Blast from the Past: Gold-medal Winning College Lip Sync

Sometimes on the book blog it's important to mix it up. In keeping with that tradition, I give you Gladys & The Thrusters, performing to "Real Love" and "I'll Be Good to You." I brought together a bunch of my friends to create some dance moves and kick it hip-hop style, leaving it all out [...]

#QuotableMondays: Top Chef’s Gregory Gourdet Talks Jacques & Julia

#QuotableMondays: Top Chef’s Gregory Gourdet Talks Jacques & Julia

Although he's seen his fair share of ups and down on Season 12 of Bravo TV's "Top Chef," Gregory Gourdet has made it all the way to the final three. I interviewed Gourdet for an upcoming piece at TheBacklot.com, which will be posted this Wednesday. Of all the irreverent weeks of themed shows, Gourdet says the Julia Child episode was one of his [...]