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Episode 313 - Paper
Confetti
Historic Confetti!
Did you know that the tradition of throwing confetti can be traced as far back as Pagan times? When rice and nuts were tossed at newlyweds in hopes of boosting their fertility. The word Confetti comes from the Italian word meaning confectionary and old Italian customs included throwing nuts coated in sugar at the couple. Nowadays, paper is the confetti of choice… well it is for everyone except the person who has to clean it up!