9 Public Proposals Gone Painfully Wrong (VIDEO)

04/24/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Katla McGlynn Senior Comedy & Viral Editor, The Huffington Post

Last Sunday, millions of people celebrated Valentine's Day with their significant others, and some of them even popped the question. Unfortunately, that doesn't always go over well, and even more unfortunately, that sometimes happens in front of thousands of strangers. Maybe you saw the proposal fail at a Rangers game last V-Day, which turned out to be a hoax, but we're pretty sure the following proposals are as real as the pain in the rejected lovers' faces. If you feel bad laughing at their misfortune, just remember that choosing to pop the question in public is a bigger gamble than marriage itself.

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