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08/21/2006 at 06:00 PM EDT
"I just want to start by saying ... awkward? A little bit," best love song winner Nick Lachey told fans from onstage at the Teen Choice Awards – where ex-wife Jessica Simpson was playing host with her onetime rumored hookup, Dane Cook.
Now find out what it was really like to be at the Aug. 20 show and get the inside details from PEOPLE's reporters. Watch our video to hear all about Nick and Jessica's near-miss
, and get more about Sophia and Chad, Britney and Kevin, and all your favorite stars.
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