Top 10 Awkward Moments in Live TV

  • Published on Feb 22, 2015
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Comments • 8 495

  • Tom R
    Tom R Hour ago

    The Pope is satanic. Sinead should get a reward for calling it out.

  • Clash Royaler
    Clash Royaler Day ago

    Obama - he's a jack #$?!

  • Luzie Loeffel
    Luzie Loeffel Day ago

    Jared Leto flirting with Amy Lee when presenting at the MTV Awards together even though she was engaged was sooooo cringy

  • Lucy
    Lucy 3 days ago

    As stupid as the reaction of the country was to seeing a body part that nearly every human being has, I'm still infuriated that Justin Timberlake was invited back to perform while Janet Jackson was still banned. Apparently, exposing a woman's boob is okay, but having one is not.

  • TruckBois06 Hecc
    TruckBois06 Hecc 6 days ago

    The Ashley Simpson Incident was probably cut out because I tried looking for that clip on Hulu

  • OmniverseOutlaw `
    OmniverseOutlaw ` 10 days ago +1

    That one dude in the back T-Posing like a boss at 10:26.

    TheZXKUQYB 11 days ago

    #7 Wasnt a hoax see Internet historian

  • itiswhatitaint anditaintwhatitis

    This was an embarrassing video! 😳😳

  • Dima K
    Dima K 15 days ago

    Obama: "hes a jackass"

  • Leo
    Leo 20 days ago

    An "f-bomb"??? You Americans are crazy in this. It's okay for every idiot to carry a gun but saying fuck on tv is the most terrible thing that can happen? You'd better protect them being exposed to the sugar and fat diet if you care so much for them.

  • Mikail Thomas
    Mikail Thomas 22 days ago

    Ah T.V creating oh shit moments one mishap at a time.

  • Mikail Thomas
    Mikail Thomas 22 days ago


  • whyte peepo are descendants of satan

    sinead o connor was anti illuminati that's why they blackballed her career because she exposed the satanic Vatican & their child sex ring

  • whyte peepo are descendants of satan

    joe biden is a pedophile 👹

  • whyte peepo are descendants of satan

    koonye kartrashian doesn't care about black people

  • BenjiTube
    BenjiTube 26 days ago

    Lost it at furious anger

  • Elijah Jackson
    Elijah Jackson Month ago

    Why do you half to do so dumb for the black guy

  • Yoda Pinkfart
    Yoda Pinkfart Month ago

    Wait... there are black people in Alaska?

  • sWord smith
    sWord smith Month ago

    That thing with Janet Jackson and Justin Timberlake was set up. Fake news has been going on for a long time....long before Donald Trump

  • Jeanette Smith
    Jeanette Smith Month ago

    I am old and still think this Oscar moment is a classic awkward moment. Great recovery by David Niven!

  • Srinivas Tarun
    Srinivas Tarun Month ago

    Martin Short 😢❤️

  • *wishmeluck*
    *wishmeluck* Month ago +2

    The Janet Jackson thing looks absolutely staged. Like he ripped the thing off. What was supposed to happen?

    • Carrie Nesbitt-Larkinjg
      Carrie Nesbitt-Larkinjg Month ago

      Totally agree! I have re watched tons of times, that was no accident! Haven't anything against Janet or Justin.

  • Will Robbins
    Will Robbins Month ago

    2:45 Hollywood should apologize too then and to Vidangel.

  • Slim Inkognito
    Slim Inkognito Month ago +1

    Damn it's too boring

  • Kyle Campbell
    Kyle Campbell Month ago +2

    Number 1
    Kanye west doing anything

  • JRA dawg
    JRA dawg Month ago

    Too bad Swift didn't have a bodyguard of hers walk out there and knock his dumbass out !!

  • A&M Productions !
    A&M Productions ! Month ago


  • AdamG1983
    AdamG1983 2 months ago

    Try Not To Cringe Challenge

  • Bob Lee Swagger
    Bob Lee Swagger 2 months ago

    I’m this black guy, he’s this black guy, I’m this black guy.... go fuck yourself to any black person that plays the race card like that to get attention or try to get what they want.

  • Davy Ozzmosis Jones
    Davy Ozzmosis Jones 2 months ago

    Joe Biden is not awkward, that’s creepy. He’s Freddy fucking Krueger.

  • Jorgi Petropov
    Jorgi Petropov 3 months ago

    Love Kanye, he does whatever he wants. Sometimes a shithawk shitting on people is good. Keeps people on their toes.

  • CasSandra Wilcox
    CasSandra Wilcox 3 months ago

    Can you say squirrel 🐿

  • Nick Carlson
    Nick Carlson 4 months ago

    Patriots and Panthers played Super Bowl 38

  • Nick Carlson
    Nick Carlson 4 months ago

    I saw Ashlee Simpson on a three hour delay being on the West Coast and all that.

  • wash beezy
    wash beezy 4 months ago

    Richard Madcow beats out Rivera with President Trump's tax returns.

  • Apricot Theory
    Apricot Theory 4 months ago

    Damn Samuel Jackson , how about some compassion ... let go for fuck's sake

  • Jo Sy
    Jo Sy 4 months ago

    Well what sinead o connor had to say was too true to let her out on tv again^^

  • ray boy
    ray boy 4 months ago

    I hate this bitch

  • The2012djwess
    The2012djwess 4 months ago

    Kanye's moment in the awards should've been no. 1. I hate him. Sorry for his fans -_-

  • Batman
    Batman 4 months ago

    I love Tom Hanks

  • Lil’ Budd Light
    Lil’ Budd Light 5 months ago

    #2 facing decades in prison for speaking out loud .

  • TheoryOfMan
    TheoryOfMan 5 months ago

    1) I LOVE Mike Myers' and Chris Tuckers' face at Kayne. 😂 6:58
    2) I can't believe I'm saying this, in defense of Taylor Swift, wasn't Beyonce's music video just her dancing? (Granted I don't know what Swift's was about)
    3) 7:31 Obama is the reason Kayne supports Trump. Haha

  • Cole Wright
    Cole Wright 5 months ago

    my panthers played and the pats played wdym

  • Jordan Utley
    Jordan Utley 5 months ago

    You know a story (balloon boy)is bad when your kid vomiting is at the end of the clip, and it's not even mentioned in the list

  • Scuby Dabbidy
    Scuby Dabbidy 6 months ago

    best video quality

  • joseph durham
    joseph durham 6 months ago

    soooo ppl have know how rapie those catholic popes have been way longer than I thought and no one is doing anything about it still? god damn cults are untouchable and its sooo dumb

  • Danial Karimi
    Danial Karimi 6 months ago

    Thats why i love Obama:)))))

  • theedrstrangelove
    theedrstrangelove 6 months ago +1

    Sinead was right.

  • Michele Peterson
    Michele Peterson 6 months ago


  • Steve Mcqueen
    Steve Mcqueen 6 months ago

    Too much commentary.

  • kryceksangel
    kryceksangel 6 months ago

    How come no one talks about Obama calling Kanye a jacka-

  •  6 months ago

    Geraldo Rivera. Once a goofball. Always a goofball.

  • RainbowGuineapig 1231
    RainbowGuineapig 1231 6 months ago

    11:17 HIS FACE!!!!! Hahahahahahaha

  • RainbowGuineapig 1231
    RainbowGuineapig 1231 6 months ago

    “I’m the credit card guy” 😂 😂 😆

  • Epiphany 2190
    Epiphany 2190 6 months ago


  • Pink Sky
    Pink Sky 6 months ago

    I really don’t like and haven’t liked Samuel Jackson ever since he was so snide and horribly arrogant and accusatory to that interviewer. He’s a total jackass.

  • Pink Sky
    Pink Sky 6 months ago

    Samuel Jackson aka Lawrence Fishbourne, had NO CLASS with the way he handled the mix-up, unlike Martin Short, who didn’t mention his wife had actually died until he was off-air, even though it was incredibly awkward for him to answer the questions about his marriage when he knew Kathy didn’t realize his wife had died.

  • Oh Yah
    Oh Yah 6 months ago

    7:57 it looks like maybe Sinead Oconnor wasn't too far off.

  • CityPlaygrounds
    CityPlaygrounds 6 months ago

    Why did the dad have his son on camera as he was sick and throwing up ? Wth?

  • zdrumdude
    zdrumdude 7 months ago

    Boy that Kanye guy might be the biggest douche in Hollywood. Does he have a talent?

  • Mike Montgomery
    Mike Montgomery 7 months ago

    Fuck all those... One time on a wwe or wwf ppv.. Mark Henry was with the two old ladies the fabulous may and mula young I think... Anyways live ppv, she has a skit where Mark Henry covers her shirtless and I hate to say braless body... As she burst out of his arms uncomfortable she reveals the saggy old breast... I was scarred lol

  • Thabiso Thabede
    Thabiso Thabede 7 months ago

    That pulp fiction reference 😂

  • tudorjason
    tudorjason 7 months ago

    So sick of Kanye West and his childish antics. Grow up, fucking SOB!

  • Peter Paz
    Peter Paz 7 months ago


  • LMSPetRescue
    LMSPetRescue 7 months ago

    Fuck it I quit doesn’t seem awkward to me, maybe for her boss, but I found it hilarious XD I love it hats off to her for at least sticking up for what she thinks is right and putting her efforts into legalizing things that don’t hurt others, I don’t understand backwards laws that prevents adults from doing things that can only hurt themselves. Although I also think the drinking and smoking ages should be set to 18 nation wide because that’s when you’re considered an adult legally so you should be treated as such and not have restrictions because you’re not adult enough of an adult to decipher right from wrong but you’re apparently old enough to be held to the same standards you can’t have it both ways

  • Kevin Cox
    Kevin Cox 8 months ago

    I totally agree with number 1

  • Kenny Flores
    Kenny Flores 8 months ago

    Where’s Gibby’s trouser wowsers?

  • crazyclimber80
    crazyclimber80 8 months ago

    I nominate Pete Weber's 1991 US Open bowling championship trophy moment. As the credits start to roll the trophy comes apart and shatters on the floor. Pete's stunned expression is priceless!

  • wulferene
    wulferene 8 months ago

    only America is a weak ass country that won't even says fuck..... In almost every country it doesn't matter if we say fuck or Goddamnit

  • Real Anne
    Real Anne 8 months ago