5-year-old breaks down after finding mom's passport: 'You're scared of mommy now?'

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Children have the wildest imaginations. It’s not uncommon for them to blend fact and fiction to concoct some crazy stories. 

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One mother had to grapple with her daughter’s bizarre conspiracy theory: that mom is actually an alien. Kira J tweets about life, motherhood and her children’s hilarious antics. She shared footage of her daughter Nala crying over the unimaginable. 

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“My daughter found my passport today and thought it was paperwork to show I’m an alien,” Kira J tweeted. “Shoulda never let her watch Men In Black.” 

“Why are you crying?” Kira J asked. 

Nala held open the mother’s passport as she hysterically bawled. She opened to a page featuring images of the Earth from outer space.

“And what do you think that means?” the mother asked

“That you’re an alien,” Nala replied through tears. 

Kira J couldn’t help but chuckle at her daughter’s ridiculous assertion. 

“That means I’m an alien? It’s not meaning I’m an alien,” Kira J explained. “These are the places mommy has traveled to. And this is just a picture of the Earth as I travel. You’re scared of mommy now?” 

The video racked up 2.7 million views on Twitter. The mother posted a follow-up to show things had settled down. It looks like she was able to explain to Nala what a passport really is. 

In the second video, Kira J asked her daughter to explain what the book really was. Nala knew it was a passport and that the stamps were for the places you travel. 

“It just looked like an alien made it. And that looked like it was a spaceship,” Nala said of her confusion. 

But in the end, she believed her mom over Men In Black, thankfully. 

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