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    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:

    Via giphy.com

    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:

    Via joyreactor.com

    But, oh, it's never a good idea.

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