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Old 10-09-2008, 05:31 PM
Status: " Love is Freedom, Love is Equal, Love Conquers Hate" (set 8 days ago)
 
Location: The 12th State
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Thumbs down Stupid Halloween Candy

Ok I was just here on city data a little awhile ago ok an hour ago and thought hmmm I open up this variety pack of halloween candy.....
It just dawn on me when I look down saw all the wrappers around me and the Starbust I just cram in my mouth to see what it would be like to stick three in my mouth at the same time....

ooooo I am not in mood for dinner now
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Old 10-09-2008, 05:48 PM
 
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Yesterday afternoon I ate too many Mike & Ikes and got the sugar shakes.
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Old 10-09-2008, 06:15 PM
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Location: Planet Earth
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If it is not Chocolate, it is not worth unwrapping.
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Old 10-09-2008, 07:19 PM
 
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good and plenty--yuck!
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Old 10-10-2008, 11:46 AM
 
Location: Fredericksburg, Va
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I LOVE Good and Plenty's!!!!!!
We try not to be home on Halloween so that we don't have to buy candy! (No little kids, anymore! And very few in our neighborhood) If I buy candy for the 8 or so kids that DO come to the house, I'm left with stuff to either throw out, or eat. The "eat" option isn't for me!
Better to skip the whole thing!
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Old 10-10-2008, 11:49 AM
Status: "Books on my mind (and on my sofa, tables, etc.)" (set 26 days ago)
 
Location: South Bay Native
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Tootsie rolls - never liked 'em, never will. I don't understand why these are still available - no one I know likes them!
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Old 10-10-2008, 11:59 AM
 
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lol, I love both tootsie rolls AND good and plenty's. I'm weird
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Old 10-10-2008, 12:05 PM
 
Location: Texas
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I like the colored tootsie rolls (fruity flavored ones). Not the brown ones, though.

What is up with candy corn? I hated it as a kid but now find it strangely addictive during Halloween season.

Why is there still Bit'O'Honey? I think it is a conspiracy to keep dentists in business. That stuff pulls off more crowns...
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Old 10-10-2008, 12:08 PM
 
Location: In my own little corner... sittin' in Jax FL
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And Mary Janes... I like them but they melt in the wrappers. Odd things that they are.

We try not to be home either. I like to go to a public place like a church event or shopping center where they are doing Trick or Treating. When we did stay home, on a military base, my husband would stay home and pass out candy while I took the kids out. When the kids and I got home, 3/4 of their candy would go back in the bowl and the other would go in a ziplock to be eaten later. LOL
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Old 10-10-2008, 02:18 PM
 
Location: Whidbey Island, WA, USA
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We don't buy Halloween candy until just before Halloween... because we'll EAT IT!!! And we buy the mini candy bars - we're one of the houses the older kids try to come back to more than once in a night.

Love Halloween! We have no kids, and it used to be that we'd get all costumed up and go out to the bars just so we could see all the other getups. Now we just have a blast decorating the house and yard, getting dressed up at home and handing out candy. Our house has become kind of known in the neighborhood.
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