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Ditto the candy corn, by far. Yes -- horrid, vile, no redeeming features, etc., etc. Tootsie Rolls, meh, but I still like Tootsie Roll Pops. Little kids like them, too, because we'd hold out a bunch and give each one their choice of flavor. We're giving out half-sized Kit Kats this year, though.