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Friday, August 22, 2014


6 Geniuses Who Saw Their Inventions Turn Evil

1 hour 44 minutes ago - Cracked
By Daniel Nest,Blair Dodge Published: August 22nd, 2014  We have some good news and some bad news. The good news is that it's entirely possible for one person to completely change the world with the power of their mind. The bad news is that it almost certainly won't be in the way they envisioned. History i

6 Video Games Invented Inside Other Video Games

1 hour 44 minutes ago - Cracked
By Mark Hill Published: August 22nd, 2014  "Emergent gameplay" is a pretentious way of describing what happens when a game is played in a new or unexpected way. Have you ever gotten so mad at someone in Mario Kart that you dedicated yourself to following them around and beating them senseless

4 Signs Ashton Kutcher's New Website Is Run By Crazy People

1 hour 44 minutes ago - Cracked
By David Christopher Bell Published: August 22nd, 2014  Here's an improbable piece of news: Ashton Kutcher's website, A+, was caught stealing content from BuzzFeed, a website so pockmarked with plagiarism craters that it looks like some sort of douchebag moon. The Kutcher-owned vanity blog has also been l

The REAL Reason MTV No Longer Plays Music Videos

1 hour 44 minutes ago - Cracked
By Brian Firenzi Published: August 22nd, 2014  Watch More From Brian and Maria Here!

If Pop Culture Treated Men the Way It Treats Women

1 hour 44 minutes ago - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: August 22nd, 2014  Despite what you may read in certain Reddit forums, there is an unfortunate difference in how pop culture portrays men and women. That's why we asked you to flip the tables. Our readers to common tropes about women in pop culture and apply them to me

Comic for August 22, 2014

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5 Outdated Practices That Are More Modern Than You Think

Yesterday - Cracked
By Xavier Jackson,Evan V. Symon,Aaron Granger Published: August 21st, 2014  When it comes to history, it can be difficult to get a real sense of scale, like when you learn that the last surviving Civil War widow died in 2008. History is like that -- things we assume were left in the distant past have a way of lingering on, d

5 Amazing Scenes from Otherwise Horrible Movies

Yesterday - Cracked
By Cezary Jan Strusiewicz Published: August 21st, 2014  If the Internet had its own Olympic Games, "hating on movies" would feature in 10 separate events, including "cross-country" and "synchronized." And on one hand, yeah, you do somewhat understand it; there are plenty of bad movies out there that shoul

4 Uncool Fashion Trends We Should Give a Second Chance

Yesterday - Cracked
By Luis Prada Published: August 21st, 2014  Sometimes fashions get ripped out of our closets and fade away into the abyss of memory because they're just not cool anymore, even though they are quite practical. They work as intended. They function, but for one reason or another we all collective

17 Awesomely Simple Tricks Behind Movie Special Effects

Yesterday - Cracked
By CRACKED Readers Published: August 21st, 2014  Nowadays we're so spoiled by CGI that we can't appreciate a good, well-executed special effect when it's blowing a dude's head up right in our face. That's why we asked our readers to come up with special effects executed less by computers, and more

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