Top Ten Worst Things That Could Happen In Life

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Going to Hell
Yes is definitely the first, I hear about it burns fire, mad people running and abusing each other.. Really horrible and you see horrible things, and Satan next to you, the worst the pain and the suffering will be eternal!
There is suffering in life. Lots of suffering. But life is temporary. If you go to heaven your suffering is over forever. In hell, the suffering is permanent and much worse than suffering in life. In hell you can see the wicked, people burning, the devil, and demons. Hell is the worst place to go. Just believe in god, say prayers, be good, and fight against evil because it pains me when a human goes to this terrible place
Hell is the worst place to go ever.
[Newest]This is why I pray to God every day

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2Being Buried Alive
Why is going to Hell first? That can't happen to you IN life, it could only happen to you AFTER life.
You're buried below ground in a coffin, no one is there, you will be starving and being dehydrated for the rest of your life, and If you had to go to the washroom REAL bad, unfortunately you can't go at all. This is why It is on the Top Ten List.
That's definitely the worst. It must hurt like hell.
[Newest]Can we have some sort of standard here? Like only things we KNOW can happen for sure

3Losing a Parent
Losing a parent is like losing a part of you. Who could live without your parent?
Real things are worse than imaginary things like hell
Loosing parent is like loosing our grip while climbing a mountain. we don't get another chance to hold on
[Newest]Everyone on Earth will most likely outlive their parents because they're older and were younger. Be ready for the pain when it comes, because it will come.

4Lose a Child
I lost my 2 kids ages 3 and 5 and my wife of 8 years in a car accident when I was 29. That was 5 years ago now. I think the hardest part of my life now is.. When you have kids you feel a true meaning to your life accomplishments and a new kind of pride. I remember what that felt like. For the first 2 to 3 years I had this feeling of that I didn't know what to do with my self and where to go with my life I guess like will smith in the movie Seven Pounds but I didn't want to die like him in the movie. how I take it is. I'm just like an old person that lives to long and out lives there family but this all happen to me when I was in my late 20's so I guess its not the same. It sucks but has to happen to someone in life... there you go that's better. I feel bad for my parents most of all. Its hardest on them I think. The thought of there kid wakening up everyday to such a different life day after day.
I don't have any yet, I'm 21, but I think it's far worse than that imaginary and deluded "Hell" people are so afraid of. I guess I have a strong pre-developed paternal feeling.
Nothing in life to find your 18 year old child hanging from a rope in your garage from suicide. I love my parents but they know they have had a life. People that put their parents first have never I repeat never experienced the love of a child. Contractions as a new bearing mother and contractions as a mother in lose when your child has died.12 years on and I am still so sad. Some people have no experience in life and hopefully they don't have to experience what I have and am still going through it.
[Newest]I am so incredibly sorry for anyone who has ever lost a child. I can not imagine the grief that that would cause. Losing a child to me seems like by far the worst thing that could happen to anyone.

5Listen to Justin Bieber
Baby baby baby ooh SO ANNOYING
When I hear Justin Bieber I think I wish I was dead, so if dying is number two then listening to Justin Bieber should be number one
I know right! I'm like, sounds so annoying. Wish someone will turn that thing off...
[Newest]I know, right? Justin Bieber is a sin to mankind!

This doesn't make sense, we're talking about LIFE!
I had to go to therapy after watching 1000 Ways to Die. I'm not kidding, death scarred me. Murder, Cancer, Aids, Suicide, Heart Attack, and that's to name a few. And listen to this, you don't know when, or where, or how it's gonna happen. It's terrifying. But the thing that makes me think again, prove me wrong atheists, but I imagine walking side by side by Jesus Christ. My savior. That helped me a lot thinking about that.


This is not what people like.
[Newest]If I'm going to die I would die normally not any other way

7Going to Jail for Life
If you were in jail for life, that would be sad and you should come home to see your house and family again.
That has to be a hard feeling after hearing you will be in jail for life being under control all the time with no freedom.


You can't go to jail for life. You can go to prison for life though
[Newest]I would feel useless in the world and would just be sad

8Getting Raped
Especially for girls... And maybe men sometimes... :(


This would be horrible. Just thinking about it makes me feel unpleasant.
Its torture. Little girls, or anyone, should not be abused for sex. They don't get a say, and it puts them at risk for pregnancy, or a disease like AIDS, even for young girls. Plus, it would be you to explain it to your parents.


9Dying Alone
It's better to die alone than dying among the people who make you feel alone.


That's actually a problem for me because I don't mind dying just not alone
I'am so scarred of dying alone! No one should ever die alone.

10Seeing the Love of Your Life With Another


I often see my love at first sight trying to get with easy hoes. It kills me because I know that he'd rather have those kind of girls.
Pretty hard to take - gut- wrenching, soul-destroying, mind-numbing pain of the worst kind. But he'll get used to it!


[Newest]Don't love someone who is in love with another one, because if you do, it would be like buying a gun to shoot yourself loaded with Unlimited bullets.

The Contenders

11Being Forced to Go to Church
Not everyone believes in god. Some people are just gonna have to deal with that fact.
I'm a good person. I get good grades, I have many friends, I do lots of community service, I donate to charities, and I'm a friendly and caring person overall.
But I don't believe in God. So according to most beliefs, despite all the good things I do and all the people I help, I automatically go to hell because I don't believe in God. Doesn't that just seem stupid?
I'm not calling anyone's religion stupid or trying to insult anyone, I'm just saying think about these things logically before you blindly follow whatever you've been told.
A person who does not believe in god is an atheist if you did not know.
Ugh. People need to stop forcing religion. Some people just want to live freely. Without God, you can make your own choices.
Actually, you can make your own choice. I mean, whenever you do bad things, has a lightning bolt struck you? God lets us do whatever we want, and we can make our own choices. it's up to you to decide whether to go to heaven or hell.


[Newest]I wish some people would just respect my views sometime because I feel like religion is being pushed down my throat sometimes and I can't handle the ignorance of some people

12Get Amnesia
Your personality would be gone forever, just think what the new personality could be like?
Losing memories of good times? Your first Christmas? Your marriage? Happiness? I'd never want to lose my memories. Savor the good times.


I cannot imagine this. The thought of it is quite repellant.


13Your Pet Dies
My tip is give your pet a great life so when it does you will be proud of yourself for giving a animal a happy life


My sisters chicken died on my friends birthday. She hates that friend. Also my turtle died and they buried her under concrete when they were doing construction.

I can't live to see the day June dies 😭😭😭😭


When my first cat I ever had dies, I don't know what I'll do with out her. She was there in all my memories. And when I go to bed that night she dies I'll be thinking that I will never see her again
[Newest]My pet dog died aged 14

14Being Executed
Now that's just depressing.
This would especially be bad if you were executed for something you didn't do.
This is my biggest fear. And that is why we must be a good ciziten. Even lethal injection sounds inhumane and painful to me

15Going Blind
You can't see anything anymore. Your wife friends and everyone you ever saw. You need someone to help you go everywhere
I would be so terrified.


It would be so hard to live without sight.


[Newest]Always pray that you have your sight,

16Getting Caught Watching Porn
Trust me, getting caught watching ponies is way worse.
That's funny! Lucky I did not get caught!
You will go to jail if you get caught


17Getting Cancer
I have Cancer. It really does ruin your life...
You will one day beat cancer if you take the right medications right away. If you procrastinate, the effects are worse. If it is unbeatable, I feel sorry for you. I fear such thing as well.


I can only hope they find a cure for it.
Angela zhang is one of those people who might have developed a cure for cancer.

18Painful Death
If I ever have a painful death
Which better not happen
It better be quick

19Be a Virgin Forever
I think that's what happened to Richard Branson...


I'm not afraid of that. I always tell myself "what does it mean to be married? What does it mean to give your life to someone both physically and mentally? " now this isn't for everyone, but I just ask myself wouldn't it be boring after a while, while I'm still married?
Who cares? It would be nice to find a partner and all, but is not getting ny REALLY worse than being buried alive, or going to hell. Being a Virgin forever is not fun, but its no like your being buried alive or going to hell... right?


[Newest]What's wrong with that? At least you won't get AIDs or HIV.

20Being Pushed Off the Grand Canyon by a Cow
That's what happened to me...
Hilarious. But still it sounds horrible. It happened to my uncle's friend.
Yeah I was pushed by a cow off a cliff and I was unconscious for a day when I woke up you was like "Ugh, I'm in hell? Colder than usual"
[Newest]Wow that's so creative... This sentence is a masterpiece

21Nobody Likes You
I was bullied at primary school but no one cares about me in secondary school.

I have no friends. Unless my sister counts.

22Get Bullied
Really. Justin Bieber is worst then bullying? People are really taking the JB jokes way too far. JB should be at the bottom of the list and this should be number 5.
I was bullied by a boy who was the same age as me at Primary School, from year 2, to year 3, year 4, year 5 and finally year 6... And the stupid horrible Primary School headteacher and teachers did nothing about it!
Bulling can be dangerous because the bully might hurt us
[Newest]I was bullies by 3 people between 2007-2013

23You Get Robbed

24Being Forced to Listen to One Direction
Oh, yes! One direction and directioners annoy the hell outta me!
All of one direction songs are noise pollution
I may sound like a dying cat but I can sing way better than them


[Newest]One Direction? Straight to hell, I hope

25Getting Divorce
Something to think about...If you never GET MARRIED, there is a 100% chance you will never GET A DIVORCE. Wished I listened to that line of reasoning.
That's sad if your husband/wife divorced you and It is not fun to be alone.
Your alone, and if your a guy, you gotta pay your ex wife all the time!


26Being Gay
Why si this here? I know it goes against the Bible but I thought God loves people for who they are.


It's not the worst thing ever, but prepare for at least SOME bigotry and homophobia against you when you "come out of the closet"!
I disagree totally, as long as you're happy with the person you love.

27Lose a Limb
Imagine how hiccup haddock would feel losing a limb at age 15!


28Going Skydiving and Your Parachute Malfunctions
This is the reason I'm afraid to go skydiving, there's nothing more scary then jumping out of a plane and you try to activate your Parachute and it doesn't work.


Actually I heard about a man who this happened to and he survived. I dunno, Google it. The point is, statistically, it's EXTREMELY unlikely your chute will fail. And even in the event that that happens, you have a backup chute. Trust me, I have been skydiving three times now and it's really not as scary as people make it out to be.
That would be Certain Death.


[Newest]There is a backup parachute

29Rock N Roll Dies
The rock N' Roll never dies.
Should not be "Rock and Roll dies." Rather, it should be the past tense "When Rock And Roll Died" because rock died 20 years ago.
I have a guitar, I won't let it happen
[Newest]I would cry. Guns N' Roses will always live as will Led Zeppelin and so forth.

30You Get Divorced

31You Go Blind

32Being Forced to Do What You Don't Like
My parents forced me to smile on picture day, but I wanted a straight face and they should have accepted it.
OK, this is stupid. People have to make unpleasant choices every day because they're NECESSARY and believing that you can always do what you want is unrealistic and immature. What mother WANTS to change her baby's dirty diaper? What person ALWAYS wants, every day, to go to work or school? But they do, because the consequences are worse.
I was forced to get diarrhea because I was eating
Something you like but too much that you get major diarrhea because of it.

33Going to Jail for Life for Something You Didn't Do
That would suck big time! Me going to jail for something I didn't even do? If someone said I committed a crime I didn't even commit (or will ever commit for that matter) I would kill that person (and you can't arrest me because I meant "kill" metaphorically, not literally).
If this ever happened to me, I would as the judge to keep finding proof I'm innocent
You can only go to prison for life, not jail.

34The the World End With Only You and 10000 Zombies Left
That's gotta hurt. A LOT. considering you'll be bitten and scratched by 10000 zombies.
-grabs Minigun-
Just because I axcept my inevitable fate I'm not in a hurry to embrace it!

35Being Forced to Eat Your Child
Someone Get Me A Gravestone
No I won't eat my Children because it's wrong.
That's what the dinosaurs and animals do
[Newest]That's pretty much would a satanist do

36Dying In a Stupid Way
Slipping on an orange peel
There was once a man that died because someone stabbed him in the ass with an umbrella (the part that stabbed him was lead).
Imagine a convention in the afterlife:
Soldier: I got shot while protecting the ones I loved.
Lady: I was shielding my children from a shooter.
Him: I got killed by an umbrella...
Drowning in a kiddie pool. Don't know why, but the thought still haunts me.


[Newest]Choking is a dumb way to die because it can be easily prevented

37You Become Homeless

38Sleeping With Justin Bieber
*refuses to think about this*
The next morning, I'll wake up in hell!
My girlfriend would be so pissed that I cheated on her with the worst singer of all time.


39Gaining 4790 Pounds in a Day
What's this supposed to mean?
If that happens, then you die from a heart attack.
Eventually, you'd engulf the entire world with your fat!
[Newest]Why so specific? Even gaining 10 pounds per day would kill you very quickly.

40Being a High School Loser
It builds character. And once you've graduated college, you can hire the kids who bullied you to mow your lawn. I randomly hired a landscaping company and the guy who mowed my lawn was the biggest prick in my high school. It was both awesome and kinda sad.


I was as an underclassmen then my last 2 years I was pretty popular and lemme tell you it's much better but after high school it really doesn't matter
I was a high school loser, but now I am a billionaire who's married to a supermodel.

41Getting Caught Masturbating
Yeah this is so bad especially if it's your parents but if it's a friend I would just own it, should've knocked bro.
It's bad but also funny

42A Wizard Turns You Into Justin Bieber and the Only Cure Is to Have Sex With Harry Styles In Public
Rather be pushed off the grand canyon by a cow...
I don't think that can even happen.
Would rather be buried alive
[Newest]I fell out of my chair laughing

43Every Girl Rejects You
Story of my life... What the hell is wrong with me?
This is me, but I have no idea why

44Being Burned Alive
I think this would hurt worst than being buried alive...


45You Go Deaf

46Stuck On an Island With Adolf Hitler
If this happens bring an AK 47, bullets, a license to bear arms, also if you're blonde haired and blue eyed make sure you wear contacts and either dye your hair or wear a wig. Then pack some flares and a knife in-case the gun doesn't finish him off
It could be worse. He could also have his wife with him and that would be double torture. But on the bright side... THERE IS NO BRIGHT SIDE WHEN PATHETIC HUMAN (his wife) AND TERRIBLE MOUSTACHE (Hitler) ARE AROUND (but you could insult them.
If this happens, film yourself stabbing him to death or killing him some other way, but if neither of you have any weapons, you could always drown him, or use a rock to smash his bones, and the last thing he here's is you making fun of his moustache
[Newest]I'm pretty sure that island would be Shutter Island.

47Losing a Sibling at a Young Age.
I feel really bad for anyone who has ever gone through this. I mean I'm an only child so it can't happen to me, but if I did get a sibling and they died it would be the ultimate torture. Even if it was a mean sibling.
I am 13 and I have lost 2 of my brothers to a shooting and a car crash. It is an awful excperience to go through. I wouldn't wish it upon anyone.

48Being Forever Alone

49Trapped Under Ice
Well sing Trapped Under Ice by Metallica and the ice will melt
There would be no way out AT ALL

50The Top Tens Closes Down
Really? About the website?


So bad I have to live with it

52Metallica Retiring
This SHOULDN'T and COULDN'T for any reason
Metallica dying would break my heart, but I would still have ALL Their albums.
I'll retire the day these happens, Metallica can't Dissappear, That they will never come, I'm just One crazy fan

53You Never Hit Puberty
I honestly do not see why this is so bad. You wouldn't have so much stress.
I'm only fifteen but I haven't gotten the full thing yet.


That would be horrible because if you don't hit puberty, You won't get any kids when you're married


54Being Kidnapped
Even if you have a plan to get out of their grip, you probably would become so absorbed in fear, you wouldn't use it.
Ok my friend was abducted yesterday but he was able to get out. That was terrible.


55Having Your Heart Broken
It breaks your spirit, too. It makes you cold and callous. Maybe that's just me, I don't know. I've been rejected by girls enough times that I just hate everyone.

56Living Without Freedom for the Rest of Your Life.
This is crazy and makes me feel I should have been born in the first place. I was born to be free, explore, invent and be aware of the current happenings in the world.
It would be horrible

57Being On Big Brother
Well, you don't get to see your loved ones for 3 months something could happen to your family and its mostly horrible

58Having Your Appendix Taken Out
It's even worse when they try to force feed it to you.
It's certainly not pleasant, but fracturing your pelvis on the dashboard during a car accident is far worse. Plus they give you lots of morphine after the surgery.


This happened to my brother before, he was frightened and scared and started to cry.

59Being Frightened
Being Frightened over a million things like getting killed without knowing how to defend yourself, going in a haunted house, skydiving down from outer space like the Red Bull commercial or If you're going to take your appendix out, etc.
Fright is what prevents us from venturing onward.

60Seeing the Love of Your Life Die

61Being Forced to Listen to Nicki Minaj
I don't want to have to picture that. That would be horrible!


She may be a bad music artist but think again. Would this be worse than more serious issues like cancer and death and being burned alive?


My head would just explode after listening to 10 second's of Stupid hoe and Massive attack.
Stupid How and Anaconda are torture.


62Having to Wear a Bra
Wish I was a boy
Why don't fat guys wear bras!?
[Newest]They are way to itchy. I can't stand them.

63You Can't Go to College
Why would anyone want to go to college

64Somebody Stealing from You
Oh yeah! I would be ticked if someone stole from me!
If someone steals from me I'll take the stolen item and put it in my pocket.

65Using Photoshop Someone Shrinks Your Genitals and Posts It On 4chan Only for It to Go Viral

66Your Best Friend Dumps You
It's sad it's happening right now in my life
I would cry like mad.


It's happening to me. CURSE YOU - "Dude. You can't name people on the Internet."

67Getting Punished
This happens to a lot of people sometimes if they don't follow other peoples rules.

68Being Made Fun Of
It's not nice to be made fun of or get bullied
Someone makes fun of me because of my spelling mistakes
People needs to know that being made fun of really hurts a lot.

69Sleeping With Rihanna/rebecca Black
Rihanna's songs are good, though.

70Going to School
Actually, school is not that bad. The only worst thing about school is that if you get despised over nothing, tried to be nice but no one wants to be your friend, losing your best friend, getting bullied by all of your classmates, getting mocked everyday, getting humiliate at the school corridor or at the cafeteria or at graduation day (all of your friends and all of their parents uncluding your parents will see) or at the at prom night (where everyone sees you) and getting forced to wake up so early. Seriously, My parents told me and my brother to get up at 5 AM. I never get a chance to get freshen up. Glad that this is the semester break. So, I can get up any time I want """"


71Living With Your Parents Forever
My mom hates me I had plans one day and she ruined it
Just like Chris Chan
Do you know how annoying that could be?
[Newest]I know a lot of people have to do that, but for me it's a failure.

72Get Brainwashed
Exactley. This is what happened to all of the little girl's that are completely obsessed with Justin Bieber and One Direction.

73You Sit On a Poo

74You Go to Prison

75Watching Your Children Being Stabbed to Death
That must be awful

76Having a Kidney Stone

77Losing Your Mother
The saddest thing ever. It wants me to cry.


I love my mom. she the best!
My mom is awesome.
[Newest]I would be jumping with joy if I lost my mom
You're a jerk for hating your mom. I would cry all day long if I lost my mom/my dad!


78Growing Up With People Who Are Not Your Parents
How's that bad? At least those people raised you and took care of you. It's good to know at least one different person.

79Watching Big Brother

80Being Forced to Watch Big Brother

81Not Seeing Criss Angel
I always miss his shows

82The Illuminati Takes Over the World
The NWO will take over the world one day. we need to act! Join my world corruption prevention alliance! Made of all 6th graders... But we're getting there!

(this message was in all lowercase for a reason)
If that happen we really need god

83Lose the Person You Love Most

84The American Empire Forms In Place of the United States

85Your Phone Drops In Toilet

86Dora Rocks Becoming the Most Subscribed Youtuber
Oh, that would be sickening!

87Justin Bieber Was Your Dad This Whole Time
He's too young to be a dad.

88Same Sex Marriage Becoming Legal Everywhere
Why the hell is this on the list? Having two people of the same gender marry would not hurt anyone.
Why is that bad? I think same sex marriage should be legal everywhere.
In case you are wondering why this is bad, it means that humans will lose the ability to reproduce, resulting in slow death and the Animaluminati (illuminati of animals) taking over Earth

89You Are Forever Single

90Loosing Your Long Flowing Hair

91Your Favorite Celebrity Unliking You
That would be Justin Bieber if he hates me I well spray him with mace and run away from him
What would Avril Lavigne have against me?
That would never happen. Right?
[Newest]Its okay I don't like em anyway

92Your House Burns Down

93Your Favourite TV Show Gets Canceled
I would cry all day
It happened to me too. Remember that show "The Secret Circle"? I used to love it so much and when it was cancelled I cried so much, but then I got over it.
This has happened to me twice! ICarly and Good Luck Charlie

94Lose Your Pet
This is worse than you pet dying for sure because you never know if the pet died, or lived and purposely stayed away from you. Either way it's horrible knowing it could be either of those.
I would hate it if my dogs died because they are so cute I would cry for the rest of my life and then some. :'(


95Get Raped by an Animal
This is why I don't trust dolphins

96Having a Criminal As a Parent
A drug dealer used to live across the street from me and he had three kids. Kinda sucks because their father would get arrested for selling drugs and their kids would never be able to see him outside of jail.

97Going to Jail Until You Turn 80
It wouldn't be that bad if you were 79
Would be fine if you were turning 80 tomorrow

98Your Neighbor Passes Away
Happened to an elderly couple on my street. They've known me since I was in my mother's belly. :/
This happened to one couple on my street too. The lady that is still alive moved and now she lives somewhere else. :(


If my neighbor passes away I'll go to their hose and take whatever I want.

99Having to Watch Dora the Explorer With Your Kids

100Getting Attacked by Pigeons
I would love that to happen to someone I will e there laughing
Seriously, I am scared of them, and if I would be attacked by them

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