Of course, the impetus for this bake-out is a traditionally Brooklyn one, seizing political power, progressive power. The impetus is also, shall we say, on the money.
The idea, according to MoveOn.org and the Clinton Hill blog, is to raise money for Barack Obama's bid for the White House, by selling tasty sweet things cooked by queens and kings of Kings.
No, that's not a terrorist slogan or a call to arms! Just a Brooklyn call to democracy.
[Here's a fuller list of Brooklyn bake sale places that we just received:]