30 of the Most Hilarious Playground Equipment Fails

You know how psychologists are always blaming childhood trauma for everything in your adult life? Well, the list you’re about to see may have just advanced their argument about 50 years. We’ve put together a collection of playground equipment fails that are guaranteed to make you laugh, and trigger traumatic memories of the old monkey bar set from your youth. If you think you escaped your childhood unscathed, think again!
Some of these playground designers must have been totally oblivious to what they were creating, or they thought they’d get in a few laughs. How else do you explain why a children’s slide is shaped exactly like a penis?