Sexy Chef, Dirty Car Salesman — Is There Really a Diff?


First Johnny Iuzzini promotes constipation yogurt, now Michael Psilakis is pushing Buicks? Looks like the ever-lovable, unpredictable Greek chef (who thanks Grub Street, in part, for his fame) has been busy at car dealerships in the Midwest, “grabbing handfuls of figs and feta,” and pushing the values of a good grandpalike car. At least he’s not taking it too seriously. According to a reporter from the Detroit Free Press, “He barely mentions Buick, but he lends his personal authority to the brand simply by being there … ” Okay, Psilakis, do whatcha gotta do. Just no tzatziki-scented air fresheners, K? [Republic]