Alison Roman’s New York Times cooking column is “on temporary leave” following her judgemental and controversial comments on Chrissy Teigen and Marie Kondo, according to The Daily Beast.
The food columnist bashed consumer culture during an interview earlier this month, and went after celebrities who have capitalized on their fame by selling and promoting products with their names on them.
Roman specifically named Kondo and Teigen’s business models as ones she would never imitate:
“Like the idea that when Marie Kondo decided to capitalize on her fame and make stuff that you can buy, that is completely antithetical to everything she’s ever taught you,” she noted. “I’m like, damn, b*tch, you f*cking just sold out