We can thank crowd-funding websites like Kickstarter for two things. One, the digitalization of businesses hitting you up for money, and two, a few really cool local businesses. It's a double-edged sword.
Now, local cupcake-catering business Our Lady of Cupcakes has taken to the Internet (with a pretty funny video) to raise some funds.
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