With Halloween just around the corner, millions of children are anxiously awaiting the one day a year they get tons of free candy just by asking for it. But what was once a rare treat has become a daily vice. Most Americans, young and old, eat way too much sugar points out John Oliver. As humans, we are genetically programmed to love sugar. Realizing this, the food industry adds it to about everything they can. But is this damaging our society?