Cracked Archive - Weird World

4 Valuable Lessons You Only Learn from Having a Crappy Job

Most people have probably had a shitty, disposable job at one point. Maybe you're in one now, reading this on your phone in a futile attempt to escape reality (IT GETS BETTER).


The 7 Worst Gifts People Seem to Give Every Christmas

I have no idea what your family likes, but I know what they hate, because no one likes this shit.


5 Surprising Things You Learn as a Real Life Private Eye

Before you put a down payment on that Colt .45 and head to the spy store for a sack full of hidden cameras, you'd better read this.


5 Authority Figures No One Realized Were Con Artists

Some people sit around and daydream about becoming a surgeon or a member of the special forces. Others go out and do something about it.


18 Sci-Fi Locations That Exist in the Real World

Our readers have provided some of the coolest looking places on the planet that you could mistake for an alien world.


5 Ridiculous Ways People Got Out of Traffic Tickets

Whatever work you put in to fighting a ticket pales in comparison to the crazy lengths some people have gone to not have to pay for a traffic violation.


5 Post-Apocalyptic Wastelands Hiding in Busy Cities

You don't necessarily have to earn a fancy degree and apply for expedition funding in order to get your apocalyptic-bone on.


5 Myths About Prostitutes I Believed (Until I Was One)

I'm Ms. White, and I'll tell you everything you need to know about legal whoredom.


5 Ways Having a Baby Messes With Your Brain

I shouldn't be writing this.


5 Terrifying Festivals You Won't Believe Are Legal

If you want a real party, a party so awesome, it stops being awesome and starts being more like a violent, bloody war on the concept of fun, well, friend, look no further.


The 5 Most Hilariously Insane Secret Plots from History

You've heard the phrase 'desperate times call for desperate measures.' These measures must've been drug-induced.


5 Badass Con Men Who Fooled the Experts There to Catch Them

Suddenly we wonder if we're all just waiting to be suckers.


The 3 Types of Regret That Can Destroy You

I thought maybe it would be a fun thing to pick apart the regrets that mold us into who we are and that can, if we let them, tear us apart.