Thursday 21 June 2018

12 of people’s weirdest phobias that will have you fearing everything

From moths to miniature pigs, some people really do have the strangest fears…

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By Emily Chudy, Press Association

From mushrooms to sewer drains, everybody has one of those little fears that isn’t quite rational.

Reddit user m7xYWeem asked people on the website for their strangest fears and phobias… and some might make you feel afraid too.

Here are 12 of the best responses that might make you come away with a new phobia.

1. Mushrooms give this person the creeps.

2. How could anybody fear a mini-pig?

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3. This person gave no explanation.

4. Never invite this person to a baby shower.

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5. This bizarrely specific fear.

8. Snails are to be avoided at all costs.

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