These showoff parents made a moving Optimus Prime cake for their son's birthday.

These showoff parents made a moving Optimus Prime cake for their son's birthday.
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Russell Munro and his wife took their son's request for a 'Transformers' cake super seriously.

These showoff parents made a moving Optimus Prime cake for their son's birthday.
"I can't wait to destroy this by eating it."

Russell, who seems to be an engineer of some sort, designed an animated cake platform with the help of 3D printer, which he posted below:

His wife then baked the cake and put it on top of the platform, and the whole thing came together (i.e. didn't collapse) for the party:

It's a pretty awesome cake, but this whole thing had me thinking: Maybe we could one day live in a world where the woman makes the platform and the man bakes the cake. I guess we can only hope... 

This has been today's second news item concerning things that shouldn't be edible but are

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