DailyDirt: Nothing To Fear, Maybe

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The urban legend about poisoned candy on Halloween has pushed parents away from handing out home-made treats -- even though the realistic odds of finding dangerous treats is vanishingly small. Still, there are some crazy people out there, so maybe it's better safe than sorry. Just know that getting hit by a car while crossing the street is a far more frequent occurrence on Halloween.... If you'd like to read more awesome and interesting stuff, check out this unrelated (but not entirely random!) Techdirt post.

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    Anonymous Coward, 1 Nov 2012 @ 5:13pm

    wow another urban myth that wont die

    copycats will keep this alive forever... and no one will let their guard down b/c they're doing it "for the kids"

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