Failures are part of life. They hurt and teach us lessons. But above all, when you only have 1 thing to do and still screw it up, they give us some good laughs. The subreddit ‘You Had One Job’ is a great online community that will make you smile: it is dedicated to these kinds of occupational failures that will take away your autumn sorrows.
Here we have compiled some of the best posts from this community of 379,000 members for you to enjoy. So take a look and vote for your favorites. Tell us in the comments which ones have made you laugh the most.
The subreddit is considered the “official repository” for typical “You had one job” posts. They do exactly that. And they seem friendly, so if you have something to share with them, visit them.
1- A Damn Tile
2- It Looks Pretty Big
This subreddit was created in 2012 and has been growing ever since.
It’s certainly best to go through life with a great sense of humor, but this doesn’t hide the fact that failing at your job can have a huge negative impact on your mental, and even physical, well-being. We are social animals and what others think of us has some impact on us, even if we pretend that it is not.
3- Didn’t Fit In The Mailbox
4- Fight Crime With The Power Of Music
5- Are you serious?
6- You Didn’t Get It Right
Allowing ourselves to feel bad after failing something is, ironically, a positive and learning experience. Our brains try to find excuses why our failures are not necessarily so, but our turbulent feelings help us improve.