There are few things in life potentially more awkward than smooching your boyfriend or girlfriend while everyone you know is watching. But that's exactly what society asks from brides and grooms -- to make promises of forever in front of a room full of people, then seal those vows with a kiss.
Given the pressure, it's no wonder those kisses sometimes turn out a little... awkward. Besides, who has time to plan a lip lock between dress fittings, meetings with the caterer and seating-chart meltdowns?
But in 2011, there were five couples who would have done well to set aside some time to plan their wedding day smooch. Click through the slideshow below to see who topped the list of this year's most awkward wedding kisses.