Cracked Archive - Weird World

The Dystopian Realities Of The Modern Pilgrimage To Mecca

Over two million Muslims make the journey to Mecca each year That's a lot of people doing something we know nothing about.


5 Topics That Used To Be Small Talk (And Start Fights Now)

All the topics we used to count on to maintain the slightest veneer of civility now inevitably lead us to the danger zone.


5 Bizarre Groups That Run Entire Foreign Countries

The only thing stopping America from being run by a single corporate overlord is the several other corporate overlords vying for the position.


Why Visiting Friends With Pets Is A Nightmare

I've drawn a line in the sand when it comes to my friends' pets, and I feel like their feelings are mutual.


So You Want To Go Back In Time And Fix History

So you can help? You can send me back to stop this?


6 Kids Books With Not-Even-Hidden F**ked Up Messages

Seriously, tell us we're not overthinking these.


5 Things You Learn About People As A Private Investigator

Private investigator is right up there with astronaut or professional cyborg as the job we all wanted to do as kids.


5 Drinking Breakthroughs That Mean You've Finally Grown Up

You guys wanna go get hammered and gingerly take steps into adulthood tonight?


6 Easter Eggs You Didn't Know Are Hidden In Famous Landmarks

While you're busy trying to snap the perfect selfie, you're missing out on the cool little secrets lurking everywhere.


This Is What Safe Spaces & Trigger Warnings Actually Are

Mr. President, you're wrong.


5 High IQ Idiots Who Destroyed Irreplaceable Things

Everybody makes mistakes. Just, you know, some are little and some are crimes against humanity.


7 Honest Attempts To Educate Kids (That Went Horribly Wrong)

If you get too creative in passing along your amazing lessons, you might end up looking like one of these idiots.


5 Famous Unsolved Mysteries (Solved With Basic Science)

Time to destroy some wondrous mysteries of life!


4 Common Thanksgiving Complaints (That Don't Have To Be)

Push past the nasty giblets that the day has to offer, and find the savory turkey meat to sink your teeth into.