Cracked Archive - Weird World

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?'


24 Horrifying Details You Didn't Notice in Famous Photos

Some photos are so well known that by now we just sort of gloss over them. But how well do you really know these pictures?


4 Creepy Conspiracy Theories That Need to Be Horror Movies

I decided to dig up a very specific batch of my favorite nutcase theories that are clearly horror movies in the making.


17 Creepy Photos That Prove History Was Haunted

It's time for your annual reminder that the past is haunted by horrors that would like nothing better than to rip a hole in the space-time continuum and devour your soul.


5 Ways Society Is Sexist Against Men (and How We Can Fix It)

After a few panicked phone calls, Cracked decided to address this rampant anti-male sexism, and weigh in on whether these issues merit beating back the waves of feminism.