Out of Control Public Meltdowns That Shocked Us All | 22 Words

Many of us do our best to go about our days calmly. When there is a pressing issue, we try to manage them in ways that will cause the least stress. And this is especially true while we're in public.  Then there are the people who cannot control their emotions who have epic public meltdowns that leave those around them speechless. And thanks to smartphones, we can all be an audience.

Enter this Reddit thread dedicated to revealing shocking public meltdowns. If you've ever wondered where all of the videos of public meltdowns that you've seen in the past go, this is it. An entire collection of wild, and some hilarious, foolishness. All we can do is watch from afar, or from our mobile devices because these meltdowns are so outlandish they will shock you to your core.

Karen strikes again

This lady was so brave to talk to a police officer the way she did.

This person freaked out after being touched.

They really should be standing 6 feet away from each other but brushing off germs might work, or not.

Imagine being annoyed with a marathon and just driving through it.

Not only is this shocking it's dangerous.

This person has had it with police surveillance.

Another brave effort in front of the police.

Unexpected and hilarious.

Love the wholesome ending. Keep scrolling for more shocking public meltdowns.

What's a public freakout compilation without neighbors arguing.

Nothing makes a man more angry than seeing their neighbor mow their lawn.

Apparently you should sit on someones car if you're upset about a parking space.

I'm surprised she didn't call the police.

I would absolutely freak out if there were an explosion near me.

Luckily the person in the video was not closer to the battery.

If an alligator starts to chase you, run in a zig zag.

Poor dog was almost taken by an alligator.

The frog almost jumped into his mouth.

Poor little boy, he may be scarred for life.

Currently, there are plenty of public outbursts over masks.

Perfect example of how we're in this together.

This lady is having a complete meltdown.

These never get old.

This guy had too much to drink.

And he's the absolute worst.

It's like people have forgotten to mind their manners. But we love to watch the meltdowns.

They totally have. And there are so many more public freak outs to scroll through.

This lady has no time for cyclists.

There is room for both cars and cyclists on the road, Karen.

The cat that is just over it.

Somehow I think a lot of us are feeling like this cat.

Someone is excited about being outside.

I guess hotels are not open in her area?

A bird freaked this guy out.

You can see the moment his life flashed before his eyes.

From rap battle to wrestling match.

The storyline changed very quickly.

Looks like he was thirsty for milk.

Milk was a bad choice.

When a rogue wave ruins your cruise dinner.

I would be out of there very quickly too.

People that illegally park in handicap spots are the worst.

And we should call them all out.

The most unforgettable lunch break.

A wonderful bonding experience for these co-workers.

These performers are tired of people using their phones during their show.

This is better than any no phone usage announcement.

These dogs were like "absolutely not."

Their reaction is adorable.

Major audition tape fail.

It's shocking and yet so hilarious.

Maybe her bag was over the weight limit.

Should have packed lighter.

Taking drive by parties to the next level.

Hopefully we won't have to do them much longer.

A little friendly competition is fun.

But I'm Team UPS.