A holiday get-together wouldn't be complete without good people, delicious food and, of course, embarrassing family photos to remember the celebration. This July 4th, it's our duty as Americans to smile for the camera while decked out in stars and stripes.

So, courtesy of Awkward Family Photos, here are 11 pictures that are red, white, blue and awkward all over -- plus their hilarious patriotic video above.

You're welcome, America. Happy Birthday.

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  • All-American

  • Guitar Hero

  • Sparkle

  • Stars & Stripes

  • American Bandstand

  • Bucketheads

  • Flagged

  • Married on the Fourth of July

  • Liberty Belle

  • The Eagle's Nest

  • Showdaddy

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