Have you ever received advice that makes no sense, is outright silly, or even put you at danger of getting embarrassed? Let’s face it, we all give and receive advice but sometimes the advice we receive from others ends up in epic fails you don’t even want keep in your memory.
The famous host of The Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon, was not afraid to ask his Twitter followers to share the funniest and most bizarre advice they received. He started by sharing a funny piece of advice he received: “I used horse shampoo because I was told it would make my hair shinier but it turns out it’s just for horses. #Badvice.”
As it turned out, Jimmy’s followers had even wilder stories about the worst advice they ever received and we picked 65 of the best #Badwice tweets posted.
His friend either pulled a prank on him, or he just has zero knowledge about sushi. Whatever the case, we can bet Lucas won’t repeat that mistake again.
Now this is just cruel. They could’ve walked up the stairs a couple of times during those 10 minutes he spent yelling at the escalator. That’s 1:0 for dad.
Helping strangers out with directions is very noble and everyone should do it. If you do it, be sure you’re telling the how to get to the right place.
She’ll certainly solve her school bullying problem, though we’re not sure whether the same tactic will work in federal prison. It’s worth a try, nevertheless.
The less you see, the better. We’re not sure if this is such a bad advice. If anything, it’s useful for overcoming social awkwardness.
By the time her brother was big enough to learn he had been deceived, it was probably too late. Something’s telling us he will get back at his big sister, one day.
You should listen to this advice if you ever feel like you want to have a near death experience while swimming. What is dead may never die.
What do we do with a disposable camera after we’ve used it? We dispose of it immediately after, stupid! The downside is, you never get to see the pictures you’ve taken.
Do you remember the saying: “when you have a hammer everything looks like a nail?” So when you get dizzy from spinning around, you simply go on spinning until it gets better. Or until you end up in a hospital.
People who have problems with pimples are often desperate enough to try just anything to get rid of them. We never heard of this remedy, though.
In his dad’s defense, unwrapping gifts in front of others, the giver including, may not always be the best course of action. He couldn’t know the gift was the box itself.
Why waste money on expensive hair loss treatment? You can get a tattoo that looks like hare and no one would even notice the difference!
This doesn’t qualify as bad advice. Vodka serves as a universal remedy in Russia and across Eastern Europe. She’s just not developed the natural immunity to it.
This kind of advice could get you in serious trouble with traffic police. Sometimes too much privacy is harmful.
There are lot better ways to cover the sound of a fart and much less complicated than beat-boxing. Just holding it in would do.
What works in movies doesn’t work in real life. Hugo’s friend should’ve known better.
Let’s look on the bright side, she’ll probably develop immunity to bee sting venom and will never have to worry about getting stung by bees again. Dad could’ve thought of a less painful advice to achieve that, though.
Try telling your math teacher that math isn’t real when you’re faced a seemingly unsolvable problem. Seeing their face would be priceless.
On the surface it might seem like a sound advice. Until you realized you slept through your workday and your boss left 30 messages on your cell phone.
Something’s just telling us his brother won’t be too keen to face law enforcement. Too bad summons aren’t just a suggestion as well.
It would be a wonderful world if we could eat as much as we want and still lose weight, or not gain any, at least. Sadly, it doesn’t work like that, except for Michelle’s friend.
Walls never stopped anyone from getting where they wanted to go. Whoever gave her this advice needs to hang out with a history book.
Now that’s just gross. It’d probably take forever to get rid of the pee.
If only it were that easy, we’d all sleep with our faces on a dollar pillow and be millionaires. Still worth a go.
If there’s a bright side, she might’ve lost some weight during her enforced fast. There’s always a positive to every negative.
From now on, Chris will know what kind of plants to avoid while camping out in the wild. Perhaps the scout leader just wanted to teach them a lesson.
The word Wasabi sounds more like a name of an African warrior rather than food. It’s easy to fool those who never tasted it. We guess he learnt his lesson.
Perhaps her mom wanted her to cover everything, just in case. That’s one piece of advice girls everywhere should now know not to listen to.
We all know that high school can be a rough time but this is unspeakable cruelty. We can’t even.
Life would’ve been hard for Yewon if he had actually listened to his mom. If you already have a name, why change it?
What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger, isn’t that what they say? Well, we’re pretty sure that doesn’t apply to using hairspray on top of your make-up.
When you can’t find a headphone jack on your iPhone, just drill a hole in it and it’ll work nicely. You’d keep the iPhone as a souvenir and get to buy another one that will actually work.
If you still want to listen to this advice just to see what happens, remember to ask if there’s a good babysitter in the neighborhood. Chances are, you’re going to need one.
The best thing about this advice is that you can never follow it. Unless you’re a wizard, of course.
We feel for you, Jimmy. Everyone would want to have a beautiful and lush mane.
Ain’t it sweet how kids are ready to believe almost everything their parents tell them? No matter it almost defies the laws of physics, kids will always stay kids.
A reboot usually works to fix PC issues but humans are a bit more complex… for now. At least we know Matt won’t make a career as a doctor.
We can’t help but wonder what happened next. It could’ve have been a nice scene.
Andrea can count herself lucky if she avoided a head trauma. Child’s play is not always as harmless as it may seem.
If your friends turn pale when you want to give them a lift home, you might have the same problem as Kelly. The smell of vinegar and cigarette smoke is not among anyone’s favorite.