Life is full of surprises, but not all of them are going to knock your socks off. Sometimes, the most underrated experiences can be just as satisfying as the big ones. It's easy to get caught up in the hype of blockbuster movies and Michelin-starred restaurants, but we're here to remind you that there's joy to be found in the little things too.
In fact, we've rounded up 20 mildly interesting things that have recently caught our attention. From a very straight banana to a green cicada sitting next to its old shell, these sights may not change your life, but they're bound to put a smile on your face. So go ahead and scroll through our gallery, appreciating every quirky detail along the way.
The bright red interior of this broken branch
I flew over some lakes that looked like a man walking his lama.
Crazy beehave found on a city street hanging under a pergola (Australia)
There’s a Ryan meetup.
This beautiful green cicada sitting next to its old shell.
The membrane in this egg was so strong I could peel it raw.
I’m at the NYC Macys and the escalator is made out of wood.
I found some Pepto-Bismol that was bottled in 1959 in the bathroom at work.
A chunk of my red hair from when I was 16 compared to my faded with time hair now that I'm 27.
This stall in the staff bathroom has a chair instead of a toilet.
This shampoo lists what each ingredient is.
This very straight banana I've had at lunch today.
Chicken McNugget-shaped Tetris game from a Chinese Mcdonald's
Some mannequins at Disney World have hearing aids.
The McDonalds in my town has a sign with only one arch.
The middle finger of this display posable hand at IKEA is zip tied down.
An unfired 9mm bullet next to the one that was inside me for 4 years.
My cat has a cat shaped pattern on his paw.
The Paris Catacombs have a sign warning you not to touch the skulls.