Flamin’ Hot Cheetos have ignited a firestorm of controversy. According to ABC News and HuffPo, schools in Illinois, California, and New Mexico have pulled them from lunch menus due to their high-salt, high-fat, and potentially addictive qualities. Manufacturer Frito Lay is careful not to market to kids, but it seems its “not-marketing” is not working: Kids seem to love them. In fact, some kids love them so much that they created a rap to honor the snack:
This fiery snack also has a Facebook page of its own with almost 50,000 followers. WTFood?!
Check out the nutrition label and decide for yourself: