You know that dream that Homer Simpson has about the land of chocolate when a German company takes over the Nuclear Power Plant?

We imagine that’s exactly what this was like.

 

Residents of a Swiss town reported last Friday that chocolate had begun falling from the sky in parts of the town.

Again, in our heads that meant full blocks of that delicious sea salt chocolate or maybe thousands of creme eggs.

Not quite. It was more of a fine cocoa powder.

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The powder reportedly began falling from the sky after the ventilation system at the local Lindt factory began to malfunction.

Or so they say…maybe it was actually an excellent marketing stunt?

The ventilation system has now been repaired, sadly.

Either way, it’s a good excuse to post Tay Zonday’s absolute classic Chocolate Rain: