Crowdsourced Error Mocking

Group mockery helps Internet users find the joy in mistakes
Implications - By making light of errors through humor, crowdsourced websites are giving Internet users a new perspective on typically aggravating problems. With the creation of these websites, any trial-and-error mistakes that may occur in a developmental process, be it on a computer or on a phone, can therefore be more easily forgiven and forgotten by their users, maintaining the consumer’s satisfaction with the product.
SCORE: 5.7
Hot Top 4 Examples: 96,749 Total Clicks Nov 10 - May 11
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Auto-Correct Fails - 'Damn You Auto Correct' Captures Unintended iPhone Text Miscues
SCORE: 6.6
V. Hot 74,907 Clicks Pub: Nov 14, 10
Auto-Correct Fails
'Damn You Auto Correct' Captures Unintended iPhone Text Miscues
While the auto-correct function on the iPhone serves with good intentions, it doesn't always work out. 'Damn You Auto Correct' is dedicated to the failures of the auto-correct system on the iPhone. What… [More]
Student-Mocking Sites - The Sh*t My Students Write Tumblr Makes Fun of Unintelligent Comments
SCORE: 6.6
V. Hot 11,574 Clicks Pub: May 9, 11
Student-Mocking Sites
The Sh*t My Students Write Tumblr Makes Fun of Unintelligent Comments
A new Tumblr based on the concept of the Sh*t My Dad Says Twitter has become recently popular and is simply titled Sh*t My Students Write. The site itself was started because it is, according to its maker,… [More]
Computer Alert Artworks - These 404 Errors Make Lost and Non-loading Web Pages a Bearable Experience
SCORE: 6.7
V. Hot 7,993 Clicks Pub: May 18, 11
Computer Alert Artworks
These 404 Errors Make Lost and Non-loading Web Pages a Bearable Experience
If you’ve used the Internet, then you’re no stranger to 404 errors. But just because you were unable to find your desired web page, doesn’t mean you should be treated with an ugly computer screen telling… [More]
Word Nerd Vampire Blogs - The 'Reasoning With Vampires' Blog Exposes Twilight's Grammatical Gaffes
SCORE: 2.7
Mild 2,275 Clicks Pub: Dec 6, 10
Word Nerd Vampire Blogs
The 'Reasoning With Vampires' Blog Exposes Twilight's Grammatical Gaffes
I've never read a "Twilight" book before and I don't think I ever will after seeing the 'Reasoning With Vampires' blog. This blog highlights all of the glaring grammatical errors from the mega-hit book… [More]