Cracked Archive - Weird World

6 Progressive Parenting Fads You Won't Believe Are Legal

Contained within are six ways well-meaning people can nearly kill their children, without even the benefit of a little bump of meth.


If Nature Decided To Screw With Us

The platypus seems to indicate that it's already happening. We asked you to show us what it will look like when they really start nailing their punchlines.


Creative Ways to Teach Children Harsh Life Lessons

We've been using the same careful allegories about birds, bees and other sex crazed beasts of the sky for years. We asked you to come up with some more creative ways to break the bad news about life.


6 Silly Sounding Jobs That Are Way Harder Than You Think

Keep in mind before you apply, though: Some of these frivolous-sounding jobs are harder, more dangerous and deadlier than anything you've ever done in your life.


5 Amazing Abandoned Wastelands ... Within Walking Distance

Some of the craziest abandoned places in the world are here in the cities we live in, in some cases literally right beneath your feet at this very moment.


9 Types of Job that Will Destroy Your Soul

Most jobs are boring. But there are a special few that are so boring they'll plunge your mind into the depths of insanity.


25 Easter Eggs (We Wish Were) Hidden in Movies

We'd imagine the only thing more fun than finding a clever Easter Egg in a movie is hiding it there in the first place.


6 Real Afflictions That Have Somehow Become Trendy

There was a time in history where most people didn't want to have diseases. It was considered cool to be healthy, and


6 Insane Holidays You'll Wish You Celebrated

In America, a holiday amounts to little more than a day off from work and a few quiet beers. It turns out that we're really dropping the ball when it comes to finding excuses to party like there's no tomorrow.


Answering The 6 Craziest Pet Questions Ever Googled

After all our animals do for us, it's particularly hard to watch them get sick or depressed. Millions of people turn to the Internet with frantic searches asking for help with their animals, but sadly, the Internet is full of misinformation designed to sell pet medication and doggie spa packages to panicked owners.


If You Really Didn't Care What Your Co-Workers Thought

We asked you to show us what the workplace might look like if you just stopped caring about what anyone thought.