The 5 Most Embarrassing Ways to Get Dumped

Ericka Sóuter | Aug 7, 2012 Love & Sex

post itGetting dumped is never easy. Deep down you may have always known he was no Mr. Right, but you didn't expect him to pull the trigger first.

It's devastating -- and not just because he beat you to the punch. How he kicks you to the curb is just as significant as why. Who could forget Carrie Bradshaw getting dropped by boyfriend Jack Berger via Post-It on Sex and the City. Mortifying, right?

Believe it or not, it can be worse. Guys too cowardly to pick up the phone will use any method available to avoid an awkward, face-to-face chat.

Check out five seriously embarrassing ways guys break up with their girlfriends.

What is the crappiest way you've been dumped or dumped by someone?


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  • Facebook Flip-Off


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    While checking his Facebook page, you notice his dating status now says "single."

  • The New Girl


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    The new girlfriend calls looking for him and is more than happy to share the news.

  • The Text Bomb


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    Nothing says coward like letting your thumbs do your dirty work. At the very least, he should have used the phone to call with the news.

  • Twitter Terror


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    Your response to getting dumped on Twitter needn't be 140 characters. A simple "F*** You" will do.

  • The Goodbye Box


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    Nothing like coming home to find a box of the stuff you used to stash at his place on your porch.


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