A NOD TO PEEPS

IT'S NOT EASTER WITHOUT PEEPSIn 1953, it took 27 hours to create one Marshmallow Peep. Today, it takes six minutes. The first Peeps were squeezed one at a time out of a pastry tube and the eyes were painted on by hand. Now, machines create 3,500 Peep eyes per minute.Just Born's Bethlehem, Pa., factory makes more than 1 billion Peeps a year -- that's 4 million Peeps a day.Most popular color: yellowCalories: 32Watch The Power of the Peeps - Documentary trailer on FanpopThey are ubiquitous time of year in the US. You could get Peepified starting just after Valentine's [...]