With the Twitter hashtag IFailedToGetThatJob, South Africans proved their sense of humour and wonderful ability to find humour in just about anything.
Currently the unemployment rate in SA stands at 26,6% and things look dire for new graduates. Unemployment is still one of South Africa's biggest problems, but as South Africans we try to make the best of what we have, or don't have.
People have shared their experiences with 'not getting that job' on social media and some of them were hilarious.
Some expectations are just too high!
Some jobs don't even look legit:
Paying for a job is definitely not legit:
Apparently the honest answer is not always the right answer:
While we all hope that the unemployment problems will be addressed and effectively resolved, it is a sign of a country with a healthy spirit when we can still find ways to laugh about our problems.
Watch the Animated Joke: Lady In a Grocery Shop and other videos on Briefly South Africa's very own YouTube channel.
Do you have a funny "I Failed To Get That Job" story to share with us? Let us know on our Facebook page and we could share your experience.