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What’s The Funniest Thing Your Kid Has Been Afraid Of?

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Kids are notoriously afraid of a lot of things.

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Some of these things — like the deep end of the swimming pool or monsters under the bed — are “classics” that just about every kid has been afraid of at one time or another.


There are other things, though, that only your kid is afraid of — and they're often hilarious.

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For example, your kid might live in fear of a commercial on TV.


Or maybe they’re deathly afraid of a T-shirt that once got caught on their head.

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There might be a perfectly nice checker at the supermarket who your kid runs from screaming.

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Or maybe they're afraid of something so ridiculous — like a cartoon character — that you can’t help but laugh.

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Whatever it is, we want to know: What’s the funniest thing your kid has ever been afraid of?

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Share your kid’s funniest fear in the comments below and it may appear in a future BuzzFeed article!

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