Cupcakes are DEAD! Finally! Cupcakes are no longer! I remember discovering Magnolia Bakery one night in my early 20’s (2001), I thought to myself, “Why are all of these people waiting in this long line to pay $2.50!!! $2.50!!!! for a cupcake!”Read more … Posted on April 29, 2013 by Craig Chapman and filed under Snacks, Food and tagged cupcakes dead are sweets dessert cake cup food family recipe culture tradition drink Pie pies rule lil' pi pies best food food blogs dinner tonight food trends food pron food porn food news food magazine new york.