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Watch John Kerry and Ben Affleck awkwardly try — and fail — to shake hands [GIF]

WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 26: Ben Affleck, former U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speak during a photo op at The State Department on February 26, 2014 in Washington, DC. Affleck, founder of the Eastern Congo Initiative, will testify before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee about the war torn African country.   (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images) WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 26: Ben Affleck, former U.S. Sen. Russ Feingold and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speak during a photo op at The State Department on February 26, 2014 in Washington, DC. Affleck, founder of the Eastern Congo Initiative, will testify before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee about the war torn African country. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)  

Ben Affleck was in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday to testify in front of the Senate as an African expert or something.

At one point, he stood for a photo op with Secretary of State John Kerry and the two attempted to shake hands, but were not successful.

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(h/t Gawker)

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