If a tub of Crisco burns for 45 days as a candle, why in the hell would you add that kind of fat to your food? (Crisco Candle for emergency situations. Simply put a piece of string in a tub of shortening, and it will burn for up to 45 days.
Sore Throat Relief: The marshmallow was first made to help relieve a sore throat! Just eat a few of them when your throat is hurting and let them do their magic. Good to know for sick kids who probably won't mind an excuse to eat marshmallows.