Cracked Archive - Weird World

My Parents Paid A Rehab Camp To Abuse Me: 5 Dark Realities

A closer look at these unaccredited, live-in facilities where teens are forced to attend for reasons ranging anywhere from 'thinks new stepdad sucks' to serious addictions and mental illnesses.


5 Creepy Crimes That Raise Endless Unanswered Questions

Sleep won't be an option tonight.


7 Important Things Ruined By Idiots Trying To Improve Them

When people get it into their heads to restore vandalized monuments, the potential for disaster becomes hilariously impressive.


5 Unsettling Lessons About Airplanes I Learned Making Them

How does a 500-ton airplane just stay up in the air like that? If it's not wizards, we don't know the answer. Luckily we found somebody who does.


7 Awful Sounds No One Ever Wants To Hear

Woe be to the aural terrorist who takes it upon themselves to drop an 'ahh' after every thirst-quenching swallow.


6 Iconic Works Of Art With Brutal Insults Hidden In Them

It turns out that J.K. Rowling makes it a habit to turn real people from her life into characters in her books, and for turning those characters into revenge.


5 Bizarre Ways Dyslexia Is Nothing Like You Picture It

After talking to real dyslexics, we discovered that the disorder is in fact more serious than we ever thought.


The Greatest Passive Aggressive Reference Letter Ever

Chris is constantly doing things that no one else would even dare, as he has no apparent fear of failure, understanding of his personal limitations, or respect for natural law.


My Wealthy Country Became A Dystopia Overnight: 6 Realities

There's always an apocalypse somewhere. Today's example: Venezuela.


23 Honest Names For Everyday Products

Dibs on Rubber Baby Bugger Bumpers as a band name.


5 Insane Ways We've Disrespected The Dead

In Japan, rather than let loved ones pile up in a funeral home's inbox, people can choose to dump their dead loved ones at a local corpse hotel.


6 Weird Realities Of The Underground Arcade Gaming Industry

It's like 'Rain Man' except the arcades want you to beat them.


6 Ways 'Deadpool' Was Exactly As Violent As It Needed To Be

If conflict is essential to good storytelling, then violence, devoid of context, is entertainment, I would argue.


6 Insane Prejudices People Have Based On How You Talk

It turns out that the world demands certain things of voices, things that not all of us have. And when we don't have them, the world steps on our little necks for it.


5 WTF Comicbook Origins Of Batman V Superman

Think of the following comics as the embarrassing parents to Batman V Superman's angry goth kid.