We Dare You Not to Laugh at These 21 Crying Kids

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Threenagers are no joke, but sometimes you just have to laugh at the reasons behind sudden bursts into inconsolable tears. Irrational meltdowns are just a part of motherhood, so why not have a little fun dealing with them? These parents took to Instagram to share their kids' reasons of the day (or hour) for crying, and here are a few of our favorites; we're sure you've never heard any of these before, right?

1. “I won’t let him play in the neighbor’s yard.”

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2. “Reason my kid is crying? I wouldn’t let him have a dog treat from the bank!”

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3. “I won’t let him drink coffee. I won’t let him eat deodorant. I won’t let him run in the road. It’s a bad day in his eyes.”

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4. “His chip broke in the guacamole.”

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5. “‘I don’t want a pillow under my head anymore!’”

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6. “It’s tough being a toddler and discovering your tongue is covered in taste buds.”

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7. “Her dad won’t let her gouge his eyes out with her thumbs.”

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8. “He offered me a bite.. And I took one.”

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9. “I told her it was time to take a break from looking at pictures of Anna and Tinkerbell on Pinterest.”

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10. “Because the rain is wet and she only likes dry rain.”

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11. “It’s a tough life when your mom won’t take her hand off the shopping cart.”

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12. “Because we went to the Mexican restaurant and not actual Mexico.”

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13. “Something to do with this giant stuffed giraffe.”

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14. “I colored the 4.”

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15. “Because underwear have to go UNDER.”

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16. “He doesn’t want to listen to ‘Shake It Off’ one more time.”

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17. “She got upset when I told her we were going to the supermarket, so upon telling her to stay home with Daddy instead, she starts crying because I disinvited her.”

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18. “Recurring imaginary injury and Mommy didn’t have a Band-Aid. At the bus stop.”

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19. “Because apparently ‘it’s too early to read books.’”

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20. “The tiny keychain shoe he got at the parade doesn’t fit his foot!”

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21. “Because, for SOME REASON, Mommy wants to stop at the wine store before we go home.”

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