Top 5 Scientists Who Believed Unscientific Things

“If you’ve been reading Cracked for a while, you probably already know that some scientists had pretty unorthodox methods of experimentation, and that some others were thought of as idiots in their time. But those are all just cases of misunderstood genius — brilliant people doing crazy things in the service of the scientific method. What’s harder to figure out are the famously brilliant scientists who went above and beyond to proudly wave two middle fingers in the face of reason.” w/ photos

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Top 8 Weird Creatures That Need SyFy Movies

“For the sake of the audience, how many mega sharks, dino sharks, or mega dino sharks versus giant octopi can one person take before they demand something new and with a little more substance; essentially, a SyFy Original Movie that dares to break conventional barriers and delve into the weird world of more obscure monsters from myth (they’ve already done it with Manticore)! Don’t change the channel or you’ll miss eight weird creatures that need SyFy movies.” w/ photos

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Top 6 Stupid Gun Myths Everyone Believes

“Hollywood wants you dead. We said it. We don’t know why. We don’t know what they could possibly gain from it, but it’s true all the same. Hollywood has been teaching you lessons about guns for decades and decades. Hollywood wants you to build your entire understanding of guns based on the gun tropes they parade in all of their movies. Hollywood wants these gun rules ingrained so deeply in you that you apply these lessons in real life. Even though doing so will kill you. That’s right. All of the lessons Hollywood has taught you about guns are wrong.” w/ photos + videos

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Top 5 Reasons Women Will Rule The Future

“SORRY, you are a woman. Your chromosomes read like the eyes of a cartoon corpse, and you should ABSOLUTELY take the information below as a WARNING: I AM ON TO YOU. I KNOW WHAT YOU ARE UP TO. And soon, so will the world. The trends are clear. The rise of the New Girl Order must be stopped! The shestapo dismantled! Or in nine days, the Story of a Girl could be that she’s got her stiletto on your man-ish, bulging windpipe. Fellas… this is what we’re up against.” w/ photos

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Top 10 Amazing Cat Stories

“When not scratching doors, yowling, making hairballs, or biting, cats can be neat and cute pets. Problem is, they usually don’t want to. However, when they choose to, the resulting stories can be worth all of the scratches, yowls, etc. Well, maybe not ALL of them, but certainly a good percentage… Here are the top 10 amazing cat stories.” w/ photos

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Top 16 Worst Comic Book Castings

“Hollywood has spoiled us with a glut of really good comic movies of late, with pitch perfect acting and stunning special effects. Both of the Batman movies, the Iron Mans (Iron Men?), and Thor have all been perfect. I have high hopes for Captain America, too. However sometimes, the casting goes completely wrong. They choose a totally wrong person for the role, and you’re stuck watching a movie where you can’t stomach, never mind root for, the main characters… Here are the top 16 worst comic book castings.” w/ videos

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