The discovery of sugar powder was a landmark event in the history of the Benson family. In total significance, it ranked right up there with Pearl Harbor and catching our first mink. For my brother and I, it certainly was the moral equivalent of our first piece of ass.
Chapter 7, page 85
Ragnar’s Guide to Home and Recreational Use of High Explosives
[Sugar powder is a substitute for black powder made from household sugar and potassium chlorate.–Joe]