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Padma Lakshmi Just Wants To Eat Her Samosa In Peace

The Top Chef host and executive producer has become more outspoken about immigrants’ and women’s rights — especially with her new TV show and children’s book.

Julián Castro On Nachos And Government

The former presidential candidate and HUD secretary talks about hunger policy, the Goya boycott, and the politics of sharing nachos.

Why Candidates Shouldn’t Eat Corn Dogs

One false bite could cost you the presidency.

The Pasta That Won Obama Re-Election

Sam Kass shares stories of his time as the Obama family’s chef -- cooking on Air Force One, smuggling special ingredients in to the White House, and creating a dish that came to be known as 'lucky pasta'.

Life Lessons from the Pizza Hut Lunch Buffet

Comedian Tim Dillon and Dan go out for lunch in Tim's home town on Long Island. Tim talks about why the seafood he grew up with is so important to him, and why rich people don't care about food.

“No Murder, Yes Pork Chops,” Says Comic Negin Farsad

The Iranian-American Muslim comedian says everything is negotiable -- even religious law. Plus, the former policy advisor uses her lamb kebab to school us on campaign finance reform.