There are billions of websites on the Internet, but you have to admit that 90% of them are crap. Sometimes, though, if you manage to sift through the countless sites about cats, porn and memes you may find some hidden gems out there.
Some that are funny, quite informative and even useful. If you are on your lunch break or bored and have 5 minutes (or 5 hours) to spare then check out these quick fixes. Here are 26 totally random time-wasting sites.
1. You’re Getting Old!
Do you think time is catching up with you? Perhaps it’s already overtaken you and left you in the dust. Do the years seem to be going ridiculously quickly now? There’s a reason for it. You’re getting old.
This site calculates exactly how many days you have been on the Earth, how many times your heart has beat and loads of interesting information since you were born.
2. Death By Caffeine
This site by Caffeineinformer.com calculates just how much of your favourite energy drink, soda, or caffeinated food would it take to kill you?
Play your favourite old Super Nintendo games on your browser. Warning this is a serious time waster!
Embark on a journey that takes you all over the world. From the most desolate roads in Australia to the busy, bustling streets of New York City.
The site drops you in 5 locations somewhere in the world via Google Maps and you have to guess where you are.
5. Hacker Typer
Make people believe you are a hacker just by mashing your digits on the keyboard (just like in the movies!)
6. Pointer Pointer
Now this is a random site. The site generates a photo with somebody pointing at exactly where your mouse pointer is on the screen.
7. Blah Therapy
Experience the rewards of venting to a stranger or lending an ear. I only went on this site to research for this post, but was suckered into being a shrink for an hour to a random stranger.
8. Strip Generator
How about creating your own comic strip for FREE? Well this site makes it easy in just a few minutes.
9. Kanye Zone
Try and stop Kanye West’s ego getting out of control by stopping him getting into his zone.
Street art turned into cool animated GIFs.
Ever wanted to be Daft Punk. Well now you can… on your web browser!
12. How Many People Are in Space Right Now?
If you have ever wondered how many people are right above you in space right now, then now you can. This site tells you all the names and how many days they have been up there too!
13. Ads Libitum
See todays celebrity icons in retro vintage adverts.
14. What the F#@k Should I Make For Dinner?
Stuck for ideas on what to make for tonight’s dinner? Let this site suggest some dish ideas.
16. The Nicest Place on the Internet
If ever you feel down then you should head over to this place and get a hug. Full of random first person hug videos to brighten up your day.
Create your own music in seconds with this fun music producing site.
If you have ever been watching a movie and had to dash to the toilet and ended up missing the best part of the movie? Then worry no more! This site will tell you exactly when the best time is to run for a pee!
19. Do Nothing For 2 Minutes
In this age of the Internet and information overload it’s hard to just get a chance to sit back and relax and just do nothing. See if you can sit back and relax for 2 minutes without moving your mouse or touching the keyboard while listening to the sound of crashing waves and looking at a beautiful sunset.
20. Spinning 3D Pornhub Comments
This site is as random as they come… People’s comments on Pornhub videos in all their bad English and grammar.
21. 10 Minute Mail
There is nothing worse than getting spam email on your personal email addresses. This handy site allows you to create an email address that will expire in 10 minutes so you don’t have to give your real email address out.
22. Fake Name Generator
Although this sounds shady as f*#k this site allows you to generate a fake name and identity in seconds.
23. Supporting Actor R2-D2
If R2-D2 co-starred in all movies ever made!
Think of any character and this Magic Genie will try to guess the right answer. It actually works as well!
25. Flip Text
˙ɹǝɥʇɹnɟ ou ʞooן uǝɥʇ ˙buıʎouuɐ sɐ ʇsnظ ǝq oʇ pǝʇuɐʍ noʎ ʇɥbnoɥʇ puɐ ʇxǝʇ uʍop ǝpısdn ǝsn sǝʇıs ɐıpǝɯ ןɐıɔos uo ǝןdoǝd uǝǝs ɹǝʌǝ ǝʌɐɥ noʎ ɟı
26. People Holding Baby Nic Cage
Now this is a creepy site that may give you nightmares… Photos of Nic Cage’s head superimposed onto babies.
There…. You will never have any free time available again!