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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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7,601 1,706
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Slow Dismemberment

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2
7,796 986
set on fire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

3
6,767 1,319
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Buried Alive

4
4,739 1,631
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5
4,904 2,148
Drowning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Drowning Suicide, Assassination by 'Accident', Assassination by 'Suicide'

6
5,092 865
Execution by burning is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

7
4,401 1,073
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Drawn & Quartered

8
4,055 1,611
Suffocation is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

9
3,837 1,273
Dragged by a Car is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Dragged by a Car

10
3,592 1,307
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11
3,526 890
Impalement is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

12
3,043 1,535
Starvation is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

13
2,851 1,503
Murdered By Your Own Children is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murdered By Your Own Children

14
2,802 1,422
Shark attack is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

15
3,367 598
Flaying is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Flaying

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16
2,611 1,693
Cancer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Cancer Assassination in ways which appear natural

17
3,586 233
Slowly Burned to Death by Acid is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
kenpachikendo added Slowly Burned to Death by Acid

18
2,410 1,270
Attacked by a Bear is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Attacked by a Bear

19
2,647 319
Torture is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
StacyWolfe added Torture

20
2,928 755
Brazen bull is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Brazen bull

21
2,294 237
Eaten Alive is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
51fordf2 added Eaten Alive

22
2,329 690
Iron Maiden is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Iron Maiden

23
1,739 1,032
Gangrene is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Gangrene Assassination in ways which appear natural

24
2,136 640
Raped and Killed is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Aya1 added Raped and Killed

25
1,636 1,196
Choking is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

26
2,306 587
Eaten by Cannibals is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Eaten by Cannibals

27
1,553 1,034
Stabbing is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

28
1,919 474
Murdered by Chainsaw is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
blinky.johnson added Murdered by Chainsaw

29
1,389 1,297
Execution by hanging is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

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30
2,260 480
Stoned to Death is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Jabapac added Stoned to Death

31
1,546 895
Stomped by Elephant is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Stomped by Elephant

32
1,353 918
Murder is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Murder Homicide

33
1,131 1,016
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Crushed By A Helicopter

34
1,352 262
Devoured by Starved Dogs is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Switchdoctor added Devoured by Starved Dogs

35
1,416 757
Lynching is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Lynching Murder, Homicide

36
1,874 733
Colon Perforated by a Horse is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Colon Perforated by a Horse

37
1,309 801
Electrocution is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Worst Ways to Die

38
1,251 339
Wood Chipper Accident is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
wiabux added Wood Chipper Accident

39
1,314 1,119
HIV is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
HIV

40
1,105 996
Fall Off A Cliff is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Fall Off A Cliff

41
915 457
Scaphism is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
mkirkwood added Scaphism

42
890 298
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
1,056 301
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
1,210 687
Roller Coaster Accident is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Roller Coaster Accident

45
865 195
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
1,157 663
Elevator Accident is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Elevator Accident

47
983 983
Spider Bite is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Spider Bite

48
1,027 889
Breast Explosion is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Breast Explosion

49
1,244 760
Freeze to Death is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Worst Ways to Die
Freeze to Death

50
991 829
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