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Texas Man Facing Six Months in Jail for Sending Chocolate Penis to Sheriff's Department Worker

Apparently those anonymous shipments aren't always anonymous, so please send your chocolate genitalia respectfully and responsibly.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.1.19
Recipe

Sesame Candy Recipe

A hard candy that won't exactly break any teeth but will definitely satisfy that sweet tooth.
Amanda Catrini
5.24.19
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Supermarket Pulls Chocolate Easter Ducklings After Complaints of Racism

The color choices for Waitrose's “Crispy Duckling, Fluffy Duckling, [and] Ugly Duckling” have sparked controversy.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.9.19
Munchies

How Russia Fell in Love with Candy Bars Made of Blood

Many Soviet children grew up loving the sweetness, texture, and slight metallic twang of Hematogen bars—without knowing what was in them.
Mark Hay
3.29.19
chocolate

Inside the Valentine's Day Rush at See's Candy Factory

As you can imagine, a candy factory smells excellent.
Natalie B. Compton
2.14.19
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My Love for Necco's Original Formula Sweethearts Caused an Existential Crisis

Ever since Necco changed their recipe in 2010, the classic candy hearts haven't been as crunchy—and the originals are getting harder to find.
Liz Feezor
2.13.19
Candy

Michael C. Hall Played a Bodega Cat in the Skittles Broadway Musical

'Skittles Commercial' was a self-aware parody at nearly every turn, frequently coming right out and asking the very questions it provoked.
Naveen Kumar
2.4.19
Comics!

'The Best Halloween,' Today's Comic by Zach Cunningham

A little girl has a strange reaction to a creepy-looking candy.
Zach Cunningham
1.31.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Michael C. Hall Is Starring in a [Squints] Skittles Musical?

It's on Broadway and tickets are going for as much as $200.
River Donaghey
1.22.19
chocolate

'Racist' Kinder Egg Surprise Sparks Outrage

"We truly apologise to our consumers for any unintentional offense caused," said a Kinder spokesperson.
Bettina Makalintal
1.11.19
government shutdown

“Bye-bye”: Trump walked out of shutdown talks with Democrats but also gave them candy

“Just left a meeting with Chuck and Nancy, a total waste of time,” Trump wrote on Twitter.
Emma Ockerman
1.9.19
Candy

You Can't Possibly Love Reese's More Than The Owner of This Absurd Vehicle

Reese's put up five billboards to identify the Nashville man—who also dresses in the brand's iconic color scheme of orange, yellow, and brown.
Bettina Makalintal
12.6.18
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