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Take Home Chef

Yes, it is staged. I know someone who was on it. The production people would plant themselves at Gelson's and ask a couple of women if they'd come back to the store the following day and shop and be on the show--they would have already signed a release form. . And they'd pick only women who are attractive and upscale looking. They weren't allowed to tell their husbands, which is why some of the men seem surprised. . Then they show up. If two show up, they schedule one for another day. That's how it works. They know