The Fail Whale Cake by Mariana Pugliese is a Tasty Tribute to Failure

By: Michael Hines - Published: Jun 25, 2010 • References: gadgetsin & buzzfeed
The Fail Whale cake is a tasty tribute to Internet failure. This cake, designed by Mariana Pugliese, will be instantly recognizable to anyone who has ever used Twitter or been on the Internet in the last few years.

We've had some crafty cakes on Trend Hunter before, but the Fail Whale cake takes the top spot based on originality and geekiness. I can only imagine what it is like to take a bite out of this delicious-looking dessert. I bet it tastes like success. Stats for Twitterific Cakes Trending: Older & Warm
Research: 8,735 clicks in 308 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Fail Whale Cake
Related: 62 examples / 48 photos
Segment: Males, 18-55
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