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'Top Chef Masters' star Floyd Cardoz dies of coronavirus at 59; Padma Lakshmi, others mourn

Floyd Cardoz, the pioneering chef who made his mark at Tabla in Manhattan, died after returning from India. Padma Lakshmi reacted to the news.         [Author:]
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Padma Lakshmi scorches The New Yorker for confusing her with Priyanka Chopra

Padma Lakshmi called out The New Yorker magazine for mistakenly confusing her with fellow Indian actress Priyanka Chopra.          [Author: USA TODAY]
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Padma Lakshmi had the perfect response to being confused for Priyanka Chopra

Padma Lakshmi had a brilliant response after being confused for actress Priyanka Chopra.
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2010s restaurant industry news

In the last decade , food culture underwent a seismic shift. Celebrity chefs became just as interesting as, and in some cases more important than, the food they prepared. Sure, we had Julia Child in the latter half of the 20th century, but the start of the 21st century saw the concept of the “chef personality” she pioneered in America explode in popularity: Anthony Bourdain and Gordon Ramsay became household names. Padma Lakshmi dominated reality television as the host of Top Chef. David Chang...
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‘The Good Wife’ actress Julianna Margulies puts condo up for sale

Julianna Margulies, who starred in hit television shows "E.R." and "The Good Wife," just listed her swanky Manhattan apartment for $5.75 million.
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Padma Lakshmi opens up about painful endometriosis to help other women who 'suffer in silence'

"Top Chef" host and model Padma Lakshmi opens up about living with painful endometriosis for years and why talking about women's reproductive health and periods shouldn't be taboo.
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8 statement-making watches worn by CEOs and corporate executives

People all over the world opt for timepieces as fashion statements to denote power and class. The includes CEOs, who tend to favor luxury watches and high-tech timepieces. Top execs at Microsoft, Amazon, Toyota, LinkedIn, and Oracle have favorite watches they've been spotted wearing. We carry our cell phones around all day through, and wearing a wristwatch, to many, may seem no longer necessary. That is true of you only treat your watch as a means of learning the current time. For a lot of pe...
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Padma Lakshmi Remembers ‘Top Chef’ Star Fatima Ali: ‘She Didn’t Even See Her 30th Birthday’

“Top Chef” host Padma Lakshmi shared fond thoughts about late “Top Chef” star Fatima Ali, who recently lost her battle with cancer at the age of 29. Known as Chef Fati on Season 15 of the Bravo series, the “Top Chef” contestant died in late January from a rare form of bone cancer, Ewing’s sarcoma. “It’s the […]
Tags: News, Ewing, Padma Lakshmi, Top Chef, Fatima Ali

Padma Lakshmi accused of cultural appropriation for wearing cornrows on 'Top Chef'

Padma Lakshmi's hairstyle selection for Thursday's episode of "Top Chef" isn't winning rave reviews.
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Top Chefs Padma Lakshmi Remembers the Late Fatima Ali: Goodnight Angel

Looking back on fond memories. Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi emotionally remembered the late Fatima Ali with a video from a happier time. Celebrities React to Fatima Ali’s Death Lakshmi, 48, posted a clip of Ali singing “Colors of the Wind” from Disney’s Pocahontas via Instagram on Sunday, January 27. “Goodnight angel,” the Easy Exotic cookbook author captioned the video. Padma Lakshmi and the late Fatima Ali. Courtesy Padma Lakshmi/Instagram Two days prior, Lakshmi honored her...
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Top Chef Host Padma Lakshmi Reacts to the Death of Season 15’s Fatima Ali

Padma Lakshmi and Fatima Ali. Courtesy Padma Lakshmi/Instagram Grieving the loss of a friend. Padma Lakshmi remembered Top Chef alum Fatima Ali hours after news broke that the celebrity chef passed away following a long-fought battle with cancer. Celebrity Deaths of 2019 “Goodbye lil’ sis,” Lakshmi, 48, wrote on a video collage of photos of the two together on Instagram set to the tune of “So Far Away” by Carole King and James Taylor. “One of our brightest stars has fallen fro...
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'Top Chef' star Fatima Ali dies at 29; Padma Lakshmi shares emotional tribute

Fatima Ali was diagnosed last year with a rare form of bone cancer called Ewings Sarcoma.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Top Chefs Fatima Ali Dies at Age 29 After Cancer Battle

Top Chef star Fatima Ali has died at age 29. Chef Bruce Kalman, who was close friends with Ali, shared the news on Instagram on Friday, January 25. Celebrity Deaths of 2019 “It’s with a heavy heart we say goodbye to Fatima Ali today, as she has lost her battle with cancer,” he wrote. “I will miss you Fati, and you will be in my heart forever. I’ll always remember the great times we had, especially our interview during the tailgating episode discussing football, stadiums, and Taylor S...
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January's Best eBook Deals

eBooks on sale for $1.99 this month: American Caesar by William Manchester Babel-17 by Samuel R. Delany Birds, Beasts and Relatives by Gerald Durell Blind Ambition by John Dean Chaos by James Gleick Darkness Visible by William Styron The Earth Is the Lord's by Taylor Caldwell Great Lion of God by Taylor Caldwell The Hidden Flower by Pearl S. Buck I'm Just a Person by Tig Notaro Last Days by Brian Evenson The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven by Sherman Alexie Marvel Comics: The Un...
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Padma Lakshmi: I’m More Than The ‘Girl From That Cooking Show Who Was Raped’

She explained how Trump's attack on Christine Blasey Ford inspired her to go public with her own sexual assault story.
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Padma Lakshmi: I'm More Than The 'Girl From That Cooking Show Who Was Raped'

"Top Chef" host Padma Lakshmi on Monday opened up about being sexually
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The Best Celebrity Costumes of 2018

Heiki Klum is unrecognizable Last night, while you were turning away hungry children to hoard the last of the Skittles and Kit Kat Bars to yourself, celebrities were out there killing it in the costume game. Halloween is the time to sit back, eat candy guilt-free and enjoy the amount of effort celebrities with money and creativity put into their costumes. Here are our favorite costumes from 2018: Heidi Klum as Princess Fiona from Shrek Kendall Jenner as a Fembot ...
Tags: Kim Kardashian, Beyonce, Humor, Funny Or Die, Wiz Khalifa, Kendall Jenner, Barbie, Kylie Jenner, Justin Timberlake, Joe Jonas, Heidi Klum, Jessica Biel, Toni Braxton, Lupita Nyong, Gomez, Kendall

November's Best eBook Deals

Free eBooks this month: What's Eating Gilbert Grape by Peter Hedges eBooks on sale for $1.99 this month: Above the Waterfall by Ron Rash Amy, My Daughter by Mitch Winehouse Anne Frank by Francine Prose The Art of Crash Landing by Melissa DeCarlo The Art of Loading Brush by Wendell Berry Black Water Rising by Attica Locke Brief Candle in the Dark by Richard Dawkins Diane von Furstenberg: A Life Unwrapped by Gioia Diliberto Feminist Fairy Tales by Barbara G. Walker The Heart Is Decei...
Tags: Music, David, Freddie Mercury, Dan Jenkins, Patricia Cornwell, Richard Ford, Richard Dawkins, Locust, Lucy, László Krasznahorkai, Lewis, Atomic Books Comics Preview, Sunil Yapa, Sara Baume, Padma Lakshmi, Alice Hoffman

Don’t ignore incest: advice from an incest survivor

In the era of #MeToo, Missy Elliot, Whitney Houston, Tyler Perry, Oprah, Ashley Judd, Gabrielle Union, Teri Hatcher and, now, Padma Lakshmi — keeping kids safe and helping adults heal is our job as physicians. I am a pediatrician — and I am an incest survivor. My perpetrator was also a physician. I bore a dirty secret before I knew what a secret was. The person who hurt me was the person I trusted the most. Nothing made sense, yet I talked to no one about it for the first two decades of my life ...
Tags: Health, Psychiatry, Padma Lakshmi, Physician

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

Padma Lakshmi on her rape and why she kept silent. Joan Jett on her lot in life. Joe Ide writes again. Remembering summer and the Village Voice. And more.
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So, What Happens If Brett Kavanaugh Gets Confirmed To The Supreme Court Anyway?

The Republicans are attempting to fast-track Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court by holding a committee vote as early as Friday, just one day after Dr. Christine Blasey Ford is slated to testify after coming forward with allegations that Kavanaugh assaulted her at a house party in the D.C. suburbs when they were teenagers. It's unclear whether any of his other accusers will testify. And while Democrats and advocates are calling for the FBI to reopen his background check investig...
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'I understand why women keep silent': Padma Lakshmi speaks out about her rape at 16

Model and author speaks out about her sexual assault in response to Trump’s questioning of Brett Kavanaugh accuserThe American TV star, model and author Padma Lakshmi has said she was raped when she was 16 and sexually assaulted when she was seven, and that she can understand why women wait years to disclose such incidents.In an opinion piece for the New York Times, Lakshmi, the ex-wife of the British-Indian novelist Salman Rushdie, said that when she was a teenager she was attacked on New Year’...
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Padma Lakshmi: TV host says why she kept silent on her alleged rape

Padma Lakshmi's article in the NYT comes amid allegations against Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick.
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Padma Lakshmi Reveals She Was Sexually Assaulted at 16 and Kept Silent for Years

“We had no language in the 1980s for date rape,” Lakshmi wrote
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Padma Lakshmi: TV host says why she kept silent on her rape

Padma Lakshmi's article in the NYT comes amid allegations against Donald Trump's Supreme Court pick.
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Padma Lakshmi Says She Was Raped At 16 And Didn’t Report It

There are many reasons sexual assault survivors don't come forward.
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Padma Lakshmi: I Was Raped at 16 and I Kept Silent

I understand why a woman would wait years to disclose a sexual assault.
Tags: News, Ford, Sex Crimes, Kavanaugh, Padma Lakshmi, Women and Girls, Supreme Court (US, Brett M, Christine Blasey

Padma Lakshmi Recycled Her Emmys Dress

Tiffany Haddish isn't the only actress who is determined to get her money's worth when she wears a fancy gown. Just like Haddish justified spending so much money on her white Versace dress by wearing it at every damn chance she got, Padma Lakshmi isn't above repeating a look for the sake of sustainable fashion.Lakshmi walked the Emmys red carpet on Monday night wearing a red J. Mendel gown with a high slit up the side. But this wasn't the first time we saw the Top Chef host in the dress: She wo...
Tags: Fashion, Music, America, Nike, Mumbai, Elle, Versace, American Civil Liberties Union ACLU, Padma Lakshmi, Lakshmi, J Mendel, Vogue India, Tiffany Haddish, Haddish, CarpetJenifer Lewis

28 Emmys Red Carpet Looks That Got Everything Right

Every awards show has moments that make us laugh, squeal, and even cry. From the SAGs to the VMAs, we've chuckled out loud and Tweeted faster than we even knew our fingers could type, all at the hand of our favorite celebrities. And still, despite an awards season that seems to be less of a season and more of a year-round thing, we have a special place in our hearts (and homes) for our television favorites. The men and women being honored at Monday's Emmys are those we welcome into our hearts —...
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The Hair & Makeup Looks That Shut Down The 2018 Emmys Red Carpet

Less than a week after we witnessed a gorgeous lineup of hair and makeup t rends from the NYFW streets and runways, another fresh batch of beauty inspiration has arrived. Tonight, stars made their way down the Emmys red carpet — and by the look of things so far, award season is already off to a great start.Our favorite television stars ditched their character costumes and embraced stunning hair and makeup looks that felt unique to them. From flower-adorned half-updos to bright orange lipstick, ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Rihanna, Mandy Moore, Tatiana Maslany, Gwendoline Christie, Padma Lakshmi, Issa Rae, Marsai Martin, Michael Dueñas, Madeline Brewer, Illamasqua, Letitia Wright, Ryan Michelle Bathe, Stefani Robinson, Mara Roszak Kristen Bell