There are a lot of things that can scare the soul out of your body. Imagine that you just woke up in the middle of the night because you had to pee or had to get a drink. However, just as you get out of your bed, you see a figure in the dark. Things can escalate quite quickly and you might even start to look for a weapon to deal with the intruder in your house. However, once you start seeing things clearly, you will notice that it is just a reflection of your own body in the mirror or the glass window. Something similar has happened with all these people who were terrified because they saw something quite innocent but scary.

The Ghost Baby In The Crib

“I was so freaked out, I barely slept. I even tried creeping in there with a flashlight while my son was sleeping. Well, this morning I go to investigate a bit further. It turns out my husband just forgot to put the mattress protector on when he changed the sheets. I could kill him.”

The Dog Sawed In Half

When you look at this picture, you will also wonder what is wrong with this picture. It seems like the dog has been sawed off in half but upon a closer look, you realize that it is just a dog and a log.

Fire In The House

Before you reach out to your phone and start calling the authorities, take a moment and notice the picture. There is no fire in the house but it is just a reflection of a fiery sunset in the window.

Ghoul In The Machine

This scared the owner of the house and it almost made him pee his pants. The hands look to be coming out of the dryer but the situation was completely different. The owner’s wife had put out her gloves to dry on the dryer.

Coming Home To Your Pet

When you come home to your pet, this is the last sight that you would want to see. It would send you in panic and you will start to question every decision that you made before you saw your cat lying like this. However, upon closer inspection, it was found to be paprika.

A Visit From Smeagol

This is quite a classic prank to play on everyone. All you need is a picture of the Gollum from the Lord of the Rings and stick it on the outer rearview mirror of your car.

The Eye In The Skull

At first glance, it looks to be that the skull has somehow developed an eye to see the world. However, it was found to be a snail that was residing inside the skull.

Burying The Bone

Imagine that you just came home and see this in your living room. You would be scared out of your wits until you realize that it is just a prosthetic stuck in a shoe.

The Sleeping Position

You could never tell the difference between if this mouse was dead or if it was asleep. The owner has the same problem and has repeatedly gotten scared when the mouse was just asleep.

Hung By The Neck

“Housemate was drying his fishing waders. almost had to add the pants I was wearing to the laundry pile I was carrying after I opened the door.”

Anxiety Filled Shopping Experience

The fashion industry has developed quite a lot and the mannequins are almost life-like. This scare came when a bald person was standing quite still among some mannequins and when he suddenly moved, the people around him had quite the shock.

Scared For Your Grandparents

You have to admit that our grandparents are quite fragile and you are always worrying about their health. This was one such user as well who was quite worried and scared when he saw his grandmother laying like this on the bed. Turns out, she was taking a nap.

New Nightmares

This was the source of new nightmares for the users. In reality, they were just new emergency lights that were installed in the house.

Out In The Middle Of The Night

“Son woke us up around 3 AM to tell us some guy was on our porch with a stick. After almost dying of a heart attack, we realized it was the paper delivery guy. With a branch. Trying to retrieve a mis-thrown paper from our roof while looking [friggin] terrifying.”

Going Inside

“My aunt got her dog groomed. The Groomer only has half of his right arm. It looks like he’s elbow deep into the dog and it freaked me out when I first saw the picture.”

The Clown Makes An Appearance

There are many coincidences where images appear to be formed in the middle of various food items. However, the clown was quite a scary figure around the world and people would freak out seeing the clown anywhere in their lives. So, when two bacon slices joined up to form the image of an evil clown, people clutched their hearts in shock.


Cats are known for being evil and cute at the same time. However, when you are just relaxing in your room, the last thing that you would want to see is your cat’s head sticking out of the roof like a scene out of a horror movie.


“I bought my wife (who’s a professional photographer) a thermos in the shape of a camera lens. It always gives me a mini heart attack when I see it like this.”

Babies Are Scary

“My cousin woke up in the middle of the night, randomly looked at the baby monitor and saw this. She said it scared the hell out of her.”

Teddy Bears In The Back

“I didn’t realize my wife left the kids’ presents in the car until I checked the rearview mirror.”

Mini Heart Attack

It is always scary when you see a snake in your house. Imagine you just walked into your room and saw this on the floor. You would have a mini heart attack before you realize that it is just a belt.

New Species?

Hiking always has its risks but you would have never thought that you would see something like this. It looks like a large spider is about to attack you. However, it is just a bone from an ancient whale.

Baby Has Looks

This is an ultrasound of a baby but it looks to be so much more. The fetus seems to have the face of an adult and it is outright scary and creepy. But, in fact, it is not the baby’s face at all but just the lining of the uterus.

Crime Scene In School

This looks like to be the scene of a violent crime. You would not want to go near it, scared that you might tamper with the evidence. However, you need not worry since it is just a scene of someone having spilt their smoothie all over the desk.


This baby’s mother put him to be in his Halloween onesie and did not think much about it. However, when she woke up at 2 AM and checked the baby monitor, she had a mini heart attack.

Mannequins Getting Out Of Hand

This is from a store in New York City and coming across it can scare almost anyone. After all, you would not expect a mannequin as tall as this one in a store. It is a piece of art.


“My wife had a mini heart attack as we drove past this house. Nobody lives there.” If you are still searching for the scary thing in this picture, look in the windows.

Not Cool Windows!

This could be quite a serious thing and Windows should not have made a joke like this. We are always concerned with our privacy and seeing this notification is really scary.

The Evil Nun

Walking around the house in the dark can be quite difficult and scary. Take this for example. You would have peed your pants if you saw this in your house. The same happened with the person who posted the picture and it turned out to be his jacket.

Intruder Alert!

“Sister just freaked out, she thought someone was in her flat. It was just some clothes hanging up in front of the window.”