We were excited to have pop singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran help us out with this list about otters. Unfortunately, he kind of struggled with it.


1. Looking really Great, Otter!

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Not a bad start here, especially since Ed clearly has never written one of these lists before. The caption is pretty generic and somewhat oddly capitalized, but at least it’s a cute picture of an otter. Unfortunately, it basically goes downhill from here.


2. Sleepin’ and floting

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Ed had a good idea here, but it’s hard to ignore the obvious spelling error. It’s just such an easily avoidable mistake. Solid photo though.


3. Having a blast!

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So, that’s actually a picture of a vole, not an otter. We know they look similar, but come on, Ed.


4. Otter is a common name for a carnivorous mammal in the subfamily Lutrinae.

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This photo is just a photo of a river. To be fair, this is technically where otters live, but it clearly doesn’t work for a list promising fluffy otters. Also, this caption is just the first sentence from the Wikipedia page for “Otter.”


5. The king!

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This caption is baffling, but more importantly, Ed didn’t even bother to take the stock photo label off this one.


6. Catch the train to fluffy town!

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Well, for this one, he just included a photo of himself. Honestly, it’s kind of perplexing how a functional human could screw this up so bad.


4. check this one out!

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Wait, why did we go back to number 4?


8. time 4 slime

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Presumably, Ed is referring to the otter’s slicked-back fur? Hopefully he realizes that slime and water are different things, but at this point, there’s no telling what’s going through the mind of Ed Sheeran.


9. The cutest

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Look, we’re very sorry. We really thought that Ed would do a better job than this.


10. Otter.

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Thanks for nothing, Ed.