Cracked Archive - Weird World

The 7 Most Ridiculous Cases of Misplaced Priorities

We've all had moments when our priorities weren't quite in line, like the time you punched a kid for mispronouncing


The 5 Craziest Buildings Ever Proposed With a Straight Face

Sometimes, the line between a brilliant idea and a psychotically suicidal one is so fine that it practically doesn't exist. Other times, the line is so wide it would take a transcontinental railroad and an entire week to cross it. Had they actually been built, these buildings could have probably gone either way.


The 5 Craziest Ways Public Schools Are Trying to Make Money

When our children's futures are at stake, is there anything we shouldn't do to save them? Well, maybe a few things, actually.


6 Things You Won't Believe Got Banned By Modern Governments

Most things that are illegal are illegal for a reason. Sometimes, though, some laws are wrong. Hilariously wrong, in fact.


6 Things Everyone Wants To Share And Nobody Wants To Read

While it's easy to look down at that narcissistic dude on Twitter, we've all, at one point or another, fallen victim to the notion that strangers give a rip about what we think.


5 Ways the '90s Made Us Strong

If you made it through these movements, you can make it through anything


4 Reasons Apartment Hunting Sucks

Apartment renters are the angriest and most jaded people on the planet. On one hand, I see where they're coming from: Every day, dozens of people call a renter and visit his/her apartment. The renter has to answer the same questions over and over again, they need to tour people around, and they need to feign excitement.


The 7 Most Impressively Lazy Employees of All-Time

Chances are that currently you are being a bad employee. Still, you'll never be worse than these guys.


4 Gritty Reboots of 80s Cartoons for Girls

I'm shocked that Hollywood refuses to acknowledge that women have histories as well, utterly ignoring any franchise aimed at girls. Like jealous, insecure boyfriends, the studios don't want to think about a woman's past; instead they are content to force-feed her romantic comedies and period pieces about oppressed women weep-running over moors. I t


The 6 Most Terrifying Historical Car Races

Here are the races throughout history that catered purely to those who were just plain sick of living.