Awkward Moments as Vintage Paperbacks

Pulp fiction that only makes sense if you’re a little bit awkward

ave you ever been stuck in an endless “I’m good. How are You?” loop? Have you ever felt like skipping the country and starting a new life because you thought someone was waving at you but they were waving at the person behind you? Have you ever literally forgotten how a smile’s supposed to work and ended up just kind of baring your teeth at someone like an angry cat? Here are 9 truly chilling problems for the socially awkward, helpfully illustrated by…



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Jack Shepherd

I have a newsletter about crossword puzzles and a podcast about rom-coms. Formerly editorial director @BuzzFeed. Email: JackAShepherd at gmail