Cracked Archive - Weird World

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27 Weird Facts About Super-Popular Mascots

Horatio Magellan Crunch is just the tip of the iceberg.

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6 Things We Only Believe Today Because Of Propaganda

Some of the most seemingly innocent facts we never even think to question were in fact originally churned out by the propaganda machine.

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5 Heartbreaking Side Effects Of The Opioid Crisis In America

People have been getting loaded ever since Julius Wine ate all those bad grapes, and we're mostly OK with it. But prescription opioid painkillers, our latest drug epidemic, is a different beast entirely.

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4 Surprising Ways Huge Disasters Ruined People's Lives

Disasters ruin people's lives. It's pretty much the only thing they do.

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18 Stupid Scams You Can't Believe You Fell For

Schadenfreude or life lessons: Take your pick.

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5 'Eco-Friendly' Products That Failed In Hilarious Ways

Sometimes a product fails because everybody in charge of the launch was criminally inept, fist-eatingly crazy, chemically stupid, or all of the above.

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5 Important Things That We All Somehow Slack Off On

Effort takes effort, and who the heck needs that?

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The Completely Selfish Reason You Should Help People

Every positive action feels like trying to stop a forest fire with a water balloon.

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6 Signs That Disney Is Trying To Take Over The World

Soon Disney will rule all media with a white-gloved iron fist.

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28 Baldfaced Lies Your Parents Expected You To Believe

Dear Mom, your pants are super on fire.

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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.

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American Flops That Are Insanely Popular In Other Countries

This should be known as The Hasselhoff Effect.

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Pop Culture Things Everybody Remembers Wrong

The good news is, you can now correct other people about this stuff.

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5 Ways Life Changes When You Suffer Depression As A Child

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

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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).

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