Baby Racing Used To Be A Real Life Actual Sport, And It Was Amazing
Baby racing: why did it have to end?
Turns out that once upon a time, in 1950s New Jersey, you could witness the amazing spectacle of racing babies at the annual Diaper Derby.
For some reason – probably health and safety gone mad – baby racing is no longer a thing you can go and see.
But these photos from the golden era of baby racing are amazing, and will transport you to a time before Uncle Bureaucracy stalked our lives with his endless red tape.
Take a look:
I like how all the babies have advertising stuck to their diapers. A great time to be alive.