Pies Are the New Cupcakes Are the New Bacon?

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While Food in Mouth refuses to believe that pies are the new cupcakes (“Kevin Durant might be really really awesome, but guess what, Lebron James is still more awesome”), Serious Eats discovers that cupcakes have finally overtaken their masculine counterpart, bacon, in Google popularity. But a couple of new entrants into the Googlesphere may help bacon reclaim the lead: chocolate-chip-bacon-beer waffles and Bakon Vodka Bacon Soda!

Cupcakes Defeat Bacon, Finally, on Google This Year [Serious Eats]