Things are constantly changing all around us. Fashion trends and technology are two of the biggest things that can change at the drop of a hat. But one of the most obvious changes that we can see is the way that parenting has changed throughout the years. If you're in the mood for a good laugh, keep scrolling to check out these old-school parents that wouldn't survive today, and if they did make it out alive, they'd be sitting in a jail cell, that's for sure.
With a baby crocodile in one hand and a beer in another, this kid has set the precedent for his entire life.
Do you even love your kid if you're not willing to lay on the ground to act as a BMX bike ramp for them?
Not only does he kick his legs up on the coffee table to reach maximum levels of relaxation, but he even knows how to light the cigar hanging out of his mouth.
Sure it looks fun but do you know how dangerous this is?
Delivering a baby is hard work and all this new mother wanted was some fried chicken and a smoke, but who can blame her?
Welcome to the '80s, where bringing your kid to the bar for some brews is the cool and accepted thing to do!
With a look like that on his face, he probably needed every bit of that sip he stole.
He may look pretty cute all dressed up like his dad, but smoking is bad for the short ones and that definitely looks like a lit cigarette.
Hopefully, their reaction time is better than perfect because this system seems pretty flawed to us.
We'd like to say that this is one of the wrong ways, but if it works is it really wrong?
This picture, which was taken in Germany in 1995, of Princess Yvonne and Prince Alexander vacationing in Germany just shows how European parents do things a tad bit differently than parents in America.
At any moment, that baby could have fallen onto that ice and all those parents can do is smile. Wow!
This picture was taken at a California Marijuana Initiative Rally in 1972, and these parents figured it was a great place to bring a baby in a cardboard box.
A mother would never put their child in this today. How can it be a good time where there isn't even any snow to ski on?