Chris Higgins is the author of The Blogger Abides and writes for This American Life, The Atlantic, Breakfast on Mars, and The Magazine. You can follow him at chrishiggins.com.
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M&M’s stands for “Mars & Murrie’s,” the last names of the candy’s founders.