Despite their imaginations, kids think logically.

If something makes sense based on their limited life experiences, then it must be so - example: clouds are white and fluffy and the smoke coming from smokestacks are white and fluffy, therefore, this must be how clouds are made. Below are some of the strange, but true things parents believed when they were kids.

Editor's Note: Submissions have been edited for clarity and length.

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