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The Science Of Awkwardness

U.S. News & World Report | Erin Schumaker | Posted 12.30.2015 | Healthy Living

First, Molly bumped into her ex-boyfriend at a party. Then, his friends started joking loudly about her. Cue the cringe. When Arnold attended a debate...

Kobe's New Teammates Were Asked If They'd Heard From Him, And Their Answer Was Priceless

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 07.22.2015 | Sports

A video posted by Dave McMenamin (@davemcten) on Jul 22, 2015 at 11:29am PDT So there are some new Lakers in Los Angeles -- Roy Hibbert, Lou Willia...

21 Ways to Overcome Networking Awkwardness

| Andrew Griffiths | Posted 02.26.2015 | Small Business

For many people, the thought of going to a networking event is akin to getting a tooth pulled. They know they have to do it, but the prospect of stand...

WATCH: Embracing Awkwardness (Video)

Sandy Grason | Posted 01.31.2014 | Denver
Sandy Grason

Why Give a Damn: Because who hasn't felt anxiety about being awkward? And because Banks is the most adorably awkward dude in the Universe.I have to be...

Why Being Awkward Is Secretly Awesome

Marsha Pinto | Posted 08.20.2013 | Teen
Marsha Pinto

Many are unaware of how many people tend to share the same thoughts and insecurities that come with awkwardness. Awkward people fear of being seen as "strange" but often don't realize that we are all a bit of strange.

WATCH: Guy Hilariously Creeps People Out On Campus

Posted 05.23.2013 | College

Walking up to a stranger on campus and holding their hand will catch the person off guard, and probably come off as creepy. However, if it's put on vi...

How Can an Awkward Person Appear Less Awkward in Social Situations?

Quora | Posted 11.20.2012 | Business

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Phoebe Gavin, Awkward Human, @ohsoordinary This is all me, all day.Script Yourself; Direct Conversa...

You MustHave This One Ability Before Making a Big Career Change

Susan Bernstein | Posted 10.07.2012 | Business
Susan Bernstein

I'm sorry if you're doing soul-deadening work that drains you, day after day. It's hard for me to watch your lifeless expression when your work feels like a grind. Sometimes, I want to cry knowing that your positive energy is being wasted.

Adventures in Awkward Parenting Moments

Toni Nagy | Posted 10.06.2012 | Parents
Toni Nagy

Raising a human will lead to some embarrassing and awkward moments.

What Happens in Summer Camp Doesn't Necessarily Have to Stay There

Ombretta Di Dio | Posted 09.18.2012 | Home
Ombretta Di Dio

Summer Camp taught me that you can really be whoever you want to be.

Little Things. Bigger Picture.

Nikole Beckwith | Posted 08.21.2011 | Comedy
Nikole Beckwith


Jason Linkins

Hey! Let's Listen To The 'Morning Joe' Crew Have An Awkward Conversation About Sex And The Youth | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Friday's Washington Post brings word of new findings on U.S. sexual behavior in the form of the National Survey of Family Growth, with good news findi...

Valentines Comic #1

Nikole Beckwith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Nikole Beckwith

For Valentines Day, I will post a new heart comic daily between now and the 14th. Enjoy.

Valentines Comic #2

Nikole Beckwith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Nikole Beckwith

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I Think We Should Break Up

Nikole Beckwith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Nikole Beckwith


I Hope

Nikole Beckwith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Nikole Beckwith



Nikole Beckwith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Nikole Beckwith


Another Very Accurate Comic

Nikole Beckwith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Nikole Beckwith

All text and images copyright nikolebeckwith...

A Very Accurate Comic

Nikole Beckwith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Nikole Beckwith


Blog To Book To TV

GalleyCat | Jason Boog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Following 'S*** My Dad Says' epic blog-to-book-to-TV-show journey, ABC and Sony Pictures TV will develop a project for a half-hour show based on Awkwa...

Mike Birbiglia Talks Red Carpets, His Awkwardness, And Dust-Bustering In His Sleep

Rip Empson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Rip Empson

Whenever people say, 'wait, how come you're not funny?' Or something like that, I'm always like, 'if I said to you casually the stuff that I say on stage, it would get really uncomfortable.'

Thank You Robert Redford, and I'm Sorry

Irene Rubaum-Keller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Irene Rubaum-Keller

While other celebrities sit at home counting their money, you have used your fame to make the planet better, as did your good friend Paul Newman. Thank you!