"I'm stunned to turn the television on and you see what I think of as
people doing chores. You know what I mean? Cooking is something that I
hate. I mean I hate doing any like domestic work which includes, in my
opinion, cooking. To me it’s like watching someone sweep. Yes maybe you
have to make a sandwich but who wants to watch you do that? But
apparently the entire country is riveted by these cooking shows. No.
And there’s a lot of things like that, right? People looking for
houses, there’s a million of these shows."
--Writer and humorist Fran Lebovitz
in an interview with New York Magazine, responding to a question about Top Chef
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