[Sca-cooks] Dessert plagiarism

Johnna Holloway johnnae at mac.com
Fri Feb 17 10:43:50 PST 2012

It's the turn of the phrase that I am finding fun...
"The front page of the New York Post  "This puff-pastry princess is a  
purported plagiarist"?"

Puff-pastry princess indeed.

I suspect her contract called for 100 per cent original material and  
that's why the Food Network isn't pleased.


On Feb 17, 2012, at 1:37 PM, Susan Lin wrote:

> Here's another article about this: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2102027/TV-chef-Anne-Thornton-fired-Food-Network-plagiarising-recipes-Martha-Stewart.html
> I think it's getting harder and harder to come up with a new  
> original idea
> or recipe but that doesn't give anyone the right to steal someone  
> else's.
> Shoshanah
> On Fri, Feb 17, 2012 at 6:01 AM, Johnna Holloway <johnnae at mac.com>  
> wrote:
>> The news broke yesterday that the Food Network axed Anne Thornton  
>> and her
>> show Dessert First for
>> recipe plagiarism. "The New York Post, citing unnamed sources,  
>> writes that
>> Thornton's plagiarism had three targets: Ina Garten, Martha Stewart  
>> and
>> 2006 cookbook "The Essence of Chocolate.""

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