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Pie for your wedding, cake for ... your divorce?

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We were all feel-good with yesterday's Food cover story on having pie at your wedding. Three delectable recipes, the sweet Paula Haney, a genius cover shot of a cake topper couple, mouths smeared with frosting, a real couple cutting lovingly into their wedding pie...

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But there's always a flip side, isn't there? In this case, it's something called the divorce cake. The Seattle Times reports on a Florida bakery that makes cakes to celebrate a couple's demise. Like, say, a broken, heart-shaped cake with the bride cake topper on one half and the groom topper on the other.

The story even quotes a guy who has ordered a divorce cake to share with his other divorced friends. We can think of worse things in which to drown our sorrows, but still.

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