Most dads like to brag about how cool they were back in the day. Well, these dads have proof! These men make you wish someone told you “You’re just like your father”.


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#1 My Dad Being Infinitely Cooler Than I'll Ever Be (1980)

My Dad Being Infinitely Cooler Than I'll Ever Be (1980)

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John L 1 year ago

Whatever you do, don't let go of that saddle horn. ;D

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#2 Came Across This Photo Of My Dad In The 70's With His Mustang And I Had To Share It

Came Across This Photo Of My Dad In The 70's With His Mustang And I Had To Share It

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John L 1 year ago

I'll bet you this is one dad, who really, really wishes he still had that Mustang. And not just for old time's sake. ;D

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#3 My Dad At 15 Years Old Working Up In Northern Bc Catching Fish As Big As Him. That Summer He Built A House By Himself That My Uncle Lives In Today :)

My Dad At 15 Years Old Working Up In Northern Bc Catching Fish As Big As Him. That Summer He Built A House By Himself That My Uncle Lives In Today :)

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#4 My Dad In 2014 On The Age Of 65 On His Trip To Mont Blanc.

My Dad In 2014 On The Age Of 65 On His Trip To Mont Blanc.

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Adriana E. Henricy 1 year ago

this reminds me of my mom lol, she's 63 and goes hiking in ice and all that, she takes one beer can.

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#5 Dad In 1969. I'd Love To Know How This Happened

Dad In 1969. I'd Love To Know How This Happened

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John L 1 year ago

Looks like a new fraternity member's acceptance, following a harrowing initiation process. ;D

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#6 My Dad When He Was A Surfer Dude Sleeping On The Beach For 3 Weeks With Only A Sleeping Bag, Somewhere In The Southern Europe, 1989

My Dad When He Was A Surfer Dude Sleeping On The Beach For 3 Weeks With Only A Sleeping Bag, Somewhere In The Southern Europe, 1989

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Agnes Jekyll 1 year ago

Holy! That's a gorgeous man.

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#7 My Dad Passed Away Shortly After I Was Born, So I Only Know Him Through Photographs. All Of Which Show Him As A Pretty Cool Guy

My Dad Passed Away Shortly After I Was Born, So I Only Know Him Through Photographs. All Of Which Show Him As A Pretty Cool Guy

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CatShatBrix 1 year ago

That's so sad! At least you have the memory of a badass dad!

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#8 My Cool Soviet Dad In Early 80s

My Cool Soviet Dad In Early 80s

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Scott Johnson 1 year ago

If it weren't for the apartment buildings in the background, I'd think he was working at his dacha. He'd be ready for a sauna later.

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#9 Dad At The Great Sand Dunes National Park In Colorado Late70s/Early80s

Dad At The Great Sand Dunes National Park In Colorado Late70s/Early80s

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Cip IESAN 1 year ago

He seems to tell us "We're Not in Kansas Anymore!"...

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#10 My Dad Being Awesome In The 70s

My Dad Being Awesome In The 70s

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Scott Johnson 1 year ago

Easy Rider.

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#11 My Dad, A Parachutist In The Brazilian Army In Rio De Janeiro

My Dad, A Parachutist In The Brazilian Army In Rio De Janeiro

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Sam Spade 1 year ago

In the US military, that's a great way to wind up in the middle of a 'Summary Court' , for doing something that bone headed. The very least he could expect would be an Article 15 if his CO felt sorry for him.

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#12 My Dad In 1966 Vietnam As A Lieutenant In The Army. One Of The Few Black Officers. He Passed Away On July 31, 2017. He's My Hero.

My Dad In 1966 Vietnam As A Lieutenant In The Army. One Of The Few Black Officers. He Passed Away On July 31, 2017. He's My Hero.

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Ambrocious 1 year ago

I'm sorry for your loss. I bet he was an incredible guy.

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#13 Dad And His Buddies, Port Alfred, South Africa

Dad And His Buddies, Port Alfred, South Africa

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CatShatBrix 1 year ago

What happened to the middle guy?

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#14 How Cool Was My Dad? The Beginning Of Paul's European Grand Tour On His BMW, 1960. His Note On Back Of Photo: "Children In The Little Fishing Town Of Puerto De La Cruz - Tenerife (Island) Turning Out For The Arrival Of The Motorcycle"

How Cool Was My Dad? The Beginning Of Paul's European Grand Tour On His BMW, 1960. His Note On Back Of Photo: "Children In The Little Fishing Town Of Puerto De La Cruz - Tenerife (Island) Turning Out For The Arrival Of The Motorcycle"

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Rebekah 1 year ago

This is awesome.

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#15 My Dad - 1992

My Dad - 1992

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Nancy E 1 year ago

How much hair does he have today ?

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#16 The Old Man At The Sea, Mid 1960's - That's How He Rolled!

The Old Man At The Sea, Mid 1960's - That's How He Rolled!

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Nancy E 1 year ago

He came prepared , I see ~~~~

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#17 My Dad's Still Pretty Cool To This Day!! His Taste For Nice Cars Hasn't Wavered A Bit!

My Dad's Still Pretty Cool To This Day!! His Taste For Nice Cars Hasn't Wavered A Bit!

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Blue Hippo 1 year ago

Yes!

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#18 My Dad Was A Photographer For Nudie Magazines.

My Dad Was A Photographer For Nudie Magazines.

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Neeraj Jha 1 year ago

Now, that's some job..

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#19 Same Dad, Different Kind Of Cool, Different Crowd: Portrait Artist Paul In A Portrait Session. I Always Looked Forward To Camping Trips With Dad Who Was Often Invited To Participate In And Judge Art Fairs In The Midwest. Groups Of Silent, Admiring Onlookers Were Common

Same Dad, Different Kind Of Cool, Different Crowd: Portrait Artist Paul In A Portrait Session. I Always Looked Forward To Camping Trips With Dad Who Was Often Invited To Participate In And Judge Art Fairs In The Midwest. Groups Of Silent, Admiring Onlookers Were Common

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Enomfon Asuquo 1 year ago

you have a very inspiring dad

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#20 My Dad With His Nephews & His Herding Dogs

My Dad With His Nephews & His Herding Dogs

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Cip IESAN 1 year ago

Here, here, we'll build a new town. Let's call it Los Angeles: OK, folks?

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#21 My Dad Taking A Selfie Circa 1970

My Dad Taking A Selfie Circa 1970

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Cip IESAN 1 year ago

... and waiting to finish the 36 mm film, to take it to the lab, to check the negatives, to chose the type of paper etc... From this point of view. technology is OK!

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#22 Dad In '80s, Italy

Dad In '80s, Italy

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Enomfon Asuquo 1 year ago

Super cool

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#23 My Dad.

My Dad.

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Friedlander Rosenzweig 1 year ago

Very cool! Your Dad reminds me so much of my late Uncle John, my favorite Uncle. What is your Dad's profession, if you don't mind sharing?

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#24 Dad In His Early 20s Circa 1983 Nicaragua

Dad In His Early 20s Circa 1983 Nicaragua

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Rachel Frey 1 year ago

¡Viva Sandino! ¡Viva La Revolucion!

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#25 Late 80's... In My Dad's Arms

Late 80's... In My Dad's Arms

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A.S. Galston 1 year ago

Aw! Cute.