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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1,506 342
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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1,551 359
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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1,216 266
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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1,132 248
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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1,188 277
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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1,613 485
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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464 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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532 145
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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999 366
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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1,307 550
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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1,043 457
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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568 211
Apathy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
RobLein added Apathy

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764 319
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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536 209
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Pboy81 added Losing Reputation/Trust of Alliance Partners and Friendly Nations

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439 161
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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499 202
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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911 467
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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222 50
The Rise of Identity Politics is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
The Rise of Identity Politics

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345 128
Oligarchy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Dimos Dicoudis added Oligarchy

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24 0
Ignorance is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
mgutksoki added Ignorance

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927 571
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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316 152
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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257 115
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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648 409
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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601 388
Corporations is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Corporations

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196 82
Antifa is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Antifa

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432 266
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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165 61
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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Democrats is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
TRENT13 added Democrats

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33 1
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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340 218
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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756 573
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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363 243
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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408 283
Pharmaceuticals is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AddWilson added Pharmaceuticals

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759 581
Socialism is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Socialism

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393 275
Ourselves is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
becquer added Ourselves

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504 374
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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517 387
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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808 650
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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244 156
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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70 10
Disinformation is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Dimos Dicoudis added Disinformation

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579 466
Islam is Taking over America's... is listed (or ranked) 43 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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677 560
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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400 314
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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501 421
Jihadist Training Camps in Ame... is listed (or ranked) 46 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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514 451
Anti-Vaccination Movement is listed (or ranked) 47 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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24 1
The loss of common sense is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
Yura added The loss of common sense

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64 13
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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595 539
Anti-Christian Hatred is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Scariest Threats to the United States
AlexanderRay added Anti-Christian Hatred