Ah, the internet. It’s a place of wonder and amazement, where you can find almost anything you’re looking for. You can find recipes, learn new skills, and even get your daily dose of entertainment. Unfortunately, it’s also a place where people can find themselves in serious danger. 

It’s no secret that the internet is full of dangerous trends and challenges that can have serious, sometimes fatal, consequences. From the Slender Man devotion gone wrong to the NyQuil Chicken Challenge, it’s important to be aware of what’s going on out there and to be careful about what we do online.

This list takes a look at 13 of the most dangerous challenges and trends that have been circulating the internet, and the tragic consequences that have come with them. It’s a cautionary tale of how quickly things can go wrong when we’re not careful. So, let this be a warning to all of us: think twice before you do something online.

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Gru’s minions: the new trend.

TERRIBLE NETTRENDS MASS DISTURBANCES AT MOVIE THEATERS The #gentleminions trend on the internet caused a lot of trouble for cinemas. Teenagers were being really rowdy, which led to customers getting refunds and some screenings even being canceled. It had a big financial impact. CRACKED

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