Would You Feed Your Baby Pop Rocks?
Filed under: Funny Stuff
Once you pop, you can't stop?
From the looks of this baby boy, probably not. In the nearly three-year-old video, Baby Beckett's mom and dad gave the tot a single Pop Rock "in the name of experimental parenting." After Beckett's dad places the patented candy -- which contains tiny pockets of carbonation -- on his son's tongue, the boy's eyes get wide, seemingly overcome by the taste sensation. Or perhaps it was just plain shock at his parents' willingness to make him a guinea pig?
We're not sure what Beckett will be given next, but maybe in a few years he'll be able to debunk the Pop Rocks and Coke urban legend for all his preschool friends.
Turns out Beckett's parents aren't alone -- there's a somewhat disturbing number of YouTube videos posted by parents who want to share baby's first Pop Rocks experience with online universe, like the mother of 13-month-old Monica:
Kids aren't the only ones serving as mini science experiments -- this poor chihuahua doesn't look psyched to have his kibble replaced with carbonated candy:
What do you think: Should parents give kids (and dogs) Pop Rocks? Are these videos funny or irresponsible?
Related: Little Girl's Daily Affirmation Makes Us Happy
Ask Us Anything About Parenting
- The data also revealed some interesting facts about Canadians beliefs: A majority (53%) of Canadians believe in God. What is USA %
- How can anyone have the patience to actually have children? Your life is nothing but mindless repetition with no end to it. Even when they grow up you...
- Would your pension or retirement be effected ,in a civil filing, if you lost or in a chapter 7 bankruptcy?
Start by teaching him that it is safe to do so.