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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232 62
Icy Sidewalks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
analise.dubner added Icy Sidewalks

2
266 76
Black Ice is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Black Ice

3
236 72
Flu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Flu

4
264 61
Wind Chill Factor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Wind Chill Factor

5
208 67
Runny Noses is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Runny Noses

6
220 59
Scraping / Defrosting Car is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Scraping / Defrosting Car

7
194 64
Heat Bills is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Heat Bills

8
193 62
Dry Skin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Dry Skin

9
189 72
Shoveling is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Shoveling

10
182 70
Chapped Lips is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Chapped Lips

11
168 71
Driving is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Driving

12
201 88
Shorter Days is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Shorter Days

13
125 68
Slush is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Slush

14
159 80
Its Not Summer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
maikensbmc added Its Not Summer

15
141 69
Frost Bite is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Frost Bite

16
145 80
Season Depression is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Season Depression

17
121 65
Snow in Socks/Shoes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Snow in Socks/Shoes

18
106 69
Freezing outside, meltingly ho... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
analise.dubner added Freezing outside, meltingly hot inside

19
105 72
Brown/Yellow Snow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Brown/Yellow Snow

20
84 66
Pumping Gas is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Pumping Gas

21
44 39
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

22
76 93
Holiday Shopping is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Elise Hennigan added Holiday Shopping

23
66 99
Buying Gifts is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Buying Gifts

24
42 45
Snow Storms (Blizzards) is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Alaina Hillman added Snow Storms (Blizzards)

25
69 79
Crowded Malls is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Absolute Worst Things About Winter
Crowded Malls