Category Archives: This is Awkward

Funny things from the internet, or that readers have received.

Thrift Store Antics

I was at a thrift store in Hollywood this past week that is known for having cool, old movie signs, props and all things funky and weird for sale. When I arrived there was a group of guys picking out … Continue reading

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Couple Has Sex in Yankee Stadium Bathroom

To the couple who had sex on a public toilet in a Yankee Stadium men’s restroom: IS THERE A MORE DISGUSTING PLACE TO HAVE SEX? Good LORD.

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Gas Station Pick Up

I was an intern at a law firm this summer and on my way to work I stopped at a gas station. I was wearing a button-up white shirt, black skirt and black flats…not looking that good. But a gas … Continue reading

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Total Tightwad

Dear SFAR, I really want to share this story with someone, but I’d rather not do so with anyone who knows my ex partner. He had an amazing knack of ducking out of paying his end of bills, forgetting his … Continue reading

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Welcome to my Basement (Don’t Try this at Home)

Below is a conversation with a friend about a date I went on recently. Me: Want to hear about my most recent date? Bryan: Of course. You see the most colorful characters. Me: So, I finally went out with the … Continue reading

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Ultra Death, Ultra Uncomfortable

After work one day, I was over at this guy’s apartment.  We were dating for a while at this point.  As we talked about our days, the guy started unpacking his bag and took out a ziplock back containing hot … Continue reading

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Man Serenading Cat Reaffirms Why this Website Exists

This video pretty much captures why we created this website. A man, drunk, rolling on the ground singing “Kiss from a Rose” to his cat. There are so many things wrong with this video, including the fact that he obviously … Continue reading

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Badoo? Badon’t…

Check out this ad for dating site Badoo.com: “Catch crumbs in your mouth??” Ummmmmm. These ads make me not want to meet anyone who’s on Badoo.com!  Advertising fail. SFAR

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The Nation’s Capital of Awkwardness

On a 3-day business trip I became chummy with a heavy-set guy who worked in our company’s office in Washington, DC, where my work meetings were being held. We hung out a couple of nights over drinks which culminated in … Continue reading

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An Italian Close Call

One time I was in Italy with my family for a wedding. It was a happy occasion in one of the most gorgeous settings in the world- the Tuscan countryside. At the wedding I spotted a really cute guy who … Continue reading

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