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8 Things Some A$$#ole Says in Every Debate About Sexism | Cracked.com
"I'M ON FIRE!" "Actually, before we start, I think you should say you're violently oxidizing. Not all oxidization is bad."
amusing  sexism  bigotry  gender  cracked  image  Internet  people-suck 
february 2015 by FearMeForIAmPink
5 Weapon Myths You Probably Believe (Thanks to Movies) | Cracked.com
Turns out real war looks nothing like the movies, and for the most part, it's just a bunch of quiet people concentrating really hard until it's time to push a button.
interesting  amusing  cracked  science  war  military  technology 
october 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
The 4 Craziest Scientific Theories Posed by U.S. Politicians | Cracked.com
American politics is a nightmare version of American Idol: It's full of desperately unqualified people who won popularity contests, and they can ruin your life, even if you don't watch them. Especially then, in fact. Especially squared when they're on science-related committees.
corruption  posttofacebook  wind-power  renewable-energy  rape  climate-change  stupidity  fail  USA  politics  wtf  amusing  cracked 
october 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
6 Artists You Didn't Know You Were a Fan Of | Cracked.com
These guys were just farting around on the side when they accidentally created something that would impact the world for decades and decades to come. They impacted the art scene forever, and changed things in our world, infecting pop culture in astounding ways. And you have no idea who any of them are.
posttofacebook  history  art  interesting  cracked 
august 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
5 Great Movie Scenes Made Possible by Reckless Endangerment | Cracked.com
Next time you watch Inglourious Basterds; the giant swastika that crashes to the floor in the floor in the fire at the end? That was held up on thick steel cables that were meant to keep it up, but which instead melted in the heat of the barely under control blaze that happened when they filmed that scene.
posttofacebook  post  injury  death  dangerous  interesting  movies  film  cracked 
july 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
6 Things Rich People Need to Stop Saying | Cracked.com
'All of a sudden, it's like you can't make huge amounts of money without people getting all pissed off about it.'
amusing  cracked  Occupy-Wall-Street  culture  financial-crisis  fairness  economy  politics  money  interesting 
march 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
6 Real Planets That Put Science Fiction to Shame | Cracked.com
'our imagination has no chance of competing with the jaw-dropping, pants-peeing craziness outer space is capable of cooking up.'
weird  SCIENCE!!!  science  astronomy  space  cracked  awesome  interesting 
february 2012 by FearMeForIAmPink
5 Logical Fallacies That Make You Wrong More Than You Think | Cracked.com
'These days, everyone is a pundit. But with all those different perspectives on important issues flying around, you'd think we'd be getting smarter and more informed. Unfortunately, the very wiring of our brains ensures that all these lively debates only make us dumber and more narrow-minded.'
interesting  braaaaaains  psychology  people-suck  cracked 
december 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
5 Common Medical Procedures (That Secretly Aren't Worth It) | Cracked.com
'Well, we hate to break it to you, but many of the common procedures in use today are about as useful, if not more dangerous, than that bucket of leeches from ages past.'
medicine  cracked  health  amusing  interesting  money 
october 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
5 Hollywood Secrets That Explain Why So Many Movies Suck | Cracked.com
You can write it all off as greed and the terrible taste of the movie-going public, but there are other factors that make Hollywood the soulless blockbuster machine that it is. Some of which you'd never suspect ...
hollywood  cracked  movies  film  writing  interesting 
october 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
6 Weird Things That Influence Bad Behavior More Than Laws | Cracked.com
'…our brains can be tricked by just about anything: manipulated images, our birth order and shiny things. But we can also be tricked into being generous, good people by our surroundings. Of course, it goes the other way, too. '
psychology  cracked  braaaaaains  crime  law  interesting  amusing 
october 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
The 6 Most WTF Special Edition Comics Ever Released | Cracked.com
'Looking at the baffling products that are spawned from successful franchises it's not surprising that people will also dish out good money for any comic book-like product that features their favorite characters, and we mean absolutely any comic book. '

Number 1, the dictionary, is definitely the best. As well as the originator of the 40 cakes meme.
cracked  amusing  money  wtf 
october 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
5 Common Crime Fighting Tactics (Statistics Say Don't Work) | Cracked.com
'Sure, we've come a long way since the days of hanging warty women for consorting with the devil, but that doesn't mean our justice system has made it all the way out of the dark ages. Lots of what you see police doing on Law & Order is based on techniques that are proven to not work so well. But change is hard, so the system stays the same…'
crime  police  law  culture  cracked  interesting 
october 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
5 Ways You Know It's Time to Get Married | Cracked.com
Interesting, fairly wise discussion on what makes a relationship be one you actually want to stick with long term, with a surprise at the end.
relationships  advice  cute  amusing  cracked 
september 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
How Doctor Who Became My Religion | Cracked.com
'Watching Doctor Who Is Like Having A Relationship With God. And I don't mean the Doctor is a metaphor for gods we know, the way the lion is Jesus in The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe. I mean the Doctor is a god.'
amusing  cracked  interesting  geeky  Doctor-Who  tv  culture  religion 
september 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
The 5 Most Depraved Sex Scenes Implied by 'Harry Potter' | Cracked.com
Pretty much what it says on the tin. Trigger warning for discussion of implied rape.
wtf  cracked  sex  trigger-warning  fiction  ewww  semi-nsfw 
september 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
6 Reasons Professional Poker Is Way Harder Than It Looks | Cracked.com
'…the way the profession is portrayed in all the poker shows on TV is a steaming crock pot of bullshit. Even the James Bond movies steered me wrong. Where are the tuxedos?'
cracked  interesting  maths  money 
august 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
6 People Who Single Handedly Screwed Entire Economies | Cracked.com
"...throughout history there have been times when everything came together just right for one single person to ruin everyone's shit."
amusing  interesting  economy  cracked  money  people-suck 
august 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
8 Scenes That Prove Hollywood Doesn't Get Technology | Cracked.com
"…it's so baffling when Hollywood fucks up every scene involving computers or video games. They not only get everything wrong, but give us the most insulting bullshit imaginable on details it would have taken two minutes to Google. So we wind up with scenes like this…"
cracked  amusing  geeky  interesting  technology 
august 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
6 Shockingly Affordable Sci-Fi Inventions | Cracked.com
"…most of the really cool gear must cost a fortune and a half... right?
Actually, no. A lot of this stuff that not too long ago was only available in your daydreams is actually well within an average person's budget. And if it's outside of yours, who would ever deny you a loan once they hear you're going to use it for…"
Awesome  SCIENCE!!!  amusing  dude!  cracked 
august 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink
6 Real People With Secret Identities Nobody Saw Coming | Cracked.com
"Every character with a secret identity seems to be surrounded by nothing but oblivious morons. Yet real life has given us examples of people who carried on this kind of brazen charade for years."
It feels slightly like I'm getting sponsored by Cracked now, but fuck it, they have interesting articles.
cracked  interesting  politics  crime  history  Awesome  dude!  dude...  geeky 
july 2011 by FearMeForIAmPink

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