Cracked Archive - Weird World

6 Modern Countries With Shockingly Backwards Views

What could possibly be wrong with a nation that gives its citizens universal healthcare and paid parental leave?


5 Everyday Ways You Repulse And Disgust Yourself

The world is mostly filth.


5 YouTube Personalities Who Escaped From Scandal Unscathed

Let's revisit some recently scandalized social media celebs and see where they are now ...


5 Real People Who Lived Crazy Double Lives (And Succeeded)

Sometimes a larger-than-life personality requires two lives in order to achieve their goals.


4 Creepy Ways Everyday Life Is Turning Into Sci-Fi

While most of us are watching some cool new show in which future people live in pods and are haunted by cyber ghosts, a few unlucky SOBs are out there already living it.


6 Emotions You Had No Clue Actually Had Names

Let us help you label these hidden desires, anxieties, and itches, so you'll be prepared during any future therapy sessions or police interrogations.


8 Baffling Poop-Themed Toys Kids Are Lining Up To Buy

Today's kids are into toy turds in a big way.


Why We Can't Stop Hating The Poor

We kind of do hate poor people. And there's a reason for that.


5 Surprising Ways The World Is Secretly Looking Out For You

A few surprising professions are watching out for your well-being in the best ways possible.


5 Common Household Products (That Have Crazy Dark Secrets)

We don't mean to be alarmist, but everything and everybody is trying to kill you.


4 Hilarious Side Effects Of Living Next To Businesses

There are plenty of weird ways businesses can turn neighborhoods into psychedelic hellscapes.


6 Hilarious Loopholes Normal People Used To Beat The System

The world is full of rules.


Life As An American Punk Band in China

Punks in China have finally begun to rock ... even if though they have to tell blatant lies to the government to do it.


5 Ways We're Fighting Crime (And Making Everything Worse)

Most common crimefighting techniques in use today are objectively terrible.