When you’re a kid, you go through such a huge range of emotions regarding your dad. First, he’s Superman. Then, he’s a big meanie, because dads the one that really comes down with the punishments. As you mature though, you start to realize your dad is mainly just a lovable goofball friend from a different generation than you. Sure, he may still say “hooking up” to mean meeting [or maybe that’s just my dad!], and he may not really understand what a meme is, but that doesn’t mean he’s not hilarious and trying his best. Here’s 25 Reasons You Gotta Love Dads.