Most Shocking Moments in 2018

Gregory
2018 has had a shocking start, so here are some things that shocked the world.

The Top Ten

1 Stoneman Douglas High School Shooting

...I've been talking about politics and current events for some time now, and I know as someone who's not even 14 yet that it's bad for my mental health. But this hits too close to home.

There have been 18 shootings in America since 2018 started, and we're not even in March. This is the deadliest high school shooting in history, and let's not forget that one of those 18 shootings happened in Winston-Salem, which is DANGEROUSLY close to where I live. And yet, Trump and his NRA-cronies are only making it worse. They're cutting over $25,000,000 from school counseling and mental profiling. Last month, Trump signed a bill deregulating guns based on mental illness. He visited like two victims for 6 minutes and then went STRAIGHT to golfing. He blames the FBI for not taking action and brings up Russia. The shooter was a Trump supporter, and is getting sympathy headlines from news articles alongside the fact that he's trying to bypass the death penalty.

These shootings aren't ...more - WonkeyDude98

I probably wouldn't know that this happen if I wasn't watching the Olympics honestly.

I feel very sorry for those who lost their loved ones during this tragic event. I also feel bad for the shooter's brother because that had ruined his reputation. He's been arrested for no reason.

So glad I don't live in the US so I don't have to worry about school shooting

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2 Donald Trump Said "Why Do We Want All These People From 'S***hole Countries' Coming Here?"

As an American, I am officially ashamed..

And people say Trump isn't racist. Don't go using the "mainstream media" excuse here now. The fact that Donald Trump let this slip out of his mouth only finally proves how racist and horrible of a person he is. And I thought him cutting funding for historically black colleges and attempting to ban transgenders from the army already made him as prejudiced and discriminatory as he already was. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

Yeah. The sad part is that I'm not even making this stuff up. Just Google it and you'll see that what I say is verifiable by various sources. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

Donald trump is bad! He's the enemy of all of us!

That was very rude to say that - DrayTopTens

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3 2018 Flu Outbreak

Apparently a bad comment made by Donald Trump and a school shooting that only killed 17 people is worse than a flu outbreak that had 80,000 people die

Flu shots don't work so don't say that we should get them, my grandpa got his flu shots and two weeks later got the flu. I didn't get my flu shots after that because my dad says they don't work and they don't.

I got the flu this year - Demon_Kitty

My mom caught the flu in 2018 in the winter and it was so godawful - DrayTopTens

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4 Logan Paul's Dead Body Video

The worst part is people forgave him.

He deserved to be dishonored in an excruciating way even I haven't watched the video but I sense disturbance - Kevinsidis

It's not just that he showed a dead body on video for the public to see, it's much more than that. Him and his friends were told not to take any film or photo of dead bodies they came across, but they did and disrespected that poor victim and his family. They mocked the suicide victim, and made him some kind of side show for them to use for views, which is inhumane.

Imagine being one of the families of the victim. You came across the video that you see of your spouse, sibling, parent, or friend who hanged himself and is in a video of punks laughing their ass off about him.It would crush you to see that someone you were once close to ended up killing himself, and was just treated as a joke.

Also Logan's followers are young kids who watch his videos. They either become terrified from what they've been exposed to, or think that it's okay to do what Logan did. Having a irresponsible role model who doesn't have compassion for the victim is not someone that we want to have ...more

Should have been in youtube rewind

The man is a legitimate psychopath. There is no empathy in him. As he and his waste-of-oxygen friends laugh over the body of a man who took his own life, his raving fanbase ignores common decency. - Sop

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5 False Alarm of Hawaiian Ballistic Missile Threat

I went to Hawaii not long after this happened and I was scared as hell that they were going to set off the alert so again but only this time, for real. - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

How were people that stupid - iliekpiez

I live in Hawaii, when I got this, I said:
"What? , this is false! "

Imagine how terrified people were.

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6 Tide Pod Challenge

I can't wait for the Loose Wire in a Bathtub Challenge.

That challenge is dumb. You could die from eating a tide pod - Demon_Kitty

Only stupid kids do this

Maybe we should all wash down our ride pods with a bit of bleach... And then let's all pay in a bowl of not coals for a bit... Maybe this actually isn't such a good idea... - SirSheep

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7 Death of Stephen Hawking

I laughed when I saw this. It wasn't surprising. We're all gonna die. He had it coming.

This should be number 1! It was so sad, he had so many good books and was so smart! RIP Stephen Hawking - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

Loved this man RIP - MRRANDOM

Even though I'm not agree with him about his beliefs about god and the creator I loved him as great scientist who never gave up and always tried hard and fought his illness god bless his eternal soul

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8 12 People, Including 5 Children, are Held Captive and Discovered Chained to Their Beds in California

Their parents deserved to die a slow, and painful death by cannibals (okay maybe I went too extreme, but don't care they still deserve a harsh punishment). - XxembermasterxX

Oh. - MorlaTurtle8

Their parents should rot in jail forever. - CharismaticKat

HOW CAN THEY DO THIS! 5 CHILDREN SHOCKING

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9 Toys R Us Announced the Closing of 180 Stores

My childhood is dying

Toys R us goodbye I enjoyed going to your stores when I was a small boy R.I.P

I wanted to go to Toys R Us for years and I never went. - PhoenixAura81

And now they're all closed thanks to Trump and Teen Titans Go! - kcianciulli

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10 Slayer Disbands

I can understand, they've been together for over thirty years, nearly forty. But still, it's sad. - WheresMyGuitarPick

Not yet they're doing one last tour. But it might end by 2019. Well the slayer fans will be raining tears when it happens. - Skullkid755

Now that is just being butthurt - 445956

Don’t really care. - MrCoolC

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The Newcomers

? A 12 Year Old Girl Shoots Students in Class

I remember this back in Januray of 2018 - MorlaTurtle8

? Brock Lesnar Retains the Universal Championship Against Roman Reigns at Wrestlemania 34

The Contenders

11 Baghdad Suicide Bombings

I love liberalism. Voting a trump quote over these innocents crying.
Edit: I meant dying. Oopsie whoopsie, I did a poopsie. - TeamRocket747

2 suicide bombings occurred, killing at least 38 people and injuring 105. - Gregory

12 California Wildfires

I know many people who have been affected by these fores, including some people who lived in Paradise. My family lives all over California, so I check the news every day to make sure that the fires aren't too close to them. - SirSheep

Not shocking happens every year here - namesnipe

Trump: not important
Trump After: Oh - iliekpiez

Three people have already been killed from these fires. What people need to know is that they should evacuate. Don’t stay, you’re putting your life at risk, and then people will eventually have to save you, while risking their lives. Please evacuate if you are told to do so. - PackFan2005

13 Donald Trump Refusing to Apologize for S***hole Comment

No It's Donald Dump. LOL...

That's Donald Trump's opinion!

But its true - namesnipe

And this isn't considered as bad as a YouTuber making insensitive jokes. At least Logan Paul isn't the face of a country. - PositronWildhawk

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14 Death of Stephen Hillenburg

It was a national holiday. There was no school.
I was watching videos till I stumbled upon a video saying that Mr. Hillenburg is dead.
At first I didn't believe it but a few days later, I found out that it was true.
Rest in peace, the second founding father of my childhood! - HistorianaPhilippiniana

Why does everyone I like dies?

This must be the saddest day for the entire Nickelodeon community. We lost the true star on Nickelodeon. RIP 1961-2018 - Nick81

It's one of the saddest days in 2018. R.I.P. Stephen Hillenburg. - PokemonYesTeletubbiesNo

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15 Santa Fe High School Shooting

That must have been terrifying for the students. I was watching videos on how to survive an active shooter situation after I found out about this because I was scared it was goona happen to my school! - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

This school was three hours away from my school. - sowells_brianna24

Considering this shooting took place so close to a week or two before high school graduation, as a high school senior awaiting graduation, I have to say absolutely no senior, let alone any school student from any grade level, should have to experience a tragedy like this near the end of the school year. As always, I can only say I give my condolences to those who were affected by yet another school shooting this year. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

Trump will just pray and do absolutely nothing about it but run his mouth. - railfan99

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16 2018 Doomsday Clock

I just looked that up and I noticed it had an Iron Maiden song title in it (the song itself is awesome). - PhoenixAura81

Welp. I hope ww3 doesn't breakout before gen 8 of pokemon. This is a little too close.

Hopefully all goes well at the meeting.

Thanks a lot kim jong un - Dvafan2

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17 Texas High School Shooting

Get this above slayer disbanding, how is a band disbanding above a high school shooting? - BlazingParasol

Who cares for shootings

So Sad - JPK

I’m just so sick of these shootings! - railfan99

We should just stop shootings, and help the families, yet we should make it through mental health problems, think twice, and stand up against our choice of them. - Gregory

18 Aziz Ansari’s Sexual Misconduct Allegations

God, Women are so evil. - kcianciulli

Anyone with a brain could already tell how creepy this guy is just by watching a single episode of Parks & Rec. His mannerisms are so gross.

Who is that person - PhoenixAura81

This one was ridiculous and the accuser was so incredibly hard to believe. It sounded more like an awkward date that ended in awkward sex - Phillip873

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19 Harrisburg Shooting

So many shootings, so little time - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

20 Alabama School Shooting
21 Southern California Mudslides

It's mayhem here in SoCal, there has been fires and mudslides left and right. I remember my school became a shelter for people that lived in the outskirts of my city because there house was so close to the danger - Phillip873

So far 17 people have died and 43 went missing.
Pray for SoCal. - Gregory

22 Death of DJ Avicii

The worst part is that no one expected this at ALL! - PhoenixAura81

I was not expecting it.
- TheDuttyGyal

And it seems like everyone forgot the next day outside of Sweden

Avicii I’ll be missed. He had many amazing songs! RIP - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

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23 The Philadelphia Eagles Won the Super Bowl 52

I thought this list was made by Patriots fans because I even forgot this was shocking moments. I thought this was "worst" moments. But yeah this was really shocking and was good - venomouskillingmachine

Fly, Eagles, fly! - galaxyfox

Finally, a good shocking moment on the list - AliciaMae

It’s not really horrible to everyone, just to Patriots Fans. - JoeBoi

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24 YouTube Moral Drama

My goodness, is there anything right about our society?! - SpectralOwl

Yes one thing Marilyn Manson.
When he's retires humanity will be screwed.

Ever since Logan Paul’s corpse video, the YouTube Community is starting major drama over Logan Paul’s video.
The drama also revolves around Shane Dawson’s video about pedophilia. - Gregory

25 Bill Cosby Found Guilty on All Counts of Indecent Sexual Assault in Retrial

I can't believe They're still go on about this - s646451

Sick freak. Anyone who repeatedly violates the sexual boundaries of others deserves everything they will eventually get

That’s a thing! Lord help our poor, rule-breaking planet? - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

She say do you really like me I tell her I really sorry I only like my mom and my pudding
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26 Marvel Creator Stan Lee Accused of Sexual Harassment

NO! I love marvel stuff! This better not be true - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

Stan Lee's dead, so we'll never know - PerseusJackie

Lies. Stan Lee would never do that. - Smash64

Sexual harassment does not matter at all.

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27 Marvel Creator Stan Lee Died

RIP. He was 96 and had a good life. He was probably ready for it, he was so old. - fwed

I was crying! - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

The fanwar should’ve died instead of him...

Though he was 95.
He created the Marvel franchise, including Spider-Man, Superman, and the Avengers.
And it all started with comic books.
He worked hard on everything, and that’s how he became who he became.
Though he got accused for sexual misconduct allegations, he will never be forgotten.
R.I.P. - Gregory

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28 Facebook lost daily users

Shocking in a good way! - Userguy44

Yay! Maybe people will go on TheTopTens instead!

Thetoptens is a dying site, those who don't delete their accounts this year need to keep it from losing advertisers - TheInsomniac

I only recently got a Facebook, but got banned almost immediately. Wonder why? - NuMetalManiak

Good yay!

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29 North Korea Participating in the 2018 Winter Olympics

No matter how shocking this was. At least North and South Korean athletes marched together. But the one thing that really caused a huge controversy in Korea before the PyeongChang olympics was the Joint Women's hockey team - dfj

Looks like this is the last Olympics then :( - XxembermasterxX

North Korea doing anything fun is indeed quite shocking.

Boy, is the IOC going to have a lot to say about this! Seriously, they better take all precautions with security if all the athletes and people at the Winter Olympics are going to be safe from the threat of North Korea. Something tells me North Korea participating in the 2018 Winter Olympics won't be much good news to the Winter Olympics and the safety of everyone participating at the games. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

30 S***hole Sign Projected Onto Trump Hotel in Washington DC

LOL - Demon_Kitty

Oops ignore the previous comment I put he deserved that punishment.

Sometimes, the reaction to the tweet is worse than the tweet itself. - Nonpointed

€�I America great again’ yeah right! - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

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31 Shane Dawson’s Pedophilia Comments

Issue is they weren't funny - iliekpiez

Yet all his stupid fangirls defended him. - B1ueNew

It's just an age gap and a joke geez.

I don't know who this is, but I'm sure he's a sicko.

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32 Rape and Murder of Zainab Ansari

The murder was caught (thank god) But I hope he is brought to justice, no sucide or death to him, but in jail for 20 years or more! #prayforZainab - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

That must have been a terrifying way to die. - PhoenixAura81

I'm just glad this horrific incident has at least gained some awareness in the form of a Wikipedia page and some news outlets. But like CrimsonShark said, it's a shame this poor victim doesn't get as much awareness of her terrifying encounter with her killer as other victims do. I really hope the Pakistani government will bring this horrid excuse of a human to justice and make him pay dearly for his crime. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

UPDATE: The murderer has been caught. He has been identified as Imran Ali, a serial killer who also killed around 5 other girls in a time span of 2 years. - CrimsonShark

Thank goodness he's been caught. My only hope is that he's truly brought to justice and doesn't cop out with a suicide attempt to escape his well-deserved punishment for his crimes. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

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33 North Korean Leader Wants to Talk to Trump

It ended in non agruement but peace talks something no other president did - Dvafan2

You mean... Kim Jong Un? - TheInsomniac

There's only one question: Who starts the argument first�". - XxembermasterxX

I think it went well

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34 North Korea Announces Ending Missile Tests

Finally that dumbass kim jong un is learning not to mess with other countries - Dvafan2

Yay!

Something previous leaders couldn’t accomplish. Now, let’s turn our attention to Iran, who seems more threatening at the moment. - PackFan2005

35 Logan Paul's Apology for Dead Body Video

His apology was fake, because it is from Logan Paul. - BorisRule

This is not shocking. Considering all the backlash he received and the desperation for attention Logan has always warranted, he was bound to "apologize" for this. Move this down.

How is this "shocking"? Of course he was going to apologise, even if it wasn't accepted by the majority of YouTube. - PlanetDeadwing

Why are both the video and the apology video on the same list. Why are both shocking. What is wrong with the people who add these items. Why do they care so much. Why are questions like these the best questions ever. And why don't any of them end with question marks. - Nonpointed

It was shocking that a video with a dead body was on youtube for 3 weeks :0 - Manowar9

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36 Death of Bruno Sammartino

Who? - PhoenixAura81

37 16-year-Old Girl Killed After Going Over Rainbow Falls
38 Bomb Cyclone

The coldest new years eve ever - ikerevievs

It’s so horrible that this caused so many problems for people in America. If you want send all that snow to me, in Scotland. We have had barely any this year. Well, at least where I am that is.

It's the coldest storm to hit the U.S. in 4 years, and caused a huge blizzard throughout the northeast, and many people were stuck inside their homes.
Yet it snowed in Florida and other places that don't usually get snow. - Gregory

Poor USA! We have nothing but 🎵sunshine, lollipops, rainbows🎶 and only a little bit of rain over here in Australia! - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

39 Car Crashed Into 2nd Floor of Southern California Building

How? - Cyri

Dear god can cars - do anything right!? 🤦‍♂️

40 Forest High School Shooting

I know a few people who went to that school and when I heard about this I was MAD! - railfan99

41 Sears Announced the Closing of 100 Stores

Update sears is opening stores again - Offdutyrick

JCPenney is much better anyway (even though they aren't doing too well themselves)...

2017 has been one of the worst years for the store industry, hundreds of stores were closed, and Toys R. Us went bankrupt. - Gregory

Sears Canada closed, and Sears US is next, sadly. - railfan99

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42 Bella Thorne Revealed that she was Sexually Abused as a Child

This isn't shocking, sadly. I'm positive she has a drug problem as well

This was sad

43 Apple Spectre Meltdown

Wow. Now I am for sure happy that I don't have any apple products.

It affects all devices not just Apple

It literally affects every device with a CPU. It is not just Apple.

It affects every device with a CPU.

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44 Kanye West Supporting Donald Trump

Yeah orange man bad! Black people shouldn't have difference of opinions! Orange man bad! - InsanityJoe

It's Kanye West. - iliekpiez

His support isn't shocking, as he already made it known back in 2016.

This is not shocking at all. - 3DG20

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45 A New Study Revealed that Autism Doctor Hans Asperger Aided Nazi Child Euthanasia

Bad news for anyone who’s artistic (around 40% of people I know, including my brother and friend! ) - oceanbreezetheawesomewarrior

What the hell?! Now more people on the internet will make more nazi and autism related jokes combined!
(Not intending to shoot the messenger) - SpectralOwl

Not the best news for anybody who's Autistic (Like me)... - CrimsonShark

It’s not for the ones who are smarts it’s actually for the severely ones sadly...

46 A man claimed a poor woman's house

Don't worry the woman got her house back - toptenforlife

47 Logan Paul Tased Dead Animals

What is wrong with people these days? This guy needs a mental health check immediately. I've seen enough crazy people to know that it all starts with messing with dead animals. - SirSheep

This Logan Paul seems to be a real idiot! - Userguy44

Gottverdammt! Now Logan did This?! Are you kidding me?! - BorisRule

God damn Logan Paul, you're on the list several times - DogmeatAndRex

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48 Google Removed the View Image Button From Google Images

But you can just right click the image and click "open image in new tab", then you can still have it. - Hotheart123

To prevent copyright infringement. - Gregory

This should be #1. - PerfectImpulseX

This? Out of the shootings, the attacks and the hundreds of deaths from them, this should be #1? - 3DG20

So

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49 Amtrak Train 91 Derailment
50 The Cancellation of Roseanne

My mom used to love that show. - PhoenixAura81

ABC cancelled Roseanne because the lead star Roseanne Barr did a racist tweet.
Trump has responded to the fury over her about her tweet, and blamed it on Ambien.
T.V. is doing no good these days. - Gregory

It’s Barr’s fault anyway. - PackFan2005

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