Cracked Archive - Weird World

4 Scientific Reasons Doing the Wrong Thing Feels So Good

Being a dick is bad. That being said, some stuff that society has labeled 'evil' can have surprising upsides.


5 Great Ideas That America Should Steal from Other Countries

We're a young country, and we'd be smart to turn our eyes to the older and wiser members of the global community every now and then and take their advice.


5 Things I Didn't Know About Health Care (Until I Got Sick)

In 2011, I entered a period of ill health so terrible that I bankrupted a couple of insurance companies and caused an entire hospital to collapse in despair, killing hundreds.


5 Horrifying Ways an Ex Can Ruin Your Life With Nude Photos

Professor Annmarie Chiarini, Anisha Vora, and Dr. Holly Jacobs have a few things in common: They've all had explicit photos of themselves shared online, and they've all decided to do something about it.


New Shirt for Resident Evil Fans

Like some amoral, impossibly reckless pharmaceutical company with a t-Virus on its hands, we'd like to put you, the public, in charge of what actually spreads into the world.


The 6 Most Unexpectedly Awesome Party Hacks of All Time

Before you plan your next party, read on and make sure your good times are based on the most up-to-date party science.


6 Ways Life Is Different If You're Short and Male

Having been short for quite some time now, I've learned a few things I'd like to share with you,


5 People Who Abused Tiny Amounts of Power in Hilarious Ways

With a little creativity and a lot of insanity, anyone can abuse their position for fun and profit.


5 Heroic Attempts to Do Good (That Backfired Horribly)

The cold, harsh reality is that sometimes doing the right thing doesn't necessarily pay off.


4 People Who Really Are Making the World a Better Place

These people are waking up every day and thinking, 'Welp, time to improve my entire species and the world in which we live,' and aren't being sarcastic.


The 11 Most Disturbing Tourist Attractions Around the World

No other art form can quite match the surprise factor of a truly beautiful statue. Or a truly hideous one.


5 World-Changing Trends That Will Transform Pop Culture

Get ready for live, naked robots.


5 More Creepy Ways Animals Have Mastered Mind Control

Nature's psychic warriors will soon descend upon all of humanity.


5 WTF Old-Timey Sci-Fi Genres That Were Hugely Popular

These people were smoking the thinking of their time, a pungent zeitgeist packed deep in the bowel of their minds, throwing off the smoke of incredible stories and ideas.