They supposedly shared "the smallest table near the bar," and were "speaking very closely together, and whispering in each other's ears," according to an eyewitness. I'm also afraid, like many other women who go through this, and men, too, for that matter. We already covered the questionable claim that she uses a "dump bucket," but there's an even simpler explanation for how she keeps the pounds off: In Decemberthree former employees came forward to accuse Batali of groping and inappropriate touching, which eventually led the Croc-wearing superchef to announce that he would be stepping away from his restaurants and TV obligations. Days later, an actress came forward with claims against the chef.
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Giada De Laurentiis says Mario Batali sexual misconduct allegations don't 'come as a huge shock'
I don't have the answers; I'm figuring them out as I go. I'm also afraid, like many other women who go through this, and men, too, for that matter. Giada is a celebrity ambassador for a relief organization called Oxfam, which focuses on alleviating poverty around the world. Mario Batalli faced allegations of harassment. Tekashi 6ix9ine limps into court to plead not guilty to racketeering. Anne Burrell got sued for discrimination.