I'm a firm believer that kids are the reason why paper towels and cloths were invented in the first place. They're just so messy, but oh-so-adorable at the same time. How could you stay mad?

Here are 24 kids who got caught making a mess (but we totally forgive them):

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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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24 Kids Who Got Caught Making A Mess
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Collage sources: 1) Mom Luck 2) pinside 3) instant humor