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Skittles Highway Spill Reveals Awful Trend In The Food Industry

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 01.24.2017 | Impact

This article is part of HuffPost’s Reclaim campaign, an ongoing project spotlighting the world’s waste crisis and how we can begin to solve it. Am...

You'll Get Sick When You Find Out Why A Highway Was Covered In Skittles

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 01.19.2017 | Weird News

A Wisconsin town was seeing red after hundreds of thousands of Skittles ― all red ― were found Tuesday night dumped along a highway. Now authoriti...

Is Donald Like Ronald? We Ask RReagan And MMatalin To Compare The 1980 And 2016 Debates

Mark Green | Posted 09.25.2016 | Politics
Mark Green

2014-02-03-BothSidesNowLogoPlaincolhirescopy1.jpgEach panelist has inside experience with presidential debates moving the needle -- how Reagan passed his 'Commander-in-Chief' orals and how Gore won on points but, sigh, lost politically. Since Trump, Clinton & Holt each benefits from a calm persona, the Host thinks this debate may be far more about policy than personality. Isn't that a good thing?

Our White Unbelief

Jonathan Williams | Posted 09.23.2016 | Religion
Jonathan Williams

The white majority has made their narrative, their tradition, and their experiences the ones that define the American story. Anything else is not to be trusted or believed. In fact, anyone who is unable to conform to the white tradition is immediately met with skepticism.

Conan Releases Donald Trump's Other Candy-Related Ads

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 09.22.2016 | Comedy

After Donald Trump Jr. compared Syrian refugees to Skittles on Monday, the internet understandably lost its s**t. But wait there’s more! Conan revea...

Here Are Just A Few Epic Stock Photo Fails

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 09.21.2016 | Politics

Donald Trump Jr. received swift backlash on Monday after he tweeted a stock image of a bowl of Skittles and compared Syrian refugees to the candy: Th...

Trump Jr.'s Candy Covered Cruelty

Rev. Dr. Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite | Posted 09.20.2016 | Religion
Rev. Dr. Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite

A piece of candy is just a thing, isn't it? Have you ever discarded a piece of candy you thought you might not like? Did you feel any guilt about it? Of course not. It was just a piece of candy.

Former Refugee Says Donald Trump Jr. Stole His Skittles Photo

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 09.22.2016 | Politics

Hey Donald Trump Jr., the next time you tweet a wildly inaccurate anti-refugee graphic, don’t swipe the work of an actual former refugee in the proc...

Trump Jr.'s Poisoned Skittles Tweet Goes Horrifically -- And Hilariously -- Awry

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 09.22.2016 | Politics

Donald Trump Jr. might want to lay off the candy. The son of the Republican presidential candidate was skewered on Twitter on Monday for his bizarre ...

Donald Trump Jr. Compares Syrian Refugees To Bowl Of Skittles

The Huffington Post | Marina Fang | Posted 09.22.2016 | Politics

Donald Trump Jr. used a bowl of Skittles to claim that admitting Syrian refugees poses a threat to the United States, perpetuating an unfounded fear. ...

From Wiener Dogs to 'Puppy Monkey Baby,' Super Bowl 50 Brands in Review

Stephen Rosa | Posted 02.10.2017 | Business
Stephen Rosa

Super Bowl 50 was a boring game. Most of its commercials were too. Like the poor guy in AstraZeneca's opioid-induced constipation ad, I kept longing for something truly big to happen, but I too was poop out of luck.

This Famous Mouth Stars In Skittles' Super Bowl Ad

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.21.2016 | Sports

At age 67, Steven Tyler is rockin' a Super Bowl commercial. A Skittles spokesman told The Huffington Post that the Aerosmith frontman will be featured...

Branded Content: The Currency of Connection

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 01.09.2017 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

The rise of "content" is a fundamental 21st century marketing phenomenon. But is "advertising," deliberate messages broadcast at one time to swathes of people, dead?

Swap Your Weird, Unwanted Gifts For Skittles This Holiday Season

The Huffington Post | Samantha Guff | Posted 12.25.2015 | Weird News

Not a fan of that sweater grandma knit you? Bummed out over another pair of ugly socks from your cousin? Not to worry, Skittles has a sweet solution. ...

Marshawn Lynch Talks Skittles In Bizarre Evine Live Segment

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.01.2015 | Sports

As much as Marshawn Lynch hates the media, he loves his Skittles. The Seattle Seahawks running back has been known to eat them on the sideline and is ...

Watch Marshawn Lynch Go Beast Mode Into An End Zone Of Skittles

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 06.30.2015 | Sports

Taste the Beast Mode rainbow.

The Bizarre Food Obsessions Of Pro Athletes

Bon Appetit | Posted 02.04.2014 | Taste
Bon Appetit

Can you really fault athletes for these tendencies?

PHOTO: Stirring Trayvon Tribute In Brooklyn

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 07.29.2013 | New York

A day after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the murder of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, an outline of a body, drawn in chalk and traced over...

NBA Player Has Serious Candy Habit

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.01.2013 | Sports

Michael Beasley doesn't sugarcoat his candy habit. The Phoenix Suns player told the Arizona Republic that he eats "six or seven packs" of Skittles a d...

Taste The Really Weird Rainbow: 11 Of The Strangest Skittles Tweets

Posted 01.23.2013 | Home

It is hard to market "weirdness" successfully, but Skittles has somehow managed to do so. Remember those bestiality ads featuring a particularly ugly ...

Every Skittle Lovers Fantasy Machine

Posted 11.06.2012 | Small Business

Do you absolutely and utterly loathe orange skittles? Have you spent hours of your life sifting through bags of the colorful candy to find that Skittl...

Woman, Walrus Make Out In Skittles Ad That Has Conservative Advocacy Group Crying Foul

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.29.2012 | Weird News

Bobby the walrus has some serious game. In the latest Skittles ad, the large, flippered walrus is caught making out with an attractive blonde on a ...

WATCH: Skittles' Weird New Bestiality Ad

Posted 08.05.2012 | Home

Skittles' new ad isn't shying away from controversy. Their latest is all about bestiality -- with a walrus -- and some people are up in arms over it. ...

Life Lessons From Trale Lewous

Peri Pakroo | Posted 06.17.2012 | Home
Peri Pakroo

Nathan Barnatt is an amazing comedian and has made a huge name for himself by putting out YouTube videos playing different characters. My fave character is Trale Lewous, "self-proclaimed spokeperson for candy."

Jennifer Bendery

Gun Control Group Launches Petition: 'Freedom To Buy Skittles Without Getting Shot' | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A major gun control group on Monday launched a nationwide petition to Congress -- "The Freedom To Buy Skittles Without Getting Shot" -- ...