George Calombaris isn’t the figurehead of underpaying his employees, he’s merely the tip of a very common, very large iceberg.
Our food culture is inexorably linked with our television. While we hail Preston, Colombaris and the other guy, we’re not giving Maeve O’Meara her due.
My relationship with reality television is a deep and confusing one. Yes, it’s toxic, and yes, my house is an ambitious mess, but the possibility of it working keeps me going back.