If you’re out and about at SXSW this year be sure to have fun, drink free beer, find some free tacos, see some great bands, and avoid these terrifying mishaps at all costs.

1. Accidentally touching arms with many sweaty human beings.

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2. Going into the port-a-potty after a guy with a weird look on his face exits.

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Port-o-potty outside of Frostburg (?), MD. This is where I had the biggest poop of my life

3. Walking through a puddle of mud that’s too deep to see what’s actually at the bottom.

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4. Telling people you’ve never heard of the band you’re in the pit for.

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5. Not eating enough BBQ.

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6. Forgetting to instagr.am the BBQ you do end up eating.

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7. Waiting in line because you forgot to RSVP.

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8. Sleeping through the one event you came halfway across the country to see.

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9. Getting unknowingly Photobombed and never seeing where it ends up.

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10. Letting someone “borrow” your hairtie.

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