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Elizabeth Tobias in downtown L.A.; Credit: Jennifer Dozier

Let Them Eat Cupcakes: Elizabeth Tobias' Cupcake Installation Art

When Marie Antoinette was told that the people of France were starving, she supposedly responded, "Let them eat cake." Now, thanks to Los Angeles-based performance artist Elizabeth Tobias, the Queen of France's oft-quoted phrase has yet another variation: "Let them eat cupcakes." In her piece, "Let Them Eat Cupcakes," Tobias......