Latest Cracked Stories

2008-12-17 07:00:00

CHARLESTON, S.C., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Life can be painful and unsightly for the men who work fixing the buses for school children in Florence, South Carolina. Bleeding, cracked, dry hands have actually forced these men to be laid off from work. These rough and tough guys, employed by the Dept. of Transportation, are now talking about a beauty hand creme that has made it possible to return to work, enjoy their jobs and stop the pain. According to Jenny Lynn Fogle, Owner of...

2008-08-25 15:01:00

By ROXANNE MOORE SAUCIER; OF THE NEWS STAFF CRACKED MARBLES: LIFE'S LESSONS FOR A MAINE SURGEON, by Tom Palmer, M.D. (Tiffen Press of Maine, Brooksville, $16.95) If you're the disciplined sort, you could read Tom Palmer's "Cracked Marbles: Life's Lessons for a Maine Surgeon" one chapter a day so that it would last you a bit more than three weeks. Or you could consume the whole thing in an evening and wind up with a good sense of the retired Bangor surgeon, who moved to Maine with wife...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.