If you've listened to the show for longer than 20 seconds, you know I LOVE to cook and I watch the Food Network and Cooking Channel FAR too much. I have a sense that each and every chef and I have a personal friendship. I know their favorite meals, their children's names, their spouses...

One of our FAVORITES is of course Giada de Laurentiis. We're not the first, and won't be the last, to point out she LOVES to over-pronounce anything in Italian. And we love it. And YOU do too, as you called with your favorite pronunciations.

Some of our favorites: