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Are You BAD Enough?

From time to time I’m approached by
different companies asking if I’d promote their product on my
website; as my website readership grows I guess I become more of a
blip on the radar of different publicity machines. At any rate, I
toss most of those requests in the garbage, not finding it
necessary to give someone else free publicity unless I really love
their product and want to support the (usually parent-based)
company behind it.

Last week, though, I was contacted by a company hoping I’d
put the word out about casting for a new reality television show
that sounds interesting. Before you roll your eyes (as I did before
I read the thing) just check out the details – you know
I’m not going to pass it on if it doesn’t sound
somewhat legit. Basically, they’re casting a new cooking show
and seeking really really BAD cooks for a two-week boot camp with a
celebrity chef. So if you’re in New York and suck at cooking
and wanna be on t.v., follow the details and let me know if you
make it on. Here ya go, and remember that I have no affiliation
with this company whatsoever and make no guarantees that they are



Single and can't cook a meal for one?
Frustrated because you don't know how to pack a nutritious
lunchbox for your kids? Forgo paying for culinary school and learn
the basics in two weeks with Bobby Flay's "Real Food Cooking

Impress us with your wit and your lack of
food knowledge… Bobby Flay is ready to school you as only an
Iron Chef can! You'll learn the basics of grilling,
sautéing, knife skills, how to make simple, nutritious meals
from real foods…and so much more!

If you're feisty and eager to step up
your cooking skills: make us a 3-minute VHS tape or DVD telling us
your worst cooking story, the most horrible meal you ever cooked,
and why you should be a part of Bobby Flay's "Real Food Cooking

Worried? Don't be – you'll be
having too much fun! Remember…have a family member, best
friend or spouse make an appearance on your tape – a little
testimonial, "Oh my god, she regularly burns the bottom of the
sauce pan!" goes a long way.

All applicants should live in the United
States, be over the age of 18, and be available April 15-30th for
filming in New York City.

Please mail tapes by March 22nd to:

ATT: Real Food Cooking School

110 Leroy Street

New York, NY 10014

Questions? Email us at


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