Despite the air of perfection Sandra Lee gives off, this blooper reel that's made its way online suggests otherwise. The Semi-Homemade Food Network star swears up a storm, grabs her breasts, and acts pretty sassy in this clip — and we like it.
We know the basics on Sandra Lee: the hardscrabble story; the "Evangelist's fervor" with which she pursued success; her relationship with new York's governor; her deep commitment to the state's food banks. At this point, even shots at her Semi-Homemade empire feel cheap and stale. And yet, a new profile — perhaps the…
Best part of the interview? "'I like to create what I call ‘tablescapes,' " she explains. 'It's so much more fun when you organize your table around a theme, don't you think?'" O, RLY? (And, yes, then she creates an ominous-sounding "Founding Fathers" tablescape.)
In picture after picture, Sandra Lee is like a virgin. Suggests Stacey London, "there's the idea of purity and the fact they aren't married and she's trying to not look like the girlfriend."
Beat this for a lede: "Newly minted Gov. Cuomo spent the night in his parents' old bedroom with First Girlfriend Sandra Lee and the power couple's newest "baby" — a 2-month-old cockatoo." Oh yes, the era of Lee has begun!
Okay, yes, they're only dating. But still! Thanks to Megan for reminding us of this particular abomination: Sandra Lee's Kwanzaa cake.