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    25 Friendships From Teen Dramas That Weren't As "Friendship Goals" As They Seemed

    Why did we say "friendships goals" for almost all of these friendships?

    We asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to tell us some of the absolute worst friendships from teen dramas. Here are some of the best responses.


    1. Betty and Veronica from Riverdale

    Betty and Veronica at a diner

    2. Serena and Blair from Gossip Girl

    Blair looking at Serena annoyed

    3. Emma and Manny from Degrassi: The Next Generation

    Emma telling Manny she hates her

    4. Rory and Lane from Gilmore Girls

    Rory and Lane standing next to each other

    5. Brooke and Peyton from One Tree Hill

    Peyton telling Brooke she'd needed her this year

    6. Naomi and Annie from 90210

    A girl saying that before the other girl moved here her life was perfect and the other girl saying that actually she was in denial

    7. Alison (and kinda everyone) on Pretty Little Liars

    A group of girls on "Pretty Little Liars"

    8. Kaylie and Lauren from Make It or Break It

    Two dancers on a team standing next to each other

    9. Adrianna and Silver from 90210

    Two women sitting at a table together

    10. Damon and Alaric from The Vampire Diaries

    Damon and Alaric standing by each other

    11. Casey and Izzie from Atypical

    A person saying they're sure the other person was hot shit at the last crappy school and a sarcastic response that that's such a warm welcome

    12. Kitty and Marley from Glee

    A person talking about an eating disorder

    13. Brenda and Kelly from Beverley Hills, 90210

    Kelly saying Dylan's not her boyfriend anymore and Brenda responds that Kelly is no longer her friend

    14. Xander, Willow, Buffy, and Cordelia from Buffy the Vampire Slayer

    Xander saying a guy's gotta be undead to make time with Buffy and her saying he's harsh

    15. Karma and Amy from Faking It

    A girl telling another girl she has feelings for her and the other girl telling her she's confused

    16. Kurt and Rachel from Glee

    Rachel saying Kurt can avoid having to grow up and Kurt telling her "screw you"

    17. Tristan and Maya from Degrassi: The Next Class

    A person yelling at someone

    18. Mike and Will from Stranger Things

    A kid saying it's not his fault the other kid doesn't like girls, and the other kid looking upset

    19. Alex and Harper from Wizards of Waverly Place

    A girl asking, "Are you saying I can't hang out with other friends," and a person responding they can do whatever they want just like they always do

    20. Bonnie, Caroline, and Elena from The Vampire Diaries

    A woman saying, "As soon as the queen backs off everything will be fine," and a woman looking concerned

    21. Cesar, Monse, Jamal, and Ruby from On My Block

    A person saying some people are collateral damage to their friend's shit and the friend saying they don't need the disrespect

    22. Dawson and Pacey from Dawson's Creek

    Dawson and Pacey talking

    23. J.T. and Toby from Degrassi: The Next Generation

    JT asking for money and Toby saying no, and then JT saying he has no friends

    24. Freddy and Cook from Skins

    Freddy and Cook fighting

    25. Finally, Betty and Kevin from Riverdale

    Betty gives Kevin dating advice but he says it's none of her business

    Submissions have been edited for grammar and clarity.