The LuLac Edition #1280, Aug. 28th, 2010
PHOTO INDEX: OUR INTERVIEW LOGO.
One of the stars of the hit TLC reality show “Cake Boss” has been charged with sexually assaulting a minor according to WPIX TV. Remy Gonzalez was arrested on August 17 by police in New Jersey and was charged with two counts of aggravated sexual assault, two counts sexual assault, two counts endangering the welfare of a child, two counts aggravated criminal sexual conduct and two counts criminal sexual conduct. Gonzalez, who appears on the show as one of the cake decorators, is the brother-in-law of the show’s star, Buddy Valastro. “Cake Boss” chronicles a family-run bakery in Hoboken, N.J. , that produces custom-made cakes. This week we had the opportunity to speak with someone who actually is a big fan of the show, “Cake Boss” and traveled one morning to New Jersey to see the bakery and pick up some treats.
Q: Why the fascination with Cake Boss?
A: It’s a fun show. The people are real characters.
Q: What time did you leave?
A: 4 in the morning to get to HoBoken. When we got there shortly after 6:30pm there was a line out the door.
Q: What did you buy?
A: We just found small things. There were cakes that were priced at over a hundred bucks but we just got a few things.
Q: Like what?
A: A few canolis, cookies, brownies.
Q: You drove all the way for that?
A: Hey, I’m a fan.
Q: Any thoughts on the recent charges against one of the decorators?
Q: Next time I’ll recommend my favorite bakery.
A: Which is?
Q: The Sanitary in Nanticoke.
A: Oh yeah, I hear you’re going to reference them in your new book.
A: What are you calling it?
Q: Buy the book. When it comes out.
A: I will. I’ll read t with a canoli.