Cracked Archive - Weird World

5 Underreported Acts Of Total Madness By Modern Countries

You'd think that at this point in history, we'd be semi-competent at good old-fashioned diplomacy.


5 Ways Life Changes When You Suffer Depression As A Child

Can you imagine anything sadder than a clinically depressed eight-year-old?


6 Times Mankind Tackled Problems Like Insane Supervillains

Here are some of the bonkers ideas that misguided geniuses have come up with to save us all (even if they had to kill every last one of us to do it).


9 Terrifying Things Doctors Pulled Out Of Living People

You may have thought we'd run out of upsetting things that have been yanked out of people by doctors. You fool. You poor, soon-to-be-disgusted fool.


How Being A First Generation Immigrant Changes Your Life

If you hear me cheer extra loud every time I hear Drake give a shout out to East African girls, there's a reason for that.


5 Ways Trying To Be A 'Cool' Parent Always Ends In Disaster

There's a specific moment in life when you realize that your parents are lame.


I Write Letters As Santa Claus: This Is My Crazy Job

A bunch of different companies write messages from 'Santa,' which range from printed form letters to personalized handwritten messages. This article is about to get surprisingly dark.


5 Totally WTF Myths That Pop Up In Every Culture Worldwide

Somehow, there are incredibly specific -- and deeply weird -- myths that happen to turn up in places separated by both time and distance.


4 Common Things That Are Turning Us Into Horrible People

No one thinks they're the villain in their own life story.


Seasonal Reminder: The Santa Clause Movies Are Insane

The 'Santa Clause' franchise is a wacky Yuletide fever dream that inexplicably stars Tim Allen.


5 Priceless Historical Items That Turned Up In Random Places

You find lost things in unexpected places all the time. But sometimes those things are way more impressive than you bargained for.


7 WTF Trump Businesses You Never Knew About

If there's anything the Trump brand has been consistently known for, it's failure.


5 Words On Food Labels You Shouldn't Get Fooled By

We have a million fancy terms to describe our meals that barely resemble human speech.


5 Horrifying Ways America's Hunting Undocumented Immigrants

Being an undocumented immigrant is like playing the world's highest-stakes game of hide and seek.