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Ant Man

Ant Man - Christmas

“This portrait was taken at my family’s 2010 Christmas celebration, when we gathered from all over the USA. The guy in the ant costume is my husband. Respecting the industriousness and work ethic of the European Wood Ant, he believes everyone should emulate ants for the forthcoming year. He is the only person I know who celebrates this way.”

(submitted by Nan)

In Christmas • December 22nd, 2016 • Comments Off on Ant Man

11 Creative, Hilarious Christmas Cards

11 Creative, Hilarious Christmas Cards - Awkward Galleries

Two Canadian couples have made a tradition of sending over-the-top awkward Christmas photos to their families and friends. Camilla Singh & Walter Willems, and Robyn & Mark Sprott–had never met before curator Christina Zeidler discovered them and arranged their favorites into an exhibit opening December 30th at the Gladstone Hotel. The exhibit, titled This Is Us, features over two dozen of the families’ send-ups of the classic holiday greeting card.

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In Awkward Galleries • December 22nd, 2016 • Comments Off on 11 Creative, Hilarious Christmas Cards

Side Eyes

Side Eyes - Family Portrait

“This was a photo from the 1970s of my parents, aunts, uncles, and little sister. All wearing flannel, all looking off to the side except for one of us.”

(submitted by Steve)

In Family Portrait • December 20th, 2016 • Comments Off on Side Eyes

White Christmas

White Christmas - Babies

“This is my children’s first Christmas photo.”

(via source and Lauren Ashley Photography)

In Babies • December 19th, 2016 • Comments Off on White Christmas

Thirtysomething

Thirtysomething - Babies

“I don’t know what’s more awkward–how much I look like a boy, my Mom’s giant glasses, or Dad’s hideous sweater.”

(submitted by Sam)

In Babies • December 14th, 2016 • Comments Off on Thirtysomething

You Can’t Even Tell

You Can’t Even Tell - Christmas

“Our Christmas card in 2007. Stephanie is Photoshopped in, as she was in Peru.”

(submitted by Amanda)

In Christmas • December 14th, 2016 • 1 Comment »

‘Tis The Season For Creativity

‘Tis The Season For Creativity - Christmas

“Every year I force my kids to take a non-traditional holiday photo. Thankfully my husband, who is a photographer, goes along with my crazy ideas. We are originally from California and just moved to Texas, so this year’s photo had to represent that.”

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(submitted by Nicole)

In Christmas • December 14th, 2016 • 2 Comments »
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