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food-features

Why This Baker Turned Chernobyl and the Oklahoma City Bombing Into Cakes

Paige Heimark is a 'disaster artist' who uses cake to underscore how we consume trauma.
Emma Orlow
7.1.19
food news

Woman Asked for a Mariah Carey Birthday Cake, Got Marie Curie Instead

“All I want for Christmas is u(ranium).”
Jelisa Castrodale
6.17.19
Recipe

Rhubarb Upside-Down Cake Recipe

Rhubarb and hazelnuts pair up in this slightly tart and sweet dessert, perfect for spring.
Janine Booth
4.23.19
Recipe

Perfect Carrot Cake Recipe

How can you improve carrot cake? Add pineapple jam and coconut flakes.
Natasha Pickowicz
4.4.19
Recipe

Rhubarb, Blueberry, and Yogurt Cake Recipe

Is it breakfast? Is it dessert? Don't worry about it and just enjoy this simple loaf of fruit perfection.
Farideh Sadeghin
3.14.19
Off-Menu

It's Wednesday, February 13, and the 'Piss Christ' Artist Bought a Slice of Trump's Wedding Cake

Plus, even the LA Times thinks In-N-Out's fries are bad.
Hannah Keyser
2.13.19
Cannabis

A Family Birthday Descended into Chaos After Someone Put Weed in the Cake

Several party guests greened out, vomited, and had to be sent to the hospital. Two of them were in their 80s.
Gavin Butler
2.11.19
Off-Menu

It's Tuesday, January 29, and There's an International Craft Beer Grifter Afoot

Plus: shockingly, "Build that Wall" Valentine's cookies didn't go over super well.
Hannah Keyser
1.29.19
WTF

Facebook Rejects Mardi Gras King Cake Ad for 'Excessive' Nudity of Plastic Babies

King Cake Snob tried to push back, pointing out that the traditional naked plastic babies weren’t even real babies, but Facebook didn’t budge.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.14.19
food safety

"Edible" Glitter Might Not Actually Be

According to the FDA, even if your glitter is non-toxic, it might not be edible.
Jelisa Castrodale
12.18.18
desserts

Why Does Carrot Cake Need to Remind Us That It Is, In Fact, Made of Carrots?

No one can really explain the inorexable march of tiny sugar carrots across the pastry case.
Naomi Tomky
12.3.18
Film

16 Wonderfully Weird Cake-Centric Movie Scenes to Watch for National Cake Day

From Mrs. Doubtfire's frosting face to Bruce Bogtrotter's chocolate cake endurance test.
James Charisma
11.26.18
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