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Flaunting Being Uncomfortable, From Family Photos to Feline Piani

 - Aug 5, 2009   Updated: Mar 28 2011
Sometimes the mood of a room gets to a state of discomfort or awkwardness and those tend to become the most humourous of times.

These abnormally awkward adventures highlight those who look awkward, feel awkward or are just plain awkward! Try to keep a straight face while checking out these 12 awkward adventures and try not to get too uncomfortable.

Implications - The rise of geek culture has made feelings of awkwardness and ungainliness culturally acceptable; similarly, the mass adoption of the Internet has facilitated the viral spread of awkward photos from the past. By sharing such intimate snapshots of their childhood, Internet users are able to bond over universal feelings of self-consciousness, angst and inelegance.