There are some places off the beaten path that fully deserve to remain hidden in plain sight, for fear of stepping on a 70-year-old bomb or tripping over a mass grave.
Sometimes spite is just so delicious.
Who doesn't love stories about underdogs working the system, trying their hardest, and finally rising up to defeat the, uh, overdogs?
We understand why these places wouldn't want to draw attention to any of their less redeeming qualities that put them on the map.
'There must be an accident. Or maybe someone's betrayed me.'
There are lots of dedicated builders who have prepared some pretty fancy spots where you can ride out the end of the world in style.
We tend to think that every rich CEO who isn't Elon Musk or Bruce Wayne is a smirking sociopath who orders layoffs while floating nude in a pool filled with champagne.
It turned out Gilberto Valle liked to fantasize in great detail about killing and cooking people with other strangers online -- but he insists that fantasy is all it ever was.
One way to take your mind off of your road rage is to remember that things could be much, much worse.
Working at one of these places would certainly motivate you to start updating your LinkedIn STAT.
There are too many unbelievable stories to keep track of while still maintaining your life and healthy relationships. So here at Cracked, we've sacrificed both these things to do the research for you!