Cracked Archive - News

7 People Who Unearthed Huge Scandals (And Got No Credit)

For every Bob Woodward, every Snowden, and every Carl Bernstein, there are a bunch of unknown schmucks who have changed the world without us ever noticing them.


Steve Harvey's Ill-Advised Joke About Flint's Water Crisis

Here's what's blowing up everyone's social media feeds this week.


The 15 Most Insane Things Happening Right Now (6/13/17)

Keeping up with the news is like trying to excavate Tanis with a teacup.


5 Huge Stories The Media Ignored (Because Of Trump)

All those major news stories we used to be concerned about haven't gone away.


5 Facts That Will Change How You Think Of Terrorism

What do we really know about terrorism, aside from 'it's bad' and 'Die Hard?'


We're Ending The 'Covfefe' Thing Right Now. You're Welcome.

On Tuesday night, a beautiful new meme came into this world. With what precious little time it has left, we should live out its entire meme lifecycle.


The 15 Most Insane Things Happening Right Now (6/6/17)

Keeping up with the news is like running in a hamster wheel made of barbed wire.


What Stupid Thing Is Trending Now? (6/11/2017)

We're pretty sure Lord Buckethead is actually a conquering space lord, but they are just intent on following proper procedure for assuming power.


More Mondo Amazing Facts For Your Edification

Here are some completely true facts to spice up your small talk with your weekly nude Scrabble group.


12 Pieces Of Good News The Media Just Skipped

Don't believe the news -- things are actually getting better on this planet.


The 15 Most Insane Things Happening Right Now (5/30/17)

The weekly news cycle is like a labyrinth without all the David Bowie.


When Politics Can't Stop The Good Guys From Winning

It turns out there's at least one person on Capitol Hill trying to do something good and heartwarming.


Your Anti-Trump Efforts Are Working

This is a marathon, not a sprint. The finish line is miles away, even if social media is claiming that it's right in front of you.