From Fetus Confections to Twisted Gingerbread Men

By: Armida Ascano - Dec 1, 2010   Updated: Mar 24 2011
Though cookies are irresistible on their own, good use of a cookie cutter always adds a little something extra. Particularly during the holiday season, more and more creative cookie cutter shapes can be seen.

From Pac-Man cookies to baked sex positions, it won't be too difficult to find an awesome cookie cutter after going through these fabulously shaped confections.

Implications - Rebelling the childhood rule, "don't play with your food," these cookie cutters promote the idea of outgrowing childhood restrictions and transforming originally unapproved concepts into something that's acceptable in the present community. In this sense, it can be said society is leaning more towards accepting an individual's rebellious nature, providing them with appropriate outlets as they grow out of their younger years.