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by Matthew Price Modified: April 22, 2013 at 3:50 pm •  Published: August 27, 2008

USA Today and BamKapow are all talking about superhero cakes this week. And several of the ones linked are very cool.  Though they are pretty heavy in fondant, which is great for making stuff pretty or interesting, not as great for tasting. (“Ace of Cakes” guy is crazy about using fondant, for example.)

However, there’s an Oklahoman who I think is the best superhero cake maker on the planet.  (Several of you will already know I’m talking about my wife, Annette, so you could say I was biased… but seriously, I think these are the coolest superhero cakes ever.)

Legion of Super-Heroes cake.

Spider-Man bust cake.

Superhero poker hand, starring Golden Age DC Comics heroes.

Wolverine’s fist breaking through the birthday cake.

A couple non-superhero cakes, after the cut.

The Borg Cube as a birthday cake.

A protest to the missed fumble call in the 2006 Oklahoma-Oregon game, in cake.

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by Matthew Price
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Features Editor Matthew Price has worked for The Oklahoman since 2000. He’s a University of Oklahoma graduate who has also worked at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and was a Dow Jones Newspaper Fund intern for the Dallas Morning News. He’s...
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