It's official: the remote control is the greatest invention of all-time.
No offense, sliced bread and Keurig coffee maker.
But we base this statement on both years of television viewing and also on the following video, which features a baby adorably flipping out every time he's near a remote.
Perhaps he's just in a good mood that day? Nope. Watch to see what happens any time the remote is taken out of the tyke's view. He reaction changes considerably:
We haven't seen a kid this excited since Katy Perry came on the radio.
Sorry, thermos. But until you can elicit this sort of reaction from a toddler, you remain just a regular old invention.