No matter what generation you grew up apart of, you probably have some affection for the classic Summer experience in some capacity. Even if climate change is making the environment is making us feel like we're all going to boil alive-- There's a special magic that comes with memories of hanging out by the pool, playing Pokemon cards (or the equivalent fad of your childhood), and the heavenly feeling of movie theater air conditioning… 

But those aren't the only parts of the Summer experience. This list focuses on two major elements of many Summers-- Childhood lies and Summer jobs. Here are some of the best stories we've collected from Cracked readers about crazy experiences at terrible minimum wage jobs that helped pay for the rest of our Summer indiscretions. We've also got a whole bunch of lies that kids told in the school yard once they've returned from their Summer breaks. 

Bring back any memories?

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