Every day is a massive learning opportunity when you're a kid. The whole huge world is a mystery full of question marks, and many children are eager to craft their own answers, however divorced from reality they may be.
As adults it can be fun to look back on all our imaginative theories and see which ones held the most water, and which most resembled an acid trip revelation.
In a popular Reddit thread, people shared the weirdest and "dumbest" things they believed as kids, and it further proves that children have the most interesting brains.
I used to believe that cats are girls and dogs are boys.
I thought navy seals were actual seals.. like trained ones that they used for missions. I was always confused though because seals didn’t seem like they’d be very good at that kind of stuff.