Remember these when you were little?

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1970's Pop Rocks Candy Commercial

Oh yes, Pop Rocks. This is the candy that killed "Mikey" from the Life cereal ads -- you know, "Hey Mikey! He likes it!" Okay, so that turned out to be a rumor. He didn't really eat three packs of cherry Pop Rocks, wash them down with a can of Coke, and suffer a chemical reaction that turned him into a parade balloon. But it made a great story, and any kid who endured eating anything more than a tiny serving of Pop Rocks would be excused for believing it was true. Pop rocks were one of the few candies in my childhood that physically hurt. The tiny, sharp explosions spiked your tongue, and you were afraid of swallowing them and winding up like Mikey, or worse. The fad that surrounded Pop Rocks made them the candy to have in the 1970s, and it's unlikely that anyone who came of age in the 1970s didn't at last try them. Pop Rocks were a little dangerous, a little illegal-seeming, and pretty much totally unpleasant. But we loved them! SOURCE