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July 30, 2012

The Horrible Reason This YouTube Video Has 50 Million Views

By David Wong | 314,397 Views

No sarcasm here: Most popular YouTube videos are awesome. If you can't appreciate an adorable baby or puppy doing something hilarious, then you have forgotten how to smile. But occasionally, something else slips through the cracks.

Because humans are by nature both depraved and deeply confused, this random video of a guy doing an arm tattoo is one of the most popular pieces of entertainment ever created by the human race. It has 48,437,278 views, and the reason for it is both hilarious and terrifying.

The video itself is just this:


July 29, 2012

The Truth About Ambition

By Fatawesome .com | 177,652 Views


July 27, 2012

6 Famous Quotes (Revised for Accuracy)

By Kristi Harrison | 301,528 Views

Good news, everybody! Thanks to the sassy scholarship of Cracked historians, we've found the revised versions of some of history's greatest quotes.

Andy Warhol


July 26, 2012

Fluoride Lowers Your IQ: B.S. Headline of the Week

By David Wong | 240,774 Views

Here's a quick case study on how bullshit is born into the world. First, remember that when we're browsing the news each morning to make sure our favorite athlete hasn't gone to jail yet, most of us only read the headlines, or maybe give the actual story a quick skim. You didn't need a study to tell you that, you do it yourself. So if somebody's goal is to push a bullshit agenda, all they need is a headline.

For instance, search Google News for "fluoride" and you'll find a shocking article showing that, holy shit, fluoride lowers your IQ! The stuff in your toothpaste! The stuff cities put in drinking water!