Posts tagged "candy"

Japanese Girl Group In Trouble for “Suggestive” Candy Commercial

The Japanese girl group AKB48 is under fire for filming a series of suggestive candy ads that some claim promote homosexuality. The group’s ads for a sugary gummy candy feature…

Julie Gerstein | April 20, 2012 - 4:20 pm

Weekend Project: Homemade Cadbury Creme Eggs

I know it’s super easy to go out and buy a lifetime supply of Cadbury Creme Eggs, and it may be a little Pinterest-y of me to suggest that it’s…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 24, 2012 - 10:00 am

Candy That Explodes In Your Mouth

As a fan of gummy candies — Sour Patch Kids forever! — I’m distressed by the existence of Spermies. The claim that there’s been “no salt added” doesn’t do much…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 2, 2012 - 10:00 am

What Do We Think Of “Pothead” Candy?

Some things really get my goat when it comes to kids, like little girls wearing heavy makeup. (Cough, cough.) But pot leaf-shaped candy? Meh.

Parents around the country…

Jessica Wakeman | October 11, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Watch Amy Poehler Review Candy

Wouldn’t it be awesome to sit around with “Parks and Recreation” stars Amy Poehler, Aubrey Plaza and Rashida Jones and eat a bunch of candy? Well now you can! Watch…

Julie Gerstein | October 8, 2011 - 9:00 am

Stir Things Up With These Peppermint Cocktail Stirrers

One of our favorite things to do during the holidays is to take things that are already awesome — like chocolate brownies, kitty cats, and cocktails, for example — and…

Wendy Atterberry | December 9, 2010 - 2:50 pm

The Candy Hierarchy

For the most part I agree with this fairly detailed ranking of the various candies given out on Halloween. However, I am distressed by the absence of Sour Patch Kids.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 29, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Mariah Carey Wants You To Smell Like Candy

When Nick Cannon proposed to his lady, Mariah Carey, he hid her engagement rock inside a Ring Pop lollipop, as a nod to her love for the candy, then replicated…

Bianca Posterli | June 23, 2010 - 7:15 pm

Holly Madison Debuts A Jewelry Line … Candy Jewelry, That Is

Aww, that’s sweet: Playboy babe Holly Madison is debuting a line of edible candy necklaces for the Las Vegas candy store, The Sugar Factory. Random, no? It only kinda-sorta makes…

Jessica Wakeman | May 21, 2010 - 4:07 pm

These Peeps Are Turning Japanese

Remember playing house with your kindergarten boyfriend and Play-Doh food? Well, Peepshi is the sushi equivalent of taking something wholly adult and giving it a juvenile rebirth. All you need…

Kelli Bender | April 4, 2010 - 2:30 pm

Suck On This: Massimo Gammacurta Logo Lollipops

If you’re the type who drools over a pair of pumps, Massimo Gammacurta’s work should appeal to you. The New York-based fashion photographer is famous for concocting stylish still life…

Leonora Epstein | May 7, 2009 - 11:00 am

Crave: Sunny Seed Drops

We’ve had a hankering for all things sweet since we were in single digits, and candy was one of the first words we knew how to spell. Since we weren’t…

Catherine Strawn | January 23, 2009 - 7:00 pm

This Piece Of Chocolate Looks Awfully Familiar

Sometimes the web makes me laugh so hard. A chocolate company is selling creamy, delicious candies in the shape of anuses. But they’re Belgian! That means they’re tasty. [The Incredible

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 14, 2008 - 1:45 pm

Worms Do Not Enhance The Taste Of Chocolate

More than $1 billion of chocolate is purchased for Valentine’s Day alone, but apparently not all of it is edible. CBS2 in New York City purchased six bags of chocolate…

Catherine Strawn | February 12, 2008 - 2:30 pm
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