Padma Lakshmi Hawking NYTimes.com Eick December 9, 2008 Top Chef, YouTube 1 Comment The New York Times has a new marketing campaign to promote their website called “Conversations.” They’ve produced 12 videos of different celebrities talking about what they read on NYTimes.com.Â Three of the videos feature celebrities from the world of Food – two feature Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi.Â Below, she lays on a couch, looking damn good, and talks about what she reads on NYTimes.com. In the second video, she helps NY Giants player Justin Tuck learn how to do a runway walk: Also, Chef Eric Ripert is featured in a video with Cynthia Nixon: The videos are kind of lame, but semi-interesting. Artistically they seem to have been really well done. But hey, if you can’t get enough of Eric Ripert, or you love every chance you get to see Padma, here you go. The following two tabs change content below.BioLatest Posts Eick Latest posts by Eick (see all) Live in DC? Do More Tomorrow! - June 5, 2013 Surge Wins Discontinued Foods Bracket! - April 12, 2013 Discontinued Foods Bracket FINAL VOTE: Surge vs. Planter’s Cheez Balls - April 10, 2013 One Response Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Current day month ye@r * Leave this field empty * Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.