Cracked Archive - Weird World

5 Crazy Recent News Stories That Didn't Get Enough Attention

The daily, large-scale drama of the world has largely overshadowed some utterly insane news that should have dominated headlines for weeks.


5 Crazy Scenarios You Didn't Know The Constitution Allows

Politicians cherry-pick amendments to quote, but they consistently leave out the wildest, juiciest, and downright crazy parts that could change the country as we know it in a heartbeat.


The Real Santa Claus' Corpse Is Scattered All Across Europe

Lots of different countries claim to be the resting place of Ol' Saint Nick.


Things You Secretly Suspect About The World, But Can't Prove

Buckle up, Buttercup. We’re about to explain literally everything.


5 More Dumb Questions With Surprisingly Interesting Answers

These random questions usually flee my mind before I can do anything about them. Every once in a while, though, I remember to actually look them up and share the answers with you.


6 Underreported Reasons Why The NRA Is Just The Worst

Regardless of your politics, you've got to give the NRA some credit for their skill at hiding horrifying stories that would kill any other organization.


5 Ridiculous Ways Rich People Are Wasting Their Money

Being rich doesn't come with an instruction book.


5 Real Deaths That'd Be Too Unrealistic For Hollywood Movies

Every now and then, someone exits this mortal coil so perfectly that we can only suspect that God is recycling plot twists from his rejected screenplays.


6 Household Items You Didn't Realize Were Totally Disgusting

We're gonna go ahead and guess that you don't care much for germs.


17 Real Job Interviews That Went Completely Off The Rails

Put on a nice suit, polish your resume, and kiss your expectations goodbye.


5 Stupid Things We Need To Stop Clicking On

We are living through the final gasps of the Information Age.


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?


21 Social Rules And Traditions That Are Totally Obsolete

The fifties called. They said we don't need to follow their dumb rules any more.


5 Everyday Ways You Repulse And Disgust Yourself

The world is mostly filth.