The shower isn’t just a place to sing. Separated from our cellphones, standing under running water often allows people’s minds to run free.

Reddit has an entire “Shower Thoughts” subreddit dedicated to “the miniature epiphanies you have that highlight the oddities within the familiar.” In honor of those weird, wonderful and sometimes profound musings, here are some of the best posts from the last week:


  • The Most Profound ‘Shower Thoughts’ On Reddit This Week
  • You Never Realize How Many Shortcuts A Computer Has Until A Cat Sits On The Keyboard
  • 'If Animals Could Speak We'd Probably Eat A Lot Less Of Them'
  • 'The Internet Is The Only Place We Simultaneously Desire Fame And Anonymity'