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The Sparkitors Review the World's Grossest Candy: Things that Taste Like Things!

By Melissa Albert Sep 3, 2013

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Last week, we stole candy right out of your grandpa's fanny pack. This week, we enter a world where nothing is as it seems: where Christmas confections taste like cured meat, licorice masquerades as spaghetti, and gum balls conceal a flavor so foul, we're pretty sure it's illegal. It's the Things that Taste Like Things edition!

Tags: slideshows, candy, gross things, sparkitors, bad ideas, gross food reviews

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About the Author
Melissa Albert

Melissa Albert reads books, worries about other people’s dogs (they look thirsty), and eats horrible candy for fun and profit. When not wearing her extremely tasteful Sparkitor hat, she’s an editor for the Barnes & Noble Book Blog. You can find her on Twitter @mimi_albert, or in the hot pretzel section of your local cafeteria.

Wanna contact a writer or editor? Email contribute@sparknotes.com.

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