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epic fail

An especially big or embarrassing blunder. I can't believe I called the CEO by the wrong name! What an epic fail. I tried to bake a cake for my sister's birthday, but I accidentally used salt instead of sugar. Epic fail.
See also: epic, fail
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The following year, Michael Cimino -- fresh from the success of his Vietnam movie, "The Deer Hunter" -- released "Heaven's Gate," which cost a fortune to make, alienated critics and audiences alike, and immediately went into the record books as one of the most epic fails in the history of cinema.
Yet, despite the epic fails and downfalls, we rise and we unite, as we did one 121 years ago, to assert that we are a noble race and a great nation.
A string of mishaps and hilarious events have been revealed as Billie and Greg now enjoy their honeymoon together - with missed planes and "epic fails" all part of the celebrations.
THERE were some epic fails as students overdid it while toasting their A-level success across the UK.
There'll be epic fails - and epic falls - as the 16 participants battle their way through the obstacle course.
Full of epic fails and big wins, Can't Touch This promises to be fun for the whole family, as the two hosts explain: "Anyone can have a go at it and you find unlikely heroes in it; people who don't necessarily have to be fit to do really well at it," Ball says.
Bayan-Metro Manila chair Raymond Palatino enumerated what the group considered the Top 10 epic fails of the MRT and LRT under Aquino's watch:
Spectacular falls and epic fails have occurred along the way, with only the fittest surviving.
Despite those thumbs-up moments, however, the film epic fails its most basic mission -- to scare.
The author does a commendable job, for instance, in detailing the "common traits of epic fails," and she offers sound suggestions for "how to minimize the impact of an authenticity meltdown."
CHRISTMAS EPIC FAILS ITV 9pm Angus Deayton hosts this celebration of TV bloopers and festive foul-ups.
WORLD CUP EPIC FAILS ITV, 8.30pm One-off special celebrating the funny side of the football tournament.
In the lightening fast era of social media - where our 140-character expressions are broadcast as soon as we hit a 'tweet' button - epic fails happen.
However, some tradesters in Beijing warn Disney should not be surprised if Michael Bay's epic fails to scale great heights at the B.O.
THERE were some epic fails as students overdid it while toasting A-level results across the UK.