15The Gingerbread Man Torture
One of the most prominent supporting characters in the Shrek films is the Gingerbread Man. This is a big deal because there are a ton of other characters to compete with and what makes the Gingerbread Man so memorable is just that he’s a really fun character to look at.
piece of bread brought to life gets into all sorts of trouble. Back in the first film, Lord Farquaad caught Gingerbread Man and he began torturing him by dunking him in a glass of milk. This is a rather funny scene but the truth behind it is rather grim.
In 2000, one of the controversies that plagued the US government is that it was allegedly using waterboarding as a form of torture during interrogation. In Lord Farquaad’s method, he uses milk. So shall we call it milk boarding then?