As young children, we tend to idolize our parents. But when we enter our teenage years and beyond, we usually start to comprehend that they’re just normal people and typically pretty uncool. The kids of these folks, however, can’t relate. Yes, they’ve all experienced that one moment where they realized their parents were so much cooler than they themselves could ever hope to be.
20. This skateboarding mom
My mother skateboarding barefoot in California in 1974.
Not everyone can pull off looking cool on a skateboard, even when they’re young. But this mom clearly has it down – just look how confidently she’s sailing down the street, and barefoot at that. We’ll just assume that chipped tooth has nothing to do with her actual skateboarding skills.