Webcomic: Pinkie Pie Reads Cupcakes
- Pinkie Pie: Does that say Cupcakes? I love cupcakes!
Tropes In this Webcomic:
- Clingy MacGuffin: The copy of Cupcakes teleports from pony to pony, avoiding all attempts to lock it away.
- Expressive Mane: Pinkie's Heroic BSOD is accompanied by the return of her Pinkamena hairstyle.
- Fainting: Done by both Rarity and Fluttershy.
- The Glomp/Security Cling: Pinkie's response upon reading the story is to immediately give Rainbow Dash one.
- Heroic BSOD: Pinkie has a case of this when she sees that Rainbow Dash has read the copy of Cupcakes.
- Hilarity Ensues: The author/artist manages to find the funny in everypony's reaction.
- Secret Test of Character: It's revealed in the end that Celestia was responsible for the copy of Cupcakes as a manner to test the bond between the Mane Six to make sure they'd be ready for what lays ahead.
- So Bad, It's Good: In-Universe. Rainbow Dash's reaction to reading Cupcakes is that it's hilarious.
- This Means War!: Applejack's response to reading the book.Applejack: Whoever wrote this is getting bucked. IN THE FACE. REPEATEDLY.
- WAFF: By their own admission, the reason for this comic was to make the author feel better after reading Cupcakes. Judging by the comments, it seems to have done that for a lot of viewers as well.