While passing sections of cake along a chain of volunteers intent on breaking the Guinness World Record for the largest cake, Mayor Oscar Goodman and John Flood, President of Sara Lee Foods, are simultaneously struck with the uncontrollable urge to conduct a taste test.

More than 500 volunteers built and frosted Las Vegas' birthday cake over a 14-hour period, and 10,000 attended the cake unveiling.

Size: 102' long, 52' wide, 20" high.
Weight: 96,000 pounds of cake, 34,000 pounds of frosting
Calories: 23 million

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