Cracked Archive - Weird World

4 Things You Learn Moving From A Small Town To A Big City

You know what to expect: glitzy nightlife, exotic dining options, everyone spends all day, every day honking their horns in traffic.


5 Gross Tales From History You Never Learned In School

The past was gross.


4 WTF Lessons The World Teaches Us About Sexualizing Teens

I'm not surprising anyone by saying that the world sexualizes teenage girls. What fascinates me (and equally creeps me out) are the unspoken messages behind it.


The Dark Side Of Crowdfunding (Nobody Talks About)

Launching a crowdfunding campaign is exactly like launching a new business.


Hilarious Things You've Seen IRL

Turns out your lives are absolutely hilarious.


True Story: I Was A Hippie In San Francisco In The Sixties

Movies have given us a very specific image of the hippie. But as is so often the case, reality is nothing like the Hollywood version.


14 Mesmerizing Machines That Run The World Behind The Scenes

Giant devices are literally all around us, making our lives easier.


5 Weird Ways The Rich Are Preparing For The Apocalypse

Say, are you worried about the end of the world? Sure you are! You can prepare for it with your canned hams and fallout shelters ... or you can do what the truly paranoid and rich are doing.


5 Beyond-Insane Video Games From Otherwise Normal Companies

Some of the gaming industry's biggest wigs have some seriously weird side projects buried in their closets.


5 Hard Truths About Dating While Broke

Underemployed? Living with your folks? Then your love life is totally and utterly screwed ...


5 Things Nobody Tells You About Trying To Get Pregnant

I grew up with a lot of misconceptions about where children come from.


6 Things You Learn After Shooting A Cop (In Self-Defense)

Let's see if we can spot the problem here ...


5 Myths About Food You Believe Thanks To Jerk Companies

According to the very latest scientific data, you require food in order to live.


5 Insane Answers For Questions You Didn't Know You Had

Have you ever had a question enter your brain that consumed you until you figured out the answer?


5 Harsh Realities Of Homeless Camps Nobody Talks About

If you live in a major American city, you've probably seen your fair share of homeless camps.