“Though tempting, the practice is wrong-headed. Giving out full-size candy bars misses the point of Halloween.” Ian Bogost argues that big candy bars have no place on Halloween. (I’m just linking to this to troll my kids…)

+ “The problem can be traced to the end of milk-production quotas in April 2015 that led to a glut early last year in Europe, and a drastic drop in prices. This prompted production cuts by spring this year.” Bloomberg: France Is Running Out of Butter for Its Croissants.