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#Awkward

# awkward - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Forbes journalist apologises for mistakenly saying Michael D Higgins is gay
# Oops
From TheJournal.ie
# Oops

Forbes journalist apologises for mistakenly saying Michael D Higgins is gay

Jul 24th 2013, 9:09 AM 23,168 Views 72 Comments

The journalist has described it as “the worst error” he has ever made.

# awkward - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

11 of the world's most awkward social situations
# Totes Awks
From The Daily Edge
# Totes Awks

11 of the world's most awkward social situations

Jul 23rd 2013, 6:00 PM 62,572 Views 63 Comments

This is where uncomfortable lives.

# awkward - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Steve Nash has probably been involved in better TV interviews
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# Awkward

Steve Nash has probably been involved in better TV interviews

Jul 21st 2013, 10:37 AM 4,570 Views 5 Comments

This is just car crash TV from start to finish.

# awkward - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Japanese officials mistakenly use public settings on Google Groups
# Awkward
From TheJournal.ie
# Awkward

Japanese officials mistakenly use public settings on Google Groups

Jul 10th 2013, 12:52 PM 9,224 Views 4 Comments

The wrong privacy settings allowed anyone to see internal government memos.

# awkward - Thursday 27 June, 2013

This is definitely the most embarrassing voicemail you'll hear today
# Whalemail
From The Daily Edge
# Whalemail

This is definitely the most embarrassing voicemail you'll hear today

Jun 27th 2013, 11:17 AM 3,770 Views 6 Comments

When the whale voice comes in you may lose it.

# awkward - Saturday 22 June, 2013

How to pull the ripcord on the worst conversations ever
# Shut Up
From The Daily Edge
# Shut Up

How to pull the ripcord on the worst conversations ever

Jun 22nd 2013, 9:30 AM 18,963 Views 31 Comments

You will never wade blindly through insufferable small talk ever again.

# awkward - Monday 10 June, 2013

This video redefines awkward with just one "adult toy"
# Awkward Alert
From The Daily Edge
# Awkward Alert

This video redefines awkward with just one "adult toy"

Jun 10th 2013, 12:44 PM 2,794 Views 1 Comment

This man really has no idea what he’s doing.

# awkward - Thursday 30 May, 2013

VIDEO: Rory Best doesn't know the name of the Lions coach
# Awkward
# Awkward

VIDEO: Rory Best doesn't know the name of the Lions coach

May 30th 2013, 7:45 PM 4,965 Views 1 Comment

Warren Gatland will not be impressed by the Ireland player’s failure to identify him in Question of Sport.

# awkward - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

15 tragically lost battles with autocorrect
# Awkward
From The Daily Edge
# Awkward

15 tragically lost battles with autocorrect

May 29th 2013, 8:30 PM 76,357 Views 43 Comments

It is a worthy foe.

Girl gets name changed to "Masturbate" in school yearbook
# Morto Moment
From The Daily Edge
# Morto Moment

Girl gets name changed to "Masturbate" in school yearbook

May 29th 2013, 10:31 AM 8,027 Views 1 Comment

She is really, really sound about it though.

# awkward - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Cole blanks media despite captain's honour
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Cole blanks media despite captain's honour

May 28th 2013, 8:30 PM 3,168 Views 6 Comments

This evening’s events ultimately constituted a comedy caper that only England could generate.

# awkward - Saturday 18 May, 2013

If Ireland actually won the Eurovision, would we have anywhere to hold it?
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From TheJournal.ie
# Awkward

If Ireland actually won the Eurovision, would we have anywhere to hold it?

May 18th 2013, 8:15 AM 19,958 Views 55 Comments

Even if we don’t win tonight, we’ve been doing better in recent years – but could Ireland handle the Eurovision now that it’s gotten so much bigger?

# awkward - Thursday 16 May, 2013

11 reasons being in a lift is the most awkward thing ever
# Lift Trauma
From The Daily Edge
# Lift Trauma

11 reasons being in a lift is the most awkward thing ever

May 16th 2013, 10:30 PM 12,122 Views 10 Comments

Being in a lift is just dreadful.

# awkward - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

An American sports pundit farted on ESPN this morning*
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An American sports pundit farted on ESPN this morning*

May 15th 2013, 11:00 PM 2,727 Views 2 Comments

*Allegedly.

# awkward - Saturday 20 April, 2013

The 6 most hated items of clothing on the internet
# Clothing Crisis
From The Daily Edge
# Clothing Crisis

The 6 most hated items of clothing on the internet

Apr 20th 2013, 12:00 PM 30,431 Views 56 Comments

You’ll be throwing your crocs and leggings out in mere seconds.

# awkward - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

This man laughing without smiling will make you uncomfortable
# Awkward
From The Daily Edge
# Awkward

This man laughing without smiling will make you uncomfortable

Apr 16th 2013, 1:48 PM 1,493 Views 0 Comments

Disturbing.

# awkward - Friday 12 April, 2013

12 social media mishaps we want to bury forever
# Delete Delete Delete
From The Daily Edge
# Delete Delete Delete

12 social media mishaps we want to bury forever

Apr 12th 2013, 6:00 PM 32,631 Views 31 Comments

We just want to forget these things. Honestly.

# awkward - Saturday 30 March, 2013

9 things you've probably bought but never used
# We've All Done It
From The Daily Edge
# We've All Done It

9 things you've probably bought but never used

Mar 30th 2013, 6:00 PM 41,486 Views 84 Comments

You definitely own at least three of these.

# awkward - Thursday 21 March, 2013

9 of the most mortifying moments you'll ever know
# Worse Than Death
From The Daily Edge
# Worse Than Death

9 of the most mortifying moments you'll ever know

Mar 21st 2013, 10:00 PM 36,378 Views 137 Comments

When you want to die inside.

Awkward Chatbot basically sums up all your online conversations
# Awkward
From The Daily Edge
# Awkward

Awkward Chatbot basically sums up all your online conversations

Mar 21st 2013, 10:06 AM 1,929 Views 1 Comment

It’s like looking in an “online chat” mirror.

# awkward - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

VIDEO: Mila Kunis talks Jägerbombs with nervous interviewer
# MILA IS AMAZING
From The Daily Edge
# MILA IS AMAZING

VIDEO: Mila Kunis talks Jägerbombs with nervous interviewer

Mar 5th 2013, 10:39 AM 6,745 Views 10 Comments

She happily talks drinking, football and other lad related things.

# awkward - Monday 4 March, 2013

VIDEO: Boy tries to pick up ladies with pop lyrics. Fails miserably.
# Awkward
From The Daily Edge
# Awkward

VIDEO: Boy tries to pick up ladies with pop lyrics. Fails miserably.

Mar 4th 2013, 9:58 AM 1,105 Views 0 Comments

Pop music could help you find love. Probably.

# awkward - Monday 25 February, 2013

This is the most awkward TV moment you'll see today
# Burn
From The Daily Edge
# Burn

This is the most awkward TV moment you'll see today

Feb 25th 2013, 10:36 AM 6,134 Views 0 Comments

50 Cent trying to kiss a TV reporter; failing.

# awkward - Sunday 24 February, 2013

The awkward way people flirt on dating app Tinder
# Totes Awks
From TheJournal.ie
# Totes Awks

The awkward way people flirt on dating app Tinder

Feb 24th 2013, 9:45 AM 32,248 Views 25 Comments

“I can’t help but stare.” Please don’t.

# awkward - Sunday 10 February, 2013

VIDEO: Aston Villa prevail despite Weimann’s shocking miss
# Awkward
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VIDEO: Aston Villa prevail despite Weimann’s shocking miss

Feb 10th 2013, 3:50 PM 3,336 Views 0 Comments

Charles N’Zogbia helped the hosts beat West Ham 2-0 in the Premier League today.

# awkward - Wednesday 2 January, 2013

Martin McGuinness appointed Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead
# Steward And Bailiff
From TheJournal.ie
# Steward And Bailiff

Martin McGuinness appointed Steward and Bailiff of the Manor of Northstead

Jan 2nd 2013, 5:08 PM 15,144 Views 84 Comments

An ancient British law requires resigning MPs to apply for a paid office of the British Crown in order to officially resign as James Martin Pacelli McGuinness, to give him his full name, said he would be doing earlier this week.

# awkward - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

ELECTION BREAK! 10 horribly awkward moments
# Take A Break
From The Daily Edge
# Take A Break

ELECTION BREAK! 10 horribly awkward moments

Nov 6th 2012, 8:30 PM 12,489 Views 3 Comments

Watch this for a break from swing states and electoral collage votes, if you dare.

# awkward - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Trapattoni decision: A look at John Delaney's text messages today* (*may not be real)
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Trapattoni decision: A look at John Delaney's text messages today* (*may not be real)

Oct 18th 2012, 4:08 PM 4,116 Views 1 Comment

The manager’s going nowhere for now.

# awkward - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Video: Charlie Bird meets Curb Your Enthusiam in hilarious mashup
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From The Daily Edge
# Awkward

Video: Charlie Bird meets Curb Your Enthusiam in hilarious mashup

Oct 10th 2012, 11:24 AM 4,897 Views 6 Comments

Prepare to cringe.

# awkward - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Videos: 8 examples of how Irish politics is just like The Thick of It
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From TheJournal.ie
# Awkward

Videos: 8 examples of how Irish politics is just like The Thick of It

Sep 29th 2012, 6:00 PM 10,772 Views 23 Comments

And one Irish political saga that is just too bizarre even for a plotline on the British political sitcom….

# awkward - Friday 14 September, 2012

Woman finds ex-boyfriend living in her attic
# Not Ok
From The Daily Edge
# Not Ok

Woman finds ex-boyfriend living in her attic

Sep 14th 2012, 10:31 AM 27,686 Views 32 Comments

The man, who had recently been released from jail, could see into her bedroom through air vents.

# awkward - Saturday 8 September, 2012

Trap gives McClean dressing down in front of players over Twitter outburst
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Trap gives McClean dressing down in front of players over Twitter outburst

Sep 8th 2012, 7:46 PM 3,438 Views 27 Comments

Meanwhile, Robbie Keane, Darren O’Dea, John O’Shea, Glenn Whelan and Jon Walters have all been allowed to return to their clubs ahead of Tuesday’s friendly.

# awkward - Sunday 2 September, 2012

In pics, videos: the 12 most awkward greetings of world leaders
# Totes Awks
From The Daily Edge
# Totes Awks

In pics, videos: the 12 most awkward greetings of world leaders

Sep 2nd 2012, 8:45 AM 17,350 Views 10 Comments

It’s going to take a lot of diplomacy to smooth these over…

# awkward - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Here's your unfortunate Premier League image of the day
# Awkward
# Awkward

Here's your unfortunate Premier League image of the day

Aug 26th 2012, 7:31 PM 3,114 Views 6 Comments

Aleksandar Kolarov was caught in a rather embarrassing position during today’s game between Liverpool and Man City.

# awkward - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

The Morning Score: Wednesday
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The Morning Score: Wednesday

May 30th 2012, 9:33 AM 302 Views 0 Comments

Five sporting stories that will thrill, enthrall, shock, excite and inform in equal measure.

# awkward - Thursday 26 April, 2012

43 days to Euro 2012: 'We're in This Together'
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43 days to Euro 2012: 'We're in This Together'

Apr 26th 2012, 2:30 PM 498 Views 0 Comments

Mick Hucknall took to the hallowed turf of Wembley in a bid to win over a hostile audience at Euro 96. His efforts proved in vain.

# awkward - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Fez calls fix: Ulster flanker backs down after Twitter blast
# Twitter Wars
# Twitter Wars

Fez calls fix: Ulster flanker backs down after Twitter blast

Apr 15th 2012, 1:52 PM 2,201 Views 1 Comment

Stephen Ferris’ itchy Twitter finger got him in a little trouble today…

# awkward - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

London Olympic volunteers made to answer 'delicate' questions
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London Olympic volunteers made to answer 'delicate' questions

Mar 7th 2012, 11:25 AM 745 Views 1 Comment

Prospective volunteers for this summer’s event are required to undergo ‘sensitivity training’ ahead of its commencement.

# awkward - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Video: Finnish president's husband caught checking out Danish princess's cleavage
# Awkward
From The Daily Edge
# Awkward

Video: Finnish president's husband caught checking out Danish princess's cleavage

Feb 22nd 2012, 8:53 PM 17,819 Views 28 Comments

Busted.

Personal info of YouPorn chat service users compromised, says company
# Data Breach
From TheJournal.ie
# Data Breach

Personal info of YouPorn chat service users compromised, says company

Feb 22nd 2012, 7:34 PM 14,349 Views 35 Comments

It is not clear how many people were potentially affected by the breach of the chat service affiliated to the popular pornography website.