Widely reviled blogger-turned-restaurant critic Danyelle Freeman, a.k.a. Restaurant Girl, is out at The Daily News. Her reviews were amusing — who else could get away with lines like this: "Each doughy pocket gets plumped with a vivacious mix of four cheeses and spackled with a silky lettuce sauce." Also, don't miss these videos of her [...]
The man behind the clever and witty but fake @restaurantgirl outs himself: It was Adam Robb, from The Life Vicarious. He first sets up her "bleak" origin story as if she's some sort of comic book hero:
She a functional illiterate who through the freak accident of newspaper syndication received the extraordinary power to cast judgment [...]
Ecco, an imprint of Harper Collins, has bought the North American publishing rights to an upcoming book from Danyelle Freeman (aka Restaurant Girl). Tentatively titled Gourmet Glossary, in its pages she'll "explain everything you need to know about the way we dine today."
Freeman famously clawed her way up the ladder, going from blogging about restaurants [...]