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17 Awkward Photos That Only Politicians Take

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Posted on March 27, 2014, at 3:28 p.m. ET

17. The "Look at me! I'm about to go on TV!"

About to join @TheRevAl on MSNBC’s @PoliticsNation to talk about Dem plan to give all Americans a #FairShot. Tune in!

Sheldon Whitehouse@SenWhitehouse

About to join @TheRevAl on MSNBC’s @PoliticsNation to talk about Dem plan to give all Americans a #FairShot. Tune in!

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"No, but I'm on TV, IRL."

16. The "I just voted for myself" curtain creep shot.

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15. The "I'm next to a famous person and I don't understand it."

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derp.

14. The "Look at me. I'm wearing a hard hat."

HARD HAT = WORKING

*Hard hat photos are in the same family as neon vests and lab jackets*

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13. The "Shhhh, I'm talking on the phone to an important person."

12. The "I'm looking at a computer, because technology."

TECHNOLOGY.

11. The "These animals and children love me, don't you?"

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10. The "I wear jeans too."

9. The "Doing something that should definitely not be done in a suit."

8. The "Hey kid, don't you just want to take a photo with me in front of my sign?"

7. The "Let's hold food."

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Schumer = Master

6. The "Awkward food order."

5. The "What is this manual labor?"

4. The "Hey, look! I'm in a flak jacket."

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Closely related: The "I got a gun!"

3. The "I'm signing stuff."

2. The "These little kids do not know who I am."

1. The "Lets cross our legs together."

"Much better."

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