WEEKEND READING – 10/15/2016


Here are a few interesting junk food-related stories from the past week or so. Enjoy.

The 1970s Monster Cereal That Caused a Pink Poop Panic (via Atlas Obscura)

Why is the green M&M so seductive? (via Food.Mic)

Inside the secret, backroom deals big brands make to vie for control over grocery stores (via Quartz)

The Enduring Mystery of the Oreo Cookie Design (via Mental Floss)

Cheetos Chicken Fries Are America’s Bland, Corporate Future (via Spin)