People Explain Which Rules They Wish Everyone Would Follow

People who cut the queue are going to hell, but they wouldn't if they just stopped their indecent behavior.

The same goes for people who leave their shopping carts in open parking lots rather than return them to the corral, and those who don't know how to merge onto the freeway.

"You can make everyone follow one rule you make: What is it?" –– This was today's burning question from Redditor Lord_Smile, and needless to say, people went wild. Turns out there's a lot out there that bothers us.


"No speakerphone..."

No speakerphone in public.

ViolinDC

"Service employees..."

Giphy

Service employees are now legally required to physically fight one customer a day.

NanoBuc

"If you throw your butts..."

If you throw your butts out the car window, a mysterious, compelling force will cause you to retrieve them and stick them up your bumhole.

PanickedPoodle

"News stories..."

News stories have to be 100% unbiased and truthful.

hamy_thepinkghost

"When you make a mistake..."

When you make a mistake, quickly take ownership, apologize and make right where possible.

On the counter: forgive that which is done wrong and don't make forgiveness conditional on atonement or apology.

JewsEatFruit

"LITERRING..."

LITTERING WILL BE CONSIDERED A HATE CRIME AGAINST EARTH.

BWIPPS

"Every sentence..."

Every sentence must be finished with a noun that has absolutely nothing to do with the sentence spoken. (eg: Hey Billy, how's work been thermostat?) (eg: Little Darla hurt her knee when she fell off the swings death penalty.)

ErsatzCaptain

"I command everyone..."

I command everyone to consider how their actions will affect those around them.

ELPWork

Everyone must wash their hands every time they use the toilet ... yes, even you, Mr "I don't pee on my hands so I don't need to wash them."

davidtcook

"Everyone has to..."

Everyone has to use the metric system.

sidmesh

Emergency Responders Break Down The Dumbest Decisions They've Seen People Make
Photo by Mat Napo on Unsplash

Being an emergency responder is a high-stress job.

It's a career with long, laborious hours.

There is always a hint of danger. And death is always around the corner.

So we as a society could try to help these people out and not put ourselves in unnecessary danger.

Redditor Diligent-Log6805wanted the rescue workers out there to tell us about the times they rescued people. They asked:

"Emergency responders of reddit, what are some dumb things that have lead to an emergency situation?"
Keep reading...Show less

I hated science classes.

As soon as I could I ran.

But it follows me.

Because science can be downright disturbing.

That's why I blocked out so many of the details.

Redditor Flimsy_Finger4291wanted to compare notes on all the frightening facts that are a definitive. They asked:

"What's the scariest thing that science has proven real?"
Keep reading...Show less
People Share Their Most Controversial Star Wars Takes
Daniel K Cheung on Unsplash

Ever since Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope opened on May 25, 1977, a devoted fanbase developed.

And that fanbase has opinions.

Lots and lots of opinions.

Keep reading...Show less
People Explain How They Really Feel About Death
Peter Dazeley/Reddit

Death is a subject many people shy away from because what they don't know beyond our realm of existence can be intimidating.

Keep reading...Show less