22 Popular Products That Were Clearly Designed By Idiots

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Product designers have more access to consumers than ever, and vice versa. Because of the constant flow of communication, you'd think everything for sale would be amazing and perfectly suited to consumers' needs. You'd be thinking wrong.

This contest was suggested by Kalli, whose shopping experience has been a nonstop parade of disappointment.

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Entry by Chan Teik Onn

Many high-end laptops come with only one USB port. Somehow it never crossed their mind that people might need to plug in multiple things, like a USB d

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Entry by Kalli

5 UP SPCINL PENTURES Dear DVD and Bluray Design Department; Please make the selections on the main menu legible from ten feet away. My eyes are pretty

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Entry by PollyDarton

22 Popular Products That Were Clearly Designed By Idiots

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22 Popular Products That Were Clearly Designed By Idiots

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Entry by Ka-ga-mi

Why are gaming headphones always SO damn BIG? xa OHCMU errnos

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My stove has a surface-level fan instead of an ugly fume hood... ...which means it totally fails at trapping cooking fumes and traps food instead. 3

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Apple Superdrives have the worst possible cord length. They're long enough to get in the way, but not long enough to get out of the way, and the exact

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Entry by Chan Teik Onn

My water bottle has a cap like this. Eis us I made the mistake of putting it in my bag sideways and the cap popped open, flooding the inside of my bag

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CRACKED cO COM MacBook Pro and MacBook Air bodies have sharp edges and an indentation (that lets you open them) that has two corners that poke the hel

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Entry by TedStixon

THE NES CLASSIC CRACKEDCON TIME THIS HOT-SELLER ISA 913 DREAM-COME-TRUE FOR RETRO GAMERS! Hindnvdo Nintendo TOO BAD THE CONTROLLER CORD IS ONLY TWO FE

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Entry by Kalli

On this coffeemaker you can either see the controls, or you can see how much water you put in. M 247 Not both. CRACKED COM

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Entry by HappyClown2

Why do hotel restrooms have this weird ass doorknob? What the hell is wrong with a conventional doorknob?!

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Entry by Chan Teik Onn

Economy class seats with protruding headrests are seemingly designed to keep you sitting in an awkward position. Because fxck you for trying to save m

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Entry by Buttersnix

I have a Blu-ray Player that can only be operated with a remote. PHILIPS A ridiculously small remote which is bad enough by itself but add in a couple

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Most public bathroom sinks have deep basins, but the faucets only protrude an inch or two from the back. This makes it all but impossible for an adult

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Entry by HappyClown2

Why do microwaves make these annoying beeping sounds whenever press a button? 12:22: 3 s A I can tell a button is pressed when the number appears on t

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Zipog Ee s Ziploc bags with zippers are quite effective at locking in air and maintaining freshness, but the zipper makes the opening just a little to

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Entry by munagam07

In the end, I'll end up using this Becausel couldn't find this To open this, why? Why would I need a separate tool to opent the tray? A built-in eject

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Entry by ERRiley

CHIPS IN A CAN (CRecant RINGLES PRINGLE PRINGLES PRINGLES PRINGLES PRINGLES Pringles Pringles POTO Paing OTATO Orkcinal Pringle Potlato CHpS CHIPS Pot

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Entry by CornishPlasty

CHARGING PORT ON THE UNDERSIDE OF THE MOUSE... ...MEANS I CAN'T USE IT AT THE SAME TIME!

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Entry by Ka-ga-mi

This monstrosity will take up an outlet WN N4 DANECO MEAONORE aiN and about three more next to it for no reason. CRACKEDOON

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Entry by Ashebox

Some Samsung flat screen TVs have touch sensitive buttons. But YOu can't see them because they are invisible, and you can't feel them because there is