I think we can all pretty much agree that Ross Geller from Friends is the worst.
But you know who ALSO really sucks? Ted Mosby from How I Met Your Mother. Don't get me wrong, I adore the show! But it's about damn time we talked about Ted.
Yeah, yeah, I know he was the narrator and protagonist and all. But I'm telling you, this man was simply unbearable.
First off, he was completely obsessed with finding "the one." He chased after girls relentlessly and wouldn't take no for an answer. I mean, the guy literally professed his love to Robin ON THE FIRST DATE.
And then if he did manage to get a girl, he was just kind of a dick to them. Like when he cheated on Victoria after convincing her to try long distance.
Or how about when he dumped Natalie on her birthday and then dumped her on her birthday AGAIN several years later?
He was always going on about what a nice guy he was and how much he deserved true love...
When really, he just acted like an entitled toddler most of the time. He was always the victim somehow.
Oh yeah, and can we talk about how weird it is that he told his kids all his wild hookup stories? I don't know about you, but I would NOT want to hear about the time my dad almost had a threesome.
I mean, this guy really spent hours seemingly telling his kids a cute story about meeting their mom just so he could ask their permission to bone their Aunt Robin.
And finally, he was SO pretentious. He couldn't go two seconds without correcting someone or trying to one-up them. Because I guess he thinks stealing blue French horns makes him morally superior to everyone or something.
In conclusion, Ted Mosby is simply awful.
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