It's nice to see the bakers here in the U.S. aren't picking sides when it comes to Super Bowl cakes. Nope, they wreck 'em all equally.
Well, one out of three ain't ba....no, actually, that IS bad.
, I have to admit it: when Anne-Marie mentioned the "terrible towels" in today's earlier post, I had no idea what she was talking about. Fortunately, a reader has informed me that these are yellow towels Steelers
fans like to wave about during game days. (I suppose it's too much to hope that this is a tradition somehow inspired by Douglas Adams?) Heh
, you sports fans make my wearing a Bajoran
earring to a Star Trek Convention seem almost normal
ANYway, so knowing about the towel thing helps a little when viewing this cake:
But you still have to wonder: did the baker feel even the slightest
pang of irony?
Oh, and remember a few ages back when I made a crack about how next bakeries will be decorating our loaves of bread?
[shaking head] Well, at least they used dough instead of frosting. That's something, right?
Now, I can only assume this next one was made by a baker who knows even less about football than I do:
That, or s/he is venting some pre-game frustration.
Many thanks to Krista W., Catie P., Diana W., Jennifer H., and Corrie R., some hoopy froods who really know where their towels are*.
*If that last statement baffled/consternated/frightened you, go here.