Didn’t life seem a lot more fascinating as a child? I mean, some literally spent all-day hopping on beds, treating it as a trampoline. As adults, we tend to see a bed simply as something used for sleeping. Continue reading to see ten more reasons why geeks should always be kids at heart.

5 Interesting candy facts:

  1. Candy became widely available only 130 years ago. Until then, people would make their own fudge or caramel at home.
  2. Candy is a health scapegoat – 100 years ago, doctors blamed candy for the spread of polio. In the mid to late 20th century it was blamed for tooth decay. Now it is blamed for obesity.
  3. Candy accounts for only 6% of the added sugar in the American diet. Soft drinks and juice account for 46%.
  4. Candy is the 575th most popular name for girls.
  5. It’s unbelievable now, but candy once was advertised as health food. “Eat Tootsie Rolls – The Luscious Candy That Helps Beat Fatigue.”

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