The Dumbest Trends to Ever Exist on Social Media

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We have social media to thank for some of the modern era's most important revolutions. The Arab Spring, the Occupy Movement and even important fundraisers like the #IceBucketChallenge wouldn't have succeeded without the help of social media.

Other social media trends, however, have been completely ridiculous. Most of these trends come and go in a flash, but new foolish trends are popping up all over the place. Before you take your next selfie at Chernobyl, check out the dumbest trends to ever exist on social media.

Needless to say, please don’t try any of these former social media trends, as they won’t make you any cooler (or safer).