Cracked Archive - Weird World

6 Psychology Lessons You Learn Scaring Kids for a Living

I've been working at a haunted Halloween trail for the past three years. To put it plainly, I know a thing or two about scaring your kids.


The 6 Most Terrifying Places on Earth to Be Stranded

It doesn't matter how logical and rational you think you are, chances are there's at least one place in the world where you would never dare venture.


The 20 Most Eerily Convincing Paranormal Videos on YouTube

Ready to crap your pants? Okay, go!


The 5 Things That Can Ruin Halloween for Any Adult

Some things can suck the joy out of Adult Halloween, leaving it as sad and flavorless as a plastic jack-o'-lantern pail full of stale candy corn.


The 6 Creepiest Unexplained Phone Calls

When even the Do Not Call Registry can't help you, things can get absolutely insane.


5 Real Killers More Terrifying Than Any Horror Movie

WARNING: These are not for the faint of heart, and #1 will be just about the most disgusting thing you've ever heard.


4 Ways to Fight Back Against Stupid Office Pranks

Office pranks are the worst.


5 Creepy Unsolved Disappearances That Nobody Can Explain

Thousands of people go missing every year. But as sad as that is, most of those cases have perfectly logical explanations. Some don't, but that's not even the creepiest part ...


4 Horrifying Realities of Working at a Haunted House

If you haven't been to a haunted house recently, you're missing out on something truly unexpected: At some point they actually became scary.


Why Whisky Is a Manly Drink (But Not How You Think)

Scotch is a lot like a second puberty


4 Mistakes We Make When Dealing with Constructive Criticism

People have made up some weird rules about constructive criticism, and these are those stupid rules.


5 Creepy Urban Legends That Happen to Be True (Part 8)

It's that time of year again, kids! What time is that, you ask? Why, it's pants-soilin' time!


The 24 Creepiest Discoveries People Just Stumbled Into

Stephen King characters would have better luck than this.


6 Compelling Reasons to Consider Switching to Satan

At the risk of getting the Cracked offices fire-bombed, I'd like to pose a question: 'What if Satan is the good guy?'