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07/21/2015 01:35 pm ET

20 Little White Lies Parents Tell To Get Through The Day

A trending hashtag has Twitter users confessing the funny fibs they tell kids.

With the help of #TheLiesWeTellKids, parents and non-parents alike have shared examples of the times they have stretched the truth -- or just flat out lied -- to children. Whether they serve as a way to get kids to brush their teeth ("it's magic") or an escape for Mommy and Daddy so they don’t have to sit through yet another viewing of "Frozen" ("Elsa is sleeping"), here are 20 of the funniest lies people have told kids.

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