Cracked Archive - Weird World

5 Geniuses Ridiculed And Fired For Being Right Too Soon

Great ideas can be unfortunately difficult to recognize but extremely easy to dismiss ... until, of course, it's too late.


People Think You're A Dick: 5 Facts About Hearing Problems

It turns out a small hearing impairment is more than just a minor inconvenience.


Why The Laws Of Robotics Would Defeat Robocop

Violently wasting criminals probably isn't your purpose here.


5 Summer Activities To Be Eager For (If You Like Sadness)

What starts as a promising rush toward the future ends in unforeseen tragedy.


10 Sped-Up GIFs That Turn Normal Stuff Horrifyingly Awesome

Suddenly sloths seem a little dangerous.


4 Awkward Life Situations You Can Never Be Prepared For

Showering at someone else's house is never as easy as it seems.


6 Seemingly Innocent Places Secretly Teeming With Criminals

Everyone needs a place where they can blow off some steam, and it turns out that for celebrities that place is Waffle House.


15 Reasons Why Young People Today Have It Tougher Than Ever

OK, so maybe all that whining has some merit.


7 Life-Saving Tips (To Remind You That Death Is Inescapable)

Our lives are largely out of our control, and no amount of healthy living will save us from our eventual demise. Unless ...


The 5 Most Moronic Food Trends Of 2016 (So Far)

Seaweed is supposed to be 'the new kale.' It's not. It's the old seaweed.


6 People Who Prove Sometimes You Really Should Give Up

Despite nobody on earth wanting a third 'Wayne's World,' some brave souls are still fighting for it.


5 Insane Realities Inside The Foster Care System

Foster care isn't exactly a glass half full of puppies and butterflies.


15 Apologies Concerning The Pumpkin I Stole From You

You should know I didn't resort to a madcap heist right away, as is typical for me. I did legitimately try to grow my own pumpkin.


19 Facts About Food We'd Bet Anything You Didn't Know

Those fries are bad for your brain.


6 Scientific Explanations For Famous Bible 'Miracles'

Biblical miracles can be explained with (wildly unlikely, but still technically possible) science.