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    21 Times '90s Movies Perfectly Captured Your Awkwardness

    AS IF.

    1. When you try to play it cool, but break down.

    Life, like Tai, can be way harsh.

    2. When you're trying to act like an adult, but realize you have no idea how adults act.

    Buena Vista Pictures

    I invented Post-Its. So.

    3. When you get really carried away thinking about the things you love.

    Paramount Pictures

    In your defense, hamburgers are life.

    4. When you think you can dance, but no one agrees.

    20th Century Fox

    Feelin' the beat!

    5. When you try to flirt and you just...

    Paramount Pictures


    6. When tomorrow is picture day.

    Columbia Pictures

    I CAN'T.

    7. When you make a reference and NO ONE gets it.

    New Line Cinema

    Why don't you LIKE and KNOW the things I KNOW and LIKE?

    8. When you run into someone who remembers what you were like in middle school.

    Columbia Pictures

    GO AWAY.

    9. When your crush nods while walking past you and then you think they're not looking anymore.

    Miramax Films

    But they are.

    10. When you attempt to use the hot new lingo and it backfires.

    Orion Pictures

    Like saying "hot new lingo."

    11. When you accidentally end a work-related call by saying "I love you."

    Universal Pictures


    12. When you're at a party with people you don't know.

    Universal Pictures

    Let me just hang out in the kitchen until I can leave...

    13. When your friends bring up the time you went to magic camp.

    Columbia Pictures


    14. When you don't know what to say so you blurt out the first thing that comes to mind.

    Universal Pictures

    15. When you think about meeting a group of new people.

    Buena Vista Pictures

    I'm so nervous, I could...

    I did.

    16. When your jokes don't fly.

    Buena Vista Pictures

    Ha... ha?

    17. When you attempt to wear a hat and then regret it the minute you leave the house.

    Tristar Pictures

    Am I a hat person? Is anyone? Is... everyone except me?

    18. When you try out a new look and it doesn't quite work out.

    Warner Bros.

    But it looked good on Beyoncé. :'(

    19. When you rewind stupid things you've said over and over in your head.

    Columbia Pictures

    Why did I say that?

    20. When you're eating in public and realize you've forgotten how to eat in public.

    Warner Bros.

    What does my tongue go what are teeth even where am I.

    21. When your friends are just as awkward as you are.

    Universal Pictures


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