Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

This year marking the 10th anniversary of the premiere of the television show Lost, and disappearing airplanes being quite (tragically) at the forefront of the international consciousness, and a Lost cast reunion this week burdening us all with the knowledge that Walt "MY BOY" Dawson is now a fully hot adult human man and therefore all of us are literally one million years old, it seemed like an ideal time to revisit all the ups and downs of J.J. Abrams's monsterpiece.

Like anyone else who stuck with Lost to the bitter end, I have a complicated relationship with the show. It is frustration incarnate, OBVIOUSLY, but also I've had more fun watching it than possibly almost any other show that didn't involve Tyra Banks's ego.

Here, for the purposes of your outrage, is pretty much every character ever on Lost in order from worst to best. PLEASE CORRECT ME IN COMMENTS.


82. Driveshaft

"Okay, we've got the episode pretty much written—the only thing we still need is the big Driveshaft hit song."
"Okay, how much do we have left in the budget for a songwriter?"
"$10."
"Ummmmmm...my 14-year-old cousin has a Sugar Ray cover band..."
"YES. GET BRAGEN ON THE PHONE. IT'S THE ONLY WAY."


81. Bernard

Bernard is like a machine where you put in trying-to-relax-and-enjoy-your-stories and hives come out. Remember Bernard's stupid S.O.S. sign? Remember when Bernard would get attitude with Rose even though she's a flawless angel? Remember when Bernard was a dentist who didn't know what snow was? Having to watch Bernard for six seasons was like the subtlest form of murder. I will never get my Bernard-hours back. Remember when you think Bernard and Rose are off the show for good and you can finally breathe again and then you come sauntering around a jungle corner all lighter-than-air and then it's KA-BOI-OI-OI-OINGGGGG!

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!

LEAVE ME BE, FELL GHOUL.

But he doesn't. He never leave you bes.


80. Radzinsky

If there's one thing this show needs, it's more hyperventilating aggro nerds who contribute nothing but confusion and chaos.


79. Pryce

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

What? I literally do not remember this guy at all. Apparently he was just a nonstop dickhead until Hurley ran him over with the DHARMA Initiative van. Sounds good to me.


78. Omar

Do you even go here?


77. Phil

Again. Maybe be more memorable and you won't get impaled, "PHIL."


76. Bram

Ditto: Back in the Habit.


75. Caesar

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Ditto: Legend of Curly's Gold.


74. Beatrice

Ditto Goes West.


73. Danny

Oh, man, that guy sucked! But at least I remember his sucky face. Tip for "Omar" and "Pryce": Suck more, I guess.


72. The Marshal

Total weenis. Kate punk'd this guy hella times, and she is only medium-competent.


71. Karl Martin

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

So, you wore these Burning Man Tron-gogz on your face at some point and I still don't remember anything about your character?


70. Cindy

Bore-asaurus Rex.


69. Frogurt

I feel like they just shoehorned Frogurt in during that period when everyone hated the show to try and appease us with wackiness. I can't really be that mad at a dude named Frogurt who got murdered with a flaming arrow, but really, what did Frogurt add to my life? Less than actual frozen yogurt and actual flaming arrows, combined or separately, for sure.


68. The DeGroots

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

You dicks got us into this mess. I think. (Did they? What happened in this show again?)


67. Alvar Hanso

Again, I'm mad at you and I don't know why. And me not knowing why is also your fault, somehow.


66. Zoe

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Other Tina Fey came in at the very end of the show and did some stuff that I can't remember but I think must have been annoying because I make lemon-face when I look at her picture. Apparently she's married to Toby from the West Wing IRL. #RichardSchiffFacts


65. Jacob

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

I liked you better when you were a chair.


64. Shannahn

SHANNAHN. SHANNAHN. I LOVE YOU. SHANNAHN. DO NOT LEAVE ME. DO NOT DIE. SHANNAHN! SHANNAAAAAAAAAHN!!! I KNOW WE HAVE ZERO IN COMMON AND YOU'VE LITERALLY DONE NOTHING BUT CRY AND WHINE AND FALL DOWN SINCE THE DAY WE MET, BUT I WANT TO TOUCH YOUR BUTT FOREVER IN HEAVEN.

SCREW YOU, NADIA.


63. Dogen

Oh, cool. Meaningless obstructionism personified.


62. Ilana

WHO IS THAT.


61. Charlotte

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

DUDE. WHY IS THERE ALWAYS BLOOD POURING OUT OF YOUR FACE. BE THE NAPKIN YOU WANT TO SEE IN THE WORLD.


60. Naomi

Naomi seemed real important when she was happening, but then after she was gone it was like you came out of a fugue state and started asking who the president was.


59. Nikki and Paulo

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

I know I'm supposed to be mad about this storyline, but since it's kind of the main thing I remember from the entire second half of the show, was it really a "blunder"? Or was it just a hilarious spider-comedy mini-film starring Karl from Love, Actually?


58. Horace

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

I know we all loved Dourtney, but he'll always be Tooms. And I think we can all agree that his most significant life-partnership is with this hair-do.


57. Cassidy

Eh.


56. Amy

Oh, yeah. She's Horace's wife, right? Way to give birth to Ethan, I guess! And while we're on the topic, WHY DOES ETHAN HAVE SUPER-STRENGTH? What the fuck did you eat during your pregnancy, "Amy"? Was it acai berries? It was acai berries, wasn't it.


55. Sun's Boyfriend in Korea

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

I approve of any and all Korean storylines.


54. That Guy Who Got Sucked into the Turbine

Apparently his name was "Gary." I still like him better than SHANNAN.


53. The Man in Black

I liked you better when you were a hole.

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying


52. Gault

HOW IS THIS GUY A DIFFERENT GUY FROM GOODWIN.


51. Goodwin

HOW IS THIS GUY A DIFFERENT GUY FROM GAULT.


50. Ana Lucia

I like Michelle Rodriguez, but Ana Lucia is just so GRUMPY. Plus, she shot SHANNAHN, which kicked off like 4 seasons of Melancholy Sayid.


49. Rose

Yeah, sure, early Rose is cool when she's just chilling out on the beach, dispensing nonstop unflappable wisdom and insisting that Bernard's still alive, but the problem with that storyline is that BERNARD'S STILL ALIVE. Rose, you could do better. Like, maybe Frogurt! Or a palm frond! How about "Bram"? Literally anyone but Driveshaft.


48. Roger Workman

That's a good bit.


47. Vincent

I just feel like Vincent could have helped out more. Like, hunt something, dummy.


46. Lennon

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

God, does anyone actually remember anything about these later seasons? Extra points for Deadwood and Eastbound and Down, but that is the ONLY REASON "Lennon" isn't below Vincent.


45. George Minkowski

Grandfathered into my good graces via Early Edition.


44. Inman

Grandfathered into my good graces by being Clancy Brown.


43. Alex

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Dated Jeff Goldblum until he left her for me.


42. Eloise Hawking

Nothing like "unwittingly shooting a man who turns out to be your adult son visiting from the future" to turn you into kind of a cryptic pain in the ass.


41. Daniel Faraday

I have this, like, pathological problem where I cannot tell Daniel Faraday and the kid from Flight of the Navigator and David from Roseanne apart. Does anyone else have that?


40. Tom

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Amazing beard-work. His spirit-gum game is on point.


39. Chyalay

Nope.


38. Penneh

PENNEH!!!


37. Libby

No, it's fine. I didn't need that incredibly hyped up and tantalizing backstory anyway.


36. Juliet

Juliet's okay.


35. Claire

CHYALAY! MOI BAYBAY! (Repeat until death.)


34. Boone

Boone is the definition of cute privilege. What is his personality even?

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

But wait...what is a personality, if you really think about it?


33. Rousseau

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Rousseau's kind of a hysterical, unhinged, walking-uterus stereotype sometimes, but she's also a BOSS.


32. Nadia

Man, Nadia got ripped off harder than anyone else in this whole stupid universe. Seriously, Sayid!? SHANNAHN!?


31. Mikhail

Probably my #1 favorite eyepatch SCUBA assassin on this whole show. If I had to pick one. Solid work.


30. Keamy

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Keamy was a major pain in the buns who was always bonking everyone on the dome at the least convenient possible moment, but did you know that actor Kevin Durand is 6'6"!?!?!?!? Ow, my lady-groins.


29. Christian Shephard

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

JGILF. (That's a jungle ghost I'd like to ilf.)


28. Charles Widmore

Charles Widmore will always be Caleb to me.


27. Locke's Asshole Dad

LOL @ Charles Widmore trynna act like he's the assholiest dad in this whole show. LOCKE'S DAD USED THE POWER OF LOVE TO STEAL HIS SON'S KIDNEY. I bet if Freaks and Geeks had had a second season, Nick's dad would've pulled that same shit. If you look up "asshole dad" in the dictionary there's a picture of Kevin Tighe.


26. MOI BAYBAY

Aaron, I know none of this is your fault. But could you fucking be quiet for one second when we're trying to hide in this bush from literal monsters?


25. Greg Grunberg

As a rule, I make sure to put Greg Grunberg in the top 30 of every list I make.


24. Matthew Abaddon

I would sleep on a flying carpet powered by Lance Reddick's farts. FIGURATIVELY. I'M NOT WEIRD OR SOMETHING.


23. Richard

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Sleeper hit. Never enough cred for Richard and his perfect face.


22. Arzt

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Arzt is like Bernard if Bernard got blown up by dynamite mid-whine!!! YES TO ARZT.


21. Miles

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Miles, I feel you. We are all Miles.


20. This Guy

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Ah, we were so young then. Back when we thought this guy was going to mean something.


19. Jack

You know, it's Jack. It's fine. It Jacks around. It does jungle transfusions. It never asked to be a leader. Jack.


18. Kate

Yeah, sure.


17. Michael

HAROLD PERRINEAU 4 LIFE. HE JUST WANTS HIS BOY BACK.


16. Walt

Walt is the boy.


15. Mr. Eko

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Mr. Eko would be way higher on the list if he didn't decide to stop being cool and spend 47 years building that stupid beach-church.


14. Scott

This was just a solid gag all the way through.


13. Steve

STEVE RULZ SCOTT DROOLZ.


12. Ethan

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Ethan not being on the manifest is one of the single best moments of television that I have ever peed my pants to.


11. Jin

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

God, remember all the Jin + Sawyer buddy comedy!?!?!?!


10. Sun

Sun speaking secret-English is almost better than Ethan not being on the manifest. Sun is better than almost anybody, regardless.


9. Sayid

Yes.


8. Ben Linus

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

I still have nightmares about this perfect evil mouse-man.


7. Helen

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

ALWAYS UPVOTE KATEY SAGAL.


6. Frank La-Penis

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

DON'T TURN THOSE ICY-BLUES ON ME, JEFF FAHEY, I FORGOT TO BRING A CARDIGAN.


5. Hurley

"Dude, you got some Arnzt on you."


4. Locke

Obv.


3. Desmond

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

Your forever-boyfriend.


2. Sawyer

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying

My forever-boyfriend.


1. Polar Bear

Rawr!!!

Every Single Person on Lost, Ranked From Most to Least Annoying