Cracked Archive - Weird World

The 5 Stupidest Things Ever Done With Borders

Where you find a border, you usually find somebody pissed off about it.


The 11 Most Unintentionally Hilarious Religious Paintings

Regardless of how you feel about religion, you can't deny that it has given us some of the greatest art of all time. But it's also really easy to get this art wrong. Terribly, hilariously wrong.


The 3 Dark Secrets It Turns Out Everyone's Hiding

This is the stuff you never tell anyone. But you think it. I know you do.


7 Mind-Blowing Ways Jobs Are Being Outsourced to Animals

Millions of workers know what it's like to have their job outsourced to another country. What would be worse than that? Hearing that your job is now being done by an animal.


The 6 Most Terrifying Public Restrooms in the World

Apparently there are still a few people out there thinking outside the box. And outside the box is where horror lives.


6 Brilliant Ways Hostages Outwitted Their Captors

Let's face it: As much as we like to pretend that we're all Bruce Willis, if faced with a real-life kidnapper, most of us would react by soiling ourselves. Well, except for these people.


5 Petty Feuds That Shaped the Modern World

Just because they're titans of business and leaders of nations, that doesn't mean grown men are above letting some name-calling influence their decisions.


4 Ridiculous Things No One Tells You About Being an Adult

If you've ever felt like your parents were stuck in the past, this is why.


7 Useless Money-Saving Tips People Were Paid to Write

Most of these tips are not useful at all, which would be annoying enough coming from a well-meaning friend, but the thought that these obvious, impractical and just plain stupid tips are coming from a human being who was paid to come up with them is enough to spike your blood pressure.


The 7 Most Extreme Lies Ever Told to Get Out of Something

There are a number of perfectly reasonable excuses to avoid doing something you don't want to, but sometimes reason just won't cut it. That's when crazy steps in.


The 4 Stupidest Things People Love Getting Offended About

Being offended is a bit of a national pastime. But some people seem to want to put a lot of effort into getting thoroughly pissed over the smallest, most insignificant things that really have no effect on them at all.