Humor Web Humor 25 Hilarious Knock Off Brands That Aren't Fooling Anyone "Looks Just Like the Real Thing!" Said No One, Ever Share PINTEREST Email Print Via Reddit Humor Memes Holiday Humor By Beverly Jenkins Beverly Jenkins Beverly Jenkins is a humor and pop culture writer. She has published three web humor books and six calendars, including You Had One Job! and Photobombed. Learn about our Editorial Process Updated on 11/30/19 If there is one universal truth in retail, it's that for every wonderful product on the market there are bound to be several terrible knock off brands attempting to fool people into parting ways with their hard-earned cash. Sometimes these knock off brands are obvious at first glance; other times you won't even notice that you're wearing a cheap imitation until you wear it out and about in public. Online, people love to mock these badly made knock off brands every chance they get. Reddit has several subreddits where millions of subscribers share and laugh over the best and weirdest knock off brands on the market. Here's a small sampling of the best of the worst. 01 of 25 Dragons Have Tattoos Now? Via Reddit Not to be mistaken for Stieg Larsson's novel "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo...." We're definitely intrigued by the concept of a dragon with a girl tattoo, however. Not gonna lie. 02 of 25 A L A N Via Reddit Well, you can't really argue with that logic, but what does Alan have to do with anything? 03 of 25 I'm More of a Nut Novice Myself Via Reddit It's a chocolate spread made from nuts, okay? Obviously not based on any other chocolate spread made from nuts that rhymes with nut-ella. 04 of 25 It's Fine as Long as Your Name Is Mike Via Reddit Who is this Mike and why do I have his glove? 05 of 25 It's... Mario? Via Reddit Australian Mario is having a bit of an identity crisis. Is he a koala or is he a video game icon? The world may never know. 06 of 25 This Polo Pony Is Showing the Rider Who's Boss Via Reddit The game would be sooo much more interesting if this was actually how it's played. 07 of 25 What, No "Mooncraft?" Via Reddit Wonder if KIKA comes out with a pricey update (that doesn't actually update anything) every single year like FIFA does. 08 of 25 So Close, Yet So Far Away Via Reddit Adomino? Guess it's better than abominable, though likely less apt. 09 of 25 THM Doesn't Have the Same Ring as "EMS" Via Reddit Prediction: You'll realize the THM quality isn't quite up to snuff the second you actually get out on a "huge mountain" and discover you're wearing a glorified garbage bag instead of Gore-Tex. 10 of 25 Freddy Who? Via Reddit You might remember this character from the popular "Bad Dreams on Pine Street" series. 11 of 25 At Least They're Honest Via Reddit Yep, these are phonies alright. No doubt about it. 12 of 25 Gimme a Break, Gimme a Break... Via Reddit Break me off a piece of that KAT KOT bar! 13 of 25 Picked These Up at the Butcher shop Via Reddit Why spend all that money on Beats By Dre when you could have Meats by Dr. Dre? 14 of 25 Once Again, They're Not Wrong Via Reddit He looks a little bit old to be a lad, but still. We'd still wear this Halloween costume. 15 of 25 Dear Disney, Please Don't Sue Us Via Reddit Hopefully this knock off version is not as depressing as the original "Up." 16 of 25 Just Keep Swimming... Very Fast in the Other Direction Via Reddit No wonder Dory was so difficult to find.... Her family looks terrifying. 17 of 25 Who Cares What You Think? Via Reddit "Well, I think it tastes like butter, but what do I know? I also enjoy eating knock off chocolate nut spread." 18 of 25 That's Not What They're Called Via Reddit If only there was a word or common expression for this "movable stick." Seems like something we should have, doesn't it? 19 of 25 Who Wants Some Yummy pRoNgLeS? Via Reddit "Once you pop, that's great!" (These jokes just write themselves, folks!) 20 of 25 No Copyright Infringement Here, Officer Via Reddit Who wants a nice refreshing Monsoon Dew? 21 of 25 Suck It, Girl Scouts Via Reddit We like our mint cookies thick, thank you very much. 22 of 25 What's a Funny Word for Bending? Via Reddit "'Twister?' Nah, that's silly. I know; let's call this game 'Don't Fall Down.'" 23 of 25 "You Didn't Want a Real Transformer, Did You, Kid?" Via Reddit Transformers are "more than meets the eye," but this? Not so much. 24 of 25 Woody, Is That You? Via Reddit Might be time to lay off the snacks, buddy. 25 of 25 My Little Fashion Horse Via Reddit Even these knock off ponies look concerned about their predicament. Featured Video Sometimes there's no substitute for the real deal, folks! You definitely get what you pay for.