Ripert Rips on Ramsay

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“I’m not happy at all with him. I don’t like what he’s doing on TV … He’s a very smart man, great pride. He’s a very good cook. However, what he’s doing on TV is a crime because he’s hitting people … He’s humiliating them. I don’t know what kind of inspiration is that for the young.” —Reformed kitchen tyrant Eric Ripert on Gordon Ramsay [Washington City Paper]