Pickup lines have a bad reputation: They're usually considered the territory of sleazy men trying to manipulate women instead of just interacting with them like normal human beings—but sometimes, they work. 

Some are so bad they're good, as one Redditor pointed out in a "best pickup lines" thread: "Don't think the comments would have been much different if OP had asked for the worst pickup lines." 

If you're wondering how to pull out a pickup line that might actually work, here are some of Reddit's best suggestions: