We’ve all had those moments when we wished we could take back what we said because it made us sound callous, or racist, or just plain stupid. Fortunately, most of the time when we say things people aren’t taking notes. But celebrities have to deal with the brutal reality that everything they say within hearing distance of other people is gonna be noticed—and repeated. While that may be a down side of fame, it does make for some hilarious reading. So the next time you say something silly, thank your lucky stars that you weren’t “on the record” like these 25 celebrities.

25 Embarrassing Times Celebrities Should’ve Said Nothing At All

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May is a stay-at-home mom who writes to keep her kids in shoes and video games. She's a former high school English teacher and an avid follower of pop culture.