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It Is the Land of Chocolate After All

From The Guardian:

A street in a western German town got a repaving worthy of Willy Wonka when a tonne of chocolate flowed out of a factory and solidified on the pavement.

The German newspaper Soester Anzeiger reported that a “small technical defect” involving a storage tank caused the chocolate to spill out from the DreiMeister chocolate factory in Westönnen.

After hitting the chilly pavement, the milk chocolate quickly hardened.

It took 25 firefighters, using shovels, hot water and torches, to remove the chocolate.

Once again, The Simpsons did it better.

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