culture The Scariest Threats to the United States  

analise.dubner
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List Rules Only legitimate, large-scale threats to the fabric of society. No hate-speech, no single people or joke threats.

Lots of stuff to be scared of these days... more than usual, even in our normal fear-based-economy. The media and the pundits and the politicians love to find new things for you to be afraid of every time they want your attention or your votes or your money... but what do you think the REAL threats to America are? Vote up your biggest fears and re-rank the list in the order of most important to least important and make sure to ADD any scary stuff I missed.
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Stupid People in Charge! is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
icoachfb added Stupid People in Charge!

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1,593 356
Politicians is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Politicians Our elected public servants may have started out wanting to change the world, but now they are just pandering, cowardly servants to whoever pays them the most.

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1,652 375
Disregarding Our Constitution is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Bootsdad added Disregarding Our Constitution

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1,298 278
Money in Government is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Money in Government If our politicians and political parties are controlled by money, do they even bother to listen to anyone who doesn't have it?

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1,212 260
America is Becoming Increasing... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added America is Becoming Increasingly Divided and Polarized

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1,265 291
Death of the Middle Class is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Death of the Middle Class

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1,703 506
The Media Itself is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
The Media Itself They feed us whatever sells ad dollars and leave out whatever doesn't. 

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540 85
Poorly Educated Electorate is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Oscar Gonzalez added Poorly Educated Electorate

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600 156
Americans Seeing Something Wro... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Joshua Erickson added Americans Seeing Something Wrong, and Just Ignoring It.

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1,067 380
17 Trillion Dollar Debt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added 17 Trillion Dollar Debt

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1,376 577
Political Correctness is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Political Correctness

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826 326
The Partisan Political System is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added The Partisan Political System

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1,104 473
Poverty is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Poverty It's becoming harder and harder to get out of poverty as the middle class vanishes and the rich get richer. 

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624 225
Apathy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
RobLein added Apathy

The Social Issues You Care About Most

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487 171
Corporate Control of the Inter... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Stephen French added Corporate Control of the Internet

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581 223
Ranker Video
Pboy81 added Losing Reputation/Trust of Alliance Partners and Friendly Nations

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261 60
The Rise of Identity Politics is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
The Rise of Identity Politics

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540 227
George Soros is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Tangy Tiger added George Soros

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959 486
Moral Decline is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Moral Decline

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379 141
Oligarchy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Dimos Dicoudis added Oligarchy

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100 6
The loss of common sense is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Yura added The loss of common sense

The Best Actresses in Film History

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963 592
Terrorism is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Terrorism Method of ideological warfare

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344 168
The Federal Reserve and our ma... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Jim_In_Texas added The Federal Reserve System

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683 419
Cyber Attacks is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
wbrownejr added Cyber Attacks International hackers messing up our financial system

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296 137
The Left Going Full Blown Comm... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
The Left Going Full Blown Commie

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632 402
Corporations is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Corporations

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462 295
Illegal Immigration is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
wawwhite1 added Illegal Immigration

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222 104
Antifa is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Antifa

The Worst Qualities in Politicians

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188 79
Goods Being Manufactured Elsew... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
RohanSrinivasan added Goods Being Manufactured Elsewhere!

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106 18
Disinformation is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Dimos Dicoudis added Disinformation

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60 4
The loss of common sense is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Yura added The loss of common sense

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264 150
Democrats is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
TRENT13 added Democrats

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420 281
Ourselves is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
becquer added Ourselves

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436 295
Pharmaceuticals is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AddWilson added Pharmaceuticals

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792 597
Modern Feminism is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
devil.survivor1997 added Modern Feminism Good ideals turned into a man-hating club

The Most Nostalgia-Inducing '90s Toys

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360 234
Participation Trophies is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Ryan Campbell added Participation Trophies

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535 386
Nuclear War is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Nuclear War

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795 607
Socialism is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Socialism

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389 264
Safe Spaces is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Ryan Campbell added Safe Spaces

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548 403
Rampant Racism and Hatred Tear... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Eicart added Rampant Racism and Hatred Tearing Country Apart

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59 5
Ignorance is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
mgutksoki added Ignorance

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834 672
Immigration is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Immigration We still have no immigration policy -- because politics suck.

31 Things That Are Normal In The Day, But Terrifying At Night

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267 172
Common Core is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Jim_In_Texas added Common Core

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430 326
Drug Use is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AddWilson added Drug Use

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707 577
Isis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Isis Scary, extremist group in Syria and Iraq.

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607 487
Islam is Taking over America's... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Islam is Taking over America's #1 Ally England Because of Political Correctness, they are turning a blind eye to it.

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94 23
Media bias is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Dimos Dicoudis added Media bias

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88 21
Censorship is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Dimos Dicoudis added Censorship

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109 42
Fake news is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Dimos Dicoudis added Fake news

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527 434
Jihadist Training Camps in Ame... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Jihadist Training Camps in America There are currently at least 22 Jihadist training camps inside America.