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This is an instructable on how to make friends in awkard social settings if you don't really know anyone. (It might be slightly over exagerated...) enjoy.
 
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Step 1: Find a social Gathering.

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These guys are super shy and don't know anyone.

Step 2: Complement anything.

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Here, the little French man sees the Mexican girl and is intrigued by her outfit. So he compliments it, and they find out they have lots in common culturally. This sparks a great conversation and the two become friends for the evening.

Step 3: Talk Politics.

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Here, the Communist man sees the Tree Hugger and they spark up a conversation based on politics. They find out they have a lot in common.

Step 4: Exchange Contact Information

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They quickly become friends and exchange contact information so they don't lose contact.

Step 5: Don't Feel Left Out

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The other half of the group sees how easy it is to make friends...and are intrigued. They want to make friends too....

Step 6: Take Initiative

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Blue guy sees the graffiti artist and remebering how French Man met Mexican Gal, he compliments the artist's outfit and they quickly become friends....Grafiti artist loves Blue's choice of attire for the evening. They also find out they have lots in common.

Step 7: Again, exchange contact information

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They also exchange contact information, knowing that they'll be best friends for life.

Step 8: Don't Leave anyone left out!

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Being lonely is a horrible feeling. Blue and Grafiti artist see lonely creepster in the corner and don't want him to feel left out, so they begin conversation and find out they all love the same things :) His confidence is quickly boosted and doesn't feel left out anymore.

Step 9: Group Hug

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Soon, this gathering turns into a bumping party and everyone is meeting new people and their sense of insecurity is gone. At the end everyone exchanges contact information and quickly becomes friends. :)
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BLR_RAVI7 months ago

i will try...as i am bit shy

This is my favourite.
LOL! that is so funny. lonely creepster .lol. french man and mexican lady!
myonlystory2 years ago
omg! so cute and i love the little bunny figures, how did you make/ where did you buy?? please reply! lol so cute :)
lilliu973 years ago
For the people who want the figures they r called DUNNY check em out and btw great instructable :)
quent6 years ago
haha i like all those MUNNIES did u buy all these? did u make a few urself?
lilliu97 quent3 years ago
they r actually by the same creator as MUNNY except they are called DUNNY how awesome is that ive got a few of em at home :)
mwicksey3 years ago
Haha omg :) Ill have to try this out.
vodoc3 years ago
This is also a great way to pick a fight ^^
Xthinker vodoc3 years ago
lol so true!!!
Neon Panda3 years ago
Great tutorial :]

Woah! Those figures are epic! Where do u get them from / how did you make them? Please reply. Xx
happyjo3 years ago
These little figures are the cutest!
pietzeekoe3 years ago
In a perfect world maybe....
This is how it goes in the real world:
at the party there are groups of people that already know eachother and there is this random guy who knows noone.
Random lonely guy gets drunk out of sadness and wakes up with a penis on his cheek. The next time random guys goes to a party everyone knows him as "that penis guys"
mikeb2704 years ago
This has to be on the instructables annual most stupid list
startree4 years ago
OMG that is so cool, and so useful! I'm gonna send it to all the lonely people i know!!
Gorfram5 years ago
Based on how well I usually do in awkward social awkward settings where I don't know really anyone, I'm thinking maybe I should change my screenname to Creepster-In-The-Corner... :) Nice 'Ible; cute, cute pics. (I'm off to put together a cute little Mexican girl outfit so I can start attracting culturally-compatible Frenchmen for the night . ;)
wazupwiop6 years ago
HAHAHAAHHAHAHAHA THAT IS HILARIOUS
I utterly agree
allo245 years ago
what are these toys?
poser5 years ago
awww its cute! i ant 2 make more new friends xD
zoophar5 years ago
this is cute !!! this makes me want to make friends too !!! i'm going outside.... and try :) thanks for the tip ;-)
sadben5 years ago
OHHHH, i thought you were gonna teach us to make those little guys.They look cool, i want some.
PS1186 years ago
One tip. When meeting new friends, try not to mention that you spend your time re-creating social scenarios for small painted figurines and posting photos of their encounters on the internet. Doesn't go over well. ;) Anyway, that was AWESOME! You totally have my vote for best Burning Q!!!
I actually think its cool when someone does an activity that most people have never heard of. I collect monkey wrenches, and carve goofy faces on dried avocado pits.
well all righty then ,my dust bunny collection ate my lint collection
now thats An idea
Gjdj3 PS1186 years ago
Haha. Nice.
What are they/where did you get them?
Paco8336 years ago
odd how the commie and tree-hugger find they have so much in common...hmmm. I'm callin' the FBI.
chugs78 Paco8336 years ago
what, al gore and sadam husane cant be friends?
since when has saddam husain been a communist?
Badgergirl6 years ago
I wish my friends looked like that!!!!!
devenmal6 years ago
how to find a social Gathering
dtds613956 years ago
those toys are friggin sweet!
lawizeg6 years ago
HOLY CRAP! I have a little toy like that!
1. find person 2. ask person to enjoy a controlled substance with you 3. friend
moomooman6 years ago
cool dunnys i have some too
Swert6 years ago
Of course this all happens in a perfect world, and nothing less right? I'm not trying to criticize, just to be real. I would love it if everybody was as psyched about meeting new people as I am but the world just isn't that way. Kind of sad if you think about it. But I love the cute little rabbit-freak-things.
... and you know what, I couldn't care less about those "don't-want-to-meet-new-people" kind of folks. Other people are the very most interesting things in the world, to me, I've always been a talk-to-strangers person.
xaliima6 years ago
..love it.great idea.
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