Hell On Two Wheels: The Army's Early Experiments with Bicycles in the Infantry
It has been said that prostitution is the world’s oldest profession. Prostitues Through Time
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T he Bible tells us that God created Adam and Eve just a few thousand years ago, by some fundamentalist interpretations. Science informs us that this is mere fiction and that man is a few million years old, and that civilization just tens of thousands of years old. Could it be, however, that conventional science is just as mistaken as the Bible stories?
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The 6 Worst Jobs Ever (Were Done by Children) You've probably heard somebody use the term "whipping boy" to mean "scapegoat" or a guy who repeatedly takes the punishment for somebody else's screw-up. But once again, a term that serves as a ridiculous mental image in today's society was real life in the Middle Ages.
One of our favorite pastimes here at Cracked is sucking the mystery out of life like the cream out of a Twinkie, leaving only the bland, dry sponge cake of reality behind. To that end, we've decided to list the often mundane solutions to some of the world's most enduring mysteries, and once again, you're welcome.
Christmas Competition: 2nd Place. Congratulations to Samehrocks for this great (albeit macabre) list – he has won the second prize of a 1GB Apple iPod shuffle valued at $79! Top 10 People Who Committed Suicide In Public - Top 10 Lists | Listverse
Top 10 Declassified Secrets - Top 10 Lists | Listverse [WARNING: this list contains images that may offend] This is a list of secret projects that have since been found to be true in light of released (either officially, or unofficially) documents.
The 10 Most Insane Medical Practices in History Cracked.com's new book is now on sale . What follows is one of 22 classic articles that appear in the book, along with 18 new articles that you can't read anywhere else.
Over the last few months we have gone through 30 of the worlds greatest mysteries but what we haven’t covered are ancient mysteries.
There are two basic methods to test for how done your meat is while you are cooking it – use a meat thermometer, or press on the meat with your finger tips.
Over the centuries, history is filled with wonderful tales of mysterious people – many of whom are never identified. Top 10 Mysterious People - Top 10 Lists | Listverse
The Reptoids If ex-BBC presenter turned conspiracy theorist and science fiction writer David Icke is to be believed, the world is run not by the illuminate or aliens, but by lizard people from beneath the earth. 10 Bizarre Conspiracy Theories
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