Looking to get your foot in the door with your dream employer? Try showing up to the office with a box of cupcakes.
At least that's what worked for Jon Ebner, now the East Coast sales manager at catering startup Cater2.me.
The sweet smell of success poured out of The Social Cupcake's ovens,on the bake shop's first anniversary. Owners Jennifer Waring and Dina Sahlas hosted an event to mark the special occasion, reflecting on the year passed with pride and excitement.
In a worthy example of spirit, MI6 hackers have improved the quality of life for Al Qaeda members by replacing their bomb-making formula with a useful recipe for rum cupcakes. Cupcakes are believed to be healthier, and do less collateral damage.
The cupcake craze has captured the world, especially since HBO's Sex and the City popularized this sweet treat by featuring Magnolia Bakery of Manhattan, also known for starting the cupcake mania in the mid-1990's after opening their first bakery.
You see what I've been forced into reporting now? In an unbelievably shallow effort to use and abuse the latest celebrity, a bakery in Los Angeles is offering customers a spiced cupcake with an emery board shoved through the center.