r/therewasanattempt Dec 20 '22

Mod Post 🗣 r/Therewasanattempt's BestOf 2022! Attempt a choice and have a chance to win a prize!

129 Upvotes

Hey everyone! 2022 is almost over and its time to reflect on all the Attempts of the year!

Participation is easy! All you have to do is nominate a submission or comment that you believe should win one of these categories:

  • Best Attempt of 2022
  • Most unexpected Attempt
  • Silliest Attempt
  • Was that even an Attempt?
  • "E" for Effort on Attempt
  • Most Painful Attempt
  • Most Embarrassing Attempt
  • Professional Attempt

Please comment with your nominations underneath each category comment I have made. Please include a link to the nomination within your comment.

The winning choices and those who nominate them will get an award for helping make this subreddit such an excellent place! Each award gives recipients a month of Premium. (Similar to receiving a Platinum award!)

May the best Attempts of 2022 win!

Edit: All awards have been handed out! Thanks for participating this year!


r/therewasanattempt 11h ago Take My Energy

by a cop to make an educated person look stupid.

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20.5k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 8h ago

to open your home door with your card from work

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4.0k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 7h ago

to assert her right of way as a pedestrian.

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1.9k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 17h ago Starstruck I am disappoint

to be a dj

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73.5k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 7h ago

Video/Gif to do rope climbing

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1.1k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 7h ago

to get away with kicking in a cop’s windshield tonight in Times Square.

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784 Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 11h ago

to look harmless

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1.4k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 13h ago

To sue someone for scratching your car

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1.9k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 20h ago

To crack a Coconut.

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10.6k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 7h ago

to catch the rat

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575 Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 15h ago

To propose

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2.6k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 7h ago

to stop a cat eating catnip

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467 Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 17h ago

To get rid of a kookaburra

2.9k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 8h ago

To know how to use gym utilities

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548 Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 5h ago

to record Kanye West

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264 Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 11h ago

to impress guests in your own wedding

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796 Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 8h ago

To make the ultimate Barbie dream cake

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446 Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 3h ago

To childproof a doorknob

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200 Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 22h ago Lawyer Up

To steal a tire

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7.9k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 1d ago

To enter the fence

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19.1k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 11h ago

to act like a badass dj

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558 Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 7h ago

Video/Gif to enter a store with automatic doors

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231 Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 23h ago

To cover a marijuana festival and not get stoned

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4.6k Upvotes

r/therewasanattempt 6h ago

To pass on the inside corner

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173 Upvotes