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  1. Halle Berry hated the movie Catwoman so much she showed up in person to accept her Razzie award. In her acceptance speech she said "I want to thank Warner Brothers. Thank you for putting me in a piece of shit god-awful movie." (Speech starts at 2:25)

  2. In 1944, the British hatched a plan to assassinate Hitler – Operation Foxley. Many, including Churchill approved of the plan. It never went through though because Hitler was an awful military strategist, and there was fear that whoever replaced him would be more adept at winning the war.

  3. An Ohio judge sentenced a woman to spend 8 hours in the "smelliest, most god-awful place they can find" at a garbage dump, for neglecting her dog. "If you puke, you puke"

  4. FDR's White House housekeeper, Henrietta Nesbitt, was a legendarily awful cook. “Of course Henrietta did not personally do the cooking,” wrote a former WH maid, “but she stood over the cooks, making sure that each dish was overcooked or undercooked or ruined one way or another.”

  5. Halle Berry was the first woman to collect her Worst Actress award in person at the Razzie Awards, saying "I want to thank Warner Bros. for casting me in this piece-of-shit, god-awful movie."

  6. Kesha, when auditioning for record labels, presented two demos: a "gorgeously sung, self-penned country ballad" and a "gobsmackingly awful trip-hop track", allowing the label to decide which sound she should use as an artist.

  7. Why toothpaste makes orange juice awful. A common detergent/surfactant called sodium lauryl sulphate in toothpaste both suppresses sweet receptors, and destroys phospholipids in your mouth which inhibit your bitter receptors. So it employs a double-whammy impact to your taste buds!

  8. When Robert Knievel was in jail, his cellmates name was William "Awful" Knofel. When the the jailer went to check on them he stated "Well look who we have here, Awful Knofel and Evil Knievel." Thus the legend of Evel Knievel was born.

  9. The Korean text in "The Interview" poster says, ""The war will begin", "Do not trust these ignorant Americans!" and "Awful work by the 'pigs' that created Neighbors and This Is the End."

  10. In response to a Buenos Aires audience behaving terribly toward an all-female opening act, Nirvana decided to play a purposely-awful set including many unpopular songs. Cobain also started two songs with the riff from "Smells Like Teen Spirit" before stopping and playing something else.

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Recorded my mood everyday for 365 days! (Red is awful, Orange is bad, Yellow is meh, light green is good, and Green is amazing)

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Billy Joel got the idea for 'We Didn't Start The Fire' after he met a 21-year-old who said: "It's a terrible time to be 21", "Yeah, I remember when I was 21, I thought it was an awful time", "But it's different for you. You were a kid in the 50's and everybody knows nothing happened in the 50's"

When Johnny Cash realized his record label of 30 years was not properly marketing him, he recorded an intentionally awful song called "Chicken in Black" about his brain being transplanted into a chicken, as a protest. It turned out to be a bigger success than any of his other recent material

Gene Roddenberry envisioned Jean-Luc Picard as someone who was "masculine, virile, and had a lot of hair," so Patrick Stewart auditioned for the role wearing an "awful looking" hairpiece. His performance impressed everyone so much that they hired him anyway, and made him ditch the toupee.

Gamespot ripped the PSX version of Alien Resurrection to shreds for its "awful control scheme" of moving with the left analogue stick and looking with the right, better known as todays standard for console shooters

Comedian Gracie Allen kept her age a secret, even from husband George Burns. She joked that she was born in July 1906 and the birth certificate was destroyed in the San Francisco earthquake of April 1906 (Allen: "It was an awfully big earthquake"). The US census proves she was born in 1895.

The original lyrics in Little Richard's song "Tutti Frutti" were changed from "Tutti Frutti, Loose Booty" to "Tutti Frutti, aw rooty" because the term "Loose booty" was considered too scandalous.

The electric chair was intended to be more humane than hanging. But the first in NY in 1890 took 8 minutes and two attempts. Comments included "they would have done better using an axe", and "an awful spectacle, far worse than hanging".

Jimmy Carter's beer-chugging redneck younger brother Billy licensed his name to a beer brand in 1977. "Billy Beer" failed spectacularly because it was so awful. Billy said it was the reason he quit drinking.

Slate wrote a piece on why they believe the New York Times' Mini crossword puzzles suck. The following day, the New York Times' Mini crossword puzzle had three long Across answers which read, AWFUL PIECE SLATE.

Tim Roth refused to audition for Reservoir Dogs & told Tarantino "just watch my past work." Tarantino gave him the part while drunk, but later watched Roth's last film, in which he said Tim Roth "was awful! He was the worst!"

Baseball player Bill Bergen was an awful batter who hit .170 for his entire 11-year career and at one point went 46 at-bats without a hit, but teams kept him around because he was such a good catcher.

British spymaster Sir Mansfield Smith-Cumming, the first head of the MI6 and the inspiration of James Bond's M, started the practice of using semen as invisible ink during WWI. It worked well, until they realised that the letters smelled awful when received.

"Awful" originally meant “inspiring wonder” and was a short version of “full of awe”.

BumbleBee Tuna had an awful fatality in 2012 where an employee was pressure-cooked... Alive...

Evel Knievel was in jail with an inmate known as 'Awful Knofel'.

Creed was sued by fans for playing an awful show.

American murderer Richard Honeck was jailed in 1899 and not released until 1963. During his 64 years in prison, he received one letter and two visitors. "I'd have to be pretty careful if I got paroled," he said later. "There must be an awful lot of traffic... compared with what I remember."

In 1994, Vincent Connare of Microsoft invented the Comic Sans font, based on the Watchman and the Dark Night Returns comics. The artist behind Watchman, Dave Gibbons, called the font "awful".

Hell is other people," is a quote from a play called 'No Exit.' It actually means that we see what we hate about ourselves in other people and judge ourselves by their reactions. So when you say it, you're more or less saying, man I'm really an awful person.

During the Second Punic War, there was an earthquake so terrible that it "overthrew large portions of many of the cities of Italy, turned rivers, and leveled mountains with an awful crash." The only problem? It was noticed by neither army because they were too busy fighting.

Cocktails were invented during prohibition as a way to mask the awful flavor of homemade hooch and bathtub gin.

England’s famous Battle of Hastings in 1066 was not actually fought at Hastings. It occurred in an area called Battle, about 7 miles away. Because ‘Battle of Battle’ was such an awful title, they instead named it after the nearest town.

Will Smith's running catch phrase which is incorporated into all of his movies is "Aw, hell no!" This is similar to Arnold Schwarzenegger's catch phrase "I"ll be back!"

Dick Van Dyke claims that his cockney accent in the film Mary Poppins was so awful because his voice coach was Irish

A parasite in the water supply gave half of Milwaukee, WI awful diarrhea in 1993.