Buzz·Posted on 17 Dec 2014The 29 Cringiest Things That Happened In 2014Studies show that levels of cringe in the atmosphere are at an all-time high.by Luke BaileyBuzzFeed Staff, UKFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. This costume party that fulfills all your worst fears about costume parties. imgur.com 2. This epic new email address. memebase.cheezburger.com 3. This moment of high romance. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF georgefm.co.nz 4. Avril Lavigne's spectacular meet-and-greet. breatheheavy.com 5. This way too TMI share. imgur.com 6. This person who is definitive and compelling proof of why you should always read the card. imgur.com #BanOfficeCards 7. This important anniversary. reddit.com 8. This tattoo of a meme that will be remembered for ever and ever. imgur.com 9. This woman's answer to what part of his body her husband would most like to change. View this video on YouTube youtube.com 10. Rita Ora's Twitter debacle. s3-ec.buzzfed.com Rita Ora @RitaOra By the way my Twitter got hacked somebody is threatening to release new music I've worked really hard on. Nothing comes out until I'm ready. 08:53 PM - 31 Oct 2014 Reply Retweet Favorite 11. This teen getting run over by Justin Bieber. Twice. Twitter: @sthompson618 12. And these fans getting selfies with James Franco. Well, sort of. imgur.com 13. And this important Twitter question. rutth.tumblr.com 14. The outfits this female cycling team actually wore in a race. Hilary Evans @OlympicStatman I'm no fashion expert but even I know that the Colombia women's cycling team kit seen here is a genuine disaster Sat Sep 13 12:22:48 UTC+0000 2014 Reply Retweet Favorite 15. All these men wearing jeans and smart shoes. jeansandsheux.tumblr.com jeansandsheux.tumblr.com jeansandsheux.tumblr.com 16. This proposal. Twitter: @michaeljhudson 17. This story from a job interview. buzzfeed.com 18. This ALS Ice Bucket Challenge fail that somehow gets funnier every time. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF viral4real.com 19. #AfterSexSelfies View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 20. #PoopingSelfies View this photo on Instagram instagram.com 21. This cringiest of Year 9 banter. ThinkStock / zefart 22. And then this. Creative Commons Fucking legends, the pair of them. 23. This triumph-LOSS. This loss. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF giflike.com 24. This misunderstanding. dumpaday.com 25. The all-time cringiest third-wheel moment. imgur.com 26. These birthday wishes. Twitter: @ukcoachcalipari / Via imgur.com 27. This fucking guy. imgur.com "I get called a hipster, but I fucking hate that description. But you know... beard, no socks, drop crotch - which is really comfortable, especially for a dude who has a bit going on between his legs." 28. Ariana Grande cringing away from the wing of a Victoria's Secret Angel, which was clearly the most perfect cringe of the year. Getty Images / Samir Hussein 29. Though this ran it close. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF FOX Need more buzz like this in your life? Sign up for the BuzzFeed Today newsletter and prepare to LOL, OMG, and WTF daily!