John Early Is Figuring Out How to Be Sincere

As the star of the sharp new indie ‘Stress Positions,’ the irreverent comic works in a more serious vein. He tells Cracked why he’s getting comfortable with being earnest — even if he’s scared everyone will think he’s pretentious

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13 Movie And Television Trivia To Kickstart The Day

13 Movie And Television Trivia To Kickstart The Day

Because we could use the dating advice, we asked Cracked readers on Facebook, “What’s a dating red flag you wish you hadn’t ignored?” 

We've all been there. You meet someone new, and you're on the first few dates, and things are going great. But then, suddenly, you start to notice some red flags. Maybe they're always talking about themselves, or they're being overly critical of others. Maybe they're always late, or they cancel plans at the last minute. Whatever the case may be, dating red flags are common, and they can be a major turn-off. If you're seeing someone who is constantly raising red flags, it's important to trust your gut and move on. Life is too short to waste your time on someone who isn't worth it.

You need to kiss a lot of frogs before you find a prince, but sometimes the frogs have fly breath, and you should absolutely put them back in the swamp where you found them. Here are 14 times you persisted in the pursuit of love despite all the signs screaming at you to stop.

Ghostbusters: Afterlife

GHOSTBUSTERS: AFTERLIFE 48IRG91 A license plate features an anagram for Ivan Reitman's Ghostbusters 1984. CRACKED.COM



ENCANTO Everyone's clothes hide details alluding to their powers. Doloros has sound wave patterns on her collar, Luisa's sporting dumb bells, and Bruno's ruana features hourglasses. CRACKED.COM


Dexter: New Blood

DEXTER: NEW BLOOD The director paid homage to The Shining during episode 8 by mirroring the hedge maze scene where Danny outwits his dad by making a trail in the snow and then backtracking on his own footprints. Dexter does the same when he's running from Kane in the snow. CRACKED.COM


Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings

SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS The film features a Marvel thug, Razor Fist, who often works for the big villains and has been used for comic effect. The film gives him only one hand-blade. In the comic, he has both. If they all turn their focus on me... AAHHHH! CRACKED.COM



HAWKEYE In episode 5 during the mac-and-cheese scene, Yelena is wearing a black widow spider enamel pin. CRACKED.COM


Star Trek: Prodigy

STAR TREK: PRODIGY Every line spoken by the holodeck crew in episode six was taken from existing Star Trek movies and episodes. CRACKED.COM


Spider-Man: No Way Home

SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME DEVIL IN DISGU That protester's picture of Peter is most probably a reference to the Spider-Man: One More Day comic series in which Peter makes a deal with Mephisto to bring back Aunt May. YOU POINT DEEP to aLL you NEED to UNDERSCAND IS that YOUR sunt WILL LIVE. BONG! DID you 663R CASC? CABE'S the soune OF YOUR aunt DYING TIME IS 063RLY UP CRACKED.COM


Don't Look Up

DON'T LOOK UP The FEMA hotline number DiCaprio's astronomer character urges everyone to dial for more information on the approaching asteroid redirects real-life callers to a phone sex service. S FEMA BASH 1-800-532-4500 For Peace of Mind CRACKED.COM


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