Now that the fat lady’s sung (
to the Grey Lady!) on who has actually been behind the Twitter handle, we decided to scroll back to beginning of the satirical account to revisit some of her/ @RuthBourdain his best tweets.
Thanks, Ruth (
Josh Friedland of Maplewood, NJ), for three years of being the food world’s favorite mashup (it’s the cronut, now). You always knew the wrong right thing to say.
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The first tweet.
Paula Deen jokes were funny even back in 2010.
We were sad, too.
Like meat in front of a vegetarian.
Ruth and Martha? Yes.
That time you got in a fight with KFC.
and the real Bourdain had to tell you to tread lightly.
We got in on the jokes!
Fun Facts on The Braiser, October 2012.
And then (kinda) hung out with Ruth.
50 Shades of Chicken, November 2012
Even Ruth dreams of Cronuts.
Hahahaha, but actually.
If only that were true...
and if only you weren't off with Julia birthday by 15 days.
This makes us blush with you.
Said Charles Saatchi never.
I see what you did there.
Seeing the beauty in every tweet.
It could top the charts, for real.
The last tweet before the reveal.
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