Cracked Archive - Weird World

5 Ways To Commit Crimes On Horseback

Crimes used to involve a lot more passion -- and ropin' and rustlin' and 'yippee-ki-yays.'


11 Insane Creatures You Won't Believe Aren't Photoshopped

Is it kind of weird that we want to lick this moth? it's weird isn't it?


7 Awful Things I Learned About Surgery By Helping Surgeons

WARNING: The following is gross and terrifying and is not for the faint of heart.


5 Surprising Ways Toys Made The World A Better Place

What is it about LEGOs that makes them such a popular request from kids involved with the Make-A-Wish Foundation?


6 Creepy Schemes Companies Use To Bury You In Debt

Your car, education, and house are only the tip of the debt iceberg. Beneath the sea is a whole other landmass of ways the world wants to keep you in the red.


6 Important Things That Are Done With Insanely Outdated Tech

Imagine a movie from the '80s, with all it's flashy, hilariously corny technology. Now imagine that is a real thing and still being used by our government.


4 Reasons the Spoiler Alert Is Going Away Forever

Regardless of how you feel about spoilers, there are a few things we need to take a step back and consider before someone gets hurt.


6 Times Family Entertainment Went Horrifically Wrong

Unsurprisingly, when you gather a bunch of animals in one place, the possibility only increases that things will go wrong in very NC-17 ways.


The Mile High Club Sucks: 5 Things Flight Attendants Know

Most of us get to see air travel only from the perspective of weary passengers. But what is life like for the people who call an airplane their office?


5 Real People That Sound Like Fictional Badasses

Apparently being a friggin' beast master is a viable career path.


4 Good Ideas That Got Ruined By Idiots

Somewhere along the line, people decided that any character in a story who is good at everything and doesn't have an obvious, crippling flaw is a Mary Sue, and furthermore that this is a bad thing.


6 Shockingly Brutal Realities Of An Organic Dairy Farm

We spoke with an actual live-in organic farm hand to learn what life is really like at the place where all of our childhood dogs went and lived happily ever after.


5 Things I've Learned As An Adult With No Driver's License

All of the 'practical' excuses I had invented were a veil for what was really happening: I was (am) terrified of driving.


I Got A Hand Transplant: 5 Horrifying Realities

Jane Halston became one of the first people in the world to receive a successful hand transplant. However, it wasn't all sunshine and thumb wars. Here's what the media didn't tell us.


15 Countries You Picture Wrong Vs. Reality: Side By Side

Despite what 'European Vacation' tells us, Big Ben is not a clocktower in London.