Cracked Archive - Weird World

Honestly, Nik Wallenda Can Stop The Tightrope Stuff Anytime Now

It's time for the greatest tightrope walker of all time to start thinking about retirement.


Real-World Supervillains (You'll Swear We're Making Up)

Sometimes a delightful oddball pop out of our seedy underbelly.


Social Media Health & Fitness Trends (That Are The Worst)

Our advice? Don't get health advice from social media.


7 'Whaaat' Crimes You Won't Believe Are True

Crime does pay when you're writing a comedy article about it.


Weird As Hell Realities Of Living In These Major Cities

Some cities have bizarre problems that are uniquely their own.


Beehives Are Now Black Market Gold In California

The cops should simply follow the trails of honey to the villain’s hideouts. Case closed.


Stupid Ways Comic Book Covers Can't Be Trusted

This article is about the lies comic book covers have been telling dork for close to a century.


The Drunk Nazi Surgeon Who Made Country Music Super Popular

John Romulus Brinkley was the GOAT of quacks.


The Priest Who Was Convicted Of A Satanic Ritual Murder

This might actually be a valid case of 'satanic panic.'


Twitter Saved Us From A Deluge Of 'Baby Nut' Propaganda

One death wasn't enough for Mr. Peanut.


5 Cruel Ways Being Poor Is Expensive

The world is really stacked against those of us with the least money.


6 Silly Cults That Hid Deep, Dark Secrets

Turns out there's no such thing as a 'fun' cult leader.


5 Ways The World Undermines Teen Girls' Confidence

Society really has it out for teen girls.