Cracked Archive - Weird World

5 Creepiest Ways People Were Tormented For Years

True ruinous harassment takes a special kind of person. It takes madness, it takes evil, and most of it all, it takes devotion.


How I Tried (And Failed) To Stop Snoring With A Didgeridoo

For me, snoring has become serious. So that's why I bought a didgeridoo.


The 5 Most Astonishingly Lucrative Petty Crimes Of All Time

The road to riches can actually be paved with petty misdemeanors.


5 Real Museums Scarier Than Any Haunted House

Sorry, Iowa Tractor Museum, but these terrifying museums really highlight the fact that you're the 'Gary from accounting' of educational institutions.


5 Surprising Ways The Modern World Makes Raising Kids Harder

I've come to discover that asking the Internet for advice on raising babies is the exact opposite of helpful.


You've Met One Today: 5 Creepy True Facts About Psychopaths

Sure, some of them are serial killers. The vast majority are not. And they're everywhere.


If 20 Urban Legends Were Found to Be True

Everyone likes a good urban legend. But what would our world look like if they were true?


5 Halloween Costume Rules Stupid People Always Forget

Relevant: I'm not a girl. And I'm not going to be as familiar with the unique challenges of concealing their (lovely) wretched bodies.


5 Insane Things Otherwise Respected Celebrities Believe

But, hey, these people are still cool, we guess.


7 Insane Realities Living In A Country That Doesn't Exist

We sat down with a recent long-term visitor to a de facto state sitting inside of Azerbaijan, to find out what life is like in a place that 'just kind of is.'


13 Incredible Magic Tricks (With Really Simple Secrets)

Don't call it destroying the magic of life. Call it the search for truth and justice.


4 Ways Time Travel Sucks For Women (You Never Realized)

When it comes to time-travel adventures and women, Hollywood has decided they're very much against it.


5 Real People More Terrifying Than Any Movie Villain

Superkiller. There's a real-life person with the moniker, Superkiller. And he very much lived up to his nickname.


5 Insane Realities Of My Life In A Fake Colonial Town

We spoke to one of these children who grew up in Colonial Williamsburg during the late '80s. Here's what we learned about life in 1699.