There are things like fear, disgust, and shock that attract our attention even though they evoke negative emotions. For example, consider disgusting. Moldy food, spilled human guts in horror movies, whatever you consider your hell. Don’t you think it’s natural to try to avoid or at least look away?
Well, not necessarily. There is a scientific explanation for why we are so often obsessed with something awful. That’s probably one of the reasons for the subreddit.Make Me Suffer‘ was created.
“If you’re having a hard time seeing it, post it,” along with pictures of some of the most terrifying things, from unfortunate medical conditions to too many spiders. Scroll down if you want to test how fun it is. Please don’t say I didn’t warn you.