21 Things That Seemed Like A Good Idea At The Time

But, spoiler alert, WERE NOT.

1. Riding down the stairs in a box? Seems like a good idea:

2. Diving into water inside a kayak? Seems like a good idea:

3. The ol’ Diet Coke and Mentos trick? Seems like a good idea:

4. Balancing on a ball on a balance beam? Seems like a good idea:

5. Sitting on a chair with a leaf blower? Seems like a good idea:

6. Letting a child use a Segway? Seems like a good idea:

7. Riding a wheelchair down a steep hill? Seems like a good idea:

8. Going down the stairs like this? Seems like a good idea:

9. Letting dad ride the skateboard? Seems like a good idea:

10. Taking the swing set for one last spin? Seems like a good idea:

11. Opening that soda bottle? Seems like a good idea:

12. Taking a shortcut? Seems like a good idea:

13. Use egg beaters to do your hair? Seems like a good idea:

14. The cinnamon challenge? Seems like a good idea:

15. Trying to get all the shopping carts transported in one trip? Seems like a good idea:

16. Crossing the stream? Seems like a good idea:

17. Stepping outside during a carwash? Seems like a good idea:

18. Moving all this water? Seems like a good idea:

19. Trying out that new basketball move? Seems like a good idea:

20. Doing some escalator tricks? Seems like a good idea:

21. Grabbing that file? Seems like a good idea:

But, oh, it’s never a good idea.

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