Let Them Eat Cake

“Let them eat cake,” a phrase most commonly¬†attributed to Queen Marie Antoinette, is the traditional translation of the French phrase “Qu’ils mangent de la brioche”, supposedly spoken upon learning that the peasants had no bread. Cake being made with butter and eggs was more expensive than bread, and showed whatever royal figure said it¬†was totallyContinue reading “Let Them Eat Cake”