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  1. roll clip!
    How Much of This Awkward Dating Around Montage Can You Endure?Poor Ben!
  2. Here’s Why Eye Contact Is So Awkward for Some PeopleCertain personality traits can turn one person’s friendly gaze into another’s excruciating stare.
  3. lunch
    Germans Have the Opposite of Sad Desk Lunch, and It’s Basically MandatoryBut is it any better than sad desk lunch? That’s debatable.
  4. How Awkward Are You, Really? Here’s a Quiz That Tells YouTest your conversational skills.
  5. Watch the Exact Moment When Eye Contact Goes From Friendly to WeirdIt happens pretty quickly.
  6. A Brief Guide to Convincing Total Strangers to Do Your BiddingIt’s easier than you probably expect.
  7. If You Have an Awkward Work Problem, This Is the Person to Ask About ItAsk a Manager’s Alison Green is your work therapist.
  8. What Cringing at Your Own Dumb Voice Reveals About YouThe “you” that exists in your own head is often very different from the “you” the world perceives.
  9. awkwardness
    Somebody — Anybody — Give John Goodman a Hug and Tell Him How Great He IsHe tells Howard Stern he doesn’t feel “super A-level.”
  10. gop 2016
    Marco Rubio Wants to Be the Same Kind of Candidate Obama Was in 2008He’s taking on a party elder and promising generational change.
  11. awkwardness
    Why Peter Pan Live! Made You UncomfortableSecondhand awkwardness.
  12. great moments in cable news
    Sean Hannity Sounds Pretty Disappointed That Anthony Weiner Doesn’t Hate HimClearly secret best pals.
  13. awkwardness
    Eminem Had a Joaquin Phoenix Moment on ESPNOr something like that.
  14. awkwardness
    This Is Probably the Worst Wheel of Fortune Choke You’ll Ever SeeMagic wand!
  15. it seemed like a good idea at the time
    DateBritishGuys.com Capitalizes on the Royal Wedding in Its Own Way“The women always want more men.”
  16. awkwardness
    Last Surviving World War I Veteran Apparently Not That Special After AllJohn Boehner and Harry Reid don’t want to give him a public viewing in the Capitol Rotunda. Are they right?
  17. A Form Letter To Your Friends Regarding Their New TV ShowsDear [Friend Name], Hey, [Buddy/Dude/You]. I know we haven’t seen much of each other since you began working on [Show Name], and [Bar Show […]
  18. america's sweetheart
    The Awkwardness of the Palins on OprahIt’s the little moments that make it.
  19. photo op
    Kirsten Gillibrand and Harold Ford Jr. Forced to Stand Next to Each OtherOh God, oh God, so awkward.
  20. it seemed like a good idea at the time
    Speed-Dating With MorrisseyLast night, 60 of the most awkward people in New York convened for Heaven Knows I’m Miserable Now, a Smiths-themed speed-dating event at Black Rabbit in Greenpoint.
  21. early and awkward
    Roland Burris Turned Away From SenateRod Blagojevich’s contested nominee to replace Barack Obama in the Senate didn’t quite get there.