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Anyone Know Why Cooking w/ Dexter was Canned?

opinionatedchef Feb 26, 2014 04:25 PM

I am not knowledgeable about the inside shenanigans of various media. I loved Cooking w/ Dexter(CWD), Pete Well's NYTimes series on cooking w/ his young son, but it lasted only 2 years and ended in 2011. Pete is apparently now the NYTimes restnt critic. While researching something else, I read his last piece of CWD yesterday, but I didn't grok whether he was ending it or being told to end it, and/or why. Can someone enlighten me? thx much.

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    4X4 Feb 27, 2014 05:32 AM

    I think he fled Miami during a hurricane and became a lumberjack. :)

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      cwdonald Feb 26, 2014 05:04 PM

      It was replaced by Cooking with Hannibal.. first recipe is fava beans with a nice chianti...

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        small h Feb 26, 2014 04:28 PM

        Because it was an embarrassment to food, parenting, and journalism? Just a guess.

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