Cry-Baby of the Week


Cry-Baby of the Year 2015

A look back at the year's biggest overreactions to minor annoyances, from people who see pentagrams in brake lights to trigger-happy lunatics.


Cry-Baby of the Week: A Woman Used Steel Wool to Scrub Makeup Off Her Son's Face

Also this week: Some college students are upset because upset trying to get a building called Lynch Memorial Hall renamed because the word "lynch" has racial overtones.


Cry-Baby of the Week: A Woman Allegedly Tried to Punch a Waitress Over All-You-Can-Eat Pancakes

Also this week: Someone vandalized a store called ISIS Books and Gifts.


Cry-Baby of the Week: A Writer Attacked a Woman with a Wine Bottle Because She Didn't Like His Book

Also this week: A judge ordered some foster parents to give up a child because they are lesbians.


Cry-Baby of the Week: A Cop Got Upset Because a Store Was Selling Liquor Flavored Chips

Also this week: A woman allegedly attacked someone in an Applebee's because they weren't speaking English.


Cry-Baby of the Week: Some Parents Tried to Get a Halloween Display Taken Down for Being Too Scary

Also this week: Some parents got upset because a school taught kids about ISIS.


Cry-Baby of the Week: A Woman Allegedly Attacked Someone Because They Farted Near Her

Also this week: A man was arrested after complaining to police that a local newspaper had violated his human rights by posting a photo of him shoplifting.


Cry-Baby of the Week: Two Drivers Caused a 40-Minute Traffic Jam in an Argument Over Who Had the Right of Way

Also this week: A guy allegedly attacked his girlfriend because she looked at the obituary of an ex-boyfriend.


Cry-Baby of the Week: A Guy Got Mad Because a Library Stocks Books by a Child Molester

Also this week: A girl was suspended from school for wearing a "Nobody Knows I'm a Lesbian" shirt.


Cry-Baby of the Week: An Airline Passenger Allegedly Threatened to Bring Down the Plane If She Couldn’t Sit with Her Cat

Also this week: Over 150 high school kids staged a walkout because a trans girl wanted to use the girl's locker room.


Cry-Baby of the Week: A Woman Faked Being Kidnapped to Get Out of Going to Work

Also this week: Some college freshman refused to read a book because it has sex in it.


Cry-Baby of the Week: A Girl Was Sent Home From School Because Her Collarbone Was Showing

Also this week: A bunch of people got annoyed because something online ended up being more expensive than they'd hoped.