Tide Pod doughnuts are irreverent response to harmful trend
January 26, 2018
CAROLINA BEACH, N.C. (AP) — Bakers are responding to the dangerous "Tide Pod challenge" with sweet and savory irreverence.
Wake N Bake Donuts in Carolina Beach, North Carolina, and Kansas-based Hurts Donut have both made pastries decorated to look like the laundry detergent pods, which are at the center of a dangerous social media trend.
The "Tide Pod challenge" has gained attention in recent weeks as a social media-fueled trend in which teenagers eat single-load laundry detergent packets and post videos.
The North Carolina doughnut shop said on its Facebook page last week that an employe...