Top 10 Things Currently Polluting

The Top Ten

1 Repetitive content

I's getting harder to make more lists so I kinda get it. - DCfnaf

How many lists are there of Best Disney Animated Movies? - Cartoonfan202

Sorry christangrant but this is what I'm seeing a lot of lately, a lot of lists that I swear are the same thing. - NuMetalManiak

@Neon: The infestation of the metal minions. Endless, mind-numbing, irrelevant minutiae: what headbangers eat; what they don't eat; their favorite charities; their tattoos; their pets; who has the "best" screams; the best "gallops"; the best "tapping" bass; an unlimited number of imaginary "subgenres"; whose compost... er, "compositions" are most "complicated" or "difficult" (usually declared by users with little or no experience playing an actual instrument)... on and on, and over again, ad infinitum. If the music is any good, just recommend it and let the listener judge. Stop trying to sell it ("Top Ten Metal Songs For People Who Hate Metal"). Brilliant. It's a crushing bore.

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2 Immaturity

A certain butt-hurt user who disrespects opinions and can't take criticism. - DCfnaf

Most hardcore fans and haters have this problem - Neonco31

Oh dear, It's so common... - Ananya

I'm scared of my own immaturities. - lovefrombadlands

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3 Pointless comparison lists

Best songs between Metallica, One Direction, Cannibal Corpse, and Evanescence. At Number one is Invisible Kid Metallica - SoldierOfFortune

I can't tell you how many awful PMMM comparison lists I've seen on TheTopTens. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

Lego Batman and Zootopia got comparison list, enough said. - DCfnaf

4 Low quality lists/posts

Lists/posts with no thought or creativity put into them whatsoever. Lists/posts obviously just made for the sake of getting more user points. - TheEvilNuggetCookie

And that's why I don't rush out posts when I'm making them. Quality is more important than quantity, and emphasis on quantity will make you and your lists/posts bad. - DCfnaf

5 People not open to debate

People creating posts and then deleting comments that they don't agree with/debunk their points. - TheEvilNuggetCookie

It's their post, so they have a right to delete comments if they want. - NikoX

6 Lack of comedic/thoughtful content

This item is funny. We all have different types of humour. Who's to say what's funny and what isn't? Sometimes I add humour to my lists / comments, only to be told to "grow up" or "You have a great sense of humour" No one can please everyone. - Britgirl

Everyone is too serious and takes everything to heart. Are people seriously bashing BTDR lists? They're just troll lists meant to be funny. - DCfnaf

Well, now. Some of us appreciate Britgirl's sense of "humour." She '"senses" it, just gets a little lost tryin' t'find it;). Kidding. It is one of those British traits, though, which may be difficult for the uninitiated to fully savor. Fortunately, some of us misspent a significant number of heartbeats snorkin' to that late, great comedic genius, Dr. Benjamin Hill. So it's not like a completely different language or anything, almost. love ya, T:)).

I got a quite good sense of humor and stuff. I'm pretty much the optimistic version of Puga. - AlphaQ

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7 Disrespect and close-mindedness to different opinions

Disagreeing with other's opinions is not "close-mindedness." And you know what, you don't have to respect everyone's opinions. You should, however, respect the person and his/her freedom to have said opinions. I.e. that means not insulting someone for having an opinion you believe to be wrong or stupid. Not only is that a poor way to argue, it really shows you do not have a well-thought out counter argument and ruins what credibility you might have in the discussion. Come up with a good, well-reasoned counter argument, free of insults, free of emotion, and we can have a civilized, levelheaded discussion. But this being the internet, and this site being full of teenagers, things usually get out of hand. And, you know, everyone has moments where they slip up.

That describes most of us - Neonco31

Only my opinion needs to be respected, but not yours.

8 People dishing but not taking

I can think of a certain Zootopia hater (at least for now, they will probably like it next week) this applies to

Two people come to mind when I think of this. One contradicts his username all the time while the other is a pretentious and indecisive 13-year old. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

Wow, I'm thinking of someone - DCfnaf

What does that mean? - lovefrombadlands

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9 Making lists targeting other users but not admitting to it

People making lists/posts directed at another user but then adding "This is not directed at anyone so don't comment". It not only harasses another user, but also attempts to give them no platform to respond. - TheEvilNuggetCookie

It's the anti - insult - YourWaifuSucks

10 People trying to make this site into a single-personality fest

Based on the site's history, there was diversity in opinions at the start but today many people dictate what people should like and hate. You can't hate metal, anime, Gravity Falls, or manga and you can't like Justin Bieber, Pop music, and other things they consider bad! - Neonco31

Every person on here feels the same to me. Everyone hates Bieber, Frozen, Dora, Peach, enough said. Even Disney1994 thinks it is boring that every opinion is basically the same. - DCfnaf

You get slapped in the face for not liking: Sword Art Online, Anime, Heavy Metal, Gravity Falls and Some other cartoons.

You also get slapped in the face for liking: Dora, Justin Beiber, Frozen, Donald Trump - YourWaifuSucks

Ok no one is forcing you to like Pop music, Justin Bieber that is your stupid delusion.

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The Contenders

11 Lack of originality

I'm not mentioning who, but one particular user has plagiarized multiple lists from...drum roll...WATCHMOJO. I'm not joking. This is real. - naFrovivuS

In my eyes, almost every single new list out there is mainly about this one topic: Music

For the love of god, please tone down on making lists about music, it's gotten so annoying and boring.

And yes, the only list I made is about music, but I'm soon making another list that's not about music. - wrests

12 People getting butthurt when criticized

I break laws by writing the word "law" and putting it on glass windows then asking Nicki Minaj to grind on it. - AlphaQ

Disney1994 in a nutshell - Neonco31

13 Treating opinions as facts

That comment on one list "MLP is not a great show though many people think it is! " just makes me sick inside. Because if that statement is true, it would mean EVERY T.V. show would be objectively bad in the first place, even Gravity Falls and the Simpsons - Neonco31

14 Trolls

I've seen the movie lol - micahisthebest

One example in particular being StrikingStreak. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

A lot of trolls have been abusive lately. They aren't funny like BTDR is. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

"Cough" Season 10 SpongeBob List "Cough" Episodes That Should Be In MLP List" - JPK

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15 Elite rustlers

These users think it's funny to tick off other users. Yeah, you guys are overrated and unfunny. - DCfnaf

Says Chuck as he makes atrocious sandwiches and hypocritically calls God's reviews pretentious. - DCfnaf

God yes. This really needs to be in first place. - Element119

Metts = Porn Addict who pants Kirby and tweaks like Nicki Minah. - AlphaQ

16 People jumping on the bandwagon

Honestly I did bandwagon a couple (if not many) of times. Like, people say overrated as a reason to hate something, Who should win the Election, the annoying Justin Bieber joke (to be honest, he's changed a lot since 2016 and some of his newer songs can be decent at best), and even hating Disney1994's favorite shows just to make him accept different opinions - Neonco31

One time people did that to me! I kind of deserved it though, I used to be a really bad user who didn't like people who don't like Halsey...but that's the only bad thing I did. I was new within my first week of joining people did that to me :( - lovefrombadlands

17 admin

Stop. - ProPanda

Admin is just a manchild who can't take criticism and a nanny who defends his children when they get criticized - YourWaifuSucks

Me, Therandom and Puga should be admin. So we can make a chatroom and an app. I might be gone at the end of the year though but I'll try to be active as I can. - AlphaQ

18 People wanting a double standard

That is hypocrisy in a nutshell - Neonco31

Posters here are the very definition of "double standard".

Yup - DCfnaf

19 Bullies Bullies
20 Haters

Discord1 in a nutshell. - ModernSpongeBobSucks

Who cares? Haters exist anyway it is not like you can convince them to like the thing you love - YourWaifuSucks

21 Hipsters

As I add this item, I'm thinking of a certain someone who seems to think that a work he likes gaining a notion of popularity is against his virtue of decency, coupled with the fact he then goes on caps-locked rants on how the work he once loved is now inferior in every way to what he has shifted onto now. - Swellow

One day, us hipsters will prevail. - djpenquin999

22 Poor grammar/spelling
23 Harambe Harambe "Harambe" (27th May 1999 - 28th May 2016) was the name of a male western lowland gorilla in the Cincinatti Zoo who was shot and killed by a staff member in 2016 due to child negligence, sparking public outrage and later a revered internet meme .
24 People just being fake in general

The same people spewing negativity and attacking other users then go onto say stuff like "I only want peace" and "I don't want a war". - TheEvilNuggetCookie

25 People abusing the flagging system

I guess we are going to have to be careful about what we say to people. - NikoX

Comments getting flagged and removed for the dumbest reasons - Cartoonfan202

It's not really that big of a deal in my opinion. It's just comments - Randomator

26 Wars
27 Hashtag abusers
28 People hating on Justin Bieber
29 Pathetic drama

One huge example of this is the drama between fans of heavy metal and heavy metal's haters - YourWaifuSucks

30 Weaboos
31 Spam comments

"Cough", Lion King Hater, "Cough" - JPK

32 Using other users as targets
33 Jackie Evancho bias

You mean "people who vote"?

34 Lists created in retaliation to other lists

If a list has a title to the effect of "why [insert list] is inaccurate" or "why [insert list] is wrong", it falls into this category.

35 Users retiring

Well we can't stay here forever. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ - NikoX

36 Adult babies
37 Tweens who try to act mature

It's better than being immature. - lovefrombadlands

38 Copycats
39 People who use this site for the wrong purposes
40 Fakers
41 90's Kids
42 Sock puppet accounts
43 Inactive users
44 Unnecessary censorship
45 Violence
46 Spoiled brats
47 Hate accounts
48 List thieves
49 Popular opinions
50 Clone lists
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1. Pointless comparison lists
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