Meeting someone you look up to can be quite overwhelming (especially so, if you're already socially awkward). No matter how many times you try to convince yourself that they're human just like you, it just doesn't work that way. Upon encountering them, you start to giggle, then the little cool sweat drops show up on your upper lip only for your mouth to open up and blurt out some one-of-a-kind nonsense to a person you were trying to impress. Wait, are we describing first dates or celebrity encounters...

Recently, one radio DJ asked his Twitter followers to share awkward encounters they had with celebrities. And boy, did they deliver! We cut down hundreds of replies to the 65 best ones, so scroll down below to read the full list and enjoy a hot cup of that good old secondhand embarrassment.

#1

MatthewKBegbie Report

glowworm2
Community Member
4 months ago

Aw! He was a great sport about it!

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#2

Lindygeek Report

MagicalUnicorn
Community Member
4 months ago

that's so cool

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#3

bacon_N_legs Report

MagicalUnicorn
Community Member
4 months ago

that's kinda awesome :D bet not so many people tell him that

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#4

conz Report

Country Nana
Community Member
4 months ago

Not Betelgeuse?

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#5

TheChangeU12C Report

Aria
Community Member
4 months ago

That moment when you accidentally stalk a celebrity

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#6

zemolafilms Report

Aria
Community Member
4 months ago

That face screams "please help me I am scared"

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#7

jill8277 Report

Atlas
Community Member
4 months ago

This is actually really funny LOL

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#8

jacqpatton Report

Sparrow Flying Free
Community Member
4 months ago

Still a win

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#9

20gayneen Report

Aria
Community Member
4 months ago

Legendary

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#10

lookattyler Report

Andres Tejeda
Community Member
4 months ago

LOL, at least she was nice about it.

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#11

MarjorieReinoso Report

Zoe's Mom
Community Member
4 months ago

he is such a beautiful looking man.

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#12

LoveQueenEsther Report

glowworm2
Community Member
4 months ago

I bet he thought it was funny!

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#13

shilojxo Report

NWB
Community Member
4 months ago

argh sooo cool!

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#14

joykendra Report

Night Owl
Community Member
4 months ago

Congrats for self-control

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#15

RockShrimp Report

Sparrow Flying Free
Community Member
4 months ago

OOF

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#16

CheckOutMec Report

Iggy
Community Member
4 months ago

I like this one. That was a really nice reaction from them.

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#17

heyypay Report

That one marvel fan
Community Member
4 months ago

Yikes

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#18

feminnazty Report

Emma B
Community Member
4 months ago

See! Marvel and DC are friends!

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#19

nubiansweet Report

MagicalUnicorn
Community Member
4 months ago

kinda looks like photo you'd find at grandma's counter, so you nailed it!

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#20

rairai__po Report

MADELEINE KIMBALL
Community Member
4 months ago

"What's wrong with you?" WTHeck? what a mean thing to say to a child with cancer!

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#21

Amy__Turtle Report

Dave van Es
Community Member
4 months ago

Then don't peep at others when you are topless

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#22

crance97 Report

MagicalUnicorn
Community Member
4 months ago

that's a win!

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#23

NyleDiMarco Report

Shelby P
Community Member
4 months ago

but does he know you did this? like was he with anyone hearing and did they tell him?

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#24

rjtsnc Report

How Terribly Unfortunate
Community Member
4 months ago

Well at least you got the picture!

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#25

Soren_Ltd Report

Iggy
Community Member
4 months ago

Yours was definitely an unusual celebrity encounter! :-D

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#26

robsantini Report

Anastasia W
Community Member
4 months ago

Met her. Wasnt a nice person.

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#27

jett_radio Report

Anne
Community Member
4 months ago

ahw

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#28

msashton Report

Debrina Blackmoon
Community Member
4 months ago

oh, shit

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#29

Jasaminion Report

Elina Kuusisto
Community Member
4 months ago

That's a super weird response.

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#30

StephRCaudle Report

Becca Gizmo the Squirrel
Community Member
4 months ago

So was he looking out for you or the other people?

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