Cracked Archive - Weird World

4 Uncomfortable Taboos Every Couple Fights About Eventually

A real relationship full of shared bills and wasted hours flicking through Netflix only to watch regular TV instead because nothing's on. These arguments are pretty much inevitable.


5 Things I Learned Slaughtering Millions Of Chickens

We spoke to Sam, a supervisor at a large-scale chicken farm, about how they manage to kill and package millions of birds a week. Here's what we learned.


5 Weirdly Stressful Aspects of America's Sneaker Obsession

If you've ever wondered how shoes came to be such a huge obsession with the youth of this nation and, more importantly, why it stresses people out as much as it does, I have the answers.


4 Brutal Realities Of Treating Chronic Pain

Amanda is part cyborg... kind of. She has a spinal cord stimulator implant, and told us how this all works.


5 Hobbies You Loved As A Child (And Why They Suck)

Were adolescence and all its assorted activities really what our nostalgia-prone brains cut them out to be?


6 Pleasant Surprises About Political Myths You Had All Wrong

Even the most straightforward political truths you've always heard aren't nearly as simple as people would like you to believe.


6 Things No One Considers Before Starting A Monkey Business

The phrase 'monkey business' is normally meant metaphorically. But what if it wasn't?


5 Shocking Confessions Of The Worst Salesman In The World

Despite seeing a road that was entirely made out of obstacles, I pursued my new career as The Most Annoying Man In The World.


6 Real-Life Horror Movies Your History Teacher Skipped Over

Our modern world was made possible by a whole lot of superstition, cruelty, and teeth harvesting on the part of our forefathers.


9 Unbelievable Urban Legends (That Happen To Be True)

Maybe read these with the lights on.


The 5 Most Evil Ways Anyone Ever Got Rich

It turns out there have been plenty of psychopathic killers in history for whom a lifetime of mayhem and mutilation was just their way of paying the bills.


12 Eerily Convincing Gifs Of Paranormal Activity

In case you haven't noticed, our mission this month is to make sure you never sleep again.


11 Great Halloween Costumes For (People Who Hate Their) Kids

Apart from naming them, picking a Halloween costume is the most nerve-wracking decision you'll ever make for your kid.


5 Creepy Diseases You Won't Believe Are Medically Possible

Watching Seinfeld makes some people literally ill. What's the deal with that!


5 Destructive Sides Of Celebrity Culture No One Talks About

Society has decided that being famous is the most important thing in the world. And that's a big problem.