Have you ever been “that person” at a party or in an internet group message where someone accused you of not sticking up for yourself when a joke went too far over your head and put its flag on the moon? We can promise you that you’re not alone. Whether you scroll through your favorite social media sites to make yourself feel better, you’ll feel like the brightest person on the internet. Here are a couple of our favorite instances when someone didn’t get the joke.
Oh, the Tangled Web We Weave
It is no mystery that placing a glass over a spider puts you in complete control. That’s why this Spider-Man picture, in which he is covered with a glass cup, is so amusing. Peter Parker was caught entirely off guard by the event.
The author of this photo was dead-on with his choice to compare controlling a spider to that of Spiderman. The individual who stated, “Spider-man has extraordinary strength and a pixie glass would not deter him,” must have gotten trapped in the web of puns, failing to understand the joke entirely (he might also wish to use spell check).