We love our parents, we do, but sometimes there's a learning curve on certain technologies and it takes them a bit longer to master what's going on. Take cell phones, for instance. Texting is a relatively new concept, and unless you grew up with instant messaging, you might not understand exactly what it's for.

"When Parents Text" is a single topic tumblr that allows people to submit goofy texts they get from their parents and then rate how funny they are. Think FML meets My Parents Were Awesome. I've collected a couple of my faves below.