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Dads Challenge Each Other to Stack Cheerios on Their Sleeping Children

The challenge started when the Facebook page "Life of Dad" posted a picture of a sleeping child with cheerios stacked atop his nose, and called for parents to try it themselves

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A new challenge is sweeping the internet. This time, fathers of infants are challenging each other to see who can stack the most cereal on top of their child's head.

So far it seems that the "Cheerio Stack Challenge" record is 16 cheerios high. Participating dads have been creative with cheerio stacking attempts, with some dads posting pictures of their sleeping children with cereal stacked atop their heads, noses, and even feet.

The challenge started when the Facebook page "Life of Dad" posted a picture of a sleeping child with cheerios stacked atop his nose, and called for parents to try it themselves.

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"Parents of infants, can you top 5???" the post challenged. "Prove it when you do!"

By Monday morning, the Facebook post had garnered about 24,000 likes and 30,000 shares since it was posted June 16.

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