Cracked Archive - History

Silly Ways Old-Timey People Were Just As Vain As Us

We're too vain and shallow these days? Spoilers: We've always been like that.

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Famous People Side Projects That Seem Weird Now

We all contain crazy-ass multitudes.

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5 Huge Disasters Caused By Idiots

We’ve all done dumb things for dumb reasons, but never on this scale.

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Old-Timey Icons With WTF Habits

These a-list icons had a-hole tendencies.

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Pictofacts

18 Weird Historical Facts That Don't Get Mentioned

Think history is boring? Challenge accepted.

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Achievements That Emerged From Dark Times Like Now

Well folks, it's time to invent calculus.

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Quotes That Are Quoted Totally Incorrectly

'Read this article, on the website Cracked' - Charlemagne

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5 Tragedies That Douches Took Advantage Of

If humor is tragedy plus time, profit is tragedy plus no time at all.

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The Official Pablo Escobar Phone Saga Is Bonkers

The Escobar legacy lives on (in phone form).

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Sadly, The Hobby Lobby Dead Sea Scrolls Are All Crafty Fakes

These don't belong in a museum.

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Bad Groups That Weren't Evil Originally

Sometimes you don't choose thug life, thug life chooses you.

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