Top Ten Weirdest Things People Get Scared Of


The Top Ten

1 JumpScares

In my opinion, jumpscares are about as scary as a marshmallow. They're just too brief to be considered even remotely scary. So what if a creepy picture momentarily flashes on my computer screen? You'd hardly get a gasp out of me. Jumpscares are wholly dependent on the atmosphere and unpredictability of the video game/movie/show they are set in. If they happen too often (like in Five Nights at Freddy's) they lose their novelty and aren't scary anymore.

I'm terrified of jumpscares! They're completely inconsiderate and most of them are pictures worthy of nightmares. In real life, you get a laugh, in YouTube videos, you just get a bunch of dislikes and I have to scroll through all the comments because my fragile self can't handle things like that! - keycha1n

I Hate jump scares! Hitchcock, The Exorcist, and even Jack Nicholson are horror, not jump scares. - Pony

Some are dumb

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2 Justin Bieber's Singing

Isn't Nicki Minaj's "rapping" scarier than this?

Justin Bieber is pretty bad, but there are way more scary things out there. - IronSabbathPriest

Oh boy, don't even get me started on this nightmare.

To put on stupidest things people get scared.

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3 Chickens

I remember that time in kindergarten where we went to a farm for a field trip. Then the chickens crossed our path and started chasing us. Lol

Afraid of Chicken? No... I can't live without a chicken! I mean in my dish, love chicken that way - Ananya

The only thing scary about them is how many of them we kill. - keycha1n

I used to be scared of them in first sight when I was in 1st grade during a field trip - Kevinsidis

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4 Illuminati

I'm still frightened. People all over YouTube keep posting videos on how singers are cooperating with the Illuminati and it's rumoured that the world is going to end in 2015. Those stupid people will never realize that they scare the little children with the eye and the end of the world. - JaysTop10List

I've been convinced it's not real. - McKing1003

It's 2015 and the world is not destroyed

About two years ago I stumbled upon a weird Christian channel posting videos about how Disney and Spongebob are the "SATANIC ILLUMINATI 666 EVIL BRAINWASHING CHILDREN"

I had a feeling it was a troll, but it was still strange. - Lunala

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5 Spiders

I hate spiders they are so scary I wouldn't be scared of them if they weren't so creepy looking, how many legs and eyes do they need and why do the poop out webs I don't get it and they charge me all the time I end up on the couch with a spider trying to climb it (i did nothing to it but jump on the couch)

Arachnophobia makes sense in a country like Brazil or Australia, but not in a country like the UK, where spiders are guaranteed to be harmless. - PositronWildhawk

None of them are poisonous unless you corner them and force them to defend, your ass is the last thing they want to bite

I hate seeing spiders. They are creepy, hairy and... Creepy! I sometimes find them on my bedroom ceiling and can't sleep just because of a stupid spider!

Spiders freak me out, I hate them. The only time I've ever liked them is when people draw anthropomorphic anime spider girls...cause there kinda hot

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6 Sitting Horses

Yes! Once I saw one and peed my pants! It's just so creepy! They look at you sometimes

Umm... How is this scary? - Powerfulgirl10

How is this scary lol - Lunala

What's the deal? Is it a horse that sits?


7 Video Games

This one I was unaware of. - PositronWildhawk

Maybe because some hardcore gamers play horror games? I dunno. - Kiteretsunu

8 Cops

Cops are Wusses so there's no need to be scared - bobbythebrony

I would be scared. Unfortunately a lot of cops are bullies. - SammySpore

Cops aren’t threats, they’re just boring. - AliciaMae

9 Clowns

I hate clowns I watched a scary movie and have hated them ever since even though I love joker and Harley Quinn but to me that's totally different if I we're to get kidnapped by the joker I would love every second of it. But clowns on the other hand I would not stop screaming.

I always felt like clowns were creepy, but overall I find them to be people who just enjoy making kids smile and are generally talented (ever tried juggling? ). - keycha1n

I hate clowns, but I'm not afraid of them. They're really just people with weird clothes, wigs, and face paint. - Powerfulgirl10

They're just plain creepy

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10 Strangers

I always look at people when I walk home from my bus stop after school and think 'is that guy gonna kill me? , I gotta leg it! ' But the guy is just some average citizen, however, I still get wary!

I disagreed I have xenophobia and I hate people mostly adults and children around my environment I think them as vicious beings - Kevinsidis

Lol I'm not scared when I just see some random people (strangers) walking on the street or somewhere else. But, sometimes when I am in the car alone and there are strangers passing by... kidnappper alert!

My relatives are Asian and they are scared of black people (not trying to be racist) cause they think that they will rape/kill/rob/attack them.

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The Contenders

11 Blue Man Group

What if you were in the middle of a foggy forest and you saw them standing there doing nothing, and when you moved, they looked at you, they even moved their heads backwards. Then you turned around and there was a knife in your back. - SammySpore

I've actually always joked about being scared of the Blue Man Group which is why I can't tell you how surprised I was to see it on this list!

I like blue man group - koopatroopaandgoomba4ever

I'm probably the only one legit scared of the Blue Man Group.

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12 Ronald McDonald

He eats obese kids with diabetes and slaughters babies

He's a monster he can make your kid into a dollar menu burger

He gives people health problems

He makes people sick. - Powerfulgirl10

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13 Worms

They're mostly harmless but their appearances make you shudder like mad.

Yeah, I'm scared of all bugs actually.

14 The Number 27


15 Mannequins

I've never been scared of mannequins but I can see why people find them scary I think it might be because of how it has no face like slender man or that they always seem it is staring at you I don't know but that would be why I would be scared of them

I used to act like I was in love with mannequins. I have no idea why... - Powerfulgirl10

They have no face. NO FACE! - AliciaMae

Its even worse when there are no heads - Pieclone

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16 Bears

They aren't scary - Ananya

17 Tigers
18 The Apocalypse
19 Coyotes
20 Jason Voorhees Jason Voorhees Jason Voorhees is a character from the Friday the 13th series. He first appeared in Friday the 13th as the young son of camp cook-turned-murderer, Mrs. Voorhees.

Better than many people here, where I live lol - Ananya

21 Bronies Bronies
22 Willy Wonka Willy Wonka

He deforms children

But not Jack - ThOfficialDFC

23 Moths Moths Moths comprise a group of insects related to butterflies, belonging to the order Lepidoptera. Most lepidopterans are moths; and there are thought to be approximately 160,000 species of moth, many of which are yet to be described.

I'd know- I'm terrified of them! - Flamesofsilver

They're harmless. I was never fired of moths. - Powerfulgirl10

There is nothing to be scared of them -_- - Ananya

24 Freddy Krueger Freddy Krueger Fred "Freddy" Krueger is the main antagonist of the A Nightmare on Elm Street film series. He first appeared in Wes Craven's A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984).
25 Michael Myers Michael Myers Michael Myers is a character from the Halloween series of slasher films. He first appears in John Carpenter's Halloween as a young boy who murders his older sister, then fifteen years later returns home to murder more teenagers. more.
26 Ghostface

Killah - ThOfficialDFC

27 Geddy Lee Geddy Lee Geddy Lee Weinrib, known professionally as Geddy Lee, is a Canadian musician, singer and songwriter best known as the lead vocalist, bassist, and keyboardist for the Canadian rock group Rush.

I am a frayed knot - Ananya

28 Five Nights At Freddy's

This isn't weird to be afraid of. - micahisthebest

The game's not even scary. - Powerfulgirl10

I played and the animatronics are so creepy especially when they stuff you up

Jump scares.

29 Birds
30 Fruit and Vegetables

Have you ever seen the black broccoli? Scared me!

31 Feces

Fear of poop? Well it is disgusting. - Powerfulgirl10

2 Girls 1 Cup would explain why

Believe it or not, I have scatophobia. I don't like seeing whats in the toilet. It makes me want to vomit.

32 Dying at 27
33 Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Drew Bieber (born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer. He currently resides in Ontario, Canada and is Christian. He is the son of author Pattie Mallette. more.
34 Chucky the doll Chucky the doll Charles Lee Ray is a fictional character and the titular antagonist of the Child's Play horror film series.

That face though my friends always make that face it's funny (chucky isn't creepy he just a doll with a knife how bad can it be)

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35 Jigsaw
36 Mothman Mothman In West Virginia folklore, the Mothman is a legendary creature reportedly seen in the Point Pleasant area from November 12, 1966, to December 15, 1967 . The first newspaper report was published in the Point Pleasant Register dated November 16, 1966, titled "Couples See Man-Sized Bird ... Creature ... more.
37 Samuel L Jackson
38 My Little Pony

This doesn't seem scary at all. - nko32

Not scary. Just dumb. - Powerfulgirl10

39 Wolves
40 Sharks Sharks Sharks are a group of fish characterized by a cartilaginous skeleton, five to seven gill slits on the sides of the head, and pectoral fins that are not fused to the head. Sharks have been around before the earth's first dinosaurs and even the earth's first trees.

They're cool though. - Powerfulgirl10

How is this a weird phoiba sharks can eat you and kill you

41 Holes
42 Mirrors

Something's staring back at me

43 Nick Hyde

Haters gonna hate

He should Die

44 Osama Bin Laden Osama Bin Laden Osama bin Mohammed bin Awad bin Laden was a Saudi Arabian-born stateless terrorist. He was a founder of al-Qaeda, the organization that claimed responsibility for the September 11 attacks on the United States, along with numerous other mass-casualty attacks against civilian and military targets worldwide. more.

He's dead, so don't worry about him. - Powerfulgirl10

He's really alive he killed my grammas cat,he ate donald trumps virginity

45 Shock Sites

Something that you should never look up on an image search, or else you'll be scared for life.

46 Bugs

I actually think that their cute. People think I am weird...

47 Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj Nicki Minaj is a Trinidadian American rapper/pop music artist. Nicki is most known for songs like "Anaconda", "Only", "Truffle Butter", "Super Bass" and "Stupid Hoe" . Her real name is Onika Tanya Maraj. She was born on December 8, 1982 in Saint James Trinidad and Tobago. more.

It's not like she's a murderer or a cannibal or anything.

48 Abraham Beast

He such a monster but beast very scary beast

49 Harvey Milk Harvey Milk Harvey Bernard Milk (May 22, 1930 – November 27, 1978) was an American politician who became the first openly gay person to be elected to public office in California, when he won a seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors in 1977. Tragically, he was killed the following year.

He'll milk your tits

50 The Dark

It's just ridiculous how people get scared of the dark. I just don't understand. I love the darkness. It's calming and mysterious. - Catlover2004

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