Food Theory: The DARK Secret of Oreos

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Oreos are one of the most beloved snacks out there but did you know that they have a DARK history? Theorists, let's talk about Hydrox cookies. Oh, you don't know what those are? They were Oreos BEFORE Oreos. That's right! That classic sandwich cookie taste you love so much did NOT start with Oreos! What happened? Watch to find out!
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Writers: Matthew Patrick, Emily Shwake, and Luke Barats
Editors: Danial "BanditRants" Keristoufi, Tyler Mascola, and Pedro Freitas
Assistant Editor: AlyssaBeCrazy
Sound Editor: Yosi Berman
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  • I'm b

    Mallory MarkinMallory Markin26 minutit tagasi
  • 2:31 E its in the bottem left corner

    Tom :DTom :D54 minutit tagasi
  • Pop quiz i am none of the above i eat the upper cookie part of the oreo and then eat the creamy part and eat the lower cookie part 👍👍👍

    HarisboiHarisboi54 minutit tagasi
  • "to this day" idk big man my aunt serves oreos and even my orthodox relatives dont eat hydrox's

    Doddle 07Doddle 07Tund tagasi
  • I did not now you had a kid

    Wyatt AtkinsWyatt AtkinsTund tagasi
  • I twist the top part and the bottom part off of the oreo and eat the cream or whatever it is

    pop_user2pop_user2Tund tagasi
  • This is the best Commercial hydrox could have ever got for free on top of it all

    K. GreenK. Green3 tundi tagasi
  • I guess Oreo sorta stumbled backwards into being vegan friendly too when they switched to vegetable oil. So they advertised it as such out of convenience.

    Cryptic CorgiCryptic Corgi5 tundi tagasi
  • 0:03 D

    JaksonJakson6 tundi tagasi
  • They actually have cream inside of them

    William LibbyWilliam Libby6 tundi tagasi
  • What about macaron day or cream filled

    William LibbyWilliam Libby6 tundi tagasi
  • I pull out the frosting and eat the cookie and do that 3 or 5 times and ball up the frosting and eat the frosting

    Ryland AngleRyland Angle8 tundi tagasi
  • Sounds like I'll be purchasing some Hydrox over Oreo

    StormingFoxStormingFox9 tundi tagasi
  • The Jewish community is a very small community, it doesn't make much sense to "Kosher" your products, yet the majority of products in your grocery store are "kosher". There should be a specialty market for that, not our mainstream foods. Why eat like a religion you are not apart of?

    StormingFoxStormingFox9 tundi tagasi
  • i eat it like an oreo matt, so the only answer is d

    stella weinbrennerstella weinbrenner9 tundi tagasi
  • D for me

    Dabest OkpeDabest Okpe9 tundi tagasi
  • D

    Nathaniel BakerNathaniel Baker9 tundi tagasi
  • I don't eat Oreos coz I don't like chocolate

    løneløne9 tundi tagasi
  • D

    Dillen CaseDillen Case9 tundi tagasi
  • Oreo was still on the right side when you said " sandwhich coockie fued "

    Maharudra BaviskarMaharudra Baviskar10 tundi tagasi
  • now, ruin life

    KrisKris10 tundi tagasi
  • C type of person here

    JustAAMVingGuyJustAAMVingGuy10 tundi tagasi
  • im for sure d guy

    Zman_DumaZman_Duma11 tundi tagasi
  • D

    Jamie WilsonJamie Wilson11 tundi tagasi
  • A

    Mr. ZebroMr. Zebro11 tundi tagasi
  • Sometimes I eat it normally and other times I only eat the stuff lol XD

    basically a candlebasically a candle11 tundi tagasi
  • E

    CorkyRabbit1213 ;ICorkyRabbit1213 ;I11 tundi tagasi
  • A

    kaitkait12 tundi tagasi
  • Anti trust laws would apply here as well or should be looked into.

    Toto ThedogToto Thedog12 tundi tagasi
  • I feel so famous! I work at the OU! Whoo! What I like most about this video is that it’s acknowledged how few of us there actually are in the world. Makes you think

    Stephanie SalemanStephanie Saleman13 tundi tagasi
  • D all the way

    Dwight SchruteDwight Schrute13 tundi tagasi
  • I think I remembered eating a hydrox once, mistaken it from an Oreo lol

    nairagarnairagar14 tundi tagasi
  • I Can Relate To D So D.

    Apple PrivacyApple Privacy14 tundi tagasi
  • Ok now I want Oreos

    speterbiltspeterbilt14 tundi tagasi
  • A I don't twist it apart.

    GG14 tundi tagasi
  • I was betrayed by oreos :(

    Emanuel LeijaEmanuel Leija15 tundi tagasi
  • I am a b and c

    Liam McKinnonLiam McKinnon15 tundi tagasi
  • Now i get it with the dark in the title

    Setyx !Setyx !16 tundi tagasi
  • A

    Elijah ChellewElijah Chellew16 tundi tagasi
  • Please tell me I’m not the only one that stabs my Oreos with a fork then drown it in milk before eating it.

    Yeeyeet_Avi Potato addictionYeeyeet_Avi Potato addiction16 tundi tagasi
  • A:eat it like a normal person

    HaloGamer112HaloGamer11216 tundi tagasi
  • B :)

    EmberTheFox27EmberTheFox2717 tundi tagasi
  • a

    Max9000Max900017 tundi tagasi
  • D

    Jacob ClayJacob Clay17 tundi tagasi
  • D

    SparkPlayzSparkPlayz17 tundi tagasi
  • Yo im Muslim 8:16

    Alya Mohammed AkbarAlya Mohammed Akbar18 tundi tagasi
  • a

    Matthew WelchMatthew Welch18 tundi tagasi
  • A heh heh

    Keoni Jackson Roblox user faneax1Keoni Jackson Roblox user faneax118 tundi tagasi
  • Next time I go to the store I’m looking for hydrox

    Normal HumanNormal Human18 tundi tagasi
  • I have a migraine condition so if hydrox is also MSG free then they can consider me a customer as well.

    arlothedinoarlothedino18 tundi tagasi
  • Theres another copy neo i believe

    GoldiGoldi19 tundi tagasi
  • A

    Kacper KiljanKacper Kiljan19 tundi tagasi
  • Hyrdox: Oreo.. Grrrr OREO U AMN RIPOFF Oreo: Uhh, Who are you are you????

    Dhruv BagriDhruv Bagri19 tundi tagasi
  • B and D, in that order.

    LukeDude759LukeDude75919 tundi tagasi
  • d

    Nightmare gamesNightmare games19 tundi tagasi
  • im a b kinda person

    Star PlatniumStar Platnium20 tundi tagasi
  • hydroxychloroquine cookies to stop Coronavirus.

    The NeoreformationistThe Neoreformationist20 tundi tagasi
  • Can you make a thory about Red 40 dye?

    Bella2692 LBella2692 L20 tundi tagasi
  • a

    L1L PlugL1L Plug20 tundi tagasi
  • The food terrori- I mean uh- uh - the food theorists hehe 😅

    Acid XAcid X20 tundi tagasi
  • Imma be that guy, but the old recipe from the 80's was amazing. Give me lard icing over chemical oil whatever.

    feh mehfeh meh21 tund tagasi
  • we need a story time about dat

    madaidne 1767madaidne 176722 tundi tagasi
  • I’m a d person

    The new KidThe new Kid22 tundi tagasi
  • I bet MATPAT is gonna get a lot of angry letters from oreo

    PokeHearts 121PokeHearts 12123 tundi tagasi
  • Who else is gonna start trying out hyrdrox cookies

    PokeHearts 121PokeHearts 12123 tundi tagasi
  • d

    Sellar UptonSellar Upton23 tundi tagasi
  • B

    Sean CrisostomoSean Crisostomo23 tundi tagasi
  • I'm a D type of person honestly, But make it 3 sleeves of oreo because I know no limits

    EXENOXEXENOXPäev tagasi
  • im d

    1231854312318543Päev tagasi
  • A

    Ali AhuxamAli AhuxamPäev tagasi
  • Like how Marvel almost bought DC let's have Oreo just by Hydrox so it's dead forever.

    Mod MakerMod MakerPäev tagasi
  • I think i am a d type of guy

    Seia hamalawSeia hamalawPäev tagasi
  • i've made a 10x cream oreo so thats what im going what

  • Answer e all of the above

    the wolf packthe wolf packPäev tagasi
  • I like soggy cookies

    Steven WhiteSteven WhitePäev tagasi
  • My sister :A Me:ALL

    ꧁sally-chan꧂꧁sally-chan꧂Päev tagasi
  • B

    Miki GobieMiki GobiePäev tagasi
  • D

    VixenVixenPäev tagasi

    nawanit _pradhannawanit _pradhanPäev tagasi
  • im a letter D type of person

    Jan Archie DiazJan Archie DiazPäev tagasi
  • do a video about hellofresh

    Legolas NosenseLegolas NosensePäev tagasi
  • Jessii Vee does the same but makes you scared of everything

    Natalie ANatalie APäev tagasi
  • I’m a p type of person because I pull the Oreo apart and then lick the cream off and eat the biscuit bit

    Natalie ANatalie APäev tagasi
  • i am going to have to go with c

    Sarah SurberSarah SurberPäev tagasi
  • Mondelez مونديليز

    Mohd AzanMohd AzanPäev tagasi
  • D

    Riker FisherRiker FisherPäev tagasi
  • d

    Anonymous PersonAnonymous PersonPäev tagasi
  • I don't like oreo

    Dominick FlynnDominick FlynnPäev tagasi
  • Hey I'm a part time employee with Mondelēz!

    Jaron RodriguezJaron RodriguezPäev tagasi
  • Steph: so mat how many child’s lives do think your going to destroy today Matpat: yes

    ZovenZovenPäev tagasi
  • A, just like a normal cookie

    That One Crazy WeabooThat One Crazy WeabooPäev tagasi
  • I am a 🅱️ person

    Mohd AzanMohd AzanPäev tagasi
  • D

    Lance Saulsberry Jr.Lance Saulsberry Jr.Päev tagasi
  • D I'm wired

    christina baganchristina baganPäev tagasi
  • D

    Mike ScalzoMike ScalzoPäev tagasi
  • I run them under the tap because they taste the same with either milk or water, it’s the sogginess that counts

    Lee MasonLee MasonPäev tagasi
  • I don't need the code, I don't consume food.

    ExistsExistsPäev tagasi

    Knife BoyKnife BoyPäev tagasi
  • My answer A B C I also eat it like a pizza

    Krew FanKrew FanPäev tagasi
  • I twist my cookie to come apart eat the stuffing off the cookie dunk then dunk the two cookies left in milk until soggy then stuff it in my mouth. I know im weird lol.

    Blue StormBlue StormPäev tagasi