These 21 Literal Sightings Are Just Too Clever For Their Own Good

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Almost everyone uses the word “literally” in the wrong context. You often hear something like, “Literally every dog I own leaves me a special present in my shoes.” People often mean “figuratively” or use “literally” as a linguistic placeholder (think um, uh, etc.).

However, these 21 sightings are actually the funniest things I”ve seen in a while. They”re a bit too clever for their own good and take words for their literal meaning.

1. Now THAT”S test answer gold.

Now THAT

2. “Thumb tacks.” …Oh, I get it.

3. Yummmm.

Yummmm.

4. He technically followed directions.

He technically followed directions.

5. #Fact.

#Fact.

6. Is this REALLY necessary?

Is this REALLY necessary?

7. Say it out loud.

Say it out loud.

8. Someone has a sense of humor.

Someone has a sense of humor.

9. I (almost) hope this was my kid.

I (almost) hope this was my kid.

10. Precisely.

Precisely.

11. Where”d you get that awesome coffee pot?

Where

12. I always thought that sign was weird.

I always thought that sign was weird.

13. Polite graffiti?

Polite graffiti?

14. This Polish version of the movie is spot on.

This Polish version of the movie is spot on.

15. At least they didn”t lie and give you two.

At least they didn

16. Well when you say it like that…

Well when you say it like that...

17. How did they know?!

How did they know?!

18. Ale, you taste like soda.

Ale, you taste like soda.

19. Now that”s a House Salad.

Now that

20. Glad to see them staying above the fray.

Glad to see them staying above the fray.

21. Math homework, WIN!

Math homework, WIN!

(via BuzzFeed)

Was that literally the best? Was your mind literally blown away? Do you literally want me to stop using “literally” incorrectly? Alright, I”ll actually quit while I”m ahead.

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