Irony is something that typically happens subtly. A butter knife that sucks at spreading butter. Running out of gas a block from the gas station. You know, real boring shit. All the wacky moments of irony are reserved for the movies, right?

Wrong. As it turns out, some truly amazing stories of irony play out in real life. We asked our readers to bring us some of best examples, and we gave money to the winner.

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