James Wright

Walmart, which sells the boxed pies for $3.48, told Yahoo News that the store sold one pie per second during a 72 hour period over the weekend.

“Thank you for calling Wal-Mart, we’re out of the Patti LaBelle pie, how can I help you?” was the message a writer at the Washington Post received this weekend after calling the store, where the pies are sold for $3.48.