Candy Corn Is Made From Bugs?!

Candy Corn Is Made From Bugs?!

If you’re looking for someone to pair up with during cuffing season, you better get vaccinated. A new survey from Match.com revealed that a person’s vaccination status has become the biggest requirement when it comes to singles looking for love. It’s an even bigger deal breaker than politics or religion. So instead of standing next to that rented Ferrari for your profile picture, maybe pose with a syringe? (NY Daily News)

Attention candy corn haters! Some people think candy corn is the best part of Halloween. Others just think it’s gross. While I’m not taking sides, I will tell you that candy corn is made of bugs! Seriously. The “confectioners’ glaze” that coats candy corn, contains “lac-resin” — a goo that a tropical critter called the lac bug secretes to protect itself.  Ewww! (USA Today)

The Washingtonian says Danielle Witt and Ben Rocky Harris recently purchased the Exorcist home in Washington D.C.. The house was the site of the events that inspired The Exorcist. Witt and her partner were able to buy the home on the cheap because several other contracts fell through after the buyers learned about the history of the home. It might be a good buy if the demons kicked in on the mortgage payments.

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