Popular Things That Had a Shady Past

MilkyWay candies, the periodic table, Superman

Not all great things have a stellar past; great things often come from humble backgrounds or failures. Sometimes geniuses are born because of a wrong they did or a wrong they were done to. Regardless, there are innumerable instances from history when voluntary or involuntary accidents gave the world some of the most iconic…

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