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TOPIC: Halloween Candy

Halloween Candy 02 Nov 2015 10:45 #8350

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Apparently, there is news going around to parents that they should check all their children’s candy in which they gathered on Halloween. This is primarily due to the fact that their has been needles found in chocolate bars. Just the idea of someone doing this intentionally is making me upset. This news is not exactly new to me. I heard a similar story last year, where they found big amounts of drugs in candy bars. Not only that, but two years ago another situation happened that hurt some kids on Halloween. These horrendous stories unfortunately happen every year. Yes, many people are lucky and they don't become victims of these hurtful acts, but we still need to be aware of these damaging incidents. We can’t stop these people who can’t think correctly before they doing a wrong action. We don't know that people will drug kids or put needles in candy they give out to hurt them, so we can’t stop them. But, what we can do, is watch our kids, make sure you know where they are going trick or treating, if they are younger maybe even go with them, to watch over them and make sure they don't eat anything bad. Obviously, Halloween recently passed, so I’m just giving a recommendation to everyone to be careful for the upcoming years.
I read this news on Fox News, here is the link, .
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Halloween Candy 03 Nov 2015 23:01 #8366

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I don't understand how people can be so evil. They know that a child going to eat that candy and they put such thing in them. Its make me wonder what they had to go through in their life to make them want to do such thing honestly. I am scare to raise my son in a world full with so much hatred. what can we come together and be good to each other is that too much to ask. Because we live in society filled with so much hatred and manipulation and corruption is ridiculous honestly,
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Halloween Candy 08 Nov 2015 11:40 #8384

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A parent having to check their child’s candy has been something parents have had to do for years, but trick-or-treating hasn’t been limited to just candy anymore. I’ve heard of people giving out cans of soda and apples, which is super weird. I remember when I was about eight, my brother and I and some of our neighborhood friends were trick-or-treating and someone gave us each a handful of matches. After that, the night was pretty much ruined. Some people are just extremely cruel and think it’s funny to hurt or play jokes on kids because they are so vulnerable.
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