Cracked Archive - Weird World

5 Unexpected Activities That Encounter Startling Racism

Acts of racism can be found in small, niche settings you'd never consider.


7 Everyday Heroes Who Mercilessly Trolled Racist Morons

Human society comes with a great number of diverse opinions, but there are at least some basic ideas we should all be able to agree on: Racism is bad, hate speech is unacceptable, and people who leave shopping carts in the middle of the parking lot are literally the devil.


5 Ways Applying For A Job Is Hopelessly Stacked Against You

Searching for a job is so much worse than you know.


18 Traditions That Make No Sense (That We Do Anyway)

Turns out ‘because we always have’ isn’t a good reason to do things.


The 5 Dumbest 'I Sacrifice Myself!' Deaths In Movie History

Sometimes a writer will know they want a beloved character to sacrifice themselves at the end of the second act, but they'll leave the details for later.


5 People Who Were The Repeat Victims Of WTF Coincidences

At some point, everybody has felt like they simply couldn't catch a break. But it's going to end eventually, right? Not always. Just look at these stories.


5 Neighbor Horror Stories (That Are Way Worse Than Yours)

Living in a society is great ... except for all the people who come along with it.


The Surprisingly Violent, Rage-Filled World Of Bingo

Bingo: A super boring game that only old people play because their hips are too fragile for flag football. Agree? You shouldn't.


How The Fashion World Glamorizes Rape, Abuse, And Murder

Contemporary fashion advertising is all about beautiful lifeless women, usually lying in puddles of artfully applied grime and contorted into broken, corpse-like sprawls.


5 Things The US Still Doesn't Understand About Latin America

When it comes to Latin America, the U.S. behaves like a drunken bully.


Things That Are Supposed To Make You Feel Better, But Don't

Nothing is less reassuring than constantly being reassured.


5 Embarrassing Habits Everyone Develops When Living Alone

If you ever find yourself having to live alone for long stretches of time, you too will find yourself doing some truly weird stuff.


6 Flat-Out Crazy Conspiracy Theories (That Really Happened)

We can say with some certainty that the federal government is not, in fact, a front for the lizard people.


5 Things That Will Turn Your Bodily Fluids Straight-Up Alien

It's a statistical fact that going to see a doctor is worse than a biting a sandwich and finding a really long hair enrobed in warm mayonnaise dangling from your lips afterward ... No one likes the doctor.


4 Famous Mascots (Who Have Needlessly Creepy Origin Stories)

Why would so many corporations give their seemingly mundane mascots backstories so dark they might have wandered out of a David Lynch film?