18 Everyday Items With Sick & Twisted Origin Stories You Probably Didn't Know

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Vote up the products and objects with the most surprising backstories.

"What everyday item has a sick and twisted origin story?"

Over on Reddit, people are sharing the dark and twisted history of everyday objects, and some of the responses are a little appalling. Did you know the dark uses of a charcuterie board? Or how decaf coffee came into being? The answers might shock you.