Cracked Archive - Weird World

5 Hilariously Weird Ways People Used Religious Loopholes

As the saying goes: Every time God closes a door, he forgets to mention anything about jimmying open door locks.


6 Horrifying Ways Society Repaid Good Deeds

Sometimes the old adage is true: no good deed goes unpunished, and these people will likely have that particular phrase tattooed on their bodies.


6 Deadly Realities Of Being Muslim And Gay Around The World

In Islam, homosexuality is all about location, location, location.


5 Shocking Things Nobody Tells You About Getting Tattoos

Beside the obvious reasons you shouldn't get a heart with your mom's name in it tattooed right above your genitals, there are plenty you've probably never thought of.


5 Newsworthy D-Bags Who Got Smacked Down By Karma

Let's face it, we all have a long week ahead of us and could probably do with a little cathartic schadenfreude to kick it off.


8 Mind-Melting Real Places That Look Like Fantasy Worlds

Some places on Earth seem like the result of a long night and a little too much stardust.


19 Commonly-Held Beliefs, Debunked With Statistics

It turns out facts and stats don't go together as often as you'd think.


The 22 Most Awkward Moments From Your Dating Life

No wonder kids don't want to go on formal dates anymore.


13 Famous Places With Dark Secrets In Their Past

We aren't ones to judge, but every picture you take at these monuments makes you a monster.


I Was A Child Soldier: I Grew Up With Guns And Murder

Deadly boot camps and drug addiction before the age 16 -- life a child soldier is as horrifying as you imagined.


6 World-Famous Landmarks You Can Secretly Live Inside

For the right price, you could call these eccentric dwellings home.


There Are Still 60,000 Slaves In America (And I Was One)

Some 60,000 people are still enslaved in the United States, and we sat down to speak with one of them.


5 Easy Ways Airlines Could Make Flying Suck Way Less

Instead of beating and dragging passengers off of airplanes, take a page from airlines in the '70s when you want to bump people from flights.


8 Stories That Show Exactly How The Media Hates Millennials

If you believed media headlines, there's no logic to millennial behavior. They just want to watch the world burn. (Or maybe they don't.)


5 Everyday Annoyances (That Are About To Go Away Forever)

Once we solve all life's tiny problems, we're sure to get around to the big ones. Right?