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How this dad manages to hold a baby and put on pants is a miracle

Fighting injustice and crime—one pant leg at a time.


Michelle Jaworski

Internet Culture

Published Jan 16, 2015   Updated May 29, 2021, 6:15 pm CDT

This might be the closest we’ll get to seeing a dad demonstrate a superpower. 

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How do you put on pants while holding a sleeping infant in your arms?With a child fast asleep in this dad’s arms, the time running down, and a desperate need to put pants on, all seems lost. 

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Logically, he could hand the baby over to someone else or put it down, but that could prove to be disastrous; like cutting a wire, everything could potentially go sour with a single wrong move. And, as much as some would like pants to be optional, every superhero needs to have some form of clothing on to face the world.

So what’s a Super Dad to do?

With the perfect soundtrack and the right amount of maneuvering, a minor miracle occurs.

Super Dad saves the day! His next nemesis? Shoes.

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H/T Digg | Photo via Charles Dyer/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

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*First Published: Jan 16, 2015, 1:36 pm CST