While most of my friends had silly "It's not as good as MAD" hang ups, I didn't care. I bought both MAD and Cracked (and Crazy) whenever I had enough money.
Well, eventually they went under and became a website that was, for a time, very funny.
What in the hell happened?
It's paint by numbers nonsense. Slightly above the quality of this site, sure... but they have actual advertisers.
Here is how the Cracked.com articles usually go:
The title is usually quite presumptuous. It always claims to have some "amazing" facts or "secrets" or whatever and assumes you don't know them.
You probably do.
Because Cracked.com needs the page views! Keep clicking. There may be a joke in there... if not, read the comments. Between the vaguely racist and awkward comments, there may be something that might get a smile from ya.
Cracked.com if you please. I'm sticking with this: