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Rachael Ray

Rachael Domenica Ray (born August 25, 1968) is an American television personality, businesswoman, celebrity chef and author. She hosts the syndicated talk and lifestyle program Rachael Ray, and three Food Network series, (30 Minute Meals, Rachael Ray's Tasty Travels and $40 a Day). Ray wrote cookbooks based on the 30 Minute Meals concept, and launched a magazine, Every Day with Rachael Ray, in 2006. Ray's television shows have won two Daytime Emmy Awards. Rachael Ray was born in Glens Falls, New York. Her parents are Elsa Scuderi, an Italian (Sicilian) American, and James Ray, who is of French, Scottish and Welsh descent. She moved to Cape Cod, Massachusetts where her family owned four restaurants. When Ray was 8, her family moved to Lake George, New York. Her mother managed restaurants in upstate New York. In 1995 Ray moved to New York City. One of her first jobs there was at the candy counter at Macy's, where she eventually managed the fresh foods department. She later helped open a New York City market. Moving back to upstate New York, Ray managed Mister Brown's Pub at The Sagamore, a hotel on Lake George. From there, she became a buyer at Cowan & Lobel, a gourmet market in

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DJ Paul
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Paula Deen can drop all the n-bombs she wants ... DJ Paul is still down with the celebrity chef, and says he'd love to get in the kitchen with her today.The Three 6 Mafia rapper -- slash chef… READ MORE >

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The good people of Rhode Island might need to shell out $5 a head if they want to keep watching shows like "Dr. Phil" and "Rachael Ray."CBS is suing Global Broadcasting -- which owns WLNE in… READ MORE >

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Fake Rachael Ray Ad -- Read the Fine Print

Fake Rachael Ray Ad
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- 1870 days ago
Rachael Ray Loves a Stiff Cocktail Weiner

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- 1977 days ago
Rachael Ray: Meat Me in Manhattan

Rachael Ray: Meat Me in Manhattan

Rachael Ray showed off her stellar orthodontia and filled her piehole with a mouthful of meat at a NYC food festival this weekend.Look at those gorgeous bicuspids! See Also Rachael's Show Hates… READ MORE >

- 2110 days ago
Is Rachael Ray's Food Network Show a Crock?

Is Rachael Ray's
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"Inside Dish with Rachael Ray" was a stolen recipe, according to a new lawsuit. TMZ has obtained court documents filed in Los Angeles Federal Court in which a syndicated radio host claims The Food… READ MORE >

- 2815 days ago
Martha Bitchslaps Rachael Over Barry

Martha Bitchslaps Rachael Over Barry

Martha Stewart threw rival talk-show diva Rachael Ray into her wicker-and-jute ring this morning, and, in her inimitably patrician way, gave her a verbal smackdown for daring to air her show with… READ MORE >

- 2821 days ago
Rachael Ray, Oye Vey! Why'd You Pick Diane?

Rachael Ray, Oye Vey! Why'd You Pick Diane?

Princess of Perk Rachael Ray brought her act to talk-show land this morning, and did her best as a chat neophyte to attract, presumably, a younger female audience by welcoming as her very first… READ MORE >

- 2866 days ago
Rachael To Martha: "Out of My Kitchen, Bee-Yotch!"

Rachael To Martha: "Out of My Kitchen, Bee-Yotch!"

Let the battle of the spatulas begin: Four staffers from Martha Stewart's show tried to sneak into a taping of junior domestic diva Rachael Ray's show last week, but a security guard who works for… READ MORE >

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