Cracked Archive - Weird World

7 Things 'Good Parents' Do That Screw Up Kids For Life
7 Things 'Good Parents' Do That Screw Up Kids For Life

If the latest research is to be believed, even the good stuff we thought we were doing for our kids is ruining them.

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6 Insane Laws We'll Need in the Future
6 Insane Laws We'll Need in the Future

Advances in genetic engineering and AI are going to change what it means to be human, and that means lots and lots of work for the future's lawyers.

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When Cartoon Cliches Go Horribly Wrong
When Cartoon Cliches Go Horribly Wrong

This sort of thing apparently happens all the time.

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6 People Who Faked Their Own Death (For Ridiculous Reasons)
6 People Who Faked Their Own Death (For Ridiculous Reasons)

We can admit that sometimes it might make sense to fake your death. You know, like if you're on the run from the mob, or something. Or you could go a totally different route and fake your death for a really asinine reason. Kind of like these people...

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The 6 Best Towns To Live in (If You Have a Death Wish)
The 6 Best Towns To Live in (If You Have a Death Wish)

And you thought Milwaukee sucked. It does, but these are worse.

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6 Real People Who Turned Their Homes Into Death Traps
6 Real People Who Turned Their Homes Into Death Traps

If you need additional, outside precautionary measures to keep your family safe because the original "protection" you came up with involves shotguns hidden in cereal boxes and electrocuting microwaves, you've officially crossed a line.

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7 Horrific Boogeymen Used to Scare Kids Around The World
7 Horrific Boogeymen Used to Scare Kids Around The World

Parents have been inventing stories about monsters to scare their children into obedience for centuries. Some cultures, however, took this idea a bit too far and invented creatures that a grown man would struggle not to shit his pants at the thought of.

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6 Popular Monster Myths (That Prove Humanity Is Doomed)
6 Popular Monster Myths (That Prove Humanity Is Doomed)

Pretty much all of the cultures on Earth have believed in monsters for most of their history. But why? Well, it has to do with the wiring of the human brain, the evolution of cultures and, most importantly, the fact that people are jerks.

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Great Art Or Homophobia?
Great Art Or Homophobia?

We feel his pain.

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The 6 Creepiest Places on Earth
The 6 Creepiest Places on Earth

WARNING: NSFS (Not Safe For Soul)

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6 Creepy Urban Legends That Happen to be True (Part 3!)
6 Creepy Urban Legends That Happen to be True (Part 3!)

Also, Urban Legend 3 the movie unfortunately really exists.

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5 People Who Failed Their Way to Fame And Fortune
5 People Who Failed Their Way to Fame And Fortune

These are the people who failed, and failed so hard, that their failures became a source of entertainment for millions... and they cashed in accordingly.

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