High fives are as much a part of the fabric of America as baseball, apple pie and Bruce Springsteen. In fact, much like the crowd-pleasing "U-S-A!" chant, adding a high five to just about any occasion is guaranteed to make it better.
It certainly makes the sports world a better place! Particularly when the high five is very poorly executed and embarrasses all parties involved. If laughing at someone else's failure isn't what this great nation is all about, then I don't know why we're here.
But since we are here, how about we take a look at 50 of the most awesomely awkward high fives in sports history?