This woman published a cake photo to Instagram and couldn't believe what happened next!

It was a delightful day filled with festive Easter spirit. Her Majesty's subject, Sue Moseley, did something she loved – she baked a pretty simnel cake! Well, maybe not so pretty, but the dessert was clearly made with motherly love, which stands highly regarded! And besides, as far as simnel cakes go, this one's among the nicer ones we've seen. Anyway, controversy is about to arise, so watch what happens next! Being the tech-savvy mom she is, Sue snapped a picture of the dessert and uploaded it straight to her Instagram account, full of delightful family, holiday and food photos. Pretty routine so far, but it was a few moments later that, right out of the blue, Instagram disabled Mrs. Mosley's account for violating the site’s terms of use!

Needless to say, posting photos of cakes (or any other food, for that matter) ranks on the bottom side of the list of things that can get you in trouble with Insta. Yet, Sue had her account suspended without the option of ever activating it again, and the only explanation offered was that Instagram "disables accounts that post content that is sexually suggestive or contains nudity." What the heck?Those of you with a particularly rompy subconscious must be getting where this is going. But just to set any doubts floating in your minds aside, Instagram's censoring system clearly mistook Sue's cake for a breast photo. It's either that, or the artificial intelligence algorithms behind it have turned sentient and somehow nurtured an aching dislike for simnel cakes. Perhaps the truth is somewhere inbetween...

Understandably, Mrs. Mosely was less than enthused about Instagram obliterating her account over absurd violations, so her daughter Fiona did what everyone with a cause does these days. She took to Twitter and voiced her trouble in a single sentence: “My Mum’s @instagram account was deactivated for posting this Easter Simnel cake. IT’S NOT A BOOB." She finished it off with the most appropriate hash-tag - #BoobGate.

To the solace of everyone affected, the armchair movement took off and the word eventually got to the higher floors of Instagram's HQ. Following careful scrutiny by an Instagram moderator and, presumably, a team of top-notch anatomy and cooking experts, the simnel cake photo was deemed harmless and devoid of any bodily nudity whatsoever. Therefore, the photo sharing service resurrected Sue's account from its undeserved banishment. “We made a mistake here and restored the account as soon as we learned about it. Our apologies go out to Sue Moseley for the trouble we caused her,” Instagram said in a statement. Splendid!

Although it has been established that what we're seeing in this mathematically structured assembly of pixels is indeed a genuine simnel cake and not bosom, you are still free to discuss whether the eponymous cake looks more like a human breast or more like an udder. That should make for a fascinating discourse!

via Digital Trends



1. natypes

Posts: 1110; Member since: Feb 02, 2015

hahah yet you can see cameltoes, thongs, and everything short of actual nudity anywhere you want on instagram. Hell, it's the place I go instead of google to look at hot, non-professional pictures of women. You can always find slutty selfies from just about all of them on instagram.

2. johanbiff

Posts: 415; Member since: Mar 31, 2015

Must be some horny mf if you actually think that looked like a boob.

11. dorianb

Posts: 617; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

A boob? I thought it was testicles. :humor:

3. B-power

Posts: 258; Member since: Feb 22, 2014

America does it aggain.

4. B-power

Posts: 258; Member since: Feb 22, 2014

I know the mom is British.


Posts: 158; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

what does this have to do with America? Instagram is private sector. Zero to do with the gov't. find a new crusade.

5. Unordinary unregistered

Luis D, seriously? Biggest click bait title so far. Yea, I won't be turning off my content blocker any time soon. Not reaping revenue off me from crappy titles.

13. NexusKoolaid

Posts: 493; Member since: Oct 24, 2011

Lighten up I'd say... it seems clear to me that he is mocking the clickbait you get off of Facebook and it's properties.

21. Brewski

Posts: 737; Member since: Jun 05, 2012

Luis, way too many exclamation points. PA, go back to reviewing phones and informing us on the hardware. Click bait, indeed.

23. SmartNingen

Posts: 48; Member since: Apr 02, 2015

Judging by the overall parody-ish tone of the article, I'd say the click bait title was warranted.

6. acruzlu unregistered

Better not post pictures of hot dogs or bananas on instagram.

7. bambamboogy02

Posts: 842; Member since: Jun 23, 2012

Proof reading please, it's a dessert, not desert she posted a picture of.

8. material

Posts: 80; Member since: Jan 08, 2015

I am now going to post a 3 tits snaps just to see if the system is fixed.

17. fiji.siv

Posts: 95; Member since: Nov 25, 2015



Posts: 158; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

"Following careful scrutiny by an Instagram moderator and, presumably, a team of top-notch anatomy and cooking experts..." this line really made me laugh haha

12. Trakker

Posts: 283; Member since: Feb 11, 2016

Even my 10 nippled dog can't match those 12 boobies.

14. ibap

Posts: 873; Member since: Sep 09, 2009

Editing software won't catch everything. "...the photo sharing service resurrected Sue's account from its underserved banishment." Underserved? Try 'undeserved'.

16. bambamboogy02

Posts: 842; Member since: Jun 23, 2012

Or the typo of "desert". It's suppose to be dessert.

15. TheFuzz

Posts: 1; Member since: Apr 06, 2016

Created an account just to mention the clickbait title and how I will not continue to come here if there are more like it.

18. grbrao

Posts: 294; Member since: Nov 23, 2012

This is how our life gonna be in future if we entrust AI everything to do...........


Posts: 2817; Member since: Oct 03, 2012

Only in America...... You can see people get shot and killed on tv, but if a boob/nipple is shown my lord whole US is in shock. That's why we call it US of stupid!

20. MrElectrifyer

Posts: 3960; Member since: Oct 21, 2014

Interesting situation, just shows that Artificial Intelligence should never be the one to make final judgement on important tasks...

22. medicci37

Posts: 1361; Member since: Nov 19, 2011

Instagram sucks anyway

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