Cracked Archive - Weird World

6 Bizarre Things Ghost Stories Tell Us About The Afterlife

The rules for ghosts are all over the place, and even the things that are constant are confusing.


I Live In Centralia, PA: It's America's Creepiest Ghost Town

The 1962 trash fire beneath Centralia, Pennsylvania is still burning to this day. We spoke with a few former residents and they told us ...


31 Impossible Scenarios That Terrify You Anyway, Part 2

Not all of us are terrified by the thought of bugs crawling in our mouths while we sleep.


The 5 Craziest Things You Learn Working With Kids

Here are a few things people don't really warn you about jobs in childcare or education.


5 Sucky Things That Suck On Purpose

People make dumb things, and the rest of us have to deal with it. But should we when someone is intentionally making said thing dumb?


6 Utterly Terrifying Unsolved Mysteries No One Can Explain

The world is full of bizarre, gruesome crimes so baffling and creepy that the only one-liner the investigators would muster up is


26 Completely Self-Defeating Ways You React To Problems

Acting rationally in the face of a problem is almost certainly a superhero ability.


5 Sad Realities Of Working In The Dying Radio Business

After high school, I wanted to pursue a career in a stable and thriving industry. So naturally, I chose radio.


5 Photos Of Nature (That Are Scarier Than Any Horror Movie)

In case you needed a reminder, Mother Nature is still the undisputed queen of horror.


6 Ways Being A Kid In The Past Was A Complete Nightmare

With parenting styles like these, it's amazing we were able to progress as a species.


6 Horrifying Parasites (That Could Be Inside You Right Now)

Warning: Gross pics contained within.


19 Product Slogans That Make No Sense At All

Some brands could do for an update on their slogans.


5 Things You Secretly Suspected (Confirmed By Science)

For everyone hoping their jerk boss gets what they deserve, don't worry, science says that they absolutely will.


4 Specific Things You Lose When You Leave Christianity

When the belief in angels and dragons become problematic, a domino chain of disbelief begins.


12 Actual Conspiracies That Conspiracy Theorists Ignore

Maybe we should invest in some tinfoil hats.