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Wednesday, May 19, 2010

CALDERON'S VISIT:"Race to "downplay glamor of state dinner"..."

WASHINGTON-Rick Bayless, the Chicago superstar chef, was Twittering from the White House kitchen about today's Obama White House state dinner honoring Mexican President Felipe Calderon and his wife, Margarita Zavala. Until the Tweets stopped. The White House kitchen is for cooking, not Tweeting.Bayless' contemporary Mexican cuisine made his Frontera Grill and Topolobampo restaurants at 445 N. Clark a favorite of President Obama and first lady Michelle.He was given the unpaid honor of being a guest chef, working the state dinner-the second of the Obama administration-alongside of White House House chef Cristeta Comerford. The White House press operation wanted to downplay the glamor aspect of the state dinner; these are tough economic times....

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