Your cupcake name is vulgar, thoughtless and ridiculous. As someone …

Comment on Irish Car Bomb Cupcakes by Kerry.

Your cupcake name is vulgar, thoughtless and ridiculous. As someone who grew up when the troubles in Ireland were happening, I understand that car bombs kill and maim people. That is not a cute topic for your little blog or cake.

Malcolm Bedell is co-author of the critically acclaimed "Eating in Maine: At Home, On the Town, and On the Road," as well as the junk food blog "Spork & Barrel," and "Brocavore," a blog about food trucks and street food culture. His contributions include Serious Eats, Down East, Eat Rockland, L.A. Weekly, The Guardian, and The Huffington Post and his food truck, "'Wich, Please," was named "Hottest Restaurant in Maine" for 2015 by Eater. Finally, he finds it very silly to be trying to write this in the third person.