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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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7,957 1,819
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Slow Dismemberment

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2
8,168 1,037
set on fire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

3
7,079 1,373
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Buried Alive

4
4,936 1,716
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5
5,122 2,232
Drowning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Drowning Suicide, Assassination by 'Accident', Assassination by 'Suicide'

6
5,324 904
Execution by burning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

7
4,594 1,138
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Drawn & Quartered

8
4,252 1,692
Suffocation is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

9
3,967 1,333
Dragged by a Car is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Dragged by a Car

10
3,722 1,358
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11
3,668 935
Impalement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

12
3,163 1,599
Starvation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

13
2,912 1,487
Shark attack is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

14
2,962 1,579
Murdered By Your Own Children is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered By Your Own Children

15
3,530 629
Flaying is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Flaying

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16
3,791 244
Slowly Burned to Death by Acid is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
kenpachikendo added Slowly Burned to Death by Acid

17
2,704 1,769
Cancer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Cancer Assassination in ways which appear natural

18
2,507 1,324
Attacked by a Bear is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Attacked by a Bear

19
2,810 338
Torture is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
StacyWolfe added Torture

20
3,056 796
Brazen bull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Brazen bull

21
2,478 257
Eaten Alive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
51fordf2 added Eaten Alive

22
2,410 729
Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Iron Maiden

23
2,249 675
Raped and Killed is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Aya1 added Raped and Killed

24
1,795 1,084
Gangrene is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Gangrene Assassination in ways which appear natural

25
1,692 1,249
Choking is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

26
2,405 619
Eaten by Cannibals is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Cannibals

27
2,017 500
Murdered by Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
blinky.johnson added Murdered by Chainsaw

28
1,598 1,082
Stabbing is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

29
1,445 1,355
Execution by hanging is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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2,352 505
Stoned to Death is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Stoned to Death

31
1,618 928
Stomped by Elephant is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stomped by Elephant

32
1,407 958
Murder is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murder Homicide

33
1,181 1,058
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Crushed By A Helicopter

34
1,441 286
Devoured by Starved Dogs is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Switchdoctor added Devoured by Starved Dogs

35
1,456 783
Lynching is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Lynching Murder, Homicide

36
1,932 764
Colon Perforated by a Horse is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Colon Perforated by a Horse

37
1,317 358
Wood Chipper Accident is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wiabux added Wood Chipper Accident

38
1,356 829
Electrocution is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

39
1,352 1,158
HIV is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
HIV

40
1,138 1,031
Fall Off A Cliff is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Fall Off A Cliff

41
950 483
Scaphism is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
mkirkwood added Scaphism

42
937 322
Death of a Thousand Cuts is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wookster added Death of a Thousand Cuts

43
1,110 318
Eaten by Piranhas is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Coolza added Eaten by Piranhas

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44
1,252 710
Roller Coaster Accident is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Roller Coaster Accident

45
912 213
The Judas Cradle is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
LGwynethGuest added 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 ...

46
1,188 689
Elevator Accident is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Elevator Accident

47
1,012 1,024
Spider Bite is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Spider Bite

48
1,057 915
Breast Explosion is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Breast Explosion

49
1,283 784
Freeze to Death is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Freeze to Death

50
1,017 855
Car Accident By A Drunk Driver is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Car Accident By A Drunk Driver