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Sad Devil - Behind The Awkwardness

Sad Devil

“This is my best friend on Halloween when she was about ten. She was NOT happy with her mother’s choice of costume for her, and apparently, the make-up job was sub-par as well because it looked, as she wailed with indignance, “It looks like I’m crying blood!”

(submitted by Haley)

First Communion - Behind The Awkwardness

First Communion

“In 1987, I began the current trend of Duck Lips to my mother’s disgust and my grandmother’s sheer amazement.”

(submitted by Adam)

The New Doo - Babies

The New Doo

“This is a picture of me and my mom in 1985. Obviously my mom’s hair was perfectly coiffed, and I don’t look too pleased with it…”

(submitted by Erika)

Black & White - Grandparents

Black & White

You’re never too old to get in the game.

(submitted by Jodi)

Recreating The Awkwardness - Recreations

Recreating The Awkwardness

“Taken in 1992 in my grandparents driveway. Almost 21 years later same house, better car.”

(submitted by Maryn)

Tinkerbell - Babies

Tinkerbell

Me: “Honey, I don’t think she can hold herself up on that pumpkin.”

Husband: “You just take the picture. I promise I’ll make sure she doesn’t fall.”

(submitted by Renie)

Pepto Rally - AFP Hall Of Fame

Pepto Rally

“This was my dad’s idea to dress in all pink. If you look closely you can see I have a black eye, and my brother’s rocking those sweet sweet shorts!”

(submitted by Katie)

The Reaper 2 - Halloween

The Reaper 2

One of these is a costume. One is not.

(submitted by Twyla)

Garbage Pail Kids - Behind The Awkwardness

Garbage Pail Kids

“My mom said she was dressing us up as “The California Raisins.” As I look back on this photo and share it with friends, I really think she was dressing us up as two turds.”

(submitted by Brandi)

Our Little Pumpkin - Halloween

Our Little Pumpkin

Store-bought is overrated.

(submitted by Ashley)