culture The Scariest Threats to the United States  

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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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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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1,556 360
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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1,221 267
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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1,136 249
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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1,193 278
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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1,617 486
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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467 76
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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534 147
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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1,003 367
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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1,311 551
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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1,045 458
Poverty is listed (or ranked) 12 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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570 212
Apathy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
RobLein added Apathy

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767 319
The Partisan Political System is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added The Partisan Political System

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537 210
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Pboy81 added Losing Reputation/Trust of Alliance Partners and Friendly Nations

The Worst Qualities in Politicians Mythical Creatures That Were Found in Real Life

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442 161
Corporate Control of the Inter... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Stephen French added Corporate Control of the Internet

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503 203
George Soros is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Tangy Tiger added George Soros

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Moral Decline is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Moral Decline

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Ignorance is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
mgutksoki added Ignorance

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223 51
The Rise of Identity Politics is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
The Rise of Identity Politics

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347 128
Oligarchy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Dimos Dicoudis added Oligarchy

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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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317 153
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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259 116
The Left Going Full Blown Comm... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
The Left Going Full Blown Commie

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649 410
Cyber Attacks is listed (or ranked) 25 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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603 389
Corporations is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Corporations

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198 83
Antifa is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Antifa

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434 267
Illegal Immigration is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
wawwhite1 added Illegal Immigration

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The loss of common sense is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Yura added The loss of common sense

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Goods Being Manufactured Elsew... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
RohanSrinivasan added Goods Being Manufactured Elsewhere!

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233 117
Democrats is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
TRENT13 added Democrats

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341 219
Participation Trophies is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Ryan Campbell added Participation Trophies

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Modern Feminism is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
devil.survivor1997 added Modern Feminism Good ideals turned into a man-hating club

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365 244
Safe Spaces is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Ryan Campbell added Safe Spaces

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Socialism is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Socialism

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409 284
Pharmaceuticals is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AddWilson added Pharmaceuticals

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395 275
Ourselves is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
becquer added Ourselves

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506 374
Nuclear War is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Nuclear War

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519 387
Rampant Racism and Hatred Tear... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Eicart added Rampant Racism and Hatred Tearing Country Apart

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809 651
Immigration is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Immigration We still have no immigration policy -- because politics suck.

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245 158
Common Core is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Jim_In_Texas added Common Core

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Islam is Taking over America's... is listed (or ranked) 42 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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Disinformation is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Dimos Dicoudis added Disinformation

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Isis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Isis Scary, extremist group in Syria and Iraq.

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401 315
Drug Use is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AddWilson added Drug Use

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The loss of common sense is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Yura added The loss of common sense

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502 422
Jihadist Training Camps in Ame... is listed (or ranked) 47 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.

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Anti-Vaccination Movement is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Anti-Vaccination Movement This anti-science movement threatens society's Herd Immunity and is allowing viruses (measles, pertussis) that were nearly eradicated to come back.

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Media bias is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Dimos Dicoudis added Media bias

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122 71
North Korea is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
HarisonGross added North Korea