Peeps seem innocent enough. The Easter candies are soft, sweet, pastel-colored and come in chick and bunny form.
But, as even the greatest Peep-lovers will admit, they’re weird. Really weird. Especially when microwaved. And, best of all, they bring out the weird in all of us!
As we count down the days (five!) to the announcement of the winner of the Post’s annual Peeps diorama contest, we thought it would be fun to round up some of our favorite Peeps-themed Web sites and blog posts, featuring stories, activities, recipes and ... science experiments. They range from the curious to the truly bizarre.
Simply epic: Lord of the Peeps
Disgusting -- or delicious? Peeps meet chocolate milk
Fight to the death: Peeps jousting
Peeps + Sushi = Peepshi
Peeps + microwave = mess
Peeps + graham cracker + chocolate + microwave = S’meepsTweet What's your favorite Peeps-inspired Web site? Leave a comment below -- or tweet it out using #peepshow2011.
And check back with The Buzz for a daily dose of Peepsy goodness, leading up to the big reveal of the “Peeps Show 2011” contest winner next week.