Worst Things that Happened in 2017

nelsonerica
2017 is a new year, and there have already been bad things going on so quickly.
So many bad things.

So I decided to make this list for you all.

There's so much more to go on as time goes by.

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21 Death of Gene Cernan

He was the last person on the Moon, and the one who took the photo of Earth in Apollo 17, the most famous photo of all time.

We'll Never forget him or his accomplishments.

And he was 82, same age Neil Armstrong died at. - nelsonerica

22 Death of Angry Grandpa

HE WAS AN ICON!

so sad :-(

It was so sad he bought so many laughs and I have been watching him since 2013 :( 2017 really, really sucks.

23 Syria Airstrikes
24 Death of Craig Butz

He was an awesome hockey player, and was later the principal of my old high school. - railfan99

25 Texas Church Shooting

I live in Texas and visited that church before. I heard there were so many young kids and it was the worst shooting in Texas history. - TeamRocket747

Terrorism is just ruining our world. I give up. - railfan99

This should be higher than Kim Kardashian getting pregnant.. disappointed

Shootings, shootings, shootings...sigh... - naFrovivuS

26 Khloe Kardashian became pregnant

3 is too much; we don’t need more Kardashians in the world! - railfan99

27 Death of Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Very dumb movie

I love the movie. But Luke should never die. It makes me extremely sad. But still I enjoyed the film though. - asantalo

Who ever added this to the list is stupid.

So you think a fictional character dying in a movie that’s fictional, is worse than shootings, fires,& hurricanes? Oh my god, grow up!

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28 Logan Paul released his dead body video

Yes

what

This was in 2018

29 Death of William Peter Blatty

He was the author of The Exorcist movies.
Dead at 89. - nelsonerica

30 FCC Rejects Net Neutrality

America is dead as we know it. - Absolite

Rip the internet - Randomator

THIS IS HORRIBLE

Why, Ajit Pai, why?

31 Hurricane Maria

It is a wrath of destruction that screwed Puerto Rico up and destroyed the Dominican Republic.

This was a dark day for Puerto Rico and shows just how powerful nature can be and take a force on places like this.

There's NO way this could be down here, nothing even remotely compares to how devastating this event was in 2017.

This should really be further ahead in the list. Puerto Rico is struggling so much, and people are not even doing enough to help.

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32 Taylor Swift released Look What You Made Me Do

It’s just a song

YESS WORST THING - BBugQueen

33 Southern California Wildfires

Heard about these. Really scary. - naFrovivuS

Truly Horrible!

Terrifying!

34 Emoji Movie

I'm glad it has a 0% on rotten tomatoes!

Ugh will you stop it please!? - Neonco31

WHY isn't THIS NUMBER 10

I Hate The Emoji Movie, But It's Hate Is Literally Going Too Far - JPK

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35 Ending of Regular Show

So what if a show is ending? All shows need to end because maybe their creators get tired of working on them and want to move on with their lives.

They ended Regular Show but they aren't gonna end Teen Titans Go? Pathetic. - EpicJake

Good news, a show called Close Enough is being made and it's by the creator of regular show. I think it's first season is done and just not released but I might be wrong. - Skullkid755

Every show must come to an end soon. Even The Simpsons will expire. - naFrovivuS

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36 February 2017 Pakistan Suicide Bombing

OH MY GOD! 100 PEOPLE KILLED! THIS IS THE WORST THING THAT HAPPENED IN 2017! And the January Baghdad bombings were the worst we had before this year.

Worst day ever

Worst Thing Ever. I mean a guy who killed everyone in that park and himself with a bomb.

Why is the SpongeBob creator diagnosed with ALS above this? People get diagnosed with diseases, it happens, and this Bombing is worse to me. - TeamRocket747

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37 Grenfell Tower Fire

This should be higher on the list.

38 Death of Jonghyun

An inspiration to many, facing many hardships but still being bright- a star on the stage, now a star in the sky. We love you Jonghyun, RIP

He's now in the 27 Club. RIP. - AStumpedHuman

And we couldn't do anything to prevent it... he never experienced spring...an endless struggle in winter...

He killed himself :( - Iamcool

39 The Republican Tax Bill Passed

No

40 Fidget Spinners Became a Trend

Lol, this is as silly as every trend ever. "They're supposed to help you focus" my foot. Fidget Cubes are way better. - DCfnaf

They're supposed to help you focus? I think it does the opposite. Besides, like pretty much any other trend, it's stupid.

They were first made in the 90's. So it's supposed to be "Fidget Spinners Became a Trend". - TheYoshiPyro64

For crying out loud they were made in the 90s. - 445956

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