Awkward Family Photos: We All Take Them

Kim Conte

What's going on in this family photo? I'm have no earthly idea, but it sure is awkward. And that's exactly the idea behind, a new blog that was started as a communal celebration of family awkwardness.

The site is only two weeks old, and already it's getting two million hits a day. The creators have even gotten offers for book deals from Harper Collins, Penguin, and Random House. I can see why—these photos are ridiculously hilarious!

Anyone can submit photos to the site. The only stipulation is that the photo has to be fun and uniquely awkward (much like, ahem, the one above) but NOT mean-spirited.

Is there anyone who HASN'T taken an awkward family photo? I don't believe that you exist!

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