The most useless items of all time? From a banana holder to “diet water” these are some less than great designs!
From weird staircases to items like banana holders and snowball machines, there seems to be a market for everything these days.
Bored panda has published a list of everyday objects and structures from around the world that are absolutely useless, including a handrail so small it serves no purpose.
A disabled access ramp in the UK led to a set of stairs, which made us wonder which local authority gave permission for construction.
A public toilet in the US appears to have been built upside down, with the urinal in a stall and the toilet outdoors.
Here are FEMALE Top picks for the most useless items:
Snow joke! This American-made invention ensures your snowballs are perfect every time. Of course, by the time you’re done crafting, you may have been stabbed in the back multiple times by people using only their hands
For the person who kills houseplants, this Pet Rock, sold in stores across the UK and US, could make the perfect Christmas present
This invention, developed and used in China, is designed to keep your banana moving. Didn’t anyone tell the inventor that bananas come with their own “sleeve”?
This Chinese water brand claims to be for those on a diet. Little did we know that water can become even lower in calories than it already is…
The smallest handrail in the world, in the USA. Perfect when you don’t need to go any further than the first step
This US sign is pretty useless because it points out something pretty obvious, but in case you’re in doubt – the sidewalk ends in 20 feet!
reverse structure? This public toilet in the US seems to think men use the toilet in public but want to use the urinal in private?
Furry sad! This US invention means you “never have to touch your pets again,” raising the question of why you should even have a pet
This Chinese fire extinguisher box just trolls people. There couldn’t have been a design idea in there, could it?
Which UK Council approved this design? Someone in a wheelchair could get up but would have to back up to get down
A gate for decoration purposes. Found in the UK, this gate is the most useless gate there is as you can easily walk around it
These bus seats, seen in the Netherlands, were built in such a way that a passenger cannot actually sit on them
The most useless watermelon ever? This watermelon grower in the US must have been disappointed when his efforts turned out to be quite… unsuccessful…