death The Worst Ways to Die  

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List Rules Ways of dying that seem particularly cruel or unusual

The worst ways to die, as voted on by the Ranker Community. Sure, it's a little morbid, but who doesn't think about death every once in a while?

Vote on the worst ways to kick the bucket, and see how your fears stack up against everyone else's. Just don't tell that Grim Reaper dude about any of this...

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Slow Dismemberment

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set on fire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Buried Alive

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Drowning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Drowning Suicide, Assassination by 'Accident', Assassination by 'Suicide'

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Execution by burning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Drawn & Quartered

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Dragged by a Car is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Dragged by a Car

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Suffocation is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Impalement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Starvation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Shark attack is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Murdered By Your Own Children is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered By Your Own Children

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Cancer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Cancer Assassination in ways which appear natural

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Slowly Burned to Death by Acid is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Slowly Burned to Death by Acid

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Flaying is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Attacked by a Bear is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Attacked by a Bear

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Torture is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Torture

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Brazen bull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Gangrene is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Gangrene Assassination in ways which appear natural

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Eaten Alive is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten Alive

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Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Iron Maiden

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Raped and Killed is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Raped and Killed

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Choking is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Stabbing is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Eaten by Cannibals is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Cannibals

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Execution by hanging is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Murdered by Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered by Chainsaw

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Stoned to Death is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stoned to Death

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Stomped by Elephant is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stomped by Elephant

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Murder is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murder Homicide

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Crushed By A Helicopter

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HIV is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
HIV

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Colon Perforated by a Horse is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Colon Perforated by a Horse

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Lynching is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Lynching Murder, Homicide

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Electrocution is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Wood Chipper Accident is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Wood Chipper Accident

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Devoured by Starved Dogs is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Devoured by Starved Dogs

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Fall Off A Cliff is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Fall Off A Cliff

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Scaphism is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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Roller Coaster Accident is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Roller Coaster Accident

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Death of a Thousand Cuts is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Death of a Thousand Cuts

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Eaten by Piranhas is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Piranhas

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Elevator Accident is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Elevator Accident

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Spider Bite is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Spider Bite

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Breast Explosion is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Breast Explosion

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Freeze to Death is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Freeze to Death

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Car Accident By A Drunk Driver is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Car Accident By A Drunk Driver

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The Judas Cradle is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
The Judas Cradle "The victim would presumably be placed in the waist harness above the pyramid-shaped seat, with the point inserted into their anus or vagina, then very slowly lowered by ropes. The subject is tortured by intense pressure and ...