Welcome to the first Cracked podcast! This episode looks at one of the most shocking trends we've stumbled onto in our five years publishing articles -- the strange ways ideas get passed from one age group to the next, and the even weirder ways those ideas change us. We may have stopped physically evolving a while back, but it turns out you might as well be a different species than your grandparents when it comes to how we think.
Hosted by Michael Swaim and Jack O'Brien, it features some of your favorite writers like DOB and Seanbaby, and some of our favorite comedians, including Brian Posehn, Matt Besser and the Sklar Brothers. Throw on your headphones and click play above, go here to subscribe on iTunes or download it here, and find the most recent episodes below. Having your mind blown by Cracked while driving has never been this completely legal.
It's pretty safe to say that after years of Sherlock Holmes adaptations and countless CBS crime procedurals, most people with a pretty steady diet of TV and movies think they're pretty good armchair psychologists.
We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.
Believe it or not, Matthew McConaughey's thesis (from behind a bookshelf inside a black hole) that love is the most powerful force in the universe isn't the most scientifically accurate thing Hollywood has offered us lately.