Cracked Archive - Extras

6 Things You Can Stop Telling Cat Owners

On behalf of all cat owners, here are six things we already know.


5 Do-It-Yourself Fast Food Recipes Tested for Accuracy

Instead of talking about overrated fast food, I decided to make some of my own. I tracked down five of the most popular online recipes for famous fast food items and took a shot at cooking them up myself.


5 Insane Realities Behind the Scenes of a Weight Loss Ad

I did something far worse, and of my own volition. I lied, I abused my body, and I psychologically abused thousands of others. That's right: I was in a weight loss infomercial.


26 Hilariously Insane Old-Timey Drawings of the Future

These covers are portals into the minds of the mechanics of popularity, and what they reveal was awesome and terrifying.


4 Pieces of Pop Culture That Inspired Unlikely Things

You can be inspired by anything for whatever it is you're doing! What a world!


5 Words That Used to Mean the Exact Opposite

It turns out a lot of today's ordinary words used to mean the exact opposite of what they mean now.


19 Images You Won't Believe Aren't Photoshopped (Part 13)

It's time again for another installment of our popular feature wherein we show you photographs that are 100 percent real, despite the fact that they all look 100 percent fake.


5 Symbols of Free Speech You Won't Believe Are Mass-Produced

There are marketing guys in suits behind EVERYTHING around us.


5 Things I Learned Working With Somali Pirates

So who are the human beings behind these maritime assaults? We spoke to Thymaya Payne who got to know these pirates in a way rare for men who haven't been held for ransom by them.


4 Comic Book Fan Theories Way Cooler Than the Comic Book

Sometimes guys with too much time on their hands come up with crazy comic book theories that should be true, and everything fits in so well that it's hard to believe it's not intentional.


6 Commonly Used Phrases That Make Everyone Hate You

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8 Ways We're Hardwired to Turn Minor Stress into Catastrophe

Stress is designed for saber-toothed tigers and routinely deployed against spreadsheets, and, just like we can do with anything, humans can make it way better and worse.


5 Reasons Christmas Is the Most Dangerous Time of the Year

Every single part of the holiday season seems to come together in an attempt to mess with your physical and mental well-being.