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Watch as Texas Tech Puts Fruitcake to the Ultimate Test

Lacey Nobles

December 27, 2015

(VIDEO) On National Fruitcake Day, we took the candied confection to the Debris Impact Testing Lab.

Around the holidays, the super-sweet, ultra-rich, oft-ridiculed fruitcake usually makes an appearance at family gatherings. But once the gifts have been unwrapped, and the eggnog imbibed, what do you do with the left over fruitcake?

On National Fruitcake Day, we put the candied confection to the test at the Texas Tech University Debris Impact Testing Lab at the National Wind Institute. The results are smashing.



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