Kids can do incredibly dumb things sometimes! Which, when you think about it, isn't such a bad thing. Experience is the greatest teacher of all, and getting yourself into sticky situations when young can give you a lesson in life that you will never forget. As long as you make it through to adulthood in one piece of course!

Twitter user @MotherOfDoggons asked people to share some of the stupid things they did as kids, and some of the answers will make you wonder how they managed to survive this far. From starting fires and stabbing themselves for attention, to eating grass to prove that they are part horse, let's just hope that these crazy kids have learned from their hilariously stupid experiences. And if not then hey, at least they have a funny story to tell. Scroll down below to check out the funniest tweets selected by Bored Panda, and share your own stories in the comments!

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Lios 1 month ago

Aaaaw, that is just incredibly sad :(

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Night Owl 1 month ago

How long did it take you to find each other again?

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sakora 1 month ago (edited)

It works only at 88 mph.

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Night Owl 1 month ago

Were you in a cartoon so you confused those two? 😺 PepeLePew4...f4340a.jpg PepeLePew4_900-copy-2-5c3dcb5f4340a.jpg

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Daria B 1 month ago

She's an amazing friend.

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Sinning is Winning 1 month ago (edited)

Were you sleepwalking? Or possessed by a butter demon?

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Daria B 1 month ago

At least you proved your classroom has well working safety in its electric infrastructure....

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Night Owl 1 month ago

An very young rebell. I wonder the what you came up with as a teenager or was your rebellious phase already over by then

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Noez 1 month ago

I lost it at "I calmly told an adult the microwave blew up" 😂 😂

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Night Owl 1 month ago

Well, you did what she asked of you and listened to her 🤷

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Night Owl 1 month ago (edited)

The mom must have freaked out :D . Poor birdy :(

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Wanda Queen 1 month ago

Well, to be fair, the whole "you have to wear clothing to preschool" rule is pretty dumb....

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Arietis 1 month ago

Why do children have such a strong death wish? Is there any other animal out there who has to constantly save its young from killing themselves?

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Maci Wilcox 1 month ago

Where were your parents???

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Night Owl 1 month ago

That were some shitty toys

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BusLady 1 month ago

Now I'm worried about my dogs eating random grass.

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Lios 1 month ago

I think you should be happy it burned, because if you had only turned on the gas it could have been a lot worse in the end.

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Lios 1 month ago

Ahh, you didn't want him to run away! Good on you!

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Denise Melek 1 month ago

Great 90s riot girl look.

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A B C 1 month ago

Wow. If she were 6, okay, but 16? That's harsh.

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Night Owl 1 month ago

Did you pretend to be a cat and tried to climb the tree next time? 😺

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Benjamin Boysley 1 month ago

and thus Screamo was born.

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Lily Mae Kitty 1 month ago

I went through a short phase where I was pretty sure I could fly if I just tried hard enough. I gave it up pretty quickly when none of my flying experiments worked.

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Night Owl 1 month ago (edited)

Oh, so that's one of the backstories of pencil scars from a previous post here on BP

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Aileen 1 month ago

Maybe you overwatered it? Lol

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Daria B 1 month ago

That's why we use remote controllers.

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BusLady 1 month ago (edited)

You were reading at 3?

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Kaisu Rei 1 month ago

Parents shouldn't leave the fish tank "open" when there are little kids around

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Monday 1 month ago

I did this too....only once.

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Noez 1 month ago

This gives me ideas...

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Noez 1 month ago

Sisters are both a blessing and a curse... Mostly a curse.

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Kubu 1 month ago

Very bright idea mate ;)

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