Cracked Archive - Weird World

7 Archaeological Discoveries Out Of Your Darkest Nightmares

This is the body of Xin Zhui, a Chinese noblewoman who died over 2,000 years ago, yet continues to be blessed with the skin, flesh, organs, and sunny disposition of a fairly fresh corpse.


5 Eerie Ways Entire Groups Went Insane Science Can't Explain

There's no way thousands of people just independently go crazy in the exact same way and for no reason, right? Wellll ...


5 Creepiest Ways People Were Tormented For Years

True ruinous harassment takes a special kind of person. It takes madness, it takes evil, and most of it all, it takes devotion.


How I Tried (And Failed) To Stop Snoring With A Didgeridoo

For me, snoring has become serious. So that's why I bought a didgeridoo.


The 5 Most Astonishingly Lucrative Petty Crimes Of All Time

The road to riches can actually be paved with petty misdemeanors.


5 Real Museums Scarier Than Any Haunted House

Sorry, Iowa Tractor Museum, but these terrifying museums really highlight the fact that you're the 'Gary from accounting' of educational institutions.


5 Surprising Ways The Modern World Makes Raising Kids Harder

I've come to discover that asking the Internet for advice on raising babies is the exact opposite of helpful.


You've Met One Today: 5 Creepy True Facts About Psychopaths

Sure, some of them are serial killers. The vast majority are not. And they're everywhere.


5 Halloween Costume Rules Stupid People Always Forget

Relevant: I'm not a girl. And I'm not going to be as familiar with the unique challenges of concealing their (lovely) wretched bodies.


5 Insane Things Otherwise Respected Celebrities Believe

But, hey, these people are still cool, we guess.


7 Insane Realities Living In A Country That Doesn't Exist

We sat down with a recent long-term visitor to a de facto state sitting inside of Azerbaijan, to find out what life is like in a place that 'just kind of is.'


4 Ways Time Travel Sucks For Women (You Never Realized)

When it comes to time-travel adventures and women, Hollywood has decided they're very much against it.


5 Real People More Terrifying Than Any Movie Villain

Superkiller. There's a real-life person with the moniker, Superkiller. And he very much lived up to his nickname.


5 Insane Realities Of My Life In A Fake Colonial Town

We spoke to one of these children who grew up in Colonial Williamsburg during the late '80s. Here's what we learned about life in 1699.