TV Club: The final four culinarily reflect on Charleston as Top Chef sprints towards the finale
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- Guys, we need to talk about Brooke.
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- Brooke is brilliant, but Brooke is mean to herself. For the last several episodes, she’s become the embodiment of a thousand-yard stare. Her words are prickly, her general countenance sharp and jagged. Sure, she’s been in the bottom a few times while Sheldon and John (who competed with her in Seattle) took top honors, but the shoe’s also been on the other foot. She says she found her stride near the end of Seattle, but that she’s yet to find a similar …