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23 People Who Tried to Sound Smart and Failed Miserably  

Ashley Reign
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List Rules Vote up the "intellectuals" who failed the hardest while trying to sound smart.

Ever come across those people online who seem to sit around looking at their screen all day just waiting for a chance to display their brilliance before the rest of us mere mortals? Perhaps you can even relate, perhaps you've already spotted three things in this paragraph that you would have written differently. This is the very best of iamverysmart, a Reddit thread of people trying to be smart on the Internet... and failing miserably. But they did succeed in providing the rest of us idiots with some top-notch entertainment.

 

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Behold: The Worst Pick-Up Line of All Time
Behold: The Worst Pick-Up Line... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 23 People Who Tried to Sound Smart and Failed Miserably
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Having to Explain Why You're a Genius: Sign #1 You're a Real Butthole
Having to Explain Why You'... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 23 People Who Tried to Sound Smart and Failed Miserably
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... And the "Dude Most Likely to Get Blocked" Award Goes to...
... And the "Dude Most Lik... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 23 People Who Tried to Sound Smart and Failed Miserably
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Uh... What?
Uh... What? is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 23 People Who Tried to Sound Smart and Failed Miserably
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