What action should you do after telling a bad joke to someone?

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  1. HaloEffect17
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    So, you tell a bad joke and they give you the "look". You're treading water to find a way to lessen the cringe. I mean... the first thing that comes to mind is just to dab, make a swift 180, and walk away with your head held high like a boss. What would you do?
     
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  2. hobbledehoy899

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    Place "DOOT" on their daily gaming controller.
     
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    I can see why you get into these cringy situations in the first place.
     
  4. FAST6191

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    Look ever so slightly confused in silence,
     
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  5. invaderyoyo

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    Just pretend you didn't say anything and everyone will probably do the same. Idk your friends, though.
     
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    I improvise to make it a longer joke fun this time
     
  7. Veho

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    Carry a pair of huge self-adhesive eyebrows. Slap them on your forehead and waggle them and go "Eh? Eh? Eh? No? Okay."

    Optional bonus: take out a notepad, and cross a line out muttering "that one didn't work", "back to the ol' drawing board", "needs tweaking" etc.