Everyone goes through an akward phase starting in middle school, and most of the time it doesn't even end until after college.

That's why people started posting comparison shots of themselves in their formative years in comparison to the piping hot cup o' joe they've become.

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Dang, she got called out, though.

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Of course, the internet couldn't just let this be, and thus a meme is born.


1. R2-DD2

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2. They might grow up to be uglier than you could ever imagine.

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3. She went from Lara Cromp to Lara Croft. 

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4. "Yeah, I had an awkward phase once, but then I just reprogrammed my hard drive"

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5. Who else is Rock hard?

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6. Poliwag that dick my way, if you know what I mean.

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7. You should have seen the Statue of David in 8th grade.

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8. Squidward? SquidWANT.

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9. Guess who lost the baby fat and hit the gym?

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