Girls: 10 Awkward Sex Scenes

‘Girls’ is a polarizing HBO project to come from rising funny girl Lena Dunham. It follows the lives of four...

Ian Zelaya

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‘Girls’ is a polarizing HBO project to come from rising funny girl Lena Dunham. It follows the lives of four self-indulgent Brooklynites and all of their hipster middle-class trials and tribulations.

The show has become known for showing the most awkward and realistic sex scenes on TV. Raw, unglamorous and hilariously awkward sex have become a staple of the show. The sex is almost always interrupted or comes to an abrupt end with one or neither party satisfied. With season 2 at an end, take a look at the most cringe-inducing lovemaking that has come from the show so fa…

(Spoiler Alert! Don’t read if you haven’t seen season one or two).

10. Shoshanna And Her Summer Camp Friend, Season 1, Episode 4

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In the beginning of the first season, peppy and innocent Shoshanna (Zosia Mamet) reveals that she’s a virgin at 21. She ends up losing her virginity to Ray in the season finale, but this episode shows a chance encounter with a guy she met at summer camp (Skylar Astin). This leads the newfound acquaintances to Shoshanna’s bedroom where he promptly goes down on her.

She clearly has never experienced this and blurts out that she’s a virgin. The guy immediately stops and tells her that virgins aren’t his thing because according to him, they get too attached and there’s blood involved. “I so don’t get attached when I bleed,” Shoshanna says. “I’m like totally not an attached bleeder.” The he leaves. Awkward.