Riddle: I can be cracked, I can be made. I can be told, I can be played. What am I?
The answer of this riddle is a joke. A joke can be cracked and cracking a joke means saying something that is intended to make someone laugh. A joke can be made and making a joke means saying something to evoke laughter or amusement.
A joke can be told and telling a joke also means saying something funny to hear someone laugh. Finally, a joke can be played and playing a joke means doing something as a joke or confusing someone with jokes.
Answer: A Joke!