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The Hip Hop Candyfest Interviews Pt.1

With Hip Hop CandyFest just around the corner, the folks at Candy Funhouse wanted some deeper insight into the lives of the youth at Argus Residence, as they are the main reason for this event.

With this in mind, we formulated and asked them some question about their lives, what drives them, and the lessons they've learned -- the responses we got were eye-opening and inspiring. 

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Hip Hop Candyfest Interviews Pt. 2

Diving deep again with the youths at Argus in the second part of this interview series we get a better idea of where they come from and where they want to go. 
We asked the same questions to a group of youths and got different answers from each one. Here's what they had to say...

When asked to describe their lives in a few sentences or less, the answers varied from one word answers to insightful reflections.

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Let Go of My Necco!

I've popped the top off a pack of NECCO Wafers and I can't stop! 

There's something about the soft, smooth texture and wafer-like shape that just makes eating these a really enjoyable experience. They're also easy to eat while still being full of great flavour - 8 to be exact: orange, lemon, lime, clove, chocolate, liquorice and wintergreen. Although all their flavours are good, I'm going to have to go with orange as my favourite, hands down...
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Now & Later? More Like Now & Now!

Now & Later? More Like Now & Now!

As a Candy Connoisseur it is my job to explore candies of all kind, and with the vast variety of treats and sweets available at the Candy Funhouse I often come across something I've never tried before.

 
Today for example I had my first Now & Later Fruit Chews experience, a classic retro candy. One of the first things I immediately noticed was the quality -- it melts so easily once it's in your mouth and is the perfect amount of chewy without being overly sticky, indicating to me that high quality ingredients were used. Although initially a hard candy, once moistened in your mouth quickly becomes like edible bubble gum and makes for an enjoyable snack that makes whatever you're doing a little sweeter. 

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Hip Hop - The Most Impacting Youth Culture

Societal issues are only showing us what’s preventing us from truly living freely, and if we address these things instead of being controlled by the fear of them, can become a means to transform them to be something of high use value. 
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