Sunday, June 08, 2008 | posted by Mike
Next stop: Quitsville.
Oh, Nipa. Really? There were probably thousands of applicants who wanted a shot at this. You got it, and this is what you do with it? The fact that she's still in the running is a testament to either Kevin's ineptitude or the judges' desire to keep one of the few contestants with a clear, non-mainstream culinary POV.
Maybe she should have just cried. It worked for Shane last week!
Other than the boneheaded tantrum, the young season of The Next Food Network Star has been quite good, with a focus on food that is making me feel good about the culinary integrity of a program that could have veered into the realm of simple popularity and personality contest. Hey, they're cooking with duck...it can't be all bad, right?
Note: I know it's been a while, folks. More on that soon, but I promise to be better. Really, this time.
Labels: The Next Food Network Star