I was all excited about this list from Delish.com that tells you the most popular candy from the year you were born...there's only one problem...

It only goes back to 1980.

Really Delish?  It's come to this?  I'm too old for your list?  I guess root beer barrels and lemon drops are too old too huh?

Well, if you were born in 1980 or after, here's the list of the list of the most popular candy from the year you were born by decade...

The 80s

  • 1980 - Big League Chew
  • 1981 - Jelly Belly jelly beans
  • 1982 - Reese's Pieces (Thanks E.T.)
  • 1983 - gummy worms
  • 1984 - Skittles
  • 1985 - Sour Patch Kids
  • 1986 - Cella's chocolate-covered cherries
  • 1987 - Air Heads
  • 1988 - Push Pops
  • 1989 - Hershey's Symphony bars

The 90's

  • 1990 - Hershey's bars
  • 1991 - Reese's Peanut Butter Cups
  • 1992 - Dove chocolate bars
  • 1993 - Hershey's Cookies and Cream bars
  • 1994 - War Heads 
  •  1995 - Starburst jelly beans
  • 1996 - gummy candy
  • 1997 - Surge soda (Wait…Soda was the most popular CANDY??)
  • 1998 - Baby Bottle Pop
  • 1999 - Jolly Rancher lollipops

2000's

  • 2000 - Bertie Bott's Every Flavor Beans
  • 2001 - Twizzlers
  • 2002 - M&M's
  • 2003 - Jolt Energy Gum
  • 2004 - Candy Corn
  • 2005 - Lollipops
  • 2006 - Milk Duds
  • 2007 - Candy Corn
  • 2008 - Gummy Bears
  • 2009 -Milky Way

The 2010's (Is that how you say that decade?)

  • 2010 - Snickers
  • 2011 - Dubble Bubble Painterz Mouth Coloring Bubble Gum
  • 2012 - Kit Kats
  • 2013 - Butterfinger
  • 2014 - M&M's
  • 2015 - Hershey's Candy Corn Bars
  • 2016 - Reese's
  • 2017 - Reese's
  • 2018 - ???

What will it be this year?  What candy do you remember being popular when you were a kid?