Word of the Day Sukariyot: The Devil That Tells You Its Name

Hebrew candy makes no bones about what it really is - sugar with sugar on top.

When my 5-year-old daughter was younger, she attempted to get the bigger people in her life to give her what she wanted by invoking the worst threat she could think of: not being allowed to taste her candy. The fact that this stash of sweets was completely imaginary did nothing to lessen her determination, though it did prompt a few behind-the-hand laughs from her would-be extortionees.