Ah, the innocence of youth. Or is it “the ignorance of youth.” Kids are gullible, empty little vessels just waiting to be filled with knowledge. Unfortunately for them, parents tell their kids all kinds of nonsense. They might want their kids to stop asking them questions, or maybe they want their kids to leave them alone, or perhaps they just want to mess with their kids’ minds a little bit. (Hey, parents gotta find some way to have fun.) Some of the more ridiculous things we believed as kids, because our parents did the same thing to us, can be found below.

35 Of The Most Ridiculous Things We Believed As Kids