Story archives - tag: "oops"

Not My Morning

Stepping in dog pee while wearing white socks was not how I wanted to start my morning.

tags: oops dogs mornings [add]

2011-05-06 15:12:53 / Rating: 469.5 /

SweaterSleeve

My mother cooked our Thanksgiving dinner on the kitchen counter that I sat on butt-naked, last night, as my tea brewed.

tags: mothers Thanksgiving tea naked birthday suit kitchen counter probably dirty oh well oops humor cooking [add]

2011-01-14 12:33:40 / Rating: 625 /

Mr. Romance

It wasn't until she pulled out her homework that I realized that we were not actually on a date.

tags: humor dating oops [add]

2010-12-06 15:09:41 / Rating: 832.75 /

7Mondays

The funny looks from my wife and the lack of morning traffic on the way to work should have clued me in, but it wasn't until I saw the empty parking out that I realized it was Saturday.

tags: oops humor work military [add]

2010-08-31 12:12:39 / Rating: 566 /

ms. Cannon

It was only after I had sent a text where I described Haley as being a slutty version of the anti-christ that I realized I had sent it to her and not her ex-boyfriend.

tags: oops text [add]

2010-04-19 14:26:39 / Rating: 324 /

TastesLikeToes

That was when I found out that if a bride is having trouble fitting into her wedding dress, you shouldn't casually mention that you've dropped a pants size in the last month without trying.

tags: oops foot in mouth weddings weight loss [add]

2010-02-01 11:17:33 / Rating: 338.5 /

Red Nails

Fast-drying nail varnish doesn't seem like such a great idea when it's splattered all over the leather sofa.

tags: humor nail varnish oops [add]

2010-01-11 16:06:47 / Rating: 390.25 /

S.

I prayed that when she returned from the ladies room she'd be too drunk to notice that I had abandoned not only her, but also her purse.

tags: humor oops bar [add]

2009-10-27 14:09:48 / Rating: 362.25 /

Dad

It was up to the police officers on the scene to explain to my nephew that an arrow shot in the air as a tribute to Longfellow does come back down to earth.

tags: arrow oops police nephew [add]

2009-10-27 12:46:54 / Rating: 348.25 /

Not Meant For Apartment Living

My neighbor just casually returned two pairs of panties that I'd left in the shared washing machine.

tags: oops laundry panties embarrassment humor apartment neighbor awkward [add]

2009-09-21 10:02:58 / Rating: 488.75 /

AIS

I am fairly certain I accidentally flashed my high school principal and her dinner party while taking a shower

tags: humor oops shower neighbor [add]

2009-08-06 14:11:06 / Rating: 428.25 /

One little mistake

Having mistaken the Ben Gay for the KY is a error my wife has never let me forget.

tags: sex oops hot times [add]

2009-06-10 11:06:06 / Rating: 571.25 /

dummy

When I told the obnoxious girl next to me to "shut the fuck up," I had no idea that she was both mentally handicapped and the principal's daughter.

tags: fuck my life oops [add]

2009-05-13 15:12:23 / Rating: 591 /

glued

As I felt the skin of my upper thigh tug as I tried to pull the small bottle of superglue out of my right pocket, I realized something must have gone horribly wrong.

tags: superglue oops [add]

2009-03-30 11:06:01 / Rating: 635 /

what to do...

I soon discovered that thinking, "Don't puke, don't puke" does not prevent one from puking in the middle of a final exam in front of 400 people.

tags: humor oops sick exam embarrassing [add]

2009-03-13 15:41:09 / Rating: 756.25 /

R

One can only wonder how plausible the words "I'm still a virgin" could possibly have sounded after her little brother told their mother that he heard the bed squeaking rhythmically.

tags: humor oops [add]

2009-02-24 14:31:29 / Rating: 429 /

Stupidest Thing Ever

While it was comforting to hear the cop's reassurances that he personally did not believe we were pedophiles, it really didn't do much to help the situation.

tags: police arrest pedophile humor oops playground [add]

2009-02-12 11:25:21 / Rating: 621 /

Ken

I was trying to call my brother long distance but dialed 911 by accident, when they showed up and realised my mistake, the police officer paged "to cancel the other unit."

tags: humor police 911 oops [add]

2009-02-02 11:53:29 / Rating: 440 /

no...i'm still breathing

After the handcuffs were removed and I got all the asphalt out of my teeth, I learned the startled reaction of the police officers was due to the fact that I had been reported as a dead body on the side of the road.

tags: oops police accident [add]

2009-01-16 12:22:35 / Rating: 531.25 /

Pup

Every time a college sends me a package for my outstanding scores I laugh because I horribly misspelled my own name.

tags: college oops misspelling [add]

2009-01-16 10:58:04 / Rating: 527.25 /

Francis

Announcing "I am loose" in a hostel gave me a lot of unwanted attention but no directions to the rail station.

tags: lost not loose humor oops [add]

2008-12-12 09:20:27 / Rating: 522.5 /

Bonnie

When he said, "Hey, beautiful," I thought he was talking to me, until I saw the Bluetooth in his ear.

tags: oops Bluetooth [add]

2008-10-21 16:50:45 / Rating: 563.75 /

Lady Roots

She saw the horror in his eyes as the dentist realized he had just cemented both his thumbs to her lower bridgework.

tags: life dentist oops [add]

2008-09-26 17:34:05 / Rating: 611 /

Emily

"But I AM a girl," I told the librarian as she shooed me out of the restroom.

tags: mistaken identity oops [add]

2008-09-10 18:08:01 / Rating: 871.25 /

JenZen

In one day I had convinced my grandfather I was old enough to drive his riding mower and ran over the new slide with the riding mower.

tags: humor lawnmower slide oops [add]

2008-08-22 17:37:21 / Rating: 473.25 /

Courtney

I took a huge bite of rice pudding only to realize that it was actually tartar sauce.

tags: humor mistake food oops [add]

2008-08-14 20:37:55 / Rating: 792.5 /

c.

You know you are too much of a people-pleaser when you, a straight girl, hook up with a lesbian who is into you and pretend to really like it so you don't hurt her feelings.

tags: awkward hook up people pleaser oops lesbian friend mistake [add]

2008-08-06 16:33:50 / Rating: 912 /

Cara

I discovered in front of the entire store that gourmet dog biscuits look like, but do not taste like, people cookies.

tags: humor dog biscuit food oops [add]

2008-07-21 15:36:48 / Rating: 572.5 /

SomeoneYouKnow

I accidentally bought by boyfriend a hooker in Thailand when all I meant to purchase for him was a massage.

tags: naive stupid prostitute Bangkok "massage" oops [add]

2008-06-04 09:50:48 / Rating: 611 /

Behind The Line

It probably didn't help when I laughed at the officer for saying, "It's not so much that you were speeding as it is that you're doing it in stolen car."

tags: law oops [add]

2008-06-02 13:49:45 / Rating: 475.25 /

Dfong

As the vomit crawled up my throat I suddenly realized I was holding the barf bag upside down.

tags: humor childhood airplanes gross oops vomit [add]

2008-05-30 10:06:48 / Rating: 702 /

Elizabeth The Great

When I was four, I ran my dads car into a brick wall in a supermarket parking lot.

tags: oops car accident childhood [add]

2008-05-20 10:25:10 / Rating: 621.75 /

Laura

Yesterday I walked naked into my bathroom, looked up through the skylight, and discovered that there was a construction worker on my roof.

tags: naked oops [add]

2008-05-15 11:42:01 / Rating: 602.25 /

Mary

We thought my dog had a tick and tried "smoking it out" with a hot match only to discover it was her nipple.

tags: dogs humor oops [add]

2008-05-14 13:56:41 / Rating: 792 /

Why did you have to name it "New Folder"?

tags: oops computers heartbreak child pornograpy [add]

2008-05-13 11:59:56 / Rating: 589 /

kaesrel

No matter how many times I closed my eyes and wished, the two bright pink lines refused to merge into one.

tags: pregnant oops wishful thinking [add]

2008-05-08 17:36:11 / Rating: 471.75 /

Blackfeather

When the doorbell rang at four o'clock in the morning, I knew the cop had seen my license plate.

tags: police mistake shame late night oops regret stupid [add]

2008-05-07 11:16:24 / Rating: 661 /

m

When I giggled at a particularly witty sentence, my professor realized I was not listening to his lecture on solid rocket boosters.

tags: oops not paying attention caught meta [add]

2008-04-17 18:06:14 / Rating: 520.25 /

Dylan

As I was washing my hands I noticed the lack of urinals along the wall and realized I had made this mistake twice in the same day.

tags: humor bathroom mistake oops [add]

2008-04-15 10:06:10 / Rating: 867.25 /

Wedgie Picker

I turned my back to a car and picked my wedgie so no one would see, but it turned out there were 2 passengers in the car.

tags: humor oops [add]

2008-03-26 13:29:03 / Rating: 653.5 /

honez

Oh please, no, not reply all, NO!

tags: email onosecond work oops [add]

2008-03-19 10:04:14 / Rating: 710.5 /

Eternal Flame

I forget which was funnier: the joke my friend told at lunch, or the milk that I shot out of my nose.

tags: humor milk oops [add]

2008-03-10 10:18:13 / Rating: 599 /

Oops

As I put away my birth certificate that was returned with my new passport, I found the passport I thought I lost.

tags: humor oops irony [add]

2008-02-13 13:07:17 / Rating: 542.75 /

Ryan

I seem to be the only person that actually didn't go to school on what I thought was a senior cut day.

tags: school oops [add]

2008-02-05 10:39:34 / Rating: 450.5 /

IE

After having to reach into the toilet more than once to retrieve my school ID, you would think I would have learned not to tuck it into my pajama pants

tags: toilet school ID oops hand sanitizer [add]

2008-01-23 11:57:52 / Rating: 458.25 /

Jess

Packing to go back to school, I can't remember where I hid my handcuffs.

tags: handcuffs school lost freshman year oops [add]

2008-01-18 10:44:50 / Rating: 553 /

Jess

Now I really have to work out this year because I accidentally dried my jeans on hot.

tags: weight jeans oops [add]

2008-01-16 14:19:32 / Rating: 512.75 /

Sunshine

After I insisted he finish the leftover tomato soup that "tasted funny," I remembered I ate the rest of soup for lunch yesterday.

tags: humor food soup oops [add]

2008-01-11 13:59:01 / Rating: 671.5 /

staca

I was so entranced by the flashing purple light in front of me that I didn't notice the flashing blue and red ones behind me for over five minutes.

tags: lights oops [add]

2007-12-27 12:25:01 / Rating: 478 /

John

Now that I think about it... the basement fuse panel is a much shorter trip than the ER was.

tags: ouch oops electricity [add]

2007-10-23 11:54:48 / Rating: 549.25 /

TeaTableMartha

"Kill myself" and "Kill it myself" have very different meanings and the typo earned me 30 hours of group therapy.

tags: typo suicide therapy oops [add]

2007-10-18 14:01:03 / Rating: 1010 /

ivana

I turned the stove on to boil some water and four hours later I found the teapot melted to the burner.

tags: humor tea forgetting accident oops [add]

2007-09-19 15:03:35 / Rating: 675.25 /

Ryan

I accidentally brewed my tea for two hours, yet it still tastes OK.

tags: tea drink oops [add]

2007-09-13 13:54:03 / Rating: 431 /

Courtney

I sat in the last row of the crowded plane, realizing I had gotten on the wrong flight.

tags: travel flight oops [add]

2007-09-13 13:49:36 / Rating: 513.75 /

Katy

Today, a lady called my manager and referred to me and the other host as "incompetent idiots."

tags: work oops humor [add]

2007-07-31 14:35:58 / Rating: 533.5 /

retail

The guinea pig's name was Kaytee until I caught him cleaning his organ one day.

tags: pets shock humor guinea pigs oops uneducated pet store clerks [add]

2007-07-30 13:29:14 / Rating: 650.75 /

Student

By the look on her face, I knew that I had just told my Arabic teacher that she was tasty.

tags: Arabic mistake oops humor [add]

2007-07-20 15:43:27 / Rating: 778.75 /

little c

I should have been watching the intersection instead of the light.

tags: car accident blame lesson learn oops [add]

2007-07-13 10:25:33 / Rating: 662 /

Justin

As the screened-in porch filled up with smoke, I realized my decision to grill was a bad idea.

tags: grill porch smoke oops [add]

2007-07-11 13:00:03 / Rating: 503 /

Moist

He was standing in my kitchen when I stepped out of the shower and before thinking I shouted, "I'm always wet when I see you!"

tags: oops humor double entendre [add]

2007-07-05 17:13:27 / Rating: 791.25 /

maRk!

The job interview was really over when I complimented her speech impediment as a "sexy little accent."

tags: job interview accent oops [add]

2007-06-28 11:22:51 / Rating: 673.75 /

mate

Go ahead, it's unbreakable!

tags: accidents happen oops [add]

2007-06-05 17:14:08 / Rating: 432.5 /

Oops

Five years and a college degree later, I've discovered that a "risk" is essentially defined by the possibility of failure.

tags: college degree failure oops [add]

2007-05-17 13:47:36 / Rating: 585.5 /

the girl

I hate that feeling you have when you step out of the shower and realize you forgot to grab a towel.

tags: oops sigh shower [add]

2007-04-05 16:50:40 / Rating: 563 /

kate

I was thoroughly disappointed when I realized that Ms. Schiefericke, whom I had thought to be the young, beautiful, blonde woman I saw standing in the hall outside of her precalculus class, was actually a 70-year-old English teacher.

tags: oops mistaken identity old [add]

2007-03-16 13:38:08 / Rating: 484.75 /

mediocre

It wasn't until two days later that I realized I had not answered the question posed by the essay portion of the final exam.

tags: college final mistake oops [add]

2007-03-13 12:48:17 / Rating: 740.75 /

zooey

Only later did I realize that the taxi driver wasn't making an obscene gesture, but rather, trying to inform me that I had left a box of takeout on the roof of my car.

tags: food cars taxi mistakes oops [add]

2006-12-18 13:59:44 / Rating: 915.5 /

Aisling

I was the only one not laughing as I turned and apologized for bumping into him, only afterwards realizing I had just apologized to a wooden pole.

tags: humor oops [add]

2006-12-15 15:12:08 / Rating: 595.5 /

Olivoi

I didn't realize until the Black History Program had already begun that it was probably a bad idea to sit with the Nazi boy.

tags: school racist bad descision oops humor [add]

2006-12-05 12:27:14 / Rating: 659.75 /

Stevie Gee

And that was the last time I ever presumed that a woman was pregnant and asked "When are you due?"

tags: humor fat chicks faux pas oops [add]

2006-11-29 14:27:20 / Rating: 589 /

Krista

I didn't realize I had forgotten to take the pump out of my tank until I drove away.

tags: gas car oops [add]

2006-11-29 10:41:05 / Rating: 675.75 /

Levontaun

Nothing spells dismay as much as realizing at 80 miles an hour that your tire has come off.

tags: oops car tire [add]

2006-10-24 09:23:59 / Rating: 658.5 /

you know who i am

My sister once caught me looking at her chest.

tags: humor childhood family oops [add]

2006-10-16 12:54:36 / Rating: 692.5 /

Rogan

It was wrong when I fell in love with my sexy cousin, but it was gross when I found out she was actually my sister.

tags: oops love family relationships lust incest [add]

2006-10-01 23:26:24 / Rating: 845.25 /

Chester

Arriving home after sitting in traffic for two hours, I said to myself, "Oh, wait, I don't live here anymore."

tags: traffic home hours live oops humor [add]

2006-09-14 20:18:39 / Rating: 3039.75 /

Nita

Just as we entered the jam-packed animal rights seminar, the elastic on my half slip failed, and it fell to the floor.

tags: wardrobe malfunction oops embarrassing clothing [add]

2006-09-14 10:06:39 / Rating: 562.75 /

Jeff

I spilled the lasagna I made for dinner, on the carpet.

tags: food oops [add]

2006-08-22 09:44:31 / Rating: 514.75 /

Brooke

At the tender age of 5 I got my hand stuck in a candy vending machine at the local supermarket in a vain attempt to get a gumball without paying.

tags: oops childhood crime [add]

2006-06-28 13:10:24 / Rating: 708 /

Rob C.

One time my older brother put his coat in the oven to try to dry it off, but it kinda caught on fire.

tags: oops fire brother [add]

2006-06-27 17:32:03 / Rating: 808 /

Alex

One summer vacation, I walked down the pier at Lake Geneva and accidentally fell into the water.

tags: oops humor vacation childhood [add]

2006-06-27 17:30:42 / Rating: 610.75 /

corey

when i was 14 i totalled the family riding mower.

tags: oops teen power equipment [add]

2006-06-27 16:22:56 / Rating: 577.25 /