"Okay." I didn't think there was anything unusual about that request. But then he added something else.
"And I need a deep fryer."
"What?" I couldn't imagine what kind of craziness he was planning in his overactive mind. "Why do you need a deep fryer?"
"Because I want to see if toothpaste can be deep fried."
I looked at the kid. "Why?"
"Because I saw a video on YouTube. It said it could. But I just wanted to make sure."
"Dude. You are not deep frying toothpaste. If it said it could be done, then just take their word for it. End of discussion!"
"But Mama . . . "
So ladies and gentlemen, if you are dying to know if toothpaste can be deep fried, the answer is, "Yes." Here's the video that proves it: