Melbourne, July 11 : Reality TV has topped a list of the 'Worst Creations Since 1928'.
Over 5000 people were put to the test in an online poll to decide what has been the worst invention since 1928.
As it turns out, an overwhelming number (40.8 percent) voted for reality shows, which began in the 1940s.
Second spot on the list went to all those Loud Ads on TV which make you reach for your remote either to change the channel or hit the mute button.
Loud Ads took first runners-up with 15.6 percent of the vote in the poll conducted by NEWS.com.au in conjunction with the Times Online in the UK.
In third place with 15.3 per cent of the vote is what is considered to be one of the biggest fashion faux pas ever made - Crocs.
Fourth spot went The Health and Safety Executive (12.4 pct) whose fast making it impossible for people to climb ladders to set up Christmas decorations.
The top five was rounded off by Soy Sausages, which took in 6.2 percent of the votes.
The top ten list of the 'Worst Creations Since 1928' is:
1. Reality TV - 40.8 pct
2. Loud Ads on TV -15.6pct
3. Crocs - 15.3 pct
4. The Health and Safety Executive - 12.4pct
5. Soy Sausages - 6.2 pct
6. Fluoro Clothing - 3.5pct
7. Neighbours- 3.1pct
8. Sudoku - 1.4pct
9. Double Yellow Line - 1.0pct
10. Sliced Bread - 0.9pct