30 Pictures That Prove You Shouldn't Get Your Hopes Up | 22 Words

When we buy a certain product, it often comes with certain expectations.

Even though we know that it won’t look exactly like the advertisements promise, we still hope there will be at least a slight resemblance in reality.

But sometimes that resemblance is so slight that it’s rather disappointing…

Somewhere over the rainbow...a cake disaster exists.

rainbowcake

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It's "lean" in the sense that all the actual calories get burned off.

lasagna

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Loaded with lies!

taterskins

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A not-so-special delivery.

flower

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A McDisaster.

mcdonalds

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Was this run over by a truck?

cheesecake

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Maybe it's just some new hybrid animal?

needlepoint

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A flowing fountain of fallacy.

fountain

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Well, it does say "blueberry" muffin. Maybe they meant only one little berry.

minimuffin

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They were a little heavy-handed on the oregano.

oregano

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Dora needs to explore some kind of therapy.

dora

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Someone inked a bad deal.

tattoo

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Did they even try?

chilidog

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SpongeBob Square-Liar-Liar-Pants-On-Fire

ringpop

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Gluten and flavor free.

steakstrip

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I think they missed the "cookies" part of this treat.

breyers

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It seems Ben & Jerry had the same idea.

core

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Something was lost in translation.

beans

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One berry. In the loaf.

berryloaf

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The Not-So-Great Gatsby.

gatsby

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J-E-L-L-Oh my god, what happened?

jello

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Wrapped up in lies.

burrito

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Apparently you only get six cranberries per bar.

chocolate

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Extra dark = burned to a crisp.

pretzels

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Bear-ly.

panda

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Burger King? More like a Minced Minion.

burgerking

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It appears the size of the ball was slightly exaggerated on the packaging.

ball

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The Mystery Machine needs to find out just where things went wrong.

icepops

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That's one creation the cafe should be taking back.

pasta

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The expectations might have been a bit overblown.

balloons

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Oh well. As they say, (sometimes) reality bites.