8 Things You didn't Know About Breaking Bad
1 Of 8 Walter White And Heisenberg Were REAL!
- Walter White: In 2008, an Alabama man (1st photo, above) earned a place on the state’s Most Wanted list thanks to his thriving meth business. Admittedly, he was neither a teacher nor a cancer sufferer. But his name? Walter White.
- Heisenberg: The name Walt gives to his alter ego, “Heisenberg”, is a tip of the hat to Werner Heisenberg, one of the most important physicists of the 20th century. He won the Nobel Prize for developing the theory of quantum mechanics.
2 Of 8 "Blue Sky" Meth Is Candy
If you think the blue meth that Jesse and Walt cook up looks tasty, that's because it's technically edible. The crew uses crystallized sugar and blue food coloring to create the sweet, sweet meth.