19 Things Less Embarrassing Than the Brazil v. Germany World Cup Match

BELO HORIZONTE, BRAZIL - JULY 08: Thiago Silva of Brazil consoles David Luiz after Germany's 7-1 victory during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Semi Final match between Brazil and Germany at Estadio Mineirao on July 8, 2014 in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. (Photo by Buda Mendes/Getty Images)
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The secondhand shame from the Brazil versus Germany World Cup match still hasn't faded. For those who haven't been following the World Cup, Brazil lost to Germany 7 to 1 in the semifinals. Yes, they lost by six goals, five of which Germany scored in the first half of the match. It was even more painful to watch than it is to think about, but the fact of the matter is that Brazil is out of the World Cup and Germany is going on to face either the Netherlands or Argentina in the finals. Their victory was so brutal, so swift, and so unbelievably crushing that the match broke the record for most tweets per minute as people rushed to express their amusement/dismay/Photoshop skills with as many one-liners and memes as possible.

While this game marked a resounding victory for the German team, the likes of which they'll probably still be bragging about to their children's children's children, it was kind of horrifically embarrassing for the Brazilian team. Like change-your-name-and-move-to-the-States level embarrassing. Like ignorantly walking around with the back of your skirt half-tucked into your underwear level embarrassing. Like the fourth Transformers movie level embarrassing. 

In fact, we've come up with a list of things that are actually less embarrassing than a 7 to 1 loss to Germany in the semifinals of the World Cup, because, well, someone had to. Sorry, Brazil.

Kanye West Interrupting Taylor Swift at the VMAs

Paula

The First Time Jennifer Lawrence Tripped at the Oscars

Paris Hilton's Music Career

I Wanna Marry Harry Getting Cancelled After Only Four Episodes

Kanye West Getting Booed at the Wireless Festival

Kim Kardashian Failing at Elephant Selfies

Prince William Admitting to Being a Coldplay and Linkin Park Fan

Avril Lavigne's "Hello Kitty" Music Video

Prince George Having a Wikipedia Page Before You

Harry Styles Favoriting a Pornographic Tweet

North West's Birthday Party Being Better Than Khloe Kardashian's

Miley Cyrus and Robin Thicke's Performance at the VMAs

James Franco's Instagram Page

Dating Justin Bieber

Being Justin Bieber

Kendall Jenner Misreading the Teleprompter at the Billboard Music Awards

Shia LaBeouf Getting Caught Plagiarizing His Short Film

O-Town Getting Back Together

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