What are you just terrible at? by QuestionGuy June 26, 2021, 11:52 pm What are you just terrible at? What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote AskAskMeQuestion and Answerterrible See more Previous article TIL that in 1929, determined to prove his hypothesis, Werner Frossman tricked a nurse, inserted a catheter through his own arm, and walked with the inserted tube to an x-ray lab to photograph his discovery, thereby inventing cardiac catheterization and winning a Nobel Prize for it later. Next article Hammocks Help You Sleep The gentle rocking motion of a hammock helps people fall asleep faster and encourages a deeper state of sleep than sleeping on a stationary bed, a new study shows. 40 Comments Leave a Reply Socializing. Log in to Reply I’m not great at aligning shapes in Microsoft PowerPoint Log in to Reply Moving my body. I failed swimming classes twice because I can’t dive–I just belly flop, and my dance teacher once told me she believed everyone could dance until she met me. Log in to Reply I’m terrible at walking. It might be the pills or the booze, but I don’t know, I’m no doctor. Log in to Reply Wrapping presents. Honestly looks like a 5yr old did it. Even books, DVDs and similarly shaped items that are usually easy to wrap – apparently – I mess up Log in to Reply Being a functional member of society. Log in to Reply im bad at remembering things Log in to Reply intuitively eating I naturally want to eat like 1000 calories more than I burn. Log in to Reply Anything simple in the real world. Can I clean a bathroom? Yeah. How long does it take? About 90 minutes. Log in to Reply I’m teribble at spleling. Log in to Reply Life. Log in to Reply Being a waiter, that’s why I’m in charge of cooking, killing, rounding up, and feeding the hostages Log in to Reply Apparently teaching. I got fired from 8 teaching positions. I guess I’m good at being fired though. Log in to Reply Speaking up in public Log in to Reply Singing, dancing, art basically any skill that requires creativity in an artistic way. I just look like a maniac while dancing Log in to Reply Paying attention in subjects or activities that I am not interested in. I know many people might feel this way but are good at still paying attention. For me, I’m day dreaming seconds later every time no matter how hard I try. Log in to Reply Falling asleep. Log in to Reply Making visuals of any kind. I have no aptitude for it. Log in to Reply Having a normal conversation Log in to Reply Talking to people without stuttering or slurring my words a bit. Log in to Reply Telling stories. This thing I wanna tell is so interesting in my head, but I just can’t articulate it to make something someone will enjoy. Log in to Reply Advocating for myself. Log in to Reply Book learning. I can rarely retain information by studying/reading unless I’m already super interested in the subject matter. I learn great by doing a thing, but if I were to read about it my mind draws a blank seconds later. Log in to Reply Waiting tables. I’m a little envious of people who consider restaurants to always be something they can do no matter where they find themselves. I tried once at a small mom & pop restaurant where it should have been the lowest pressure possible to learn. Around the time I thought I was getting the hang of it a little I got word the feedback from tables was that I “seemed nice and polite but was nervous and anxious”. Like…that was me *after* I thought I got over it. Even keeping track of four tables in a country diner was nerve wracking for me. Log in to Reply Getting Reddit gold Log in to Reply Sleeping and cooking Log in to Reply Being a genuine, real human. It’s a pain to constantly have a mask on my emotions. Log in to Reply Apologizing Log in to Reply Directions. When trying to figure out how to get from point A to point B in an unfamiliar place, I need a GPS, a printed map, and someone to physically steer me the right way because otherwise I will end up lost. My husband didn’t believe me when I first told him, but one time he sent me some general directions to his office on an Air Force base, and I somehow ended up driving onto the flight line. He believes me now. Log in to Reply remembering things that I agreed to do when I was in a social mood but then ten minutes before the event starts realize I made a terrible mistake by agreeing to go Log in to Reply Money I just keep fucking up with money Log in to Reply Apparently, I’m shit at expaining myself. I regularly get… i dunno, and, well, it’s annoying because, you know, and I really wish they wouldn’t. Log in to Reply Remembering names and dates (birthdays, events etc) Log in to Reply Most things construction or mechanical which is hilarious as when I took the ASVAB in HS the test claimed that’d be my perfect field. xD Log in to Reply North, south, east and west. Reading maps. Log in to Reply MATH. Log in to Reply I bought a high-end espresso machine during the pandemic. I suck at properly frothing milk for a latte. I get it right about 25% of the time. Every time I think I figured out what I need to do, it stops working shortly after. Log in to Reply Socializing and losing weight Log in to Reply Cartwheels. Could never do them. Log in to Reply Rollerskating Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.