Cracked Archive - Weird World

Real Willy Wonka Tour Is Less Magic, More Corporate

Or, why a real tour through a candy museum isn't as sweet a deal as you'd think.


The California UFO Religion (That Looked Like An LSD Prom)

Meet the UFO worshippers whose style could be boiled down to 'sequins, reincarnation, and more sequins.'


5 Outlandish Criminals Who Sound Like The Stuff Of Legend

When a criminal gets a nickname, shit gets real.


5 Weird Collector's Markets You Didn't Know Existed

The thriving marketplace for barf bags is enough to make you want to barf.


The New '80s-Themed 'American Girl' Doll Is Secretly Horrifying

Not enough toys include subtle references to national tragedies


For Murky Legal Reasons, There's A Warehouse Full Of Clown Eggs

Who told clowns they needed to be weirder?


6 Catastrophic Punishments The Universe Unleashed On Arrogant People

Let's nod solemnly at these real-life Icaruses.


4 Dark AF Marketing Screw-Ups

Instead of going big, these companies should've stayed home.


New Zealand's Government Has An Official Wizard On Payroll

Lord Of The (Cash Register Noise)


Oh No, We Made Fudge Out Of 1 Pound Of Velveeta Cheese

Have you ever eaten fudge and found yourself thinking, 'This needs more cheese?'


Monkey Steals Guy's Phone, Immediately Takes A Bunch Of Selfies

This viral marketing for the new 'Planet of the Apes' franchise is going too far.


5 Amazing Things People Managed Right After Being Left For Dead

These people got up and kicked ass, just to spite the fates.


'Gripping Food With Force' Is the Social Media Trend We Deserve in 2020

If you've ever wanted to destroy a bowl of SpaghettiOs with your own bare hands, now is your time to shine.


Grandma's Fancy Silverware Was Made By A Poly Commie Sex Cult

Good thing she cleans it frequently.


Belgium's Crappy Construction Times Puts Every Other City's Crappy Construction Times To Shame

I'm constructing a joke here, but you won't see it for another 20 years.