We’re live in three, two, one…action! Sometimes you have to wonder why live television is even an industry anymore since there are so few things that can actually go right. Needless to say, for every one thing that can go right, there are hundreds more that can go wrong. It makes sense, then, for many programs that air live to opt for a delay so that anything inappropriate can quickly be fixed. But, some moments simply slip through the cracks much to the producer’s dismay!
Between nudity and swearing to someone hurting themselves, live television has given audiences countless moments that are awkward for everyone involved, sometimes even those watching at home! Regardless of what happens, you can’t help but feel sorry for the person on television who suffers through an embarrassing moment as the world watches helplessly. But, that isn’t to say that these moments aren’t funny after all is said and done!
Out of the thousands of awkward moments captured on live television, we found 10 of our favorite and most awkward moments that are sure to leave you cringing and even laughing. From lip syncing and balloon rides to wardrobe malfunctions and physical injury, we’ve covered it all so sit back, relax and get ready to laugh!