culture The Absolute Worst Things About Winter  

Casey Cavanagh
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List Rules This is all about the worst things that suck about winter, so vote up the ones you hate the most.

While it is great that the winter months bring us some holiday cheer and excuses to stay in our warm PJs all day, there is an abundance of inconveniences these cold months have that not even the best winter activities can make up for. Between the insane wind chill factor, waking up when it is still dark out, and having to exert all our strength into clearing a path in our driveways, winter can get pretty painful. 

Below are the absolute worst things about winter. What do you dread most about this season? For those of you who don't mind the cold, check out this list of the best things about winter.  
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220 59
Black Ice is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Black Ice

2
183 51
Icy Sidewalks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
analise.dubner added Icy Sidewalks

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220 53
Wind Chill Factor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Wind Chill Factor

4
194 59
Flu is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Flu

5
183 50
Scraping / Defrosting Car is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Scraping / Defrosting Car

6
179 51
Runny Noses is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Runny Noses

7
158 51
Heat Bills is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Heat Bills

8
153 54
Dry Skin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Dry Skin

9
144 61
Driving is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Driving

10
163 62
Shoveling is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Shoveling

11
172 75
Shorter Days is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Shorter Days

12
152 62
Chapped Lips is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Chapped Lips

13
118 56
Frost Bite is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Frost Bite

14
108 57
Snow in Socks/Shoes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Snow in Socks/Shoes

The Best Kinds of Tea

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134 67
Its Not Summer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
maikensbmc added Its Not Summer

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107 60
Slush is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Slush

17
90 62
Freezing outside, meltingly ho... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
analise.dubner added Freezing outside, meltingly hot inside

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120 72
Season Depression is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Season Depression

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88 66
Brown/Yellow Snow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Brown/Yellow Snow

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74 58
Pumping Gas is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Pumping Gas

21
34 30
Taking Pets Out in the Cold is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
RobLein added Taking Pets Out in the Cold

The Best Things About Fall

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69 79
Holiday Shopping is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Elise Hennigan added Holiday Shopping

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61 85
Buying Gifts is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Buying Gifts

24
64 70
Crowded Malls is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Crowded Malls

25
35 36
Snow Storms (Blizzards) is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Alaina Hillman added Snow Storms (Blizzards)

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61 69
Hazardous Icicles is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Hazardous Icicles

27
55 69
Snow Plows is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Snow Plows

28
61 76
Cabin Fever is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Cabin Fever

Clothing Brands That Last Forever

29
54 83
Secret Santas is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Secret Santas

30
59 82
Getting Snowed In is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Getting Snowed In

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19 20
Blizzards is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
RobLein added Blizzards

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38 67
Hat Hair is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Hat Hair

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49 72
Itchy Sweaters is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Itchy Sweaters

34
43 76
Unflattering Layers is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Unflattering Layers

35
43 77
Wrapping Gifts is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Wrapping Gifts

36
55 84
Holiday Music is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Holiday Music

37
26 60
No Heat from Scumlords is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
jehoshua50 added No Heat from Scumlords

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25 74
Coat Checks is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Coat Checks

39
15 64
Snow Days is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
CarolHillier-Curran added Snow Days