Cracked Archive - Weird World

6 Real Life Events That Were Scarier Than Any Horror Movie

These people seem to have accidentally triggered some kind of curse that there's just no real explanation for.

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The Hoax You Didn't Realize Dominated The 80s

The true story behind Buddy, the nonexistent boy with leukemia who received millions upon millions of post cards.

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7 WTF Ways Seemingly Innocent Companies Screw Their Workers

There are so many serious injuries sustained at Ashley Furniture that we wouldn't be surprised if the head office was running an Amputee Pool.

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6 Hilarious (But Accurate) Statistics About Pop Culture

Sam and Frodo pretty much traveled from Pittsburgh to Alberta.

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6 Awesome Lessons Teaching Troubled Teens Teaches You

We spoke to Nathan, who's responsible for caring for disturbed children and helping mold them into productive, functional, sane, boring adults.

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22 Horrifying Sides Of The Modern World You've Never Seen

Someone's being paid up to $75,000 to make sure Captain Miggles' food is delicious.

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4 Reasons You Can't Judge People By Their Appearance

No matter how hard you watch people you can never actually see them, and the reasons to not judge by appearances are less obvious than you're assuming.

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6 New (Simple) Rules That Will Make Facebook Not Suck

Social media is an entirely new realm for interaction, and unlike royal balls and birthday parties, there aren't set standards yet. The time to make your own rules is upon you.

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6 WTF Reasons Websites Go From Being Awesome To Terrible

Countless sites have flared up only to fade away. And there's nothing stopping any of today's juggernauts from doing the same.

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Suicide Headaches: 5 Realities Of The Worst Thing Ever

According to Brown University, cluster headaches feel like having a tiny demon poke you in the eye.

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5 Campaign Store Items (And What They Say About Candidates)

Rand Paul, a walking monument to irrelevance, believes his name is worthy of being scribbled across the cover of the U.S. Constitution.

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5 Mind-Blowing Loopholes You Had No Idea Existed

Loopholes are like buttholes -- everyone is pretty well aware that they exist, and some people don't use them often enough (and some people use them a little bit too excessively).

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We Are Sex Addicts: 6 Distinctly Un-Sexy Realities

Sex addiction is a lot less fun than you're probably thinking.

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5 Balls-Out Insane Competitions You Won't Believe Are Real

There's an actual 'Mad Max'-style race out there and we want in.

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6 Bafflingly Dark Moments In Beloved Children's Book Series

The Berenstains started branching out into children's chapter books that addressed weightier subjects. One such subject? School shootings.

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