From a contractor vouching for his cabinet’s sturdiness to a guy showing a police officer how sober he is, these people were brave enough to do whatever it takes in the name of truth.
Nothing is as bitter as people thinking you’re full of it when you know you’re right. And nothing tastes as sweet as proving everyone wrong.
We have compiled a list of some of the most creative ways people proved their rightness, and it’ll prove that sometimes you have to work to earn vindication.
Scroll down to check out the effort it sometimes takes to convince others!
#1 4.5 Years After Being Told By A Team Of Doctors That I’d Probably Never Move Anything Below My Shoulders Again, I Finally Got To Take This Pic
#2 My Wife Was Angry At Me For Buying Such A Huge Cat Tree For Our Blind Cat. “She’s Blind. She Won’t Be Able To Climb That Thing!”. 36 Hours Later
#3 People Think I’m Terrible At Cooking, So When I Offered To Help With Thanksgiving, My Family Said, “Just Cut Vegetables For The Veggie Tray.” Fine. I Made This To Prove My Worth
#4 The Instructors And Other Marines At My Separation Transition Classes Said I Was Way Out Of My League Applying To Princeton. I Just Found Out That I Proved Them Wrong
#5 As A Colorblind Man, I Have Always Been Told I Can Never Solve A Rubik’s Cube. Well I Did. So Suck It
#6 My Grandmother Didn’t Think I Could Handle A Fruit Salad For A Bbq
#7 Girlfriend Is Always Telling Me My Shirts Are The Same Color. I Had To Prove Her Wrong
#8 University Of Central Arkansas Kid Juggles To Prove He’s Not Drunk During Dui Stop
#9 Before I Left For Work, My Girlfriend Said I Was Dressed Like An Old Man. I Didn’t Believe Her Until This Happened
#10 Women In The Arab World Struggle To Feel Free Enough To Travel Alone. I Am A 25-Year-Old Girl From Pakistan, And I Cycled From Muenster To Aachen, Germany To Prove To Every Female Around The World That There Is No One Stopping Them From Achieving Their Dreams
#11 After Months Of Denial And Many Nights On The Couch. I Finally Got The Evidence To Prove To My Wife Why She Sleeps Better Than I Do
#12 This Contractor Got In The Cabinet He Just Built To Prove Its Sturdiness
#13 My Wife Said I Couldn’t Build A Fence Because I’m Not “Handy.” Well I Showed Her… How Good She Is At Reverse Psychology
#14 I Was Arrested At A Protest Wednesday. The Trooper Asked Me What Was In My Pockets. He Didn’t Believe Me
#15 My Friend Told Me He Was Working Security For The Dalai Lama. I Didn’t Believe Him Until He Posted This On His Facebook
#16 My Boyfriend Doesn’t Believe That His Cat Bullies Mine
#17 Spent 30 Mins Looking Through The Trash For This Packet To Prove To My Girl The Corner Wasn’t From A Condom Wrapper
#18 Korean Students Make A Raft Out Of Potato Chip Bags To Prove They Have Too Much Air In Them
#19 Told The Wife The Floor Was Gross And Needed Cleaning. Told Her I Was Willing To Do It. She Said We Don’t Need To. Clean Half She Said And Let’s See The Difference. Mission Accomplished (We Don’t Have Tiled Floors)
#20 No One Believes Me, But My Son Did In Fact Hold His Head Up Less Than 5 Minutes After Being Born
#21 Told Not Just By My Wife, But Several People This Idea Would Never Work. Sold Three Books In Two Hours