Hair Dryer Conveys An Important Message

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Because some people walk while they’re asleep, others dry their hair.  

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7. 100% Satisfaction Guarantee

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Who knew you needed safety glasses for letter openers?

8. This Totally Secure Gate

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There is no way that anyone would even think about going around this thing. Absolutely none.

9. This Trippy Staircase That Has Neither a Beginning nor An End

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Remember the paradox stairs in Inception? They exist in real life too.

10. The Most Well Thought Fire Escape Ever Built

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Except for the time when the parking lot is full, in which case you are doomed.

11. This Windshield Wiper Is As Brilliant As The Owner Of The Van

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Some people do an awesome job at being dumb.

12. These Marvelous Stairs Which Can Be Best Described As Art

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Or perhaps, the builder lost his interest mid-way.

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13. This Sign That Is the Epitome of Self Contradiction

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But what else did you expect? It’s the law. It’s not supposed to make sense in the first place.

14. And The Award For The Worst Advertisement Goes To This Little Sign

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But hey, at least there’s a smiley face up there.  

15. This Emergency Exit Raises Some Serious Questions

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Most notably, who the hell came up with this idea?

16. The Most Practical Drawer You’ll Ever See

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On the bright side though, at least they look secure.

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