#1 This cake that needs to be put in a wax museum:

My aunt tried to make a cake of Dolly Parton for a friend
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#2 This duck who deserves its own animated spin-off:

We asked for a duck
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#3 This cake that redefined “hard work”:

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#4 This 315th confirmation cake:

We ordered a confirmation cake for our daughter. Selected image #315 from a book of decorations to be applied to the cake. This was the outcome. No, no, very nice…
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#5 This adorable kitty creation:

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#6 This cake that took a pun to the next level:

My gf’s little brother wanted an “army” cake for his birthday. Mom orders one over the phone. When they go to pick it up, this is what they arrive to. I think there was a slight miscommunication…
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#7 This cake that “done it” well:

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#8 This sheep that didn’t ask to be born:

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#9 This X-Rated Hercules spin-off:

My wife doesn’t understand why everyone is laughing at her cake…
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#10 This Minnie cake that cosplayed as Pac-Man:

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#11 This Cinderella that looked like she just got some bad news but tried keeping it together:

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#12 This real-life horror movie:

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#13 This literal cake:

“Happy Birthday Di*k Ha Ha Ha Don’t Write That His Name is Matt”
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#14 This ode to a flash drive:

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#15 This Hulk who never looked better:

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#16 This “Congratulations” that started off weak and, well, ended even weaker:

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#17 This collab we never knew we needed:

Brother ordered his daughters birthday cake, she specifically wanted it to have Justin Bieber and pink color frosting…
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#18 This Danny DeVito disrespect:

My friend made a Danny Devito cake for her friend. It’s worse in person.
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#19 This subtle shade:

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#20 This cake that isn’t so sure of itself:

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#21 This cake that allegedly said “aunt”:

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#22 This Thomas the Tank Engine that was already near death:

Thomas the tank engine cake. Nailed it.
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#23 This cake that perfectly congratulated Marc (with a c) on his “brithday”:

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#24 This unnecessarily long exclamation mark:

Mom made me a birthday cake last year. Didn’t leave enough room to dot the exclamation point.
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#25 These cakes that were made-to-order:

When you order two cakes with “Happy birthday on both”
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#26 This beautiful interpretation:

My mom ordered a graduation cake with a cap drawn on. I guess they misheard.
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