History TearJerker / Cracked

19th Mar '18 9:43:38 PM DaFlabbagasta
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* In late 2017, many of the site lost a number of its most popular contributors. Daniel O'Brien, J.F. Sargent, Katy Stoll, Cody Johnston, Luis Prada, Katie Goldin, David Bell, Tom Reimann, Ian Fortey, John Cheese, Robert Brockaway, and Carmen Angela were all unceremoniously laid off, while Michael Swaim and Soren Bowie had left of their own accord not long before. For longtime fans of the site, the loss of so many of the people who helped make the site as successful as it became is nothing short of devastating.

to:

* In late 2017, many of the site lost a number of its most popular contributors. Daniel O'Brien, J.F. Sargent, Katy Stoll, Cody Johnston, Luis Prada, Katie Goldin, David Bell, Tom Reimann, Ian Fortey, John Cheese, Robert Brockaway, and Carmen Angela were all unceremoniously laid off, while Michael Swaim and Soren Bowie had left of their own accord not long before. For longtime fans of the site, the loss of so many of the people who helped make the site as successful as it became is nothing short of devastating.
19th Mar '18 9:43:17 PM DaFlabbagasta
Is there an issue? Send a Message


--> '''drs_22:''' The image of those women taking a picture of those children is the most fucked up thing I've seen in a loooooong time. [[HorrifyingTheHorror And I browse 4chan.]]

to:

--> '''drs_22:''' The image of those women taking a picture of those children is the most fucked up thing I've seen in a loooooong time. [[HorrifyingTheHorror And I browse 4chan.]]]]
* In late 2017, many of the site lost a number of its most popular contributors. Daniel O'Brien, J.F. Sargent, Katy Stoll, Cody Johnston, Luis Prada, Katie Goldin, David Bell, Tom Reimann, Ian Fortey, John Cheese, Robert Brockaway, and Carmen Angela were all unceremoniously laid off, while Michael Swaim and Soren Bowie had left of their own accord not long before. For longtime fans of the site, the loss of so many of the people who helped make the site as successful as it became is nothing short of devastating.
29th Jun '17 2:49:34 PM Minni128
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* [[http://www.cracked.com/blog/5-things-nobody-tells-you-about-adopting-dog/ 5 Things Nobody Tells You About Adopting a Dog
]], particularly the last one. [[note]]Fortunately, this particular DownerEnding was undone later as O'Brien [[http://www.cracked.com/blog/4-fun-places-that-are-terrifying-awkward-people/ ultimately managed to adopt a dog]].[[/note]]

to:

* [[http://www.cracked.com/blog/5-things-nobody-tells-you-about-adopting-dog/ 5 Things Nobody Tells You About Adopting a Dog
]],
Dog]], particularly the last one. [[note]]Fortunately, this particular DownerEnding was undone later as O'Brien [[http://www.cracked.com/blog/4-fun-places-that-are-terrifying-awkward-people/ ultimately managed to adopt a dog]].[[/note]]
16th Jun '17 6:12:50 PM 64SuperNintendo
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* [[http://www.cracked.com/blog/5-things-nobody-tells-you-about-adopting-dog/ 5 things nobody tells you about adopting a dog]], particularly the last one. [[note]]Fortunately, this particular DownerEnding was undone later as O'Brien [[http://www.cracked.com/blog/4-fun-places-that-are-terrifying-awkward-people/ ultimately managed to adopt a dog]].[[/note]]
* The poignant last line of [[http://www.cracked.com/article_19766_6-nobodies-who-turned-into-superheroes-without-warning_p2.html 6 Nobodies Who Turned into Superheroes without Warning]], especially [[HeroicSacrifice because of the man in question.]]

to:

* [[http://www.cracked.com/blog/5-things-nobody-tells-you-about-adopting-dog/ 5 things nobody tells you about adopting Things Nobody Tells You About Adopting a dog]], Dog
]],
particularly the last one. [[note]]Fortunately, this particular DownerEnding was undone later as O'Brien [[http://www.cracked.com/blog/4-fun-places-that-are-terrifying-awkward-people/ ultimately managed to adopt a dog]].[[/note]]
* The poignant last line of [[http://www.cracked.com/article_19766_6-nobodies-who-turned-into-superheroes-without-warning_p2.html 6 Nobodies Who Turned into Into Superheroes without Without Warning]], especially [[HeroicSacrifice because of the man in question.]]
25th Oct '16 7:07:49 AM Shivader
Is there an issue? Send a Message


--> Back behind the wall, [Creator/ChrisFarley] was a scared, lonely, awkward fat kid who couldn't even pay someone to hold his hand when he died. 'Don't leave me.'

to:

--> Back behind the wall, [Creator/ChrisFarley] Creator/ChrisFarley was a scared, lonely, awkward fat kid who couldn't even pay someone to hold his hand when he died. 'Don't leave me.'



--> '''Caption:''' Not every sad story gets an inspirational ending. Sometimes, tragedy simply stays tragic.

to:

--> '''Caption:''' Not every sad story gets an inspirational ending. Sometimes, tragedy simply stays tragic.tragic.
* [[http://www.cracked.com/article_24316_6-extremely-tragic-places-rebranded-as-tourist-traps.html 6 Dark Places Tastelessly Turned Into Tourist Traps]] has it's top two examples of humanity at it's worst. #2 has tourists at the slums, leading to a picture of two tourists taking a photo of a poor kid like an animal in the zoo. #1 has people taking pictures at RECENT disaster zones, where human decency is apparently non-existent.
--> '''drs_22:''' The image of those women taking a picture of those children is the most fucked up thing I've seen in a loooooong time. [[HorrifyingTheHorror And I browse 4chan.]]
5th Oct '16 2:58:51 AM Morgenthaler
Is there an issue? Send a Message


--> Back behind the wall, [ChrisFarley] was a scared, lonely, awkward fat kid who couldn't even pay someone to hold his hand when he died. 'Don't leave me.'

to:

--> Back behind the wall, [ChrisFarley] [Creator/ChrisFarley] was a scared, lonely, awkward fat kid who couldn't even pay someone to hold his hand when he died. 'Don't leave me.'
14th Sep '16 10:25:10 AM LordOfTheSword
Is there an issue? Send a Message


--> You think this is foreshadowing, building up to something. You're wrong. It gets bad, starting now. Please consider yourself warned.

to:

--> You think this is foreshadowing, building up to something. You're wrong. It gets bad, starting now. Please consider yourself warned.warned.
** And in the end, [[DownerEnding it isn't any happier]]. Not only did the priest [[KarmaHoudini get off basically scot free]], but, as the victim themselves said:
--> '''Victim:''' ''There's no message of hope. Things don't get better.''
--> '''Caption:''' Not every sad story gets an inspirational ending. Sometimes, tragedy simply stays tragic.
14th Aug '16 6:07:17 AM FlakyPorcupine
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* [[http://www.cracked.com/personal-experiences-2332-6-ways-being-child-star-way-darker-than-youd-think.html 6 Ways Being A Child Star Is Way Darker Than You'd Think]] is just heartbreaking from start to finish. Spare a thought for the poor kids like "Kathy" -- the poor girl had an eating disorder by the time she was ''seven'' thanks to her abusive stage dad.

to:

* [[http://www.cracked.com/personal-experiences-2332-6-ways-being-child-star-way-darker-than-youd-think.html 6 Ways Being A Child Star Is Way Darker Than You'd Think]] is just heartbreaking from start to finish. Spare a thought for the poor kids like "Kathy" -- the poor girl had an eating disorder by the time she was ''seven'' thanks to her abusive stage dad.dad.
* [[http://www.cracked.com/personal-experiences-2350-confession-where-it-began-molested-by-pedophile-priest.html Why I Kept My Rape By A Priest A Secret (And Can't Anymore)]] is as bad, if not worse than the title sounds about a kid who was raped by a PedophilePriest for a year and a half instead of receiving help at a confessional. And that's only the premise.
--> You think this is foreshadowing, building up to something. You're wrong. It gets bad, starting now. Please consider yourself warned.
27th Jul '16 9:06:49 AM Shamrock95
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* [[http://www.cracked.com/personal-experiences-1964-6-horrific-realities-when-your-skin-falls-off-no-reason.html/ 6 Horrific Realities When Your Skin Falls Off For No Reason]]. Just, just read through that. And remember to keep some tissues handy.

to:

* [[http://www.cracked.com/personal-experiences-1964-6-horrific-realities-when-your-skin-falls-off-no-reason.html/ 6 Horrific Realities When Your Skin Falls Off For No Reason]]. Just, just read through that. And remember to keep some tissues handy.handy.
* [[http://www.cracked.com/personal-experiences-2332-6-ways-being-child-star-way-darker-than-youd-think.html 6 Ways Being A Child Star Is Way Darker Than You'd Think]] is just heartbreaking from start to finish. Spare a thought for the poor kids like "Kathy" -- the poor girl had an eating disorder by the time she was ''seven'' thanks to her abusive stage dad.
6th Jun '16 9:29:02 AM HonorableRaven
Is there an issue? Send a Message


----

to:

----* [[http://www.cracked.com/personal-experiences-1964-6-horrific-realities-when-your-skin-falls-off-no-reason.html/ 6 Horrific Realities When Your Skin Falls Off For No Reason]]. Just, just read through that. And remember to keep some tissues handy.
This list shows the last 10 events of 46. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=TearJerker.Cracked