People have been sharing the most embarrassing things their parents have done – 31 excruciating examples

Families are embarrassing, there’s no doubt about that. Toddlers embarrass their parents in supermarkets, older siblings embarrass their younger counterparts in front of their friends, and parents …well, parents have so many opportunities to make their offspring cringe that it’s a wonder there aren’t more child-parent divorce cases.

Composer and performer, Nick Harvey, shared one such moment from his life, and asked Twitter to do the same.

His request opened the floodgates of parental embarrassments, perhaps serving a useful therapeutic service at the same time, if these examples are anything to go by. Better out than in.

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