Cracked Archive - Weird World

6 Ways Prison Is More Horrifying Than Movies Make It Look

We sat down with 'Stonewall,' who spent 15 years incarcerated for burglary and armed robbery. Here's what he had to say


5 Dangers Of Coming Out To Your Family (You Never See On TV)

Once you come out, your life could be just rainbows. Or you might instead end up penniless and alone with your whole life screwed beyond repair. That's what happened to 'Ron.' Here's his story


18 Insane Coincidences That Will Make You Believe In Curses

Curses are just a bunch of baloney reserved for corny movies and campfire tales, right? Wellllll, maybe not.


6 Urban Legends We Need To Teach Kids (For Their Own Good)

I have a solution for all the problems ruining modern-day kids. We need to scare the everloving bejesus out of them.


4 Conspiracy Theories That Will Make You Give Up On Humanity

These are like popcorn that's buttered in delicious madness.


5 B.S. Rumors That Created The Modern World

Just look at this ridiculous bullshit that altered the course of history.


9 Terrifying Old Movies That Put Modern Horror To Shame

Early cinema could get bizarrely hardcore and hardcorely bizarre, even by today's standards.


5 Nightmares You Don't Know Until You're Diabetic

We talked to someone with one variety of diabetes to learn about the parts of the experience you never hear about.


6 Important Problems That Famous Movies Forgot To Solve

Plenty of famous movies have unresolved plot points that will inevitably come back to bite the protagonist in the ass, either because the writers forgot about them or because they thought no one would notice.


5 Awesome Foreign Easter Traditions (That We Need)

Why don't we man the hell up, throw our stupid egg-hiding Easter Bunnies to the wind, and adopt some real Easter traditions?


5 Utterly Dumb Ways Stories Were Spoiled By Creators

It should probably go without saying that this article is super spoiler-y


Just So Much Sex: 6 Realities Of Working In A Nursing Home

To find out what we have to look forward to, we spoke to Luc Belanger, who spent a decade of his youth living at his mother's family-run nursing home. Here's what we learned.


4 Famous Artists Who Stole Big Ideas From Newcomers

Sometimes influences work the other way. Sometimes, artists who are already established masters are clearly influenced by young upstarts.


The 6 Deadliest Foods Ever

I sort of developed a fascination with the idea of being murdered by my dinner.


5 Awkward Things Nobody Tells You Everyday Technology Does

The Internet has long been a safe haven for people who can't deal with other humans. But it can't always work like that ...