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The 6 Most WTF Protesters Ever Photographed
The 6 Most WTF Protesters Ever Photographed

Reason, logic, and empathy are all equally excellent tools of opposition, if employed correctly. But hey, if all that shit fails, you can always try complete and utter madness. Looks like it's working out great for these guys:

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7 Insane Festivals You Won't Believe Are Legal
7 Insane Festivals You Won't Believe Are Legal

Ah, the holidays: A time to give thanks, spend time with family, eat good food, light your neighbors on fire, rub engine oil in grandma's eyes, get drunk, fight a bull and dress up in a white tuxedo to ward off the furious ghosts of fish.

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16 Bucket List Items to Achieve Before (Or While) You Die
16 Bucket List Items to Achieve Before (Or While) You Die

Cracked readers are a natural audience for great bucket list ideas. We've tried to help you with that herein, avoiding the old standbys, and instead opting for more unique Cracked-esque experiences.

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9 Old-Timey Animal Photos You Won't Believe Are Real
9 Old-Timey Animal Photos You Won't Believe Are Real

In the old days, concepts like safety, animal rights and sanity weren't as well-defined as they are now. And while there's no question that we treat animals better today than we did a few decades ago, sometimes what's good for the animals is bad for the field of insanely badass photography.

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7 Bizarre Trends That Predict an Economic Collapse
7 Bizarre Trends That Predict an Economic Collapse

At any point during an economic downturn, there are always obvious signs of the recession. But during these times, there are less-noticed but totally bizarre indicators that things are bad.

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31 Inspirational Tumblr Photos, Adjusted for Honesty
31 Inspirational Tumblr Photos, Adjusted for Honesty

Herein you will discover the most inspirational and completely non-pretentious photos that Tumblr has to offer.

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The 5 Most Baffling Attempts to Smuggle Live Animals
The 5 Most Baffling Attempts to Smuggle Live Animals

More often than not, it seems smugglers just say 'Screw it,' stuff a hippo under their shirt so that it's kinda out of sight and enter the airport security line whistling. Because what could go wrong?

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4 Signs of Adulthood for Reluctant Grown Ups
4 Signs of Adulthood for Reluctant Grown Ups

At some point, I fell ass-backwards into something resembling adulthood, and I have no idea how or when it happened.

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6 Insane Early Drafts of Iconic Buildings
6 Insane Early Drafts of Iconic Buildings

Everything mankind has ever built started out as a rough draft at one point, but you always assume that the general idea was there. And you'd be totally wrong.

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5 Insane Doctors From History Who Put House to Shame
5 Insane Doctors From History Who Put House to Shame

Throughout history, there have been risk-taking, don't-give-a-sh*t doctors who were part Rambo, part MacGyver and part House (specifically, the crazy part of House).

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5 Things That Are Much Sadder Than They Ought To Be
5 Things That Are Much Sadder Than They Ought To Be

There are all sorts of tiny, less obvious things that -- for no good reason -- can fill us with a sadness so pervasive we're forced to look away. Or at least there are for me. Here are six of my big triggers to melancholy.

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The 5 Most Mind-Blowing Things That Can Be Found Underwater
The 5 Most Mind-Blowing Things That Can Be Found Underwater

Underwater seems like the one place on earth you'd actually be safe from spiders. But you couldn't be more wrong.

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9 Tips for Being a Douchebag at the Grocery Store
9 Tips for Being a Douchebag at the Grocery Store

Apparently it's possible to suck at grocery shopping.

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