Popular Things That Don't Deserve Praise

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It's a hype-filled world out there, and to be fair some things actually do live up to their reputations. But the thing is, a lot of things don't. We asked readers to tell us about the most disappointingly overrated people, trends, destinations, and other aspects of the world around us. So we can all enjoy arguing about how they're wrong.

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Entry by JarOCats

I'VE BEEN TO REDS OF LIVE CONCERTS AND AFTER EVERY ONE, I WONDER WHY I PUT UP WITH OBNOXIOUS DRUNKS BLOCKED VIEWS OVERPRICED FOOD & DRINK LONG LINES F

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Entry by Buttersnix

PEOPLE SAY GO To THE Movies FOR THE EXPERIENCE. In my experience it drains my wallet and what little patience I have with other people. Plus, you have

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Entry by deathpod

TWEE UKULELE MUSIC MAKES ME WANT TO DIE. You find it cute and charming. l find it amateurish and calculatedly narcisisstic. CRACKED COM

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Entry by CharType

Boy, I could go for a beer! Woo-hoo! ns BEER So you want a disgustingly bitter beverage that tastes worse than a cocktail, takes 10 times as long to

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Entry by Gareth

firefly Deserves praise for what it was, but not for what IT would have become The formula of one step ahead of the laW, one step behind the big payd

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CRACKEDeo For years I thought Scotch tasted like paint thinner, but then a friend told me I was JOMNNIEWALKES LABEI only used to BLACK cheap stuff It

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Entry by DilipG

NeW Year's EVe celebration in Times Square I just can't understand the appeal of spending hours waiting around, just to see a giant ball sliding down

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Driving a car People act like driving is the meaning of life. All you're doing is making a hunk of metal move around while spending your life looking

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Entry by Andrea Meno

Why is binge-watching SO popular? Binging on a show pulls me sO deep into its world that I feel kind of depressed and frustrated when I run out of epi

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Entry by AmyB8484

I don't understand the hype around weddings. I just can't see spending what could have been the down payment on a house to obligate my friends and lov

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0 understand the appeal of deodorant, but perfumes and colognes baffle meo. The scents are overpowering, and turn me off at first sniff every time. GR

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0 still don't get why Kendrick Lamar's songs are SO popularo I can't get past the first verse of any of his songs because of his relatively high-pitch

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Entry by scandata

STATE/COUNTY FAIR The people are GROSS The games are rigged The rides are death traps And if the rides dan't. kill you, the food will CRACKED.COM

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Entry by Scott Laffey

I'll NEVER UNDERSTAND itairuey WHY PEOPLE LOVE To Hefuen. It begins with the same damn chord progression as Chim Chim Cher-ee, takes four minutes to

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Entry by Chan Teik Onn

CRACKED COM NETFLIX aunase SATETD 5O5 FCR - LOVEor ein GAME FUEOUEM Paying close to $120 a year for a service that has an incomplete list of movies an

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don't understand the appeal of twitch on any level whatsoever. Gmiltch a 000 S While I see the appeal of a well- edited video of a game being played,

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Entry by MrFreehuggs

CRACKED.CON I Hate the Beach. It's too hot, too bright and too crowded And if the water gets in my mouth, I vomit.

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What's with the hype around VR? For some reason, game developers keep pushing this piece of technology with its flawed design, limited usage, and heft

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Entry by Hestutomo

I don't get why Hollywood portrays shower sex as something immensely sensual and enjoyable. It's awkward, slippery, and the running shower is an annoy

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Even people who aren't into car culture always seem to prefer manual gear shift to automatic, but I don't get the appeal. R135 LHH 246 Automatic engin

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Entry by Vincent Pall

I have never understood the appeal of Queen's Bohemian Rhapsody. It's a bombastic and overproduced excursion into pretentiousness. The faux operatics

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Entry by Jungling

Zombies are awesome!? Maybe It'S because Iom a ortician but the Living are way scarier than the dead. The scarlest thing about zombies is THE SMELL! C

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I think there are many kinds of seafood that taste better than lobster. And they're all far less expensive, easier to eat, and don't look like a big c

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Entry by deathpod

THE AWKWARD ANGLES. THE FORCED SMILES. THE BAD LIGHTING. YOUR ARM IN EVERY SHOT. THE UTTER UBIQUITY OF THEM. SELFIES ARE AWFUL.

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Entry by PollyDarton

I've nnever understood the cult of Coffeeo It's either a bitter nightmare or a slightly more drinkable calorie Other Ways it's horrible: fest. it make

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