Someone very wise mentioned that this is clearly tied to the poor economy. He said something about investing in Kraft and Beer companies when times are hard.
I agree. I have always seen candy as a comfort food, a food from childhood. I don't much care for it as an adult but it does offer comfort.
Halloween in my neighborhood this year reached epic proportions as far as I could tell. Full sized candy bars being handed out. No little bits of yucky candy. No toothbrushes to be sure.
I found myself wanting to repeal the candy tax and let the kids keep it all. What a treasure they collected.
What will happen tomorrow? Will Obama really win?
I wait for the world to crack open and be born into a new era of hope for peace. I wait for Reid and Alex to be born into this world.