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OK, so these folks you can't choose. They are bound to embarrass at every opportunity. This week we want to hear all about them!

If you'd like to contribute to this theme, simply write a story and select 'Family' from the categories list under 'more story options'. You can also read the current entries here.

Last week's theme was Friends stories. See the best ones here here

 

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41 to 50 stories out of 78
 

Ketchup romance

Bexley, United Kingdom

By: Riley on the 9th May 2009 at 12:38pm

I’m sure some of you will have heard this story, but I like telling it, so tough.I do like a good radio phone in competition, the chance to embarass myself on national radio is all a boy could ask for. For example, I once called up Keith Chegwin to tell him the answer to a riddle was "’cos he had the hump"…

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Romance

 

Schools Out

Medway, United Kingdom

By: Green Fuz on the 2nd April 2009 at 3:29pm

Autobiographical piece of fiction of what sort of happened but didn’t really for legal reasons. Set in Devon in the mid nineteen eighties.

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Fun - Life - Humour

 

Gym is really weird sometimes.

Lambeth, United Kingdom

By: Some Dude on the 13th March 2009 at 11:37am

  Alright I confess, I do work out sometimes. I had no choice you know - you see, one day I was sitting down, I had grown a belly from lots of beer drinking and while trying to reach my shoelace to tie my shoes, I um - woke up an hour later slumped over my leg not knowing where I was with 2 pieces…

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Biographical - Anecdote - Fun

 

Beer Mat Scribbles from Vietnam.

Medway, United Kingdom

By: Green Fuz on the 4th March 2009 at 9:15pm

Drunken ramblings committed under the influence of Saigon beer in the hot sun.

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Fun - Travel - Ramblings

 

Drunken concert and a faux pas

Lambeth, United Kingdom

By: Some Dude on the 2nd March 2009 at 12:58pm

A buddy of mine calls me up and says, "Dude! -  I just got free tickets to a concert through my phone service provider today, you wanna come with!" Now he has been a friend for years and I have not seen him in a while. I learnt how to surf with the guy, I have had loads of crazy parties with him, tons…

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Biographical - Anecdote - Fun

 

Archibald’s Airlock Adventure.

Bromley, United Kingdom

By: InTraining on the 2nd March 2009 at 7:41am

Archibald was very excited. There was something floating nearby and he got the distinct impression it was edible. Archibald was quite fond of edible things, mostly because they tasted good. When you’re a hamster most things taste good, especially when you’re floating through the void of space. This is not…

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Sci-fi - Short story

 

Travels to California and Las Vegas

City of London, United Kingdom

By: happy traveller on the 23rd February 2009 at 10:00pm

Crossing the international date line is a very interesting experience, arriving in Los Angeles from Fiji, roughly 6 hour before leaving it!! After…

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Adventure - Travel

 

Travels to Bali, Malaysia and Thailand

City of London, United Kingdom

By: happy traveller on the 23rd February 2009 at 9:57pm

Our three week tour of South East Asia began with an overnight stop in Singapore on the way to Bali. Singapore is a very westernized city and a great place to spend a day cruising…

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Travels in Italy

City of London, United Kingdom

By: happy traveller on the 23rd February 2009 at 9:52pm

We flew into Naples on a hot September day to be greeted by blue skies and ever looming Mount Vesuvius overlooking the bay.…

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Procrastination - or perhaps I shouln’t write about it until tomorrow?

City of London, United Kingdom

By: hedgehog on the 21st February 2009 at 2:36am

There is nothing as effective as knowing you have to do something by a certain time to ensure you think  up twenty reasons not to do it.  Whether it is completing a study assignment or something you promised your boss you would work on from home, suddenly the most mundane tasks seem strangely mesmerising.The…

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