Advertisement
Dublin: 7 °C Tuesday 31 January, 2023
# crimes against the listicle
7 of the worst listicle headlines of all time
A bad list of bad lists.

Laineys Repertoire The bucket from which list writers (yes, including us) pick their numbers. Laineys Repertoire

DON’T GET US wrong. Here at DailyEdge.ie, we like a good list.

But sometimes the format takes a wrong turn. Hold tight for number one.

7.

YourTango YourTango

Actual quote: “Hugh Grant is sad, single and over the hill - and he’s not the only one.”

Fanpop Fanpop

6.

Listverse Listverse

Actual quote: “The strong abdominal pain associated with this infection is one of the strongest on earth.”

Tumblr Tumblr

5.

Business Insider Business Insider

Actual quote: “Click Here To See The Companies Laying Off Employees In Droves”.

Deathandtaxesmag Deathandtaxesmag

4.

Crnchy Crnchy

Actual quote: We actually cheated a little with this one because we liked the headline so much.

Tumblr Tumblr

3.

StyleBlazer StyleBlazer

Actual quote: “Good thing the 40-year-old has a great sense of style because about the face she can totally pass for 50+.”

Mtvnimages Mtvnimages

2.

listverse.com listverse.com

Actual quote: “Many know the names of actors who died in airplane crashes, or in automobile accidents, but which actors have died in fires?”

Giphy Giphy

1.

Time Magazine Time Magazine

Actual quote: “She went under general anaesthetic and never came out.”

*cries forever*

Your Voice
Readers Comments
3