Top 12 Inventions That Did More Harm Than Good

We rarely hear inventors say “hey, let me invent something that would piss off the whole population”. Generally, guys try to come up with inventions that will improve our daily lives. But as life is badly done, it happens that false good ideas turn into big calamities for humanity. And it sucks. We should just send inventors to prison.

1. Coffee pods

Why did it look good ? Because it’s so much less boring than putting coffee in a filter.

Why is it actually wrong ? Because it pollutes phew and even their creator admitted that he regretted his invention. Besides, we have other inventors who regret their invention in this top, if you’re curious.

2. Lobotomy

Why did it look good ? Because we believed that we could finally treat patients suffering from major psychiatric illnesses.

Why is it actually wrong ? Have you ever seen someone who’s had a lobotomy?

3. The toilet seat

Why did it look good ? Because when you lift it, it avoids spilling pee all over it.

Why is it actually wrong ? Because it creates incredible confusion to know whether to leave it up or not when it’s a super boring debate.

Top 12 inventions that did more harm than good

4. Social networks

Why did it look good ? Because it allows you to talk to lots of people and keep in touch with Jérôme from sixth grade B. Even if he posts ugly photos of his dog.

Why is it actually wrong ? Because we all just end up judging and insulting each other on the Internet.

Top 12 inventions that did more harm than good

5. Karaoke

Why did it look good ? Because everyone has the right to sing.

Why is it actually wrong ? Because everyone has the right to sing.

Top 12 inventions that did more harm than good

6. Agent Orange

Why did it look good ? Because it was an effective pesticide widely used in the 60s (and at the time we didn’t really care if it polluted).

Why is it actually wrong ? Because its use was diverted to make it a chemical weapon used during the Vietnam War. It’s not quite what was expected.

7. Plastic

Why did it look good ? Because we can do anything and everything with it. Kind of plastic chairs (very practical for the barbeuc).

Why is it actually wrong ? Because we managed to create a 7th continent entirely made of plastic and we polluted almost every square centimeter of the planet with

Top 12 inventions that did more harm than good

8. Nuclear

Why did it look good ? Because it makes energy a little cleaner than coal or oil.

Why is it actually wrong ? Because from time to time a factory explodes and some smart guys have made a big bomb out of it.

9. Plaster

Why did it look good ? Because it’s super practical when you want to redo your facade quickly and cleanly.

Why is it actually wrong ? Because everyone has torn the skin off their arm at least once on plaster. And that hurts.

10. Electric vehicles

Why did it look good ? Because it’s electric, so without that dirt oil that pollutes.

Why is it actually wrong ? Because in fact the batteries of cars also pollute a max, we were well conned.

11. VAR

Why did it look good ? Because we thought we would never have a refereeing error again.

Why is it actually wrong ? Because there are always lots of refereeing mistakes, but now it’s just longer.

12. Claw machines at fairgrounds

Why did it look good ? Because the prizes to be won are so cool.

Why is it actually wrong ? Because we spent 15 bucks and we still haven’t managed to nab this fucking Pikachu plush which must be worth 8 bucks in reality. FUCK IT.

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