Cracked Archive - News

5 Weird Ways America Has Returned To The Dark Ages

The Dark Ages earned that name at least in part because there's a noticeable lack of contemporary records, a trait eerily similar to our country today.

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18 News Stories That Forgot To Tell You The Best Part

Well, maybe Steve Harvey's gaff was some sort of karmic retribution in the end.

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The 13 Most Insane Things Happening Right Now (2/9)

The news is like an alarm that sounds 24 hours a day, alternately screaming that you're going to die and that you need to ask your doctor about erectile dysfunction pills.

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5 Realities Of Smog So Bad It Blots Out The Sun

Beijing, we're finding out, has the kind of pollution that makes it seem like you're downwind from a freaking volcano eruption.

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6 Ugly Things You Learn About Donald Trump Reading His Books

May my Kindle forgive me for what I have done to it.

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15 'Real' Headlines The Media's Too Afraid To Write (2/05)

'Idris Elba Gets Two Consolation Prizes For His Oscar Snub'

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5 Things That Shouldn't Be Sold Online (But Totally Are)

Brass knuckles? Paper weights? What's the actual difference anyway?

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4 Reasons Flint's Water Crisis Is Worse Than You Think

The incompetence and lying behind the scenes that led to the lead-laced water poisoning thousands of people is as staggering as it is terrifying.

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The 14 Most Insane Things Happening Right Now (2/2)

Trying to keep up with the news is like trying to binge-watch every movie in the 'Gory Psychological Horror' and 'Violent Political Drama' categories on Netflix.

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5 Insane Problems All Women In Comedy Deal With Eventually

Being a comedian as well as a lady comes with a different set of challenges and advantages. (Mostly just challenges.)

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4 Ways The Presidential Race Has Destroyed Iowa

All the red-white-and-blue hullabaloo that visits Iowa once every four years makes life really, really strange for the people who live there.

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19 'Real' Headlines The Media Is Too Afraid To Write (1/29)

'Walking Joke Supports Running Joke.'

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4 Groups You Lose Faith In While Working For Charity

Working for for a charitable cause is a noble and amazing endeavor that will inevitably let you down at some point.

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The 13 Most Insane Things Happening Right Now (1/26)

Trying to keep up with the news is like trying to clean up post-blizzard snow drifts by pissing on them.

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23 'Real' Headlines The Media's Too Afraid To Write- 1/24/16

Cheap gas spurs Mad Max-like rush to the gas station.

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