Cracked Archive - Weird World

7 Bizarre Things Click Bait Ads Assume You'll Believe

Online ads clearly know something the rest of us don't about our impending doom.


6 Massive Catastrophes You Didn’t Know Happen All The Time

Zika and shootings and terrorism are frightening, sure. But there are even worse types of catastrophes happening every day that no one talks about.


The Most Awful Things You Know About History (Are WAY Worse)

You already thought these events were awful, but, oh man, things were so much worse.


The 9 Circles Of Vacation Hell

Come, friend, allow us to act as Virgil to your jet-lagged Dante.


15 Images You Won't Believe Aren't Photoshopped, Part 16

It's time once again for another installment of our most popular feature, in which we find the cream of the internet fakery crop and then explain how it's all totally real.


6 Apocalypse Scenarios That Science Says We're Overdue For

Planet Earth is due for the Roland Emmerich treatment


I'm A Phone Pollster This Election: 5 Realities

We talked to Greg, a research survey pollster in Akron, and Ron, an employee of a partisan and consumer polling firm, about what it's like to keep your finger on the pulse of the nation.


5 Meanings Of 'Never Forget' You Never Realized Existed

Warning: This is an inspirational article so there will be hand-crafted inspirational images. Turn back now if you are offended by inspirational images.


5 Hilariously Specific X-Rated Movie Plots You Never Noticed

Old, faithful cliches have been overtaken by internet age updates, which goes a long way to explaining the appearance of some pretty strange niches.


Cosplay Porn Is An Industry: We Talked To Its Titans

'Well, I was going to dress up as Ramona Flowers and masturbate anyway, why not take pictures and charge people for them?'


How To Remember Your Shower Ideas

There's just something about showers -- the way the heat and the pounding water and the feeling of soaping up our soapables prods our minds into a more creative state.


5 Amusement Park Rides Too Metal For The United States

Most amusement park rides are made of metal, but some rides are just, well, more metal than others.


Clever Ways To Easily Survive 7 Famous Fictional Universes

Sometimes, the best ways to survive in a movie universe can be shockingly, almost stupidly obvious.


6 Specific Breeds Of A-Holes Who Are Ruining Disney Parks

The 'Happiest Place On Earth' is often where you can find the worst society has to offer.


5 Foreign School Rules Way Better Than The American Version

There are several ready-made solutions to our many, many educational problems. All we have to do is swallow our pride and let other countries teach us how to become more better at schooling.