David Fishman, Tween Food Critic

There's a terrifically entertaining article about David Fishman, a 12-year-old food critic in the latest GQ. While I would normally be compelled shove a tween critic, GQ's food writer Alan Richman manages to temper the boy's undeniable precociousness by highlighting his natural inexperience and desire to learn.

Read the entire article here.


  1. Are you sure this article isn't an early April Fool's joke? If not, I feel kinda bad for laughing all the way thru it.

  2. I think it's meant to be a bit funny. That journalist walks a fine line between reserved admiration and light contempt.