18 Celebrities You Didnt Know Were Descendants of Famous People

They say that the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree… unless you fast-forward it several generations or make some name changes or have a diverse gene pool, making the apple look like it fell from an orange tree. Genetics sometimes works in mysterious ways—whether it is grandparents, parents or siblings—prompting the occasional “that’s your dad?!” or “you look nothing like your sister” from friends and acquaintances. Bored Panda has prepared a list of famous people who are related to notable figures in history that many people didn’t know about. #1 Abraham Lincoln & Tom Hanks In case you didn’t know this yet, Tom Hanks, an actor who’s considered to be Hollywood royalty, is related to one of the greatest …

Dad Takes Photos Of Himself And His Daughter Sitting On The Couch Since 2007, He Looks Better In Each One

Like a fine wine, some people only get better with age. Part of it has to do with genetics, but a large portion depends on your lifestyle. And a perfect example of looking better and better with time is Dr. Alec Couros, a Read on for the full interview, as well as the professor’s challenge for all of you Bored Pandas out there. More info: Twitter | 2007 Image credits: 2014 courosa Image credits: The professor, who specializes in social networks and social media at the University of Regina, has a very large family. He revealed to Bored Panda that he has 4 children, all between 5 and 15 years old. (The writer of this article is the oldest of …

40 Text Designs Fails That Are So Bad Theyre Good

Design seems like such a simple, elementary thing when you think about it, but hordes of people keep getting the basics wrong, often with hilarious and side-splitting results. Buildings are hard to design, as are other objects, but we usually take the layout of sentences and phrases for granted, as though everyone will be able to understand us no matter how.we.words.our.place. Well, the truth is, designing text so it’s readable isn’t as easy as you’d expect. There’s a system to it. There are processes that must be followed. Rules that ought never be broken. Except that those rules are broken all the time by some oblivious people. Bored Panda collected some of the best examples of incredibly bad text design …

The Simpsons Did It First: People Think The Iconic Show Predicted Greta Thunberg

The Simpsons are known as the show that predicts the future. They knew Donald Trump will become president and … Turns out, they also foresaw the rise of Greta Thunberg. 10 years ago. In the seventeenth episode of the twentieth season, “The Good, the Sad and the Drugly,” Lisa was assigned to write a report on what Springfield will look like in the year 2059. When she discovered online reports about soap being used for drinks instead of water, a world war over a tiny drop of oil, a parking lot yet to be filled forever, and the last polar bear committing suicide, she was filled with anxiety and depression and terrified her classmates with her dark visions of the …

20 People From Math Problems That You Probably Never Thought Youd See In Real Life

Joe bought 500 apples for 1 dollar each and 400 bananas for 2 dollars each to make a huge fruit salad because he was feeling incredibly hungry that day. How much did Joe end up spending at the Incredibly Expensive Fruit Shop in total? We’re all used to seeing similar math problems pop up in school. However, what if we were to tell you that these people who buy huge quantities of things aren’t just a figment of the imagination of somebody who prints math textbooks. These people are, in fact, real. They live among us. Your neighbor might be one. Bored Panda compiled this list of people with math problems who were spotted in the wild. So get ready …