30 Fascinating Facts About All That Candy You Love

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Valentine's Day is almost here, when a person's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of candy. With that in mind, here are the strangest, most surprising facts our readers could find about candy in its various forms.

Special thanks to Amomaxia for suggesting this topic. Please direct your complaints about weight gain or cavities to him.

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