There has been a whole lot of talk about how being book-smart isn't all that matters in life. Many suggest that being street-smart might be as important or even more than the former.

Well, this is a compilation of hilarious times when various people have made a fool of themselves just because they weren't book-smart. We hope they are smart in other areas, instead, else life itself would be difficult for them.

Faux Pas Intellectual: Many people have seriously goofed just by trying to prove a point that is really no point at all.

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Problem Solver

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

When next you want to point out someone's fault and make a correction, be sure you are not wrong yourself so as to save yourself from the jokes.

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Safety First

Sometimes, expressing genuine concern, such as food safety, when there is no need to be worried might turn out to be a huge ridiculous effort.

Troll Backfired

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

While trying to troll someone else, many have unknowingly trolled themselves and became the joke instead.

Sense of Humour: Zero

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Being uptight about everything may seem cool until a simple joke goes completely unnoticed.

Blind Anger

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Many people have gotten into heated arguments and brawls even over what was not issue in the first place. We hope you don't make these mistakes.

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Weird Innocence

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Sometimes, people may act ridiculous, but they do so very innocently that we wonder if they would even be able to tell how absurd they are if it's pointed out.

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

A Mistake? No?

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Mistakes, especially simple, avoidable ones can really make a smart person appear otherwise. And sometimes, we aren't even sure if some things are mistakes or not.

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Genius (?) Idea!

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

What one person shares as a brilliant idea may after all only turn out to be stupid, especially if the person didn’t think it through well enough.

Busted

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Dumb criminals often turn themselves in unknowingly by some stupid, weird act. This guy just unintentionally admitted to stealing, and we like the reply he got -Pay!

Simple Questions

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

People are rated smart or otherwise by their ability to answer certain questions. However, what happens when someone cannot even answer the most basic questions.

Oops...Goofed!

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Jumping the gun is all too common. Before you post anything out there, be sure your facts are correct.

Felt Hurt

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Sometimes, some people may feel genuinely hurt yet look stupid for it because they really shouldn't be.

Misinterpretation

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

If one cannot interpret simple instructions and request properly, such person would not be able to avoid making a fool of himself/herself.

Who Asked?

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Hopefully These People Are Street Smart ‘Cause They Sure Aren’t Book Smart

Unnecessary information have been one of the biggest blunders ever. When a little bit of totally weird information is added to a piece, one can only but ask the poster, “who asked you?”

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